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Islamabad ( Urdu: اسلام آباد‎) is the capital city of Pakistan, and is federally administered as part of the Islamabad Capital Territory. Built as a planned city in the 1960s to replace Karachi as Pakistan's capital, Islamabad is noted for its high standards of living, safety, and abundant greenery.</p> <p>With a population of 1,014,825 as per the 2017 Census, Islamabad is the 9th largest city in Pakistan, while the larger Islamabad-Rawalpindi metropolitan area is the country's third largest with a population exceeding four million.<br /> The name of the city, Islamabad, is derived from two words, Islam and abad, meaning ``City of Islam``. Islam is an Urdu word which refers to the religion of Islam and -abad is a Persian suffix indicating an inhabited place or city. The name is influenced from the Mughal name for the port city of Chittagong, previously known as Islamabad
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