Tongibari Upazila

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Tongibari

টংগিবাড়ী
Tongibari is located in Bangladesh
Tongibari
Tongibari
Location in Bangladesh
Coordinates: 23°30′N 90°27.5′E / 23.500°N 90.4583°E / 23.500; 90.4583Coordinates: 23°30′N 90°27.5′E / 23.500°N 90.4583°E / 23.500; 90.4583
Country Bangladesh
DivisionDhaka Division
DistrictMunshiganj District
Area
 • Total149.96 km2 (57.90 sq mi)
Population
 (1991)
 • Total176,881
 • Density1,200/km2 (3,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+6 (BST)
WebsiteOfficial Website of Tongibari

Tongibari (Bengali: টঙ্গিবাড়ী) is an Upazila of Munshiganj District[1] in the Division of Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Geography[edit]

Tongibari is located at {{#|23°30′N 90°27.5′E|}} . It has 31346 households and total area 149.96 km².

Demographics[edit]

As of the 1991 Bangladesh census, Tongibari has a population of 176881. Males constitute 52.46% of the population, and females 47.54%. This Upazila's eighteen up population is 83593. Tongibari has an average literacy rate of 35.6% (7+ years), and the national average of 32.4% literate.[2]

Administration[edit]

Tongibari has 12 Unions/Wards, 113 Mauzas/Mahallas, and 160 villa

Primary schools[edit]

Here is a list of all the primary schools in this Upazila.

Secondary schools[edit]

Here is a list of all the secondary schools in this Upazila.

Colleges[edit]

Here is a list of all the colleges in this Upazila.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Masuma Sultana Champa (2012), "Tongibari Upazila", in Sirajul Islam and Ahmed A. Jamal (ed.), Banglapedia: National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh (Second ed.), Asiatic Society of BangladeshCS1 maint: uses authors parameter (link)
  2. ^ "Population Census Wing, BBS". Archived from the original on 2005-03-27. Retrieved November 10, 2006.