Barisal Sadar Upazila

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Barisal Sadar
বরিশাল সদর
Upazila
Barisal Sadar is located in Bangladesh
Barisal Sadar
Barisal Sadar
Location in Bangladesh
Coordinates: 22°42′N 90°22′E / 22.700°N 90.367°E / 22.700; 90.367Coordinates: 22°42′N 90°22′E / 22.700°N 90.367°E / 22.700; 90.367
Country  Bangladesh
Division Barisal Division
District Barisal District
Area
 • Total 307.59 km2 (118.76 sq mi)
Population (1991)
 • Total 414,281
 • Density 1,300/km2 (3,500/sq mi)
Time zone BST (UTC+6)
Website Official Map of the Barisal Sadar Upazila

Barisal Sadar (Bengali: বরিশাল সদর) is an Upazila of Barisal District in the Division of Barisal, Bangladesh.[1]

Geography[edit]

Barisal Sadar is located at 22°42′00″N 90°22′00″E / 22.7000°N 90.3667°E / 22.7000; 90.3667. It has 114,774 households and a total area of 324.41 km². [2]

Demographics[edit]

According to provisional results of the 2011 national census, the population of Barisal Sadar Upazila stands at 527,017. Males constitute 52.72% of the population, and females 47.28%. The population density is about 1625 people per km².

Administration[edit]

Barisal Sadar has 20 Unions/Wards, 189 Mauzas/Mahallas, and 128 villages.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ushasi Eashika Khan (2012). "Barisal Sadar Upazila". In Sirajul Islam and Ahmed A. Jamal. Banglapedia: National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh (Second ed.). Asiatic Society of Bangladesh. 
  2. ^ "Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics Region Census 2011 page 17" (PDF). Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 2014-09-20.