Population

197.01 million (2017) 

Official language

English and Urdu 

Currency

Pakistani rupee () 

Official Statistics Office

Pakistan Bureau of Statistics 

Trade Associations

Pakistan Publishers and Booksellers’ Association (PPBA) 

National Book Foundation 

Annual Book Fairs

VAT on Books

No

Fixed Book Price System

No

Statistics

Pakistan Publishing Market Profile (PA, 2006)[link to download/view] 

Useful Contacts

British Council
Email: info@britishcouncil.org.pk
Tel: 0092-4235718040 

Department for International Trade
Email: DIT.Pakistan@fco.gov.uk
Tel: +92 (21) 3 5827000 

Tazkia AbbasCreative IndustriesKarachi
Email:
Tazkia.Abbas@fco.gov.uk  

Book Distributors