Population of Bangladesh 2021

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Population of Bangladesh 2021

Bangladesh, officially the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, is a country in Southern Asia. Bangladesh is the eight most populous country in the world & one of the most densely populated also. By Land area its 92nd largest country in world As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of Bangladesh in 2020 is 164,689,383 (164 million ot  16.46 Crores)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Bangladesh Population 2021

Bangladesh has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of 1.01%. Its estimated population in 2021 is  166,303,494 (166 million)* equivalent to 2.11% of the total world population. The total Land Area of Bangladesh is  130,168 sq. km (50,258 sq. mi) & the Population Density of Bangladesh is 1265 per Km2 (3277 people per mi2).

Population of Bangladesh in 2021 –  166 million or 16.63 Crores (Approx)
Bangladesh 2020 Population
Total Population164,689,383 (164 million or 16.46 Crores)
Global Rank8th
Share of World Pop.2.11%
Land Area 130,168 sq. km (50,258 sq. mi)
Area Rank92
Capital City
1265 person/sq.km
Bangladesh Demographics
Fertility Rate*2.05
Infant mortality rate**25.6
Median Age27.6 Years
Life Expectancy73.57 years
Urban Population39.4  %

Source: United Nation World  Populations Prospects 

*Fertility rate, average number of children born to women during their reproductive years.

**Infant mortality rate is the number of deaths per 1,000 live births of children under one year of age.

Religion in Bangaldesh
  • Islam – 90.4%
  • Hinduism – 8.5%
  • Buddhism – 0.6%
  • Christianity – 0.4%
  • Others – 0.1%

Source: Wikipedia

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