Bangladesh is an LEDC. The land is densely populated [densely populated: Where the number of people per square kilometre is high. ]. Most of the land forms a delta [delta: A landform formed at the mouth of a river. ] from three main rivers - Ganges, Brahmaputra and Meghna. Twenty-five per cent of Bangladesh is less than 1 metre above sea level. Flooding is an annual event as the rivers burst their banks. Bangladesh also experiences many tropical cyclones [tropical storm: A low pressure system in the tropical latitudes which has high winds and rainfall. Can be called a cyclone or hurricane. ]. The low-lying land means it is easily flooded from the coastal waters.
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