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General information

 BangladeshSri Lanka
Region:South AsiaSouth Asia
Area:147,630 km²65,610 km²
Official language:BengaliSinhala
Government form:Parliamentary republicPresidential republic
Independent since:1971 n.Chr.1948 n.Chr.
Capital:DhakaColombo

Population

 BangladeshSri Lanka
Population:164,689,00021,919,000
Inhabitants/km²:1,115.6334.1
Life expectancy males:Ø 71 yearsØ 74 years
Life expectancy females:Ø 75 yearsØ 80 years
Average age:Ø 25.1 yearsØ 31.4 years
Birthrate:17.87 ‰15.54 ‰
Deathrate:5.53 ‰6.75 ‰
Migrationrate:-2.93 ‰-1.24 ‰

Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
Visit also: Explanations and country ranking on quality of life (in german only)

 BangladeshSri Lanka
Political stability:3452
Civil rights:2544
Health:4360
Climate:4654
Cost of Living:8853
Popularity:3534

Economy

 BangladeshSri Lanka
Currency: Taka
(1 BDT = 100 Poisha)
Sri Lanka Rupee
(1 LKR =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:5.3 %4.8 %
Inflation rate:5.69 %6.15 %
Cost of Living:42.89 %35.16 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:33.40 %55.20 %
Average income:2,010 US$3,720 US$
Corruption index:26 (very bad)38 (bad)


 BGD:
total
per 1000
inh.
LKA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Gross domestic product:324,239 M US$1.97 M US$80,707 M US$3.68 M US$
Gross national product:330,628 M US$2.01 M US$81,475 M US$3.72 M US$
Exported goods:38,776 M US$0.24 M US$19,414 M US$0.89 M US$
Imported goods:57,256 M US$0.35 M US$24,562 M US$1.12 M US$

Infrastructure

 BGD:
total
per 1000
inh.
LKA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Roadways:369,105 km2.24 km114,093 km5.21 km
Railways:2,460 km0.01 km1,562 km0.07 km
Waterways:8,370 km0.05 km160 km0.01 km
Harbours:4270.003960.004
Airports:180.000180.001

Energy balance

 BGD:
total
per 1000
inh.
LKA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Energy consumption:53.65 bn kWh325,764.78 kWh12.67 bn kWh578,037.32 kWh
Energy production:60.51 bn kWh367,418.95 kWh13.66 bn kWh623,203.61 kWh
CO2 emissions:82.76 m t502.52 t21.63 m t986.82 t

Telecommunication

 BangladeshSri Lanka
International dialing:+880+94
Internet domain:.bd.lk

 BGD
total
BGD
per 1000
inh.
LKA
total
LKA
per 1000
inh.
Landlines:1,449,64692,291,464105
Mobile cellulars:165,572,000100530,778,5821404
Internet server:71,16409,5520
Internet users:21,244,9301297,477,294341
Broadband Internet:9,521,970581,992,42991

Healthcare system

 BangladeshSri Lanka
Hospital beds per 1000 pop.:0.803.60
Physicians per 1000 inh.:0.530.96
Diabetes:9.2 %10.7 %
HIV:0.02 %0.01 %
Tuberculosis:2.2 %0.6 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:94.0 %85.0 %
Smokers:39.1 %22.9 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Bangladesh and Sri Lanka

 BangladeshSri Lanka
Daytime temperatures:29.9 °C29.7 °C
Nighttime temperatures:20.9 °C21.7 °C
Rel. humidity:75 %80 %
Rain days:11.111.1
Sunshine hours per day:5.66.0

Native languages

 BangladeshSri Lanka
Bengali:97.7 %n/a
Sinhala:n/a74.0 %
Tamil:n/a18.0 %
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

 BangladeshSri Lanka
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 %