Itna Upazila

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Itna
ইটনা
Upazila
Itna is located in Bangladesh
Itna
Itna
Location in Bangladesh
Coordinates: 24°32′N 91°5′E / 24.533°N 91.083°E / 24.533; 91.083Coordinates: 24°32′N 91°5′E / 24.533°N 91.083°E / 24.533; 91.083
Country  Bangladesh
Division Dhaka Division
District Kishoreganj District
Area
 • Total 401.94 km2 (155.19 sq mi)
Population (1991)
 • Total 132,948
 • Density 330/km2 (860/sq mi)
Time zone BST (UTC+6)
Website Official Map of Itna

Itna (Bengali: ইটনা) is an Upazila of Kishoreganj District in the Division of Dhaka, Bangladesh.[1]

Geography[edit]

Itna is located at 24°32′00″N 91°05′00″E / 24.5333°N 91.0833°E / 24.5333; 91.0833 . It has 23943 households and total area 401.94 km².

Demographics[edit]

As of the 1991 Bangladesh census, Itna has a population of 132948. Males constitute 52.14% of the population, and females 47.86%. This Upazila's eighteen up population is 63852. Itna has an average literacy rate of 16% (7+ years), and the national average of 32.4% literate.[2]

Administration[edit]

Itna has 8 Unions/Wards, 85 Mauzas/Mahallas, and 117 villages.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Saurav Jahangir (2012), "Itna Upazila", in Sirajul Islam and 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.