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Bangladesh

 

Sri Lanka

 Bangladesh
All information: Bangladesh
 
 Sri Lanka
All information: Sri Lanka
 
Area:147,630 km² 65,610 km²
Population:163,046,000 21,803,000
Official language:Bengali Sinhala

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Government

Government form:Parliamentary republic Presidential republic
Independent since:1971 n.Chr. 1948 n.Chr.
Capital:Dhaka Colombo


Population

Inhabitants per km²:1,104.4 332.3
Life expectancy males:70.6 years 73.4 years
Life expectancy females:74.3 years 80.1 years
Average age:25.1 years 31.4 years
Birthrate:18.18 ‰ 15.83 ‰
Deathrate:5.53 ‰ 6.65 ‰
Migrationrate:-3.00 ‰ -1.30 ‰


Quality of life

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Political stability:40 57
Civil rights:25 44
Health:43 59
Climate:45 57
Cost of Living:64 52
Popularity:29 24


Economy

Currency: Taka (1 BDT = 100 Poisha) Sri Lanka Rupee (1 LKR =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:4.2 % 4.2 %
Inflation rate:5.59 % 3.53 %
Cost of Living:49.20 % 49.00 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:33.40 % 55.20 %
Average income:1,733 € 3,591 €
Corruption index:26 (very bad) 38 (bad)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:270,274 Mio €1.66 M € 75,041 M €3.44 M €
Gross national product:282,479 Mio €1.73 M € 78,333 M €3.59 M €
Exported goods:40,071 M €0.25 M € 17,342 M €0.80 M €
Imported goods:57,544 M €0.35 M € 21,940 M €1.01 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:369,105 km2.26 km 114,093 km5.23 km
Railways:2,460 km0.02 km 1,562 km0.07 km
Waterways:8,370 km0.05 km 160 km0.01 km
Harbours:3760.002 970.004
Airports:180.000 180.001


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:53.65 bn kWh329,047.92 kWh 12.67 bn kWh581,112.69 kWh
Energy production:60.51 bn kWh371,121.89 kWh 13.66 bn kWh626,519.29 kWh
CO2 emissions:84.25 m t516.70 t 23.36 m t1,071.52 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+880 +94
Internet domain:.bd .lk
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:1,449,6469 2,473,875113
Mobile phones:165,572,0001,015 30,282,9841,389
Internet server:71,1640 9,5520
Internet users:21,032,955129 7,437,733341



Healthcare system

Hospital beds/1000 inh.:0.80 3.60
Physicians per 1000 inh.:0.53 0.96
Diabetes sufferers:9.2 % 10.7 %
HIV sufferers:0.02 % 0.01 %
Tuberculosis sufferers:2.2 % 0.6 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:94.0 % 85.0 %
Smokers:39.1 % 22.9 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Bangladesh and Sri Lanka

Daytime temperatures:30.8 °C 28.9 °C
Nighttime temperatures:21.7 °C 21.5 °C
Relative humidity:74 % 80 %
Absolute humidity:20 g/m³ 20 g/m³
Rain days per year:138 136.8
Sunshine hours per day:5.6 6.0


Native languages

Bengali:97.7 % n/a
Sinhala:n/a 74.0 %
Tamil:n/a 18.0 %
Chakma:0.4 % n/a
Marma:0.2 % n/a
Garo:0.1 % n/a
Khasi:0.1 % n/a
Santhali:0.1 % n/a
Tripuri:0.1 % n/a
other:1.3 % 8.0 %


Religions

Islam:89.5 % 9.7 %
Buddhism:0.5 % 70.2 %
Hinduism:9.6 % 12.6 %
Christianity:0.3 % 7.4 %
other:0.1 % 0.1 %