Ten fun facts about Bangladesh

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Fact 1:
There are more than 50 million cell phones in use in Bangladesh.

Fact 2:
Bangladesh has a estimated population of more than 150 million, which makes it the eight biggest country in the world.

Fact 3:
There are 17 airports located in Bangladesh.


Fact 4:
The name Bangladesh means "Country of Bengal" in the official Bengali language.

Fact 5:
Bangladesh produces about 80 films a year.

Fact 6:
The most popular sport in Bangladesh is cricket.

Fact 7:
Bangladesh has one of the largest coastal mangrove forests in the world.

Fact 8:
Mahasthangarh is Bangladesh's oldest known city site.

Fact 9:
The currency in Bangladesh is named Taka.

Fact 10:
The capital of Bangladesh is Dhaka.

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Short about Bangladesh
Bangladesh, officially the People's Republic of Bangladesh is a sovereign state located in South Asia.


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Population
156,895,000

Sources
CIA The World Factbook



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