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Bangladesh's Quick Facts

Land Area 130,170 km2
Water Area 18,290 km2
Total Area 148,460 km2
Population 156,186,882
Population Density 1,052.05 / km2
Government Type Parliamentary Republic
GDP (PPP) $628.00 Billion
GDP Per Capita $3,900
Currency Taka (BDT)
Largest Cities
  • Dhaka (21,005,860)
  • Chittagong (5,019,824)
  • Khulna (953,745)
  • Rajshahi (907,732)
  • Sylhet (851,808)
  • Bogra (775,034)
  • Comilla (588,772)
  • Barisal (483,506)
  • Rupganj (481,718)
  • Mymensingh (459,983)
  • 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.
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  • Fish: Hilsa
  • Flower: Water Lily
  • Mammal: Ganges River Dolphin
  • Sport: Kabaddi
  • Tree: Mango

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