Bangladesh,officially the People’s Republic of Bangladesh,, is a country in South Asia, bordered by India and Myanmar, at the apex of the Bay of Bengal. It is separated from Nepal and Bhutan by the narrow Siliguri Corridor.It is the world’s eighth most populous country and the ninety-second largest country by area, making it one of the most densely populated nations on Earth. The majority of the population are Muslims, followed by Hindus, with diverse Buddhist and Christian.
Population: 2015 estimate 168,957,745 (8th)
Density: 1,033.5/km2 (12th)
Calling Code: +880
More than 98% of Bangladeshis speak Bengali as their native language, which is also the official language.English is also used as a second language among the middle and upper classes and is also widely used in higher education and the legal system.
Islam is the largest religion in Bangladesh, making up 86.6% of the population. The country is home to most Bengali Muslims, the second largest ethnic group in the Muslim world. The majority of Bangladeshi Muslims are Sunni, followed by the Shia and Ahmadiya. Roughly 4% are non-denominational Muslims.Bangladesh has the fourth-largest Muslim population in the world and is the third-largest Muslim majority country after Indonesia and Pakistan. Read More