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Demographics of Bangladesh

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Bangladesh - Changing of Population Pyramid & Demographics (1950-2100)

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Week2-1 Demographic transitions in Bangladesh

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Population boom in Bangladesh

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Demographics of Bangladesh

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Population of Bangladesh 2019

Bangladesh is largely ethnically homogeneous, and its name derives from the Bengali ethno-linguistic group which comprises 98% of the population. The Chittagong Hill Tracts, Sylhet, Mymensingh and North Bengal divisions are home to diverse indigenous peoples. There are many dialects of Bengali spoken throughout the region. The dialect spoken by those in Chittagong and Sylhet are particularly distinctive. The population is estimated at 163 million (2016). About 86% of Bangladeshis are Muslims, followed by Hindus (12%), Buddhists (1%) and Christians (0.5%) and others (0.5%).
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