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Contents: City Districts and Subdistricts

The population of the city districts (thanas) and subdistricts (upazilas) in the Metropolitan Area of Dhaka.

NameStatusDistrictPopulation
census
1991-03-13
Population
census
2001-01-22
Population
census
2011-03-15
Adabor [split from Mohammadpur]City District (Thana)Dhaka......203,989
Badda (Bādda)City District (Thana)Dhaka......536,621
Bandar (Kadamrasul)Subdistrict (Upazila)Narayanganj212,572250,220312,841
Bangshal [split from Kotwali]City District (Thana)Dhaka......186,952
Biman Bandar (Airport)City District (Thana)Dhaka...5,07910,626
CantonmentCity District (Thana)Dhaka...117,464131,864
Chak Bazar [split from Lalbagh]City District (Thana)Dhaka......156,147
Dakshinkhan [split from Uttara]City District (Thana)Dhaka......255,931
Darus Salam [split from Mirpur]City District (Thana)Dhaka......159,139
DemraCity District (Thana)Dhaka......226,679
DhanmondiCity District (Thana)Dhaka......147,643
Gazipur Sadar (Gāzipur)Subdistrict (Upazila)Gazipur588,492866,5401,820,374
Gendaria [split from Sutrapur]City District (Thana)Dhaka......137,721
GulshanCity District (Thana)Dhaka......253,050
Hazaribagh (Hāzāribāgh)City District (Thana)Dhaka...127,370185,639
Jatrabari [split from Demra]City District (Thana)Dhaka......443,601
Kadamtali [split from Shyampur]City District (Thana)Dhaka......370,895
Kafrul (Kāfrul)City District (Thana)Dhaka......396,182
Kalabagan [split from Dhanmondi]City District (Thana)Dhaka......118,660
Kamrangir Char (Kāmrāngir Char)City District (Thana)Dhaka......93,601
KeraniganjSubdistrict (Upazila)Dhaka530,174603,114794,360
KhilgaonCity District (Thana)Dhaka......327,717
Khilkhet [split from Badda]City District (Thana)Dhaka......130,053
KotwaliCity District (Thana)Dhaka......62,087
Lalbagh (Lālbāgh)City District (Thana)Dhaka......369,933
MirpurCity District (Thana)Dhaka......500,373
MohammadpurCity District (Thana)Dhaka......355,843
MotijheelCity District (Thana)Dhaka......210,006
Narayanganj SadarSubdistrict (Upazila)Narayanganj604,561882,9711,323,600
New Market [split from Dhanmondi]City District (Thana)Dhaka......49,523
PallabiCity District (Thana)Dhaka......596,835
Paltan [split from Motijheel]City District (Thana)Dhaka......59,639
RamnaCity District (Thana)Dhaka......200,973
Rampura [split from Khilgaon]City District (Thana)Dhaka......224,079
SabujbaghCity District (Thana)Dhaka...291,207376,421
Savar (Sābhār)Subdistrict (Upazila)Dhaka378,034587,0411,385,910
Shah Ali [split from Mirpur & Pallabi]City District (Thana)Dhaka......115,489
Shahbagh [split from Ramna]City District (Thana)Dhaka......68,140
Sher-E-Bangla Nagar [split from Tejgaon, Kafrul & Mohammadpur]City District (Thana)Dhaka......137,573
Shyampur (Shyāmpur)City District (Thana)Dhaka......184,062
Sutrapur (Sutrāpur)City District (Thana)Dhaka......211,210
TejgaonCity District (Thana)Dhaka......148,255
Tejgaon Industrial Area [split from Tejgaon & Gulshan]City District (Thana)Dhaka......146,732
Turag [split from Uttara]City District (Thana)Dhaka......157,316
UttaraCity District (Thana)Dhaka......179,907
Uttar Khan [split from Uttara]City District (Thana)Dhaka......78,933
Dhaka [Dacca]Statistical Metropolitan Area6,487,4599,672,76314,543,124

Source: Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (web).
The area and density of Dhaka's city districts are rough estimates.