Rakhine State is the coastal region situated in Western part of Myanmar and sharing boarders with Chin State, Magwe Division, Bago Division, Ayeyarwaddy Division, Bay of Bengal and Bangaladesh. It is on the North Latitude between 17 degrees 30 minutes and 21 degrees 30 minutes, East Longitudes between 92 degrees 20 minutes and 94 degrees 50 minutes. The total area is about 2.5 million with the population of 3 million. Rakhine people live there with Myanmar, Chin, Kami races. The main capital is Sittway.