Republic of the Union of Myanmar

  • ပြည်ထောင်စု သမ္မတ မြန်မာနိုင်ငံတော်‌  (Burmese)
  • Pyidaunzu Thanmăda Myăma Nainngandaw
Anthem: 
Location of Myanmar (green) in ASEAN (dark grey)  –  [Legend]
Location of Myanmar (green)

in ASEAN (dark grey)  –  [Legend]

Location of Myanmar
CapitalNaypyidaw (Nay Pyi Taw)
19°45′N 96°6′E / 19.750°N 96.100°E / 19.750; 96.100
Largest cityYangon (Rangoon)
Official languagesBurmese
Recognised regional languages
Official scriptBurmese script
Ethnic groups
([1])
Religion
Theravāda Buddhism 87.9%
Christianity 6.2%
Islam 4.3%
Other 1.6%[2]
Demonym(s)Burmese / Myanma[3]
GovernmentUnitary parliamentary constitutional republic
• President
Win Myint
Aung San Suu Kyi
Myint Swe
Henry Van Thio
LegislatureAssembly of the Union
House of Nationalities
House of Representatives
Formation
23 December 849
16 October 1510
29 February 1752
1 January 1886
4 January 1