Facts

Population

Source: 0

149,804,000

Area

147,570 km²

56,977 mi²

Density

1015.1 people per km²

2629.2 people per mi²

# of 150m+ buildings

1 Completed • 1 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Tallest City

Average Building Age

9 Years

Most Common Function*

Office (50%)

Most Common Material*

Concrete (100%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

50

Tallest Country in

the World

#

17

Tallest Country in

Asia

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

City Centre

171 m / 561 ft

2

Red Crescent Rupayan Tower

160 m / 525 ft

3

Unique Acropolis

126 m / 413 ft

4

Gulshan Tower

125 m / 410 ft

5

Bangladesh Bank Building

115 m / 377 ft

6

City Bank Tower

109 m / 358 ft

7

FR Tower

100 m / 328 ft

8

Doreen Tower

92 m / 302 ft

9

BRAC University

45.7 m / 150 ft

10

Pinnacle

- m / - ft

CTBUH People & Events

1993 Dhaka Conference: Tall Buildings in Developing Countries

16-07 June 1993

Research

30 April 2018

Cyclone-Glazing and Façade Resilience for the Asia-Pacific Region: Market and Code Study

This paper summarizes the Stage 1 results of the CTBUH Research Division’s project “Cyclone-Glazing and Facade Resilience for the Asia-Pacific Region.” The project was possible...

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Global News

17 March 2020

Latest Design Images Unveiled for University Campus in Dhaka

BRAC University has unveiled the latest images from the 5.3-acre (2.1-hectare) university campus, scheduled for completion in 2021. Located in Dhaka, Bangladesh, the intervention aims...

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Global News

17 January 2020

Dhaka to Get 40-Story Skyscraper

A skyscraper much like those in Singapore, Hong Kong, Mumbai, and Malaysia is slated to make a statement on the Dhaka skyline within three years....

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