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Gaibandha Sadar Upazila

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Country  Bangladesh
District  Gaibandha District
Area  320.2 km²
Division  Rangpur Division
Time zone  BST (UTC+6)
Population  437,268 (2011)
Gaibandha Sadar Upazila
Website  Official Map of Gaibandha Sadar

Gaibandha Sadar (Bengali: গাইবান্ধা সদর) is an Upazila of Gaibandha District in the Division of Rangpur Division, Bangladesh.

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Map of Gaibandha Sadar Upazila, Bangladesh

Geography

Gaibandha Sadar is located at 25.3250°N 89.6278°E / 25.3250; 89.6278. It has 68,483 households and a total area of 320.25 km².

Demographics

According to the 1991 Bangladesh census, Gaibandha Sadar had a population of 359,226, of whom 172,249 were aged 18 or over. Males constituted 50.6% of the population, and females 49.4%. Gaibandha Sadar had an average literacy rate of 28.2% (7+ years), against the national average of 32.4% .

Administration

Gaibandha Sadar has 1 municipality, 13 Unions, 150 Mauzas/Mahallas, and 127 villages.

Education

Ahammad Uddin Shah Shishu Niketon School & College, founded in 1982 is a significant educational institution. & according to Banglapedia, Gaibandha Government Boys' High School, founded in 1885, is a notable secondary school.

References

Gaibandha Sadar Upazila Wikipedia


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