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People's Republic of Bangladesh

  • গণপ্রজাতন্ত্রী বাংলাদেশ  (Bengali)
  • Gônoprojatontri Bangladesh
Anthem: "Amar Shonar Bangla" (Bengali)
"My Golden Bengal"


March: "Notuner Gaan"
"The Song of Youth"[1]
Bangladesh (orthographic projection).svg
Capital
and largest city
Dhaka
23°45′50″N90°23′20″E / 23.76389°N 90.38889°E / 23.76389; 90.38889
Official language
and national language
Bengali[2]
Regional languages
Ethnic groups
(2011[3])
Religion
(2011[5])
Demonym(s)Bangladeshi
GovernmentUnitary
dominant-partyparliamentary
constitutionalrepublic
Abdul Hamid
Sheikh Hasina
Shirin Chaudhury
Syed Mahmud Hossain
LegislatureJatiya Sangsad
26 March 1971
• V-Day
16 December 1971
16 December 1972
Area
• Total
148,460[6] km2 (57,320 sq mi) (92nd)
• Water (%)
6.4
Population
• 2018 estimate
Increase161,376,708[7][8] (8th)
• 2011 census
149,772,364[9] (8th)
• Density
1,106/km2 (2,864.5/sq mi) (7th)
GDP (PPP)2020 estimate
• Total
Increase$864.883 billion[10] (30th)
• Per capita
Increase$5,138[10] (135th)
GDP (nominal)2020 estimate
• Total
Increase$317.768 billion[10] (35th)
• Per capita
Increase$1,887[10] (140th)
Gini (2016)32.4[11]
medium
HDI (2018)Increase 0.614[12]
medium · 135th
CurrencyBangladeshi taka () (BDT)
Time zoneUTC+6 (BST)
Date formatdd-mm-yyyy AD
Driving sideleft
Calling code+880
ISO 3166 codeBD
Internet TLD.bd
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Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on November 27, 2020


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