FAQ’s
  1. What is the jurisdiction area of DTCA?

    DTCA jurisdiction area is the same as the STP area. It comprised of Dhaka Division and also six Districts (Zilas): Dhaka, Gazipur, Narsinghdi, Manikganj, Munshiganj and Narayanganj Districts. Total area of DTCA is 7,440 square kilometers (Source: STP, 2005).
  2. What is the jurisdiction area of DCC?

    The area of City Corporation is about 360 square kilometers (Source: www.dhakacity.org).
  3. What is the jurisdiction area of RAJUK?

    The area of RAJUK is about 1528 square kilometers or 590 square mile (Source: www.rajukdhaka.gov.bd).
  4. What is the jurisdiction area of DMA?

    DMA area is the same as the RAJUK area. Total area of DMA is 1528 square kilometers (Source: Study on Bus Operation in Dhaka City, 2007).
  5. What is the jurisdiction area of STP?

    STP area is the same as the DTCA area (Source: STP, 2005).
  6. What is the designated fare defined by the BRTA?

    The fare of CNG driven large bus is 1.55 tk per kilometer and mini bus is 1.45 tk per kilometer (Source: BRTA, 2011).
  7. What is the minimum fare defined by the BRTA for large and mini bus?

    The minimum fare of CNG driven large bus is 7tk and mini bus is 5 tk (Source: BRTA, 2011).
  8. What is the modal share in terms of number of trips in Dhaka?

    Car – 5.1%, Rickshaw – 38.3%, Walk – 19.8%, Public Bus – 28.3%, Private bus – 1.8%, CNG – 6.6%, Railway – 0% (Source: JICA Report- Phase I, 2009).
  9. How many cars are there in Dhaka city?

    There are 166840 numbers of registered cars in Dhaka city (Source: www.brta.gov.bd).
  10. What is the total number of trips in Dhaka city?

    Total number of trips in Dhaka city is 20.5 million (Source: JICA Report- Phase II, 2011).
  11. How many numbers of buses and minibus in Dhaka city?

    There are 9311 numbers of registered buses and 8459 numbers of registered mini buses in Dhaka city (Source: www.brta.gov.bd).
  12. How many registered vehicles in Dhaka city?

    There are 603166 numbers of registered vehicles in Dhaka city. (Source: www.brta.gov.bd).
  13. What is the total number of bus routes in Dhaka city?

    Total number of bus routes in Dhaka city is 149 (Source: JICA Report- Phase II, 2011).
  14. What is the average travel speed in Dhaka city?

    The average travel speed is 15.1kph in Dhaka city (Source: DHUTS Final Report, 2010).
  15. What is the average number of persons per households in Dhaka?

    The average number of persons per households in Dhaka is 4.12 (Source: STP, 2005).
  16. What is the average trip length in Dhaka city?

    The average trip length is 5.37 kilometers per person (Source: STP, 2005).
  17. What is the average income of a household?

    The average income per household is 15,000tk (Source: STP, 2005).
  18. What is the average number of trips per household?

    The average number of trips per household is 8.5 trips per day (Source: STP, 2005).