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Map of Bangladesh

Map of Bangladesh

Bordering Countries: Burma, India
Demonym: Bangladeshi
Population: 166,280,712 (2014)
Population Growth Rate: 1.60% (2014)
Government: unitary parliamentary constitutional republic
Capital City: Dhaka
Capital Coordinates: 23°42′N 90°21′E
Capital Time Zone: UTC+6
Currency: Taka
Currency Code: BDT
Currencies Issued: poisha taka
GDP: $113.0 billion (2011)
Per Capita Income: $701 (2011)
GDP Growth Rate: 5.80% (2013)
Inflation Rate: 7.60% (2013)
Unemployment Rate: 5.00% (2013)
Foreign Debt: $25.2 billion (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: BD
Internet Country Code: .bd
Number of Internet Users: 617300 (2009)
Calling Code: 880
Electrical Generation Capacity: 10260000 kW (2013)
Independence: 1971 from Pakistan
Area: 143,998 square km (130,168 km land) (13,830 km water)
Coastline: 580 km
Lowest Point: Indian Ocean (0 m)
Highest Point: Keokradong (1,230 m)
Life Expectancy: 70.65 years (2014)
Fertility Rate: 2.45 (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate: 45.67 per 1000 (2014)
HIV Prevalence: 0.10% (2012)
Adult Obesity Prevalence: 1.10% (2008)
Human Development Index: 0.500 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 2.7 (2011)
Literacy: 56.80 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 7

Number of coins in catalogue: 1

Number of stamps in catalogue: 6

Location of Bangladesh in Asia

Regional Map for Bangladesh

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