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Complete details about Myanmar in Asia with capital city Rangoon (Yangon)

Country NameMyanmar (Myanma Pye)
Country CodeMMR
Capital CityRangoon (Yangon)
ContinentAsia
RegionSoutheast Asia
Independence Year1948
Population45611000
Surface Area676578.0
Life Expectancy54.9 years
GNP180375.0 (old 171028.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Burmese [official]     (69.0%)
Chin     (2.2%)
Kachin     (1.4%)
Karen     (6.2%)
Kayah     (0.4%)
Mon     (2.4%)
Rakhine     (4.5%)
Shan     (8.5%)

Major Cities

Rangoon (Yangon), Rangoon [Yangon]     (population 3361700)
Mandalay, Mandalay     (population 885300)
Moulmein (Mawlamyine), Mon     (population 307900)
Pegu (Bago), Pegu [Bago]     (population 190900)
Bassein (Pathein), Irrawaddy [Ayeyarwad     (population 183900)
Monywa, Sagaing     (population 138600)
Sittwe (Akyab), Rakhine     (population 137600)
Taunggyi (Taunggye), Shan     (population 131500)
Meikhtila, Mandalay     (population 129700)
Mergui (Myeik), Tenasserim [Tanintha     (population 122700)
Lashio (Lasho), Shan     (population 107600)
Prome (Pyay), Pegu [Bago]     (population 105700)
Henzada (Hinthada), Irrawaddy [Ayeyarwad     (population 104700)
Myingyan, Mandalay     (population 103600)
Tavoy (Dawei), Tenasserim [Tanintha     (population 96800)
Pagakku (Pakokku), Magwe [Magway]     (population 94800)

Myanmar's most recent News and Stories

Myanmar Tweets

From @iPrime0211 on Mon Nov 20 04:47:29 EST 2017 RT @TIME: Aung San Suu Kyi blames illegal immigration for the "spread of terrorism" https://t.co/BXH90VoTP5
From @syazu_syazwan on Mon Nov 20 04:47:27 EST 2017 @AbdollarSyamil Ikr ! And kiteorang from malaysia myanmar philippines and vietnam !
From @susanemoney on Mon Nov 20 04:47:19 EST 2017 RT @TIME: Aung San Suu Kyi blames illegal immigration for the "spread of terrorism" https://t.co/BXH90VoTP5
From @prasadpadala81 on Mon Nov 20 04:47:17 EST 2017 RT @TIME: Aung San Suu Kyi blames illegal immigration for the "spread of terrorism" https://t.co/BXH90VoTP5
From @mattsibley on Mon Nov 20 04:47:12 EST 2017 RT @BBC: Mosha is the first elephant in the world to have a prosthetic leg after stepping on a landmine near the Thai-Myanmar border. ?????
From @elzaanknipe on Mon Nov 20 04:47:11 EST 2017 RT @syeddoha: #Rohingya I am going to withhold my comments until I hear officially from BD Govt about repatriation. I will stand by you if?
From @johannakao on Mon Nov 20 04:47:07 EST 2017 RT @akuhnNPRnews: China rolls out new strategy for Rakhine State. It appears to step into a leadership vacuum left by Myanmar's ASEAN neigh?
From @iura_egorov7741 on Mon Nov 20 04:47:04 EST 2017 RT TIME "Aung San Suu Kyi blames illegal immigration for the "spread of terrorism" https://t.co/LNeb5z8N1T"
From @ThantSinLinn1 on Mon Nov 20 04:46:59 EST 2017 RT @SayTan39736200: @MissUniverse #MissUniverse #Myanmar https://t.co/G29lTFGowN
From @PVamplify on Mon Nov 20 04:46:58 EST 2017 RT @cape_diamond: Our kindhearted @AungNaingSoeAns invites all of you for their next hearing on 27th Nov which is also his 27th Birthday. H?
From @PolandMFA on Mon Nov 20 04:46:57 EST 2017 Dep. FM @mmagierowski during #ASEM #FMM13 summit in #Myanmar took part in two plenary sessions: - Synergizing Peac? https://t.co/Sbbh7hTslH
From @IvanMosovitch on Mon Nov 20 04:46:52 EST 2017 RT @Terrorism_Newz: Aung San Suu Kyi Blames Illegal Immigration for the 'Spread of Terrorism' - TIME https://t.co/Z3DIRQI3XI
From @natzumi5 on Mon Nov 20 04:46:52 EST 2017 RT @syeddoha: #Rohingya I am going to withhold my comments until I hear officially from BD Govt about repatriation. I will stand by you if?
From @mariellesangalo on Mon Nov 20 04:46:46 EST 2017 RT @syeddoha: #Rohingya I am going to withhold my comments until I hear officially from BD Govt about repatriation. I will stand by you if?
From @Shoaibthinks on Mon Nov 20 04:46:45 EST 2017 RT @TheRealPCB: Four-day ACC Level 2 Umpiring Course is taking place at NCA, Lahore. A total number of 19 officials from 14 countries: Sing?