Double Mooring Thana

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Double Mooring
Double Mooring is located in Bangladesh
Double Mooring
Double Mooring
Location in Bangladesh
Coordinates: 22°20.3′N 91°48.5′E / 22.3383°N 91.8083°E / 22.3383; 91.8083Coordinates: 22°20.3′N 91°48.5′E / 22.3383°N 91.8083°E / 22.3383; 91.8083
Country  Bangladesh
Division Chittagong Division
District Chittagong District
 • Total 26.99 km2 (10.42 sq mi)
Population (1991)
 • Total 319,945
 • Density 11,854/km2 (30,700/sq mi)
Time zone BST (UTC+6)

Double Mooring (Bengali: ডবলমুরিং) is a Thana of Chittagong District[1] in the Division of Chittagong, Bangladesh.


Double Mooring is located at 22°20′15″N 91°48′30″E / 22.3375°N 91.8083°E / 22.3375; 91.8083 . It has 58780 households and total area 26.99 km².


At the 1991 Bangladesh census, Double Mooring had a population of 319,945, of whom 185,888 were aged 18 or older. Males constituted 58.8% of the population, and females 41.2%. Double Mooring had an average literacy rate of 56.6% (7+ years), against the national average of 32.4%.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Golam Kibria Bhuiyan (2012), "Double Mooring Thana", in Sirajul Islam; Ahmed A. Jamal, 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.