According to the Economic Survey, the population of Pakistan is close to 225 million. In the country, 88 million people live in cities while 149 million people live in rural areas.
According to the survey report, the unemployment rate in the country is 6.3 percent, the labor force is more than 77 million, 45 million people are unemployed and 67.2 million people are working in the country.
According to the report, the literacy rate in Pakistan has been recorded as 62.8%, in men as 73.4% and in women as 59.09%.
The federation and the provinces spent 1.7% of the total GDP on education.
The literacy rate in Punjab was recorded at 66.3%, in Sindh at 61.8%, in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa at 55% and in Balochistan at 4.5%.