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Bangladeshi Symbols

  • Animal: Royal Bengal Tiger
  • Bird: Oriental Magpie Robin
  • Coat of Arms:

    Flag of Bangladesh

  • Coat of Arms: The emblem of Bangladesh was adopted in 1971. It is composed of a water lily in the center, with sheaves of rice on either side. The four stars above represent the four founding principles: nationalism, secularism, socialism and democracy.
  • Flag of Bangladesh
  • Fish: Hilsa
  • Flower: Water Lily
  • Mammal: Ganges River Dolphin
  • Sport: Kabaddi
  • Tree: Mango

Bangladesh's Information

Flag of Bangladesh
Land Area 130,170 km2
Water Area 18,290 km2
Total Area 148,460km2 (#92)
Population 156,186,882 (#8)
Population Density 1,199.87/km2
Government Type Parliamentary Republic
GDP (PPP) $628.00 Billion
GDP Per Capita 3,900$
Currency Taka (BDT)
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This page was last updated on September 29, 2015.