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Narayanganj (Bengali: নারায়ণগঞ্জ Naraeongônj) is a city in central Bangladesh. It is located in the Narayanganj District, near the capital city of Dhaka and has a population of 220,000. The city is on the bank of the Shitalakshya River. The river port of Narayanganj is one of the oldest in Bangladesh. It is also a center of business and industry, especially the jute trade and processing plants, and the textile sector of the country. It is nicknamed the Dundee of Bangladesh due to the presence of its many jute mills. Dundee was the first industrialised Juteopolis in the world.


A place in Bangladesh, Narayanganj is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. To explore Narayanganj, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Narayanganj*

  • Pollution Statistics in Narayanganj

    Know the pollution level of Narayanganj before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 85 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 82.26 (Very High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 77.82 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 83.73 (Very High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 67.86 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 84.13 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 82.69 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 79.44 (High)
  • Narayanganj: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Narayanganj for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Narayanganj.

    • Burglary and Theft 65.91 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 72.94 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 67.19 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 90.83 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 66.07 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 61.06 (High)
    • Attacks 60.59 (High)
    • Drug offense 66.67 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 47.35 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 21.46 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 55.36 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 38.17 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 70.83 (High)
  • Living in Narayanganj - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Narayanganj is 57.54 (Low)

    • Safety Index 32.75 (Low)
    • Climate Index 71.29 (High)
    • Pollution Index 95.57 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 65.8 (Very High)
    • Cost of Living Index 31.37 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 38.5 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 13.83 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 38.96 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Narayanganj

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Narayanganj

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.73 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 28.8 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 57.81 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 25.92 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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