Area

261,228 sq miles

Currency

Burmese kyat (K)

GDP

US$67.40 billion

If Myanmar Were 100 People

  • 68 would be Bamar
  • 9 would be Shan
  • 7 would be Kayin (Karen)
  • 4 would be Rakhaing
  • 3 would be Chinese
  • 2 would be Indian
  • 2 would be Mon
  • 5 would be other

Inflation

10.8%

Language Spoken

Burmese

Percentage: Religion

  • 88 Buddhist
  • 6 Christian
  • 4 Muslim
  • 2 Hindu, Animist and other

Population

c 54.94 million

Population per Sq Km

Myanmar: 83

USA: 30

UK: 270

Time

Myanmar Standard Time (GMT/UTC plus 6½ hours)