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  • Independence day date: Date.
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  • National anthems: National anthem.
  • National tree: Name of tree.

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STAT Bangladesh Pakistan
Full name People's Republic of Bangladesh Islamic Republic of Pakistan
Independence day date March 26 August 14
Land border length 4,246 km
Ranked 44th.
6,774 km
Ranked 13th. 60% more than Bangladesh
National anthems Amar Shonar Bangla ( My Golden Bengal ) Qaum\u012b Tar\u0101na ( National Anthem )
National tree Mango tree Deodar
Neighboring countries and territories Burma India Afghanistan (L) China (L) India Iran Oman (M)
Number of maritime boundary neighbours 2
Ranked 112th.
Ranked 68th. 50% more than Bangladesh
Overview <p>Bangladesh is one of the world&#039;s most densely populated countries, with its people crammed into a delta of rivers that empties into the Bay of Bengal.</p> <p>Poverty is deep and widespread; almost half of the population live on less than one dollar a day. However, Bangladesh has reduced population growth and improved health and education. </p> <p>The major employer is agriculture, but it is unable to meet the demand for jobs. So, many Bangladeshis - in common with citizens from other countries in the region - seek work abroad, sometimes illegally.</p><br> <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-12650940">Full Article</a> <p>The Muslim-majority state of Pakistan occupies an area which was home to some of the earliest human settlements and where two of the world&#039;s major religions, Hinduism and Buddhism, were practised. </p> <p>The modern state was born out of the partition of the Indian sub-continent in 1947 and has faced both domestic political upheavals and regional confrontations. </p> <p>Created to meet the demands of Indian Muslims for their own homeland, Pakistan was originally made up of two parts.</p><br> <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-12965779">Full Article</a>


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