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Places in Bhutan

Find information on almost all places in Bhutan. Whether you are looking for information on regions in Bhutan or information on cities and places in Bhutan, this website is the right place in the web to start your search.

Facts and figures about Bhutan at a glance

Bhutan is a sovereign country on the continent of Asia. Bhutan covers a total area of 47,000.0 km2 and has a population of approximately 699,847 people.

The capital of Bhutan is Thimphu (Thimphu) with a population of 98,676 people.

Facts and figures about Bhutan
CountryCodeAreaPopulationP/km2
BhutanBT47,000.0 km2699,847 people14.9

Population density in Bhutan
Population density
14.9 p/km2 (very low)
Very low population density in Bhutan
Bhutan: Very low population density

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Map of Bhutan

Map of Bhutan

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Information on Bhutan

Information on Bhutan
NameOfficial nameCodeStatusRegionsCapitalContinent
BhutanKingdom of BhutanBTSovereign country20 Thimphu ThimphuAsia

Time in Bhutan

Time in Bhutan
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 - 11:09amNoWed, 28 Jun 2017 - 11:09amUTC +6.0Asia/Thimphu

Currency in Bhutan

Currency in Bhutan
CurrencyAbbreviation
NgultrumBTN

Languages in Bhutan

Languages in Bhutan
Languages
Dzongkha

Neighbouring countries of Bhutan

Neighbouring countries of Bhutan
Neighbouring countries
China, India

Telecommunication in Bhutan

Telecommunication in Bhutan
International calling codeInternet top level domain (TLD)
+975.bt

Latitude & Longitude of Bhutan

Latitude & Longitude of Bhutan
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map27°30'00.0"N (27.5000000°)90°30'00.0"E (90.5000000°)

Regions in Bhutan

Regions in Bhutan
Regions
There are 20 primary administrative regions in Bhutan. Have a closer look at the regions in Bhutan.

Largest places in Bhutan

There are 6 places in Bhutan with a population of more than 10,000 people.
Largest places in Bhutan
PlaceNoPopulation
Thimphu Thimphu1.98,676
Punakha Punākha2.21,500
Tsirang Tsirang3.18,667
Phuntsholing Phuntsholing4.17,043
Pemagatshel Pemagatshel5.13,864
Sarpang Sarpang6.10,416

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External sources of information on Bhutan

Bhutan on Wikipedia

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