Daganbhuiyan Upazila (Feni district) with an area of 165.84 sq km, is surrounded by Nangalkot,Chauddagram and Feni Sadar upazilas on the north,Companiganj upazila on the south, Feni sadar and Sonagazi upazilas on the east, Senbagh upazila on the west. 

Main river is Little Feni.Daganbhuiyan (Town) The town is now a municipality with an area of 2.11 sq km and population 25839; male 51.12% and female 42.88%. It has 9 wards and 17 mahallas. Literacy rate among the town people is 51.3%. 

Administration Daganbhuiyan upazila consists of 8 union parishads, 101 mouzas and 126 villages.

Marks of the War of Liberation Memorial monument 1. 

Religious institutions Mosque 306, temple 30 and tomb 6.

Population 204975; male 49.40%, female 50.60%; Muslim 92.55%; Hindu 7.44% and others 0.01%.Literacy and educational institutions Average literacy 40.9%; male 48.2% and female 33.5%. Educational institutions: college 2, high school 23, madrasa 13, government primary school 94.

Locally published newspapers and periodicals Dishari (periodicals); extinct: Shuveccha (periodicals), Kalantar. 

Cultural organisations Public library 1, rural club 42, cinema hall 1, playground 23.

Main occupations Agriculture 33.98%, agricultural labourer 13.88%, non agricultural labourer 1.92%, transport 3%, commerce 10.18%, service 23.59% and others 13.45%.

Land use Total cultivable land 11307.16 hectares; fallow land 49.98 hectares; double crop 71% and treble crop land 29%. 

Land under irrigation 23%.Land control Among the peasants 25% are landless, 31% small, 38% intermediate and 6% rich; cultivable land per head 0.16%.

Value of land The market value of the land of the first grade is approximately 12500 Taka per 0.01 hectare.

Main crops Paddy, wheat, potato, bottle gourd, pulses, khesari.

Extinct or nearly extinct crops Linseed, sesame, kaun (Italian millet), arhar (one kind of pulse). 

Main fruits Mango, jackfruit, banana, coconut, papaya.

Fisheries, dairies, poultries Fishery 1 and poultry 125.

Communication facilities Roads: pucca 24 km, semi pucca 12 km and mud road 596 km; waterways 16 nautical mile.

Traditional transport Palanquin (extinct), horse carriage and bullock cart (nearly extinct), and boat.Manufactories Rice and flour mill 2.Cottage industries Handloom 150, goldsmith 32, potteries 44, wood work 67, and bamboo and cane work 6.


Hats, bazars and fairs Total number of hats and bazars are 29, most noted of which are Daganbhuiyan, Dudmukha, Koreshmunshi and Chilonia Hat; fair 1 (Naldia Mela). 

Main exports Coconut, bottle gourd, tomato. NGO activities Operationally important NGOs are BRAC, ASA Sura, CIDA, Danida, CARE, Paush. 

Health centres Upazila health complex 1, family planning centre 8.