Your question: How many citizens are there in Myanmar?

What is the richest city in Myanmar?

List of cities by urban population

hideRank City 2014 Census (2019 Estimate)
1 Yangon 5,160,512
2 Mandalay 1,319,452
3 Naypyidaw 375,189
4 Mawlamyine 231,894

Why is Burma now called Myanmar?

As for the country’s name, the commission decided to replace the English name “Burma” with “Myanmar”, for three reasons. First, Myanma is the official name of the country in the Burmese language, and the aim of the commission was to have English place names aligned with Burmese place names and pronunciation.

What nationality are people in Myanmar?

Myanmar

Republic of the Union of Myanmar ပြည်ထောင်စု သမ္မတ မြန်မာနိုင်ငံတော်‌ (Burmese) Pyidaunzu Thanmăda Myăma Nainngandaw
Ethnic groups (2018) 68% Bamar 9% Shan 7% Karen 4% Rakhine 3% Chinese 2% Indians 2% Mon 5% others
Religion 87.9% Buddhism (official) 6.2% Christianity 4.3% Islam 1.6% Others
Demonym(s) Burmese / Myanma

How many millionaires are there in Myanmar?

Wealth-X, a firm which gathers intelligence on wealth, estimates in its World Ultra Wealth Report that there are 40 individuals in Myanmar currently who have assets worth $30 million or more. It sees that number growing by 687 percent to 307 by 2022, the fastest pace of growth anywhere in the world.

Why did Burma change its capital?

The official explanation for moving the capital was that Yangon had become too congested and crowded with little room for future expansion of government offices.

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What is Rangoon now called?

The ruling military junta changed its name from Burma to Myanmar in 1989, a year after thousands were killed in the suppression of a popular uprising. Rangoon also became Yangon.

Is Myanmar Indian?

India and Myanmar share a long land border of over 1600 km and a maritime boundary in the Bay of Bengal. A large population of Indian origin (according to some estimates about 2.5 million) lives in Myanmar.