Harirampur Upazila

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Harirampur
হরিরামপুর
Upazila
Harirampur is located in Bangladesh
Harirampur
Harirampur
Location in Bangladesh
Coordinates: 23°44′N 89°58′E / 23.733°N 89.967°E / 23.733; 89.967Coordinates: 23°44′N 89°58′E / 23.733°N 89.967°E / 23.733; 89.967
Country  Bangladesh
Division Dhaka Division
District Manikganj District
Area
 • Total 245.42 km2 (94.76 sq mi)
Population (1991)
 • Total 156,326
 • Density 637/km2 (1,650/sq mi)
Time zone BST (UTC+6)
Website Official Map of Harirampur

Harirampur (Bengali: হরিরামপুর) is an Upazila of Manikganj District in the Division of Dhaka, Bangladesh.[1]

Geography[edit]

Harirampur is located at 23°44′00″N 89°58′00″E / 23.7333°N 89.9667°E / 23.7333; 89.9667 . It has 30,136 households and a total area of 245.42 km².

Demographics[edit]

According to the 2001 Bangladesh census, Harirampur had a population of 171,274. Males constituted 84,994, and females 86,280.[2] The population of those aged 18 and older was 80,752. Harirampur had an average literacy rate of 30.2% (7+ years), against the national average of 32.4%.[3]

Administration[edit]

Harirampur has 13 Unions/Wards, 210 Mauzas/Mahallas, and 253 villages.

Education[edit]

There are many education institute in Harirampur Upazila.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Manoranjan Mandal (2012), "Harirampur Upazila", in Sirajul Islam and Ahmed A. Jamal, Banglapedia: National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh (Second ed.), Asiatic Society of Bangladesh 
  2. ^ "Bangladesh Population Index". Population Census Wing, BBS. BGD Government. Retrieved 16 August 2013. 
  3. ^ "Population Census Wing, BBS.". Archived from the original on 2005-03-27. Retrieved November 10, 2006.