Bhutan at a Glance

Area
(sq. km)
38,394
Population by sex

Male
398,948

Female
369,629
Population density 20
Health Coverage (%) 90
Access to safe drinking water
(%)
95
Education enrolment
Schools 172,919
Boys 85,849
Girls 87,780
Unemployment Rate(%) 2.5
Rural (%) 1.80
Urban (%) 83.1
Electricity generation (MU) 7747.17
All road (kms) 11177
Tourist arrivals 167379
Trade balance -26021
Forestry share to GDP (%) 116.70
Forestry
Total forest coverage(%) 81.27
Tree cover(%) 70.46
Protected area coverage (%) 51.44