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Statistics of Noakhali Dist.


 

General Information

 

Geographical location

 

 

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2206  north latitude and from 9038 east longitude to 9138 o east longitude.

Boundary

 

 

 

 

 

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To the north, Chandpur & Comilla districts, to the east, Feni river & Comilla district, to the south, Bay of Bengal and to the west, Lakshmipur district and river Meghna.

Area

:

3,601 Sq. KM

Nature of land

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High & moderately high land.

Administrative Info

 

 

 

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Upazilla-6 ( Sadar, Begumganj, Chatkhil, Companiganj, Senbagh & Hatia ) Thana-2 ( Sonaimuri & Char Jabbar )

Union

:

83

Barrister Moudud Ahmed

Law Minister

Barkat Ullah Bulu

Adviser, Ministry of Commerce 

Pourasava

:

Village

:

987

Mouza

:

913

Distance from Dhaka

:

191 KM

Division

:

Chittagong

Mentionable river

:

Dakatia and Meghna

Population

:

25,85,000 

Men

:

12,78,000

Women

:

13,07,000

Ratio of men & women

:

100:102

Density of Population

:

718 per Sq. KM

Rate of literacy 

:

57.02%

Muslim 

:

90%

Hindu

:

8%

Others

:

2%

Primary School 

:

1,023 (Govt. & non-govt.)

Secondary School 

:

209 (Govt. & non-govt.)

College

:

20

Polytechnic Institute

:

1

Nurses' Training Centre

:

1

Youth Development Training Centre

:

1

P. T. I.

:

1

Science & Technology University

:

1

Agriculture Training Institute

:

1

Textile Engineering Institute 

:

1

Vocational Training Institute

:

1

Place your

Contact
Tele: 9560225, 9550055
E-mail: laksmipurbarta@hotmail.com 

Place your

Contact
Tele: 9560225, 9550055
E-mail: laksmipurbarta@hotmail.com 

Religious Institutions

Madrasha 

:

120

Mosque 

:

2,416

Temple 

:

290

Church  

:

3

Communication-related Information

Metalled Road

:

122.12 KM

Kancha Road 

:

3,668   KM

Railway

:

26        KM

Agriculture-related Information

Total cultivated land

:

1,59,385 Hector

Fallow land 

:

48,010       ,,

Cultivable fallow land 

:

12,300       ,,

Current fallow land

:

10,285       ,,

One-crop land 

:

81,700       ,,

Two-crop land

:

86,600       ,,

Three-crop land

:

38,500       ,,

Number of Agriculture Block

:

167            ,,

Land under irrigation

:

40,000  Hector

Space for

Contact
Tele: 9560225, 9550055
E-mail: laksmipurbarta@hotmail.com 

Crops Produced

Rice, Wheat, Ground-nut, Potato, Chilli, Onion, Garlic, Maize, Soya-bean, Pulses. Besides, various seasonal vegetable are grown here.

Industries

1. Al-Amin Bread & Biscuit Factory Ltd.

2. Habib Vegetable Products Ltd.

3. Globe Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

4. Globe Biscuit Factory Ltd.

5. Farhana Textile Mills Ltd.

6. Delta Jute Mills Ltd.

7. Dost Textile Mills Ltd.

8. Chaumuhani Gobinda Oil Mills Ltd.

9. Gouri Shankar Oil Mills Ltd.

Space for

Contact
Tele: 9560225, 9550055
E-mail: laksmipurbarta@hotmail.com 

Upazilla 

Area (Sq. KM)

Men

Women

Total ( M+W) 

Rate of literacy (%)

Begumganj

   426

3,87,000

4,02,000

7,89,000

65.4 

Chatkhil 

   134

1,09,000

1,17,000

2,26,000

72.0

Companiganj 

   305

1,06,000

1,08,000

2,14,000

54.7

Hatia 

1,508

1,74,000

1,70,000

3,44,000

33.4

Senbagh

  156

1,21,000

1,31,000

2,52,000

68.9

Sadar

1,072

3,81,000

3,79,000

7,60,000

47.7

Total 

3,601

12,78,000

13,07,000

25,85,000

57.02    (average) 

As per 2001 census