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TitleCountry Profile : Bhutan
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Country Profile : Bhutan
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Country Name : Bhutan

Continent : Asia

Govt Type : Constitutional Monarchy

Capital : Thimpu

Currency : Ngultrum

Area(Sq km) : 46,500

Population : 697,000

Languages : Dzongkha, Lhotsan (Nepali)

Religion : Buddhist, Hindu

Literacy(%) : 53

Life expectancy(yrs) : 65.6

P.C.I (in $) : 5212

HDI rank : 141

Rivers/lakes :

Other Cities :

Economy : People are engaged in subsistence farming, and barter is practiced. Tough Bhutan for long resisted the lure of tourism, it is main principal source of foreign exchange now.

Crops: Rice, Millet, Wheat, Barley, Maize, Cardamom, potatoes, oranges, grapes.

 

Geography : The Kingdom of Bhutan (land of Thunder dragon) in the Himalaya is bordered by India (South, East and West) and the Tibet region of China (North).

 

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