Background & Basic Data
Official Name: The People’s Republic of Bangladesh
Political System: Parliamentary Democracy
Capital Name: Dhaka
Time Zone: GMT +6 Hours.
Location: between 20°34′ to 26°38′ north latitude and 88°01′ to 92°41′ east longitude.
Boundary: East, West and North: India
South East: Myanmar (Burma)
South: Bay of Bengal
Area: 56,977 sq miles or 147,570 sq km. Territorial water:12 Nautical Miles or 22 km
Bangladesh has three major Sea Port: Chittagong, Mongla & Paira
Main Seasons: Summer (March-May),
Rainy Seasons : (June-September) Winter (December-February)
Seasonal crops and fruits: Rice, Jute, Wheat, Tobacco, Spices, Vegetables, Jackfruit, Banana, Mango, Coconut, Pineapple.
Natural Resources: Natural Gas, Coal, Lime, White, Clay, Granite, Glass
The current population of Bangladesh is 165,375,504 as of Wednesday, December 2, 2020, based on Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data.