Bangladesh Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

1999 - 2021 | Monthly | % | CEIC Data

Bangladesh Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP was reported at 4.000 % in Jan 2021. This stayed constant from the previous number of 4.000 % for Dec 2020. Bangladesh Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP data is updated monthly, averaging 5.000 % from Oct 1999 to Jan 2021, with 256 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 6.500 % in Mar 2018 and a record low of 4.000 % in Jan 2021. Bangladesh Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP 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: Reserve Requirement Ratio: Monthly: Asia. Bangladesh Bank provides monthly Reserve Requirement Ratio.

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Bangladesh Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

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Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
4.000 Jan 2021 4.000 Dec 2020 4.000 Jan 2021 6.500 Mar 2018 % monthly Oct 1999 - Jan 2021

Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 30.370 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2008 - Sep 2020
Algeria (%) 34.531 Mar 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2020
Argentina (%) 9.309 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Sep 2020
Armenia (%) 20.646 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Dec 2020
Australia (%) 2.352 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 1969 - Sep 2020
Austria (%) 1.783 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2020
Azerbaijan (%) 15.682 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Sep 2020
Bahrain (%) 5.338 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020
Bangladesh (%) 4.000 Jan 2021 monthly Oct 1999 - Jan 2021
Belarus (%) 3.835 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Dec 2020
Belgium (%) 2.042 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Bolivia (%) 9.249 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2020
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 38.055 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2008 - Sep 2020
Botswana (%) 31.540 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1994 - Sep 2020
Brazil (%) 23.851 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Brunei (%) 6.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Jan 2021
Bulgaria (%) 46.591 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2003 - Dec 2020
Cambodia (%) 8.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Jan 2021
Canada (%) 4.696 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1999 - Sep 2020
Chile (%) 14.657 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1996 - Sep 2020
China (%) 9.400 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Jan 2021
Colombia (%) 20.802 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Croatia (%) 37.319 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2020
Cyprus (%) 0.704 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020
Czech Republic (%) 64.232 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Denmark (%) 18.217 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020
Ecuador (%) 1.434 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2020
Egypt (%) 8.660 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Sep 2020
Estonia (%) 6.654 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Sep 2020
European Union (%) 2.340 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Finland (%) 2.357 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
France (%) 1.974 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Georgia (%) 21.850 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1996 - Sep 2020
Germany (%) 0.902 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1991 - Dec 2020
Ghana (%) 10.851 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2020
Greece (%) 1.802 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 140.664 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2000 - Dec 2020
Hungary (%) 23.008 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2020
Iceland (%) 30.725 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2020
India (%) 3.000 Jan 2021 monthly Sep 1962 - Jan 2021
Indonesia (%) 3.500 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2021
Ireland (%) 1.031 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Israel (%) 42.605 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2020
Italy (%) 2.419 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Ivory Coast (%) 0.006 Sep 2018 quarterly Dec 1997 - Sep 2018
Japan (%) 0.810 Nov 2020 monthly Oct 1980 - Nov 2020
Jordan (%) 27.878 Dec 2019 quarterly Dec 1992 - Dec 2019
Kazakhstan (%) 5.521 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Sep 2020
Kenya (%) 8.845 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2020
South Korea (%) 7.000 Jan 2021 monthly Nov 1979 - Jan 2021
Kosovo (%) 12.158 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Kuwait (%) 28.180 Mar 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Mar 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 20.578 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Laos (%) 4.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
Latvia (%) 13.006 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1997 - Sep 2020
Lebanon (%) 96.393 2019 yearly 2004 - 2019
Lithuania (%) 6.985 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Luxembourg (%) 0.334 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Macau SAR, China (%) 74.578 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Sep 2020
North Macedonia (%) 29.088 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2020
Malawi (%) 7.548 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Malaysia (%) 2.000 Dec 2020 monthly Jun 1959 - Dec 2020
Malta (%) 4.870 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2020
Mauritius (%) 54.736 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2020
Mexico (%) 16.761 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Moldova (%) 29.100 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Mongolia (%) 30.455 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Montenegro (%) 24.920 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Morocco (%) 26.238 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020
Mozambique (%) 23.994 2019 yearly 1984 - 2019
Myanmar (%) 3.500 Jan 2021 monthly May 2011 - Jan 2021
Nepal (%) 3.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jul 2003 - Jan 2021
Netherlands (%) 0.686 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 1999 - Dec 2020
New Zealand (%) 5.956 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2005 - Sep 2020
Nigeria (%) 8.264 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Norway (%) 18.218 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Oman (%) 24.962 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2020
Pakistan (%) 5.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jul 2006 - Jan 2021
Palestinian Territory (%) 13.326 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2020
Panama (%) 17.261 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020
Paraguay (%) 21.566 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1994 - Sep 2020
Peru (%) 35.128 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1990 - Dec 2020
Philippines (%) 12.000 Jan 2021 monthly May 1986 - Jan 2021
Poland (%) 21.018 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Sep 2020
Portugal (%) 2.713 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Qatar (%) 24.204 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Romania (%) 14.438 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2005 - Sep 2020
Russia (%) 27.883 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2011 - Sep 2020
Saudi Arabia (%) 60.573 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2020
Serbia (%) 24.553 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
Singapore (%) 105.565 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2000 - Dec 2020
Slovakia (%) 6.364 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Slovenia (%) 1.017 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2020
South Africa (%) 14.237 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2020
Spain (%) 4.137 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Sri Lanka (%) 2.000 Feb 2021 monthly Mar 1997 - Feb 2021
Sudan (%) 0.000 2017 yearly 1960 - 2017
Sweden (%) 8.637 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Switzerland (%) 128.554 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2020
Syria (%) 31.149 2010 yearly 1990 - 2010

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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) -265.566 Oct 2020 monthly Jul 2008 - Oct 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 2,752.274 Dec 2020 monthly Jul 1990 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 8.0 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 21.3 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Forecast: Government Net Debt (BDT bn) 20,911.837 2025 yearly 2003 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (BDT bn) 5,008.913 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Government Debt: Domestic (DO): Net (BDT mn) 1,769,324.000 Dec 2020 monthly Apr 2002 - Dec 2020
Government Revenue & Foreign Grants (BDT mn) 224,530.000 Oct 2020 monthly Jul 2008 - Oct 2020
Government Overall Balance: Excluding Grants (BDT mn) -22,520.000 Oct 2020 monthly Jul 2008 - Oct 2020
BD: Social Contributions (BDT mn) 0.000 2016 yearly 2001 - 2016
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 5.292 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Trade Balance (USD mn) -1,251.3 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1986 - Nov 2020
Total Exports (USD mn) 2,896.5 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1986 - Nov 2020
Total Exports Growth (%) 5.5 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1987 - Nov 2020
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 667.168 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 115,240.626 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 3,502.325 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 4,147.8 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1986 - Nov 2020
Total Imports Growth (%) 4.1 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1987 - Nov 2020
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 110,004.230 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 432,673.520 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 437.216 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1973 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 221.452 Aug 2020 monthly Jan 1981 - Aug 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 39.496 Oct 2020 monthly Nov 1998 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 938.138 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1981 - Oct 2020
Import Price Index (2005-2006=100) 259.380 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Export Price Index (2005-2006=100) 225.950 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Exports: Europe: Germany Federal Republic (BDT mn) 521,442.000 2019 yearly 1987 - 2019
Exports: Europe: Spain (BDT mn) 214,662.000 2019 yearly 1987 - 2019
Imports: Petroleum Products (BDT mn) 27,583.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1999 - Nov 2020
Imports: Cotton (BDT mn) 16,570.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1999 - Nov 2020
Imports: Yarn (BDT mn) 13,621.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1999 - Nov 2020
Imports: Textile and Articles Thereof (BDT mn) 28,807.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1999 - Nov 2020
Imports: Capital Machinery (BDT mn) 21,745.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 2005 - Nov 2020
Terms of Trade Index (2005-2006=100) 87.110 2018 yearly 2007 - 2018
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: India (BDT mn) 752,048.000 2019 yearly 1987 - 2019
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: Indonesia (BDT mn) 124,914.000 2019 yearly 1987 - 2019
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: Singapore (BDT mn) 48,343.000 2019 yearly 1987 - 2019
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: China (BDT mn) 1,291,540.000 2019 yearly 1987 - 2019
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: Japan (BDT mn) 159,105.000 2019 yearly 1987 - 2019
BD: Export Volume Index (2000=100) 529.505 2018 yearly 1980 - 2018
BD: Import Volume Index (2000=100) 365.055 2018 yearly 1980 - 2018
BD: Export Value Index (2000=100) 614.369 2018 yearly 1980 - 2018
BD: Import Value Index (2000=100) 681.021 2018 yearly 1980 - 2018
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) 305.0 Oct 2020 monthly Jul 1997 - Oct 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -1.6 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 540.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2003 - Sep 2020
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) 66,427.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 9,526.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 3.0 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -9.365 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -43,296.952 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020
BD: BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Sep 2020
BD: BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Sep 2020
BD: BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options: Asse... (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Sep 2020
BD: BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options: Liab... (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CF: Capital Account: Capital Transfers (USD mn) 43.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn) -713.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 540.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
Balance of Payment(BoP): USD: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) 3,534.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Secondary Income: Private Transfers (PT) (USD mn) 6,816.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Secondary Income: Official Transfers (USD mn) 9.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (PI) (USD mn) -154.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: FDI: of which net inflow (USD mn) 68.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2015 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Services: Debit (USD mn) -2,093.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) 48.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) -715.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance (USD mn) -2,039.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) 43.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income (USD mn) -667.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: Net Errors & Omissions (USD mn) 320.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: Reserve Assets (RA) (USD mn) -3,098.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance: Export F.O.B (USD mn) 9,697.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance: Import F.O.B (USD mn) -11,736.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Services (USD mn) -585.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Services: Credit (USD mn) 1,508.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
Outstanding External Debt as Percentage of GDP (%) 13.400 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
BD: External Debt: Debt Outstanding, Debt Ration and Debt Service (DOD): Stocks:... (USD mn) 52,124.148 2018 yearly 1970 - 2018
BD: External Debt: DOD: Stocks: Long-Term (USD mn) 41,556.540 2018 yearly 1970 - 2018
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 8.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 39,667.960 Dec 2020 monthly Jun 1986 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 174,373.172 Dec 2020 monthly Jun 1986 - Dec 2020
M2 Growth (%) 14.2 Dec 2020 monthly Jun 1987 - Dec 2020
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 4.0 Jan 2021 monthly Oct 1999 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 40,736.5 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1972 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 4.000 Jan 2021 monthly Oct 1999 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 9.4 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1986 - Nov 2020
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 837.114 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1972 - Jan 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 160,056.580 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 1986 - Nov 2020
Total Deposits Growth (%) 13.0 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 1987 - Nov 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 160,799.0 Dec 2020 monthly Jul 1987 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 9.9 Dec 2020 monthly Jul 1988 - Dec 2020
Total Loans (USD mn) 166,062.535 Oct 2020 monthly Jun 1991 - Oct 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 14.11 Sep 2020 monthly Jun 1992 - Sep 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 39.05 2020 yearly 1974 - 2020
BD: Bank Non-Performing Loans to Total Gross Loans (%) 8.902 2019 yearly 2011 - 2019

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