Businesses in Sunamganj District

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 17.5%
 Education: 15.6%
 Hotels & Travel: 9.1%
 Restaurants: 8.9%
 Financial Services: 7.4%
 Community & Government: 6.9%
 Religion: 6.9%
 Medical: 6.5%
 Professional Services: 5.6%
 Industry: 5.4%
 Other: 10.2%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Loan companies114.30.1
Other accommodation113.80.1
Area of Sunamganj District, Sylhet Division369.6 km²
Population176,831
Male Population88,495 (50%)
Female Population88,336 (50%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +182.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +31.8%
Median Age18.9
Male Median Age18.3
Female Median Age19.6
Area Codes871
NeighborhoodsMallikpur
Local TimeSunday 10:45 AM
TimezoneBangladesh Standard Time
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Lat & Lng25.06889° / 91.40243°
Postal Codes30003001300230103020More

Sunamganj District, Sylhet Division - Map

Sunamganj District, Sylhet Division Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population62,605102,156134,154176,831
Population Density169.4 / km²276.4 / km²363.0 / km²478.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sunamganj District Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 31.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Sunamganj District, Sylhet Division+182.5%+73.1%+31.8%
Sylhet+211.9%+83.6%+36.7%
Bangladesh+125.7%+51.8%+22.6%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sunamganj District, Sylhet Division Median Age

Median Age: 18.9 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Sunamganj District, Sylhet Division18.9 years19.6 years18.3 years
Sylhet19.9 years20.5 years19.3 years
Bangladesh23.2 years23.3 years23.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Sunamganj District, Sylhet Division Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 512,37411,98324,358
5-914,42713,83228,260
10-1411,88811,30623,194
15-198,3197,72916,048
20-246,5617,95714,518
25-296,2727,65613,929
30-345,0645,88310,948
35-395,0455,21610,262
40-444,5684,4619,029
45-493,4083,0116,419
50-543,3232,8866,210
55-591,8421,4383,281
60-642,3842,2934,678
65-691,0799191,998
70-741,4401,3362,777
75-79501430931
80-84000
85 Plus000
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Sunamganj District, Sylhet Division Population Density

Population Density: 478.5 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Sunamganj District, Sylhet Division176,831369.6 km²478.5 / km²
Sylhet11.4 million12,424.2 km²916.0 / km²
Bangladesh160.5 million139,726.1 km²1,148 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sunamganj District, Sylhet Division Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 900 to 2100
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Sunamganj District
 Area Code 17: 58.1%
 Area Code 871: 25.8%
 Area Code 19: 5.4%
 Area Code 18: 4.3%
 Other: 6.5%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Sunamganj District, Sylhet Division CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Sunamganj District, Sylhet Division79,417 t0.45 t214.9 t/km²
Sylhet6,047,756 t0.53 t486.8 t/km²
Bangladesh86,978,104 t0.54 t622.5 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Sunamganj District, Sylhet Division CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)79,417 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita0.45 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)214.9 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtHigh (10)
FloodHigh (10)
EarthquakeHigh (7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.
4. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and International Research Institute for Climate and Society - IRI - Columbia University. 2005. Global Drought Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4VX0DFT.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
3/21/197:30 AM4.477.3 km10,000 m29km NW of Nongstoin, Indiausgs.gov
8/17/1812:04 PM3.878.8 km10,000 m36km WNW of Nongstoin, Indiausgs.gov
4/25/179:14 AM4.380.9 km31,190 m40km WNW of Nongstoin, Indiausgs.gov
4/18/177:01 AM4.523.9 km34,060 m4km NW of Chhatak, Bangladeshusgs.gov
2/11/178:05 PM4.461 km36,940 m16km WNW of Nongstoin, Indiausgs.gov
1/24/174:25 AM4.379.6 km35,000 m8km N of Shillong, Indiausgs.gov
10/19/1612:20 AM4.436.5 km29,790 m33km NNW of Baniachang, Bangladeshusgs.gov
5/7/162:43 AM4.153.6 km37,620 m14km NE of Cherrapunji, Indiausgs.gov
9/6/1211:27 AM4.547 km45,100 mMeghalaya, India regionusgs.gov
8/4/1211:36 PM4.260.9 km56,800 mIndia-Bangladesh border regionusgs.gov

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Sunamganj District, Sylhet Division

Sunamganj (Bengali: সুনামগঞ্জ Sunamgonj) is a district located in north-eastern Bangladesh within the Sylhet Division.   ︎  Sunamganj District Wikipedia Page

Postal Codes

Percentage of businesses by Postal Codes in Sunamganj District
 Postal Code 3000: 93.3%
 Postal Code 3100: 4.4%
 Other: 2.2%

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