Burma in numbers:

Population: 54 million
Per capita GDP: $1,100 (€750)
Population below the poverty line: 32.7 per cent
Mobile phones: 502,000
Paved roads: 3,200km

Monocle 24

× Headlines

  • Headlines and bulletins every hour – also available instantly any time at the push of a button in our radio player.
Loading

0:00:00 0:01:00

Drag me