Type of soil in bangladesh

Total Area Soils Character
No. Class (Sq.km Sent% All Alluvium% Clay %
1. Old Himalyan Piedmont Plain 4008 10 82 8
2. Tista Active 836 41 59 0
3. Tista Meander Floodplain 9468 6 88 6
4. Korotoya Bangali Floodplain 2572 8 65 27
5. Lower Atrai Basin) 851 0 16 84
6. Lower Punarbhaba Floodplain 129 0 0 100
7. Active Brahmaputra Jamuna Floodplain 3190 27 72 1
8. Young Brahmaputr-Jamuna Floodplain 5924 6 79 15
9. Old Brahmaputra Floodplain 7230 2 51 47
10. Active Ganges Floodplain 3334 8 80 12
11. High Ganges Floodplain 13205 1 51 48
12. Lower Ganges Floodplain 7968 0 48 52
13. Ganges Tidal Floodplain 17066 0 17 83
14. Gopalgong Khulna Beels 2247 0 15 57
15. Arial Beel 144 0 8 92
16. Middle Megna Floodplain 1555 14 59 27
17. Lower Meghna Floodplain 909 0 50 50
18. Young Meghna Estuarine Floodplain 9269 0 98 2
19. Old Meghna Estuarine Floodplain 7740 0 90 10
20. Eastern Surma Kusiara Floodplain 4622 1 25 74
21. Sylhet Basin 4573 1 12 87
22. Northern & Eastern Piedmont Plains 4038 4 4 51
23. Chittagong Coastal Plain 3720 3 82 15
24. St. Martin Coral Island 8 96 2 0
25. Level Barind Tract 5049 0 3 97
26. High Baring Tract 1600 0 13 87
27. North Eastern Barind Tract 1076 0 2 98
28. Madhupur Tract 4244 0 13 87
29. North and Eastern Hills 18171 9 67 4
30 Akhaura Terrace 113 0 31 63