Basic Information of
Emerged as independent and sovereign
Official Name : The People’s Republic of
State language : Bangla, over 98% of the people
country in 1971.
speak in Bangla, however, English is widely spoken.
Total area is 144 570 sq. km.
Bangladesh has a population of
about 150 million.
Population density : 1100 /sq. km
Capital city : Dhaka
Name of currency : Taka (৳)
• Average life expectancy : 64
years (BBS, 2006)
Literacy rate : 78.8%(male81.3% & female- 75.2%)
Average per capita income : US
Phone per 100 people : 78
Agriculture, industry, services.
Nature of government
Bangladesh has a Unitary form of
President is the Head of the state .
Prime Minister is the Head of the
Main Seasons in
3 main seasons:
1. Rainy season
3. Summer season
Culture of Bangladesh
Drama and theatre is an old
tradition that is very popular.
Tribal dances are very
The traditional music of
Bangladesh is very popular.