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Bhutan Profile

Local Time = GMT +6h
Country Calling Code: +975
Capital City: Thimphu(approx. 55,000)
Currency: Ngultrum (BTN) at par with Indian Rupee (INR)
Type: Democratic constitutional monarchy.
King is the head of the State and the Prime Minister, the head of the Government.
National Day: 17 December
Location: Southern Asia, between China and India.
Area: 38,394 kmĀ² (14,824 sq. mi.)
Climate:Alpine to temperate to subtropical with monsoon season from June to September.
Nationality: Bhutanese.
Population: 780,000 (2021)
Ethnic groups: Sharchops, Ngalongs and Lhotsampas.
Languages: Dzongka (national), English, Tshanglakha, Sharchopkha. Lhotsamkha, Khenkha
Natural resources:Hydroelectric power, timber, gypsum, calcium carbide.
Agriculture products:Rice, corn, root crops, citrus, foodgrains; dairy products, eggs.
Industries:Cement, wood products, processed fruits, alcoholic beverages, calcium carbide.
Exports - commodities:electricity (to India), ferrosilicon, cement, calcium carbide, copper wire, manganese, vegetable oil.