East Pakistan

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This country is part of the Altverse universe. For the article on the sovereign nation with the same name, see Pakistan.
Republic of East Pakistan
পূর্ব পাকিস্তান প্রজাতন্ত্র
Prajātantrī Pūrba Pākistān
Flag of East Pakistan
Government seal of East Pakistan
Flag Government seal
Motto: 
বিশ্বাস, একতা, শৃঙ্খলা
Biśbāsa, Ekatā, Sr̥ṅkhalā
Faith, Unity, Discipline
Anthem: 
পবিত্র ভূমি
Pabitra Bhūmi
The Sacred Land
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Capital
and largest city
Calcutta
22°34′N 88°22′E
Official languages English, Bengali
Ethnic groups (2018) 94.48% Bengali
5.5% Other
Religion 67.2% Islam
30% Hinduism
0.4% Christianity
0.06% Sikhism
2.34% Other
Demonym East Pakistani
Government Federal parliamentary constitutional republic
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Legislature Parliament
Senate
House of Representatives
Independence from the United Kingdom
14 August, 1947
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Area
• Total
236,322 km2 (91,244 sq mi) (83rd)
• Water (%)
9.6% (inland waters)
Population
• 2018 estimate
250,000,000 (5th)
• 2010 census
235,000,000
• Density
1,057.8/km2 (2,739.7/sq mi) (13th)
GDP (PPP) 2018 estimate
• Total
$1.395 trillion (20th)
• Per capita
$5,580 (132th)
GDP (nominal) 2018 estimate
• Total
$441.2 billion (26th)
• Per capita
$1,765 (140th)
Gini (2011) Positive decrease 35
medium
HDI (2018) Increase 0.59
medium · 137th
Currency Pakistani Rupee (Rs) (PKR)
Time zone East Pakistan Standard Time (UTC+6)
Date format dd-mm-yyyy (AD)
Drives on the left
Calling code +92
Internet TLD .pk