Outline of Myanmar

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The location of Myanmar.
An enlargeable map of Myanmar.

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Myanmar:

Myanmar, also known as Burma, is the most extensive country in mainland Southeast Asia.[1] The country is bordered by the People's Republic of China on the northeast, Laos on the east, Thailand on the southeast, Bangladesh on the west, and India on the northwest, with the Bay of Bengal to the southwest. One-third of Burma's total perimeter, 1,930 kilometers (1,199 mi), forms an uninterrupted coastline. The country's culture, heavily influenced by neighbours, is based on Theravada Buddhism intertwined with local elements.

An enlargeable basic map of Myanmar
An enlargeable topographic map of Myanmar

General reference[edit]

Geography of Myanmar[edit]

Main article: Geography of Myanmar
 China 2,185 km (1,358 mi)
 Thailand 1,800 km (1,100 mi)
 India 1,463 km (909 mi)
 Laos 235 km (146 mi)
 Bangladesh 193 km (120 mi)

Environment of Myanmar[edit]

An enlargeable satellite image of Myanmar

Natural geographic features of Myanmar[edit]

Regions of Myanmar[edit]

Regions of Myanmar

Ecoregions of Myanmar[edit]

Administrative divisions of Myanmar[edit]



Self-Administered Zones

Self-Administered Divisions

Districts of Myanmar[edit]
Main article: Districts of Myanmar
Municipalities of Myanmar[edit]

Demography of Myanmar[edit]

Demographics of Myanmar

Government and politics of Myanmar[edit]

Politics of Myanmar

Branches of government[edit]

Main article: Government of Myanmar

Executive branch of the government of Myanmar[edit]

Legislative branch of the government of Myanmar[edit]

Judicial branch of the government of Myanmar[edit]

Foreign relations of Myanmar[edit]

International organization membership[edit]

The Union of Myanmar is a member of:[1]

Burma is 1 of only 7 U.N. members which is not a member of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons.

Law and order in Myanmar[edit]

Law of Myanmar

Military of Myanmar[edit]

Main article: Military of Myanmar

Local government in Myanmar[edit]

States (grey)

Regions (orange)

History of Myanmar[edit]

Culture of Myanmar[edit]

Culture of Myanmar

Art in Myanmar[edit]

Sports in Myanmar[edit]

Sports in Myanmar

Economy and infrastructure of Myanmar[edit]

Economy of Myanmar

Education in Myanmar[edit]

Education in Myanmar

Health in Myanmar[edit]

Main article: Health in Myanmar

See also[edit]

Main article: Myanmar


  1. ^ a b "Burma". The World Factbook. United States Central Intelligence Agency. July 2, 2009. Retrieved July 23, 2009. 

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of Burma

Social organizations and NGOs