Langadu Upazila

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Langadu
লংগদু
Upazila
Langadu is located in Bangladesh
Langadu
Langadu
Location in Bangladesh
Coordinates: 22°57′N 92°9′E / 22.950°N 92.150°E / 22.950; 92.150Coordinates: 22°57′N 92°9′E / 22.950°N 92.150°E / 22.950; 92.150
Country  Bangladesh
Division Chittagong Division
District Rangamati District
Area
 • Total 388.5 km2 (150.0 sq mi)
Population (1991)
 • Total 54,490
 • Density 140/km2 (360/sq mi)
Time zone BST (UTC+6)
Website Official Map of Langadu

Langadu (Bengali: লংগদু) is an Upazila of Rangamati District[1] in the Division of Chittagong, Bangladesh.

Geography[edit]

Langadu is located at 22°57′00″N 92°09′00″E / 22.9500°N 92.1500°E / 22.9500; 92.1500 . It has 10571 households and total area 388.5 km².

Demographics[edit]

As of the 1991 Bangladesh census, Langadu has a population of 54490. Males constitute 53.01% of the population, and females 46.99%. This Upazila's eighteen up population is 26617. Langadu has an average literacy rate of 27.5% (7+ years), and the national average of 32.4% literate.[2]

Administration[edit]

Langadu has 7 Unions/Wards, 29 Mauzas/Mahallas, and 131 villages.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gautam Chandra Modak (2012), "Langadu 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.