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Complete details about Bangladesh in Asia with capital city Dhaka

Country NameBangladesh (Bangladesh)
Country CodeBGD
Capital CityDhaka
ContinentAsia
RegionSouthern and Central Asia
Independence Year1971
Population129155000
Surface Area143998.0
Life Expectancy60.2 years
GNP32852.0 (old 31966.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Bengali [official]     (97.7%)
Chakma     (0.4%)
Garo     (0.1%)
Khasi     (0.1%)
Marma     (0.2%)
Santhali     (0.1%)
Tripuri     (0.1%)

Major Cities

Dhaka, Dhaka     (population 3612850)
Chittagong, Chittagong     (population 1392860)
Khulna, Khulna     (population 663340)
Rajshahi, Rajshahi     (population 294056)
Narayanganj, Dhaka     (population 202134)
Rangpur, Rajshahi     (population 191398)
Mymensingh, Dhaka     (population 188713)
Barisal, Barisal     (population 170232)
Tungi, Dhaka     (population 168702)
Jessore, Khulna     (population 139710)
Comilla, Chittagong     (population 135313)
Nawabganj, Rajshahi     (population 130577)
Dinajpur, Rajshahi     (population 127815)
Bogra, Rajshahi     (population 120170)
Sylhet, Sylhet     (population 117396)
Brahmanbaria, Chittagong     (population 109032)
Tangail, Dhaka     (population 106004)
Jamalpur, Dhaka     (population 103556)
Pabna, Rajshahi     (population 103277)
Naogaon, Rajshahi     (population 101266)
Sirajganj, Rajshahi     (population 99669)
Narsinghdi, Dhaka     (population 98342)
Saidpur, Rajshahi     (population 96777)
Gazipur, Dhaka     (population 96717)

Bangladesh's most recent News and Stories

Bangladesh Tweets

From @ibhagwa_n on Mon Mar 27 04:35:12 EDT 2017 RT @BJPLive: Under the leadership of Banga Bandu, the people of Bangladesh fought against injustice & achieved a remarkable victory: PM #Ma?
From @smimtiaz2001 on Mon Mar 27 04:35:05 EDT 2017 ?Scared? father of Bangladesh ?tree girl? ends treatment https://t.co/3GnMa4EzaI
From @BawaHS on Mon Mar 27 04:34:53 EDT 2017 #Terror attack in #Bangladesh: #BSF on high alert https://t.co/gVKndcgfN3 https://t.co/5UPDcK2QLB
From @yespunjab on Mon Mar 27 04:34:53 EDT 2017 #Terror attack in #Bangladesh: #BSF on high alert https://t.co/wPXcgy417C https://t.co/gew2DtTeIv
From @etribune on Mon Mar 27 04:34:23 EDT 2017 'Scared' father of #Bangladesh 'tree girl' ends treatment https://t.co/3fmYh64Mlf https://t.co/uku2ydxIof
From @ibhagwa_n on Mon Mar 27 04:34:22 EDT 2017 RT @BJPLive: Greetings to the people of Bangladesh on their Independence Day: PM @narendramodi #MaanKiBaat #BJPNewsTrack https://t.co/gMfZ2?
From @Aj_online on Mon Mar 27 04:34:03 EDT 2017 RT @taslimanasreen: Muslim group demands removal of Mujibur Rahman's statue in Kolkata calling it anti-Islam.W.Bengal becming Bangladesh. C?
From @suvojitc on Mon Mar 27 04:33:50 EDT 2017 RT @DhakaTribune: #BRAC founder #Fazle Hasan Abed named in world?s 50 greatest leaders https://t.co/tzA8x0WUaH #GreatestLeader @BRACworld
From @ochamyanmar on Mon Mar 27 04:33:44 EDT 2017 RT @OCHAAsiaPac: JUST RELEASED: Weekly regional humanitarian snapshot features #DPRK #Bangladesh #Myanmar #Philippines #Australia: https://?
From @pierre_peron on Mon Mar 27 04:33:43 EDT 2017 RT @OCHAAsiaPac: JUST RELEASED: Weekly regional humanitarian snapshot features #DPRK #Bangladesh #Myanmar #Philippines #Australia: https://?
From @shazmikk on Mon Mar 27 04:33:32 EDT 2017 RT @faujitweets: TWO NATION THEORY will live for ever. Time for Bangladesh to understand what, where and when went wrong? https://t.co/v77?
From @Moon27348788 on Mon Mar 27 04:33:28 EDT 2017 RT @MamataOfficial: Strongly condemn the suicide attack in Sylhet. My solidarity with brothers and sisters in Bangladesh
From @watchlisting2 on Mon Mar 27 04:33:25 EDT 2017 Two suspected militants killed in battle with Bangladeshi troops after blasts kill six https://t.co/jPKTdXYnxX
From @DAngel987 on Mon Mar 27 04:33:14 EDT 2017 RT @HarounRashid2: Bangladesh turns us down again from playing two T20's in Lahore. Wish PCB wud stop begging these phateechers.
From @sushiant10 on Mon Mar 27 04:33:13 EDT 2017 RT @UNWatch: #ShameList Backed murderous Iran regime @UN_HRC: Bangladesh Bolivia Burundi China Cuba Egypt India Indonesia Iraq Kenya Kyrgyz?