Fast Facts of Bhutan

Capital: Thimphu
National Tree: Cypress
National Flower: Blue Poppy
National Bird: Raven
National Sport: Archery
National Animal Takin
Official Language: Dzongkha
Life expectancy: 66 years
Forest coverage: 72.5 %
Country Code: 975
Area: 38,394 sq.km
Local time: Six hours ahead of GMT and half an hour ahead of Indian Standard Time
State Religion: The Tantric from of Mahayana Buddhism
Currency: Ngultrum, at par with Indian Rupees
Population: 672,425