Bangladesh Employed Persons

1996 - 2017 | Yearly | Person | CEIC Data

Bangladesh Employed Persons was reported at 60,828,000.000 Person in Dec 2017. It recorded an increase from the previous number of 59,530,000.000 Person for Dec 2016. Bangladesh Employed Persons data is updated yearly, averaging 50,720,500.000 Person from Dec 1996 to 2017, with 8 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 60,828,000.000 Person in 2017 and a record low of 34,800,000.000 Person in 1996. Bangladesh Employed Persons data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by CEIC Data. The data is categorized under World Trend Plus’s Global Economic Monitor – Table: Employed Persons: Annual: Asia. CEIC shifts year-end for annual Employed Persons. The Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics provides Employed Persons. Employed Persons are reported in annual frequency, ending in June of each year.

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Bangladesh Employed Persons

What was Bangladesh's Employed Persons in 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
60,828,000.000 2017 59,530,000.000 2016 34,800,000.000 1996 60,828,000.000 2017 Person yearly 1996 - 2017

Employed Persons by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (Person) 1,122,070.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 1996 - Jun 2021
Algeria (Person) 11,001,000.000 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
Argentina (Person) 11,981,000.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Jun 2021
Armenia (Person) 939,000.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2009 - Aug 2021
Australia (Person) 13,022,596.791 Aug 2021 monthly Feb 1978 - Aug 2021
Austria (Person) 3,893,100.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1950 - Sep 2021
Azerbaijan (Person) 4,929,100.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2021
Bahrain (Person) 685,204.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2021
Bangladesh (Person) 60,828,000.000 2017 yearly 1996 - 2017
Belarus (Person) 4,334,800.000 Nov 2019 monthly Jan 2003 - Nov 2019
Belgium (Person) 4,952,200.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 1980 - Jun 2021
Bolivia (Person) 2,165,001.000 Jun 2011 quarterly Mar 2009 - Jun 2011
Bosnia and Herzegovina (Person) 819,857.000 Jul 2021 monthly Mar 2007 - Jul 2021
Botswana (Person) 477,716.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2007 - Dec 2020
Brazil (Person) 89,042,000.000 Jul 2021 monthly Mar 2012 - Jul 2021
Brunei (Person) 216,886.000 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Bulgaria (Person) 3,062,200.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2021
Cambodia (Person) 8,805,000.000 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Canada (Person) 19,131,200.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Sep 2021
Chile (Person) 8,258,775.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1986 - Aug 2021
China (Person) 750,640,000.000 2020 yearly 1949 - 2020
Colombia (Person) 21,586,624.658 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Aug 2021
Croatia (Person) 1,588,965.000 Aug 2021 monthly Oct 1999 - Aug 2021
Cyprus (Person) 427,300.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 2002 - Jun 2021
Czech Republic (Person) 5,310,512.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2021
Denmark (Person) 3,035,245.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Jun 2021
Ecuador (Person) 7,905,780.815 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2013 - Jun 2021
Egypt (Person) 27,000,000.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Jun 2021
Estonia (Person) 652,700.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1997 - Sep 2020
European Union (Person) 194,442,700.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2021
Finland (Person) 2,572,000.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jul 2003 - Aug 2021
France (Person) 28,533,000.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1978 - Jun 2021
Georgia (Person) 659,718.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2021
Germany (Person) 45,018,000.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Aug 2021
Ghana (Person) 9,270,939.000 2015 yearly 2013 - 2015
Greece (Person) 4,011,400.000 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Jul 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (Person) 3,651,700.000 Aug 2021 monthly Oct 1981 - Aug 2021
Hungary (Person) 4,615,983.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2021
Iceland (Person) 196,800.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Aug 2021
India (Person) 497,615,644.000 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Indonesia (Person) 120,647,700.000 Feb 2016 monthly Feb 2012 - Feb 2016
Ireland (Person) 2,349,100.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1998 - Jun 2021
Israel (Person) 3,885,500.000 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Apr 2021
Italy (Person) 22,783,213.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Aug 2021
Japan (Person) 66,760,000.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1953 - Aug 2021
Jordan (Person) 1,197,252.000 2018 yearly 2000 - 2018
Kazakhstan (Person) 8,798,000.000 Mar 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2020
Kenya (Person) 18,142,700.000 2019 yearly 2008 - 2019
South Korea (Person) 27,399,000.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1983 - Aug 2021
Kosovo (Person) 371,600.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2016 - Sep 2020
Kuwait (Person) 2,729,500.000 2018 yearly 1999 - 2018
Kyrgyzstan (Person) 545,000.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Aug 2021
Laos (Person) 3,474,582.000 2014 yearly 1994 - 2014
Latvia (Person) 879,000.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Mar 2021
Lithuania (Person) 1,360,400.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2021
Luxembourg (Person) 487,220.489 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Aug 2021
Macau SAR, China (Person) 376,300.000 Aug 2021 monthly Sep 1996 - Aug 2021
North Macedonia (Person) 795,271.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Jun 2021
Malaysia (Person) 15,376,600.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2009 - Aug 2021
Malta (Person) 300,230.000 Mar 2021 monthly Oct 2002 - Mar 2021
Mauritius (Person) 466,600.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Jun 2021
Mexico (Person) 55,242,748.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 1995 - Jun 2021
Moldova (Person) 842,610.694 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Mongolia (Person) 1,105,700.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2006 - Jun 2021
Montenegro (Person) 145,704.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Aug 2021
Morocco (Person) 10,892,000.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Jun 2021
Myanmar (Person) 203,248.000 2017 yearly 1985 - 2017
Nepal (Person) 7,086,000.000 2018 yearly 1999 - 2018
Netherlands (Person) 9,110,000.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Aug 2021
New Zealand (Person) 2,778,000.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1986 - Jun 2021
Nigeria (Person) 46,488,079.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Norway (Person) 2,782,000.000 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1989 - Jul 2021
Oman (Person) 1,855,674.000 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
Pakistan (Person) 57,529,123.000 Jun 2015 quarterly Mar 2014 - Jun 2015
Palestinian Territory (Person) 955,000.000 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Panama (Person) 1,063,250.000 Aug 2017 monthly Mar 2008 - Aug 2017
Paraguay (Person) 3,454,040.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2017 - Dec 2020
Peru (Person) 4,646,300.000 Aug 2021 monthly Mar 2001 - Aug 2021
Philippines (Person) 41,667,000.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 1982 - Jun 2021
Poland (Person) 16,597,000.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 1992 - Jun 2021
Portugal (Person) 4,798,900.000 Aug 2021 monthly Feb 1998 - Aug 2021
Qatar (Person) 2,107,701.000 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Romania (Person) 8,623,000.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Jun 2021
Russia (Person) 72,300,000.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Aug 2021
Saudi Arabia (Person) 12,899,888.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Jun 2021
Serbia (Person) 2,290,000.000 Jul 2021 monthly Dec 2014 - Jul 2021
Singapore (Person) 3,597,300.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 1997 - Jun 2021
Slovakia (Person) 2,535,300.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Jun 2021
Slovenia (Person) 884,685.000 Feb 2019 monthly Jan 1999 - Feb 2019
South Africa (Person) 14,941,572.757 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2021
Spain (Person) 19,671,700.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 1976 - Jun 2021
Sri Lanka (Person) 8,031,233.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2012 - Dec 2020
Sudan (Person) 9,900,000.000 2010 yearly 1993 - 2010
Sweden (Person) 5,123,700.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Aug 2021
Switzerland (Person) 5,132,875.505 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 1991 - Jun 2021
Syria (Person) 183,323.000 2010 yearly 1993 - 2010
Taiwan (Person) 11,385,000.000 Aug 2021 monthly Apr 1993 - Aug 2021
Tajikistan (Person) 2,463,400.000 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Thailand (Person) 38,761,600.000 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Dec 2020
Tunisia (Person) 3,433,400.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2011 - Dec 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.4 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -77.594 Dec 2020 monthly Jul 2008 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 2,259.322 Aug 2021 monthly Jul 1990 - Aug 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 8.0 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 21.3 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (BDT bn) 7,011.275 2024 yearly 1980 - 2024
Forecast: Government Net Debt (BDT bn) 22,562.950 2026 yearly 2003 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (BDT bn) 5,574.260 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Government Debt: Domestic (DO): Net (BDT mn) 1,973,669.000 Jun 2021 monthly Apr 2002 - Jun 2021
Government Revenue & Foreign Grants (BDT mn) 265,860.000 May 2021 monthly Jul 2008 - May 2021
Government Overall Balance: Excluding Grants (BDT mn) -176,460.000 May 2021 monthly Jul 2008 - May 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 6.003 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -1,927.8 Jul 2021 monthly Jul 1986 - Jul 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 2,623.5 Jul 2021 monthly Jul 1986 - Jul 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) -3.8 Jul 2021 monthly Jul 1987 - Jul 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 706.509 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 108,251.530 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 2,971.794 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 4,551.2 Jul 2021 monthly Jul 1986 - Jul 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 34.0 Jul 2021 monthly Jul 1987 - Jul 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 99,207.843 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 387,745.378 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 437.216 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1973 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 169.641 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Jan 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 38.959 Feb 2021 monthly Nov 1998 - Feb 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,098.892 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Feb 2021
Import Price Index (2005-2006=100) 277.030 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Export Price Index (2005-2006=100) 237.280 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Exports: Europe: Germany Federal Republic (BDT mn) 379,452.000 2020 yearly 1987 - 2020
Exports: Europe: Spain (BDT mn) 162,189.000 2020 yearly 1987 - 2020
Imports: Capital Machinery (BDT mn) 27,886.813 Jul 2021 monthly Jul 2005 - Jul 2021
Imports: Petroleum Products (BDT mn) 46,234.000 Jul 2021 monthly Jul 1999 - Jul 2021
Imports: Yarn (BDT mn) 20,065.000 Jul 2021 monthly Jul 1999 - Jul 2021
Imports: Cotton (BDT mn) 23,134.000 Jul 2021 monthly Jul 1999 - Jul 2021
Imports: Textile and Articles Thereof (BDT mn) 28,120.000 Jul 2021 monthly Jul 1999 - Jul 2021
Terms of Trade Index (2005-2006=100) 87.110 2018 yearly 2007 - 2018
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: India (BDT mn) 656,981.000 2020 yearly 1987 - 2020
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: Japan (BDT mn) 179,697.000 2020 yearly 1987 - 2020
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: Singapore (BDT mn) 421,190.000 2020 yearly 1987 - 2020
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: Indonesia (BDT mn) 15,463.000 2020 yearly 1987 - 2020
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: China (BDT mn) 1,123,512.000 2020 yearly 1987 - 2020
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 6.1 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -1,673.1 Jun 2021 monthly Jul 1997 - Jun 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -1.1 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 821.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2003 - Jun 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.4 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 7.158 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.0 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -4.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 11.785 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 70,671.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 11.4 2017 yearly 1997 - 2017
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 10,986.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 3.0 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -10.942 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -44,326.496 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BD: BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options (USD mn) 0.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1976 - Jun 2021
BD: BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) 0.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1976 - Jun 2021
BD: BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options: Asse... (USD mn) 0.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1976 - Jun 2021
BD: BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options: Liab... (USD mn) 0.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1976 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance (USD mn) -8,302.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Services: Credit (USD mn) 1,959.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) -925.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2021
BoP: USD: CF: Capital Account: Capital Transfers (USD mn) 96.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2021
BoP: USD: Net Errors & Omissions (USD mn) 282.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance: Import F.O.B (USD mn) -17,914.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income (USD mn) -856.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Secondary Income: Private Transfers (PT) (USD mn) 6,311.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2021
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (PI) (USD mn) -40.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2021
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: FDI: of which net inflow (USD mn) 455.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2015 - Jun 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance: Export F.O.B (USD mn) 9,612.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Services: Debit (USD mn) -3,010.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Secondary Income: Official Transfers (USD mn) 11.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2021
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 821.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2021
BoP: USD: Reserve Assets (RA) (USD mn) -2,284.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2021
Balance of Payment(BoP): USD: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) -3,887.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Services (USD mn) -1,051.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) 69.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2021
BoP: USD: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) 96.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2021
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn) 5,378.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2021
International Investment Position (IIP): Net (BDT mn) -4,049,238.155 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2021
IIP: Assets (BDT mn) 4,631,848.487 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2021
IIP: Liabilities (BDT mn) 8,681,086.642 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2021
Outstanding External Debt as Percentage of GDP (%) 13.400 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 8.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 43,987.829 Aug 2021 monthly Jun 1986 - Aug 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 185,392.359 Aug 2021 monthly Jun 1986 - Aug 2021
M2 Growth (%) 11.6 Aug 2021 monthly Jun 1987 - Aug 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 4.0 Apr 2021 monthly Oct 1999 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 42,819.1 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 1972 - Sep 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 4.000 Apr 2021 monthly Oct 1999 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 9.6 Jul 2021 monthly Jul 1986 - Jul 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 807.785 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1972 - Aug 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 170,473.152 Jul 2021 monthly Dec 1986 - Jul 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 12.7 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1987 - Jan 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 170,085.8 Aug 2021 monthly Jul 1987 - Aug 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 9.3 Aug 2021 monthly Jul 1988 - Aug 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 170,780.601 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 1991 - Jan 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 13.38 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 1992 - Mar 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 39.05 2020 yearly 1974 - 2020

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