Daudkandi Upazila

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Daudkandi
দাউদকান্দি
Upazila
Daudkandi is located in Bangladesh
Daudkandi
Daudkandi
Location in Bangladesh
Coordinates: 23°32′N 90°43′E / 23.533°N 90.717°E / 23.533; 90.717Coordinates: 23°32′N 90°43′E / 23.533°N 90.717°E / 23.533; 90.717
Country  Bangladesh
Division Chittagong Division
District Comilla District
Area
 • Total 376.23 km2 (145.26 sq mi)
Population (1991)
 • Total 458,503
 • Density 1,200/km2 (3,200/sq mi)
Time zone BST (UTC+6)
Website Official Map of Daudkandi

Daudkandi (Bengali: দাউদকান্দি) is an Upazila of Comilla District in the Division of Chittagong, Bangladesh.[1]

Geography[edit]

Daudkandi is located at 23°32′00″N 90°43′00″E / 23.5333°N 90.7167°E / 23.5333; 90.7167 . It has 77,102 households and a total area of 376.23 km².

Demographics[edit]

According to the 1991 Bangladesh census, Daudkandi had a population of 458, 503. Males constituted 50.44% of the population, and females 49.56%. The population aged 18 or over was 215, 409. Daudkandi had an average literacy rate of 29.9% (7+ years), compared to the national average of 32.4%.[2]

Administration[edit]

Upazila Chairman: Major (Retd.) Mohammad Ali

Vice Chairman:

Woman Vice Chairman:

Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO): Muhammad Asaduzzaman

Daudkandi has 15 Unions 1 Pourosova, 281 Mauzas/Mahallas, and 467 villages.

Notable residents[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Uddin, AKM Jasim (2012). "Daudkandi Upazila". In Islam, Sirajul; Jamal, Ahmed A. Banglapedia: National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh (Second ed.). Asiatic Society of Bangladesh. 
  2. ^ "Population Census Wing, BBS.". Archived from the original on 2005-03-27. Retrieved November 10, 2006.