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GDL Area Database (3.6.0)

Free Sub-National Development Indicators

126 indicators, 128 countries, 1337 sub-national regions
35.9 million persons, 8.1 million households
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Total area population in millions

1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Bangladesh (Asia/Pacific)
Total 114 116 119 121 123 126 128 131 133 136 138 141 143 144 146 148 150 152 153 155 157 159 161 163 165
Urban 7.65 9.74 11.8 13.9 16.0 18.1 20.2 22.3 24.4 26.5 28.5 30.6 31.6 32.5 33.5 34.4 35.4 36.3 37.3 39.3 41.3 43.4 45.4 47.4 49.5
Rural 106 106 107 107 107 108 108 109 109 109 110 110 111 112 113 114 114 115 116 116 116 116 116 115 115
Poor 127 126 124 123 121 120 119 117 116 114 113 113 112 111 111 110 110
Nonpoor 8.46 11.6 14.8 18.0 21.2 24.4 27.6 30.8 33.9 37.1 40.3 42.8 45.2 47.7 50.1 52.6 55.0
Lowest 25% 23.3 24.0 24.7 25.4 26.1 26.7 27.4 28.1 28.8 29.5 30.2 30.8 31.4 32.0 32.5 33.1 33.6 34.2 34.7 36.0 37.3 38.6 39.9 41.2 42.5
Second 25% 28.5 29.0 29.5 30.0 30.5 31.0 31.5 32.0 32.5 33.0 33.5 34.0 34.6 35.2 35.8 36.4 37.0 37.6 38.2 38.6 39.1 39.6 40.1 40.5 41.0
Third 25% 28.4 29.2 30.0 30.8 31.5 32.3 33.1 33.9 34.7 35.4 36.2 37.0 37.5 38.0 38.5 39.0 39.5 40.0 40.5 40.5 40.6 40.6 40.7 40.7 40.7
Highest 25% 33.3 33.8 34.3 34.8 35.4 35.9 36.4 36.9 37.4 38.0 38.5 39.0 39.2 39.3 39.5 39.6 39.7 39.9 40.0 40.1 40.2 40.3 40.3 40.4 40.5
Bagerhat, Khulna, Satkhira 5.06 5.08 5.09 5.11 5.13 5.15 5.17 5.19 5.20 5.22 5.24 5.26 5.28 5.30 5.32 5.34 5.36 5.38 5.40 5.44 5.47 5.51 5.54 5.58 5.61
Bandarban, Cox s Bazar 3.01 2.95 2.90 2.84 2.78 2.73 2.67 2.61 2.56 2.50 2.44 2.38 2.45 2.51 2.57 2.64 2.70 2.76 2.82 2.85 2.88 2.91 2.94 2.97 3.00
Barguna, Bhola, Patuakhali 3.49 3.55 3.61 3.67 3.73 3.79 3.85 3.91 3.97 4.03 4.09 4.15 4.15 4.16 4.17 4.17 4.18 4.19 4.19 4.21 4.23 4.25 4.27 4.29 4.30
Barisal, Jhalokati, Pirojpur 5.17 5.24 5.30 5.37 5.44 5.50 5.57 5.64 5.71 5.77 5.84 5.91 5.97 6.03 6.09 6.15 6.21 6.27 6.34 6.46 6.58 6.70 6.82 6.95 7.07
Bogra, Gaibandha, Jaypurhat 4.85 5.03 5.20 5.37 5.55 5.72 5.89 6.06 6.24 6.41 6.58 6.76 6.91 7.07 7.23 7.39 7.54 7.70 7.86 7.26 6.65 6.05 5.45 4.85 4.25
Brahmanbaria, Chandpur, Comilla 11.3 11.2 11.2 11.2 11.1 11.1 11.1 11.1 11.0 11.0 11.0 10.9 11.0 11.0 11.0 11.0 11.0 11.1 11.1 10.7 10.4 10.1 9.76 9.43 9.10
Chittagong 6.49 6.53 6.57 6.61 6.65 6.69 6.73 6.77 6.81 6.85 6.89 6.93 7.09 7.24 7.40 7.55 7.71 7.86 8.02 8.36 8.71 9.05 9.39 9.74 10.1
Chuadanga, Jhenaidah, Kushtia, Meherpur 4.83 4.87 4.91 4.95 4.99 5.03 5.07 5.11 5.15 5.19 5.23 5.27 5.34 5.42 5.49 5.57 5.65 5.72 5.80 5.70 5.61 5.51 5.41 5.32 5.22
Dhaka 5.95 6.25 6.56 6.87 7.17 7.48 7.78 8.09 8.40 8.70 9.01 9.32 9.70 10.1 10.5 10.8 11.2 11.6 12.0 12.6 13.3 13.9 14.6 15.2 15.9
Dinajpur, Nilphamari, Panchagarh, Thakurgaon 5.98 6.02 6.06 6.09 6.13 6.17 6.20 6.24 6.27 6.31 6.35 6.38 6.53 6.69 6.84 6.99 7.14 7.29 7.45 8.00 8.55 9.10 9.65 10.2 10.7
Faridpur, Manikganj, Rajbari 2.85 3.11 3.37 3.64 3.90 4.16 4.43 4.69 4.95 5.21 5.48 5.74 5.40 5.07 4.73 4.39 4.06 3.72 3.38 5.05 6.72 8.39 10.1 11.7 13.4
Feni, Lakshmipur, Noakhali 5.83 5.94 6.04 6.15 6.25 6.36 6.46 6.56 6.67 6.77 6.88 6.98 7.03 7.08 7.12 7.17 7.22 7.27 7.31 7.01 6.71 6.41 6.11 5.80 5.50
Gazipur, Narayanganj, Narsingdi 6.52 6.43 6.34 6.25 6.16 6.07 5.98 5.89 5.81 5.72 5.63 5.54 5.93 6.32 6.71 7.10 7.49 7.88 8.27 8.36 8.44 8.53 8.61 8.69 8.78
Gopalganj, Madaripur, Munshiganj, Shariatpur 6.05 6.05 6.06 6.06 6.06 6.07 6.07 6.07 6.08 6.08 6.08 6.09 6.23 6.38 6.52 6.66 6.81 6.95 7.10 6.53 5.96 5.40 4.83 4.26 3.70
Habiganj, Sunamganj 3.14 3.23 3.32 3.41 3.49 3.58 3.67 3.76 3.85 3.94 4.03 4.12 4.16 4.19 4.23 4.27 4.30 4.34 4.38 5.04 5.70 6.36 7.01 7.67 8.33
Jamalpur, Sherpur, Tangail 6.31 6.57 6.82 7.08 7.34 7.60 7.85 8.11 8.37 8.62 8.88 9.14 9.30 9.46 9.63 9.79 9.96 10.1 10.3 9.91 9.55 9.18 8.81 8.44 8.07
Jessore, Magura, Narail 3.27 3.43 3.58 3.74 3.90 4.05 4.21 4.36 4.52 4.68 4.83 4.99 4.92 4.85 4.78 4.71 4.64 4.58 4.51 4.41 4.32 4.22 4.13 4.03 3.94
Khagrachhari, Rangamati (Chattagram) 0.81 0.91 1.01 1.12 1.22 1.32 1.42 1.52 1.63 1.73 1.83 1.93 1.90 1.86 1.82 1.79 1.75 1.71 1.68 1.98 2.29 2.60 2.91 3.21 3.52
Kishoreganj, Mymensingh, Netrakona 8.24 8.48 8.72 8.95 9.19 9.43 9.66 9.90 10.1 10.4 10.6 10.8 10.9 11.0 11.0 11.1 11.1 11.2 11.2 10.9 10.5 10.2 9.81 9.46 9.11
Kurigram, Lalmonirhat, Rangpur 4.54 4.67 4.80 4.93 5.06 5.19 5.32 5.45 5.58 5.71 5.84 5.97 6.08 6.19 6.31 6.42 6.53 6.64 6.76 6.63 6.50 6.38 6.25 6.12 5.99
Maulvibazar, Sylhet 3.03 3.32 3.61 3.90 4.19 4.49 4.78 5.07 5.36 5.65 5.94 6.24 6.13 6.03 5.93 5.83 5.73 5.63 5.53 5.95 6.37 6.79 7.21 7.64 8.06
Naogaon, Nawabganj, Rajshahi 3.31 3.37 3.44 3.51 3.58 3.64 3.71 3.78 3.85 3.91 3.98 4.05 4.18 4.31 4.44 4.57 4.71 4.84 4.97 5.24 5.51 5.79 6.06 6.33 6.61
Natore, Pabna, Sirajganj 3.58 3.79 4.00 4.22 4.43 4.64 4.86 5.07 5.28 5.50 5.71 5.93 6.09 6.25 6.41 6.58 6.74 6.90 7.06 6.64 6.21 5.78 5.36 4.93 4.50