Bangladesh Reserve Requirement Ratio

1999 - 2021 | Monthly | % | Bangladesh Bank

Cash Reserve Requirement Ratio was set as 4.0 % in Apr 2021. Bangladesh Reserve Requirement Ratio data updated monthly, available from Oct 1999 to Apr 2021. The data is reported by reported by Bangladesh Bank. Foreign Exchange Reserves in Bangladesh was measured at 41.4 USD bn in Mar 2021. The Foreign Exchange Reserves equaled 8.9 Months of Import in Jan 2021. Bangladesh Domestic Credit reached 160.9 USD bn in Feb 2021, representing an increased of 9.1 % YoY. The country's Non Performing Loans Ratio stood at 8.1 % in Dec 2020, compared with the ratio of 8.9 % in the previous quarter.

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Bangladesh Reserve Requirement Ratio

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Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
4.0 Apr 2021 4.0 Mar 2021 4.0 Apr 2021 6.5 Mar 2018 % monthly Oct 1999 - Apr 2021

Reserve Requirement Ratio by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Algeria (%) 6.0 Sep 2020 monthly Jun 2006 - Sep 2020
Argentina (%) 41.1 Sep 2020 monthly Apr 1985 - Sep 2020
Armenia (%) 8.0 2019 yearly 2008 - 2019
Austria (%) 1.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - May 2021
Azerbaijan (%) 0.5 Apr 2021 monthly May 1993 - Apr 2021
Bahrain (%) 5.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2021
Bangladesh (%) 4.0 Apr 2021 monthly Oct 1999 - Apr 2021
Belarus (%) 17.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jul 1998 - Mar 2021
Belgium (%) 1.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - May 2021
Bolivia (%) 10.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 10.0 Mar 2021 monthly Aug 1997 - Mar 2021
Botswana (%) 2.5 Nov 2020 monthly Feb 2006 - Nov 2020
Brazil (%) 21.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 1994 - Apr 2021
Brunei (%) 6.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Apr 2021
Bulgaria (%) 10.0 Apr 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Apr 2021
Cambodia (%) 8.0 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Jun 2021
China (%) 8.9 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Jul 2021
Colombia (%) 8.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jun 2008 - Apr 2021
Croatia (%) 9.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Cyprus (%) 1.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - May 2021
Czech Republic (%) 2.0 Apr 2021 monthly Aug 1996 - Apr 2021
Ecuador (%) 2.0 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 2009 - Mar 2021
Egypt (%) 14.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Apr 2021
Estonia (%) 1.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - May 2021
European Union (%) 1.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2021
Finland (%) 1.0 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2021
France (%) 1.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - May 2021
Georgia (%) 5.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - May 2021
Germany (%) 1.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - May 2021
Greece (%) 1.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - May 2021
Hungary (%) 1.0 Apr 2021 monthly Mar 1994 - Apr 2021
Iceland (%) 1.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jun 1979 - Apr 2021
India (%) 3.5 Apr 2021 monthly Sep 1962 - Apr 2021
Indonesia (%) 3.5 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Apr 2021
Iran (%) 10.0 Apr 2021 monthly Mar 2008 - Apr 2021
Ireland (%) 1.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - May 2021
Israel (%) 6.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Apr 2021
Italy (%) 1.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - May 2021
Ivory Coast (%) 3.0 Apr 2021 monthly Oct 1993 - Apr 2021
Japan (%) 0.8 Feb 2021 monthly Oct 1980 - Feb 2021
Kazakhstan (%) 2.0 Jun 2021 monthly Jun 2015 - Jun 2021
Kenya (%) 4.3 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Mar 2021
South Korea (%) 7.0 Apr 2021 monthly Nov 1979 - Apr 2021
Kosovo (%) 10.0 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Kyrgyzstan (%) 9.0 Sep 2015 monthly Jan 2007 - Sep 2015
Laos (%) 4.0 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2021
Latvia (%) 1.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - May 2021
Lebanon (%) 25.0 Apr 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Apr 2021
Lithuania (%) 1.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2021
Luxembourg (%) 1.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - May 2021
North Macedonia (%) 8.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2021
Malawi (%) 3.8 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2019 - Apr 2021
Malaysia (%) 2.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 1959 - Mar 2021
Malta (%) 1.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - May 2021
Mauritius (%) 8.0 Jun 2021 monthly Jul 1998 - Jun 2021
Moldova (%) 26.0 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Jun 2021
Mongolia (%) 8.5 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2021
Montenegro (%) 5.5 May 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - May 2021
Morocco (%) 0.0 Apr 2021 monthly Oct 1990 - Apr 2021
Mozambique (%) 11.5 Feb 2021 monthly Aug 2011 - Feb 2021
Myanmar (%) 3.5 Apr 2021 monthly May 2011 - Apr 2021
Nepal (%) 3.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 2003 - Apr 2021
Netherlands (%) 1.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - May 2021
Nigeria (%) 27.5 Apr 2021 monthly Nov 2005 - Apr 2021
Norway (%) -1.0 Jun 2021 monthly Oct 2011 - Jun 2021
Oman (%) 5.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jun 2006 - Apr 2021
Pakistan (%) 5.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 2006 - Apr 2021
Peru (%) 4.0 Apr 2021 monthly Apr 1997 - Apr 2021
Philippines (%) 12.0 May 2021 monthly May 1986 - May 2021
Poland (%) 3.5 Dec 2017 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2017
Portugal (%) 1.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - May 2021
Qatar (%) 4.5 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Apr 2021
Romania (%) 8.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2021
Russia (%) 4.8 Jun 2021 monthly Jul 2004 - Jun 2021
Saudi Arabia (%) 7.0 Apr 2021 monthly Mar 1980 - Apr 2021
Serbia (%) 5.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - May 2021
Slovakia (%) 1.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - May 2021
Slovenia (%) 1.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - May 2021
South Africa (%) 2.5 Apr 2021 monthly Feb 1994 - Apr 2021
Spain (%) 1.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - May 2021
Sri Lanka (%) 2.0 Jun 2021 monthly Mar 1997 - Jun 2021
Sudan (%) 18.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Apr 2021
Taiwan (%) 4.0 Apr 2021 monthly Dec 1988 - Apr 2021
Tajikistan (%) 3.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2021
Thailand (%) 1.0 Jun 2021 monthly Sep 1997 - Jun 2021
Tunisia (%) 1.0 Apr 2021 monthly Oct 1964 - Apr 2021
Turkey (%) 8.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 2011 - May 2021
Ukraine (%) 10.0 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 2014 - Jun 2021
United Arab Emirates (%) 1.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Apr 2021
United States (%) 0.0 Apr 2021 monthly Nov 1980 - Apr 2021
Venezuela (%) 85.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2021
Vietnam (%) 3.0 Apr 2021 monthly Feb 2010 - Apr 2021
Yemen (%) 7.0 Aug 2015 monthly Jul 1995 - Aug 2015
Zambia (%) 9.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2021

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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) 2,279.142 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 1990 - Apr 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) 1,717,285.000 Apr 2021 monthly Apr 2002 - Apr 2021
Government Revenue & Foreign Grants (BDT mn) 257,160.000 Feb 2021 monthly Jul 2008 - Feb 2021
Government Overall Balance: Excluding Grants (BDT mn) 42,260.000 Feb 2021 monthly Jul 2008 - Feb 2021
BD: Revenue and Grants: Revenue: Taxes on Income: Profits and Capital Gains (BDT mn) 450,780.000 2016 yearly 2001 - 2016
BD: Revenue Excluding Grants (BDT mn) 1,769,180.000 2016 yearly 2001 - 2016
BD: Net Lending (+) / Net Borrowing (-) (BDT mn) -253,610.000 2016 yearly 2001 - 2016
BD: Expenditure (BDT mn) 1,632,170.000 2016 yearly 2001 - 2016
BD: Social Contributions (BDT mn) 0.000 2016 yearly 2001 - 2016
BD: Net Acquisition of Financial Assets (BDT mn) 401,110.000 2016 yearly 2001 - 2016
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 6.003 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -2,163.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 1986 - Apr 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 2,798.2 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 1986 - Apr 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 137.8 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 1987 - Apr 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) 4,961.2 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 1986 - Apr 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 99.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 1987 - Apr 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
Exports: Europe: Spain (BDT mn) 162,189.000 2020 yearly 1987 - 2020
Exports: Europe: Germany Federal Republic (BDT mn) 379,452.000 2020 yearly 1987 - 2020
Terms of Trade Index (2005-2006=100) 87.110 2018 yearly 2007 - 2018
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
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: India (BDT mn) 656,981.000 2020 yearly 1987 - 2020
BD: Export Volume Index (2000=100) 528.494 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
BD: Export Value Index (2000=100) 615.704 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
BD: Import Volume Index (2000=100) 373.461 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
BD: Import Value Index (2000=100) 665.247 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
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) -1,227.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jul 1997 - Mar 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -1.6 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 996.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2003 - Mar 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 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1976 - Mar 2021
BD: BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) 0.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1976 - Mar 2021
BD: BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options: Asse... (USD mn) 0.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1976 - Mar 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) -8,032.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Services: Debit (USD mn) -2,745.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Secondary Income: Private Transfers (PT) (USD mn) 5,781.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn) 4,323.700 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance: Export F.O.B (USD mn) 9,509.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income (USD mn) -869.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Services (USD mn) -860.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) -908.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 996.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance: Import F.O.B (USD mn) -17,541.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) 39.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CF: Capital Account: Capital Transfers (USD mn) 38.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: Reserve Assets (RA) (USD mn) -835.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
Balance of Payment(BoP): USD: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) -3,977.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Services: Credit (USD mn) 1,885.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Secondary Income: Official Transfers (USD mn) 3.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (PI) (USD mn) -65.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) 38.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: Net Errors & Omissions (USD mn) 22.300 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: FDI: of which net inflow (USD mn) 493.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2015 - Mar 2021
International Investment Position (IIP): Net (BDT mn) -3,724,168.887 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2021
IIP: Assets (BDT mn) 4,365,231.093 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2021
IIP: Liabilities (BDT mn) 8,089,399.980 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2021
Outstanding External Debt as Percentage of GDP (%) 13.400 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
BD: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -526.773 2020 yearly 1976 - 2020
BD: External Debt: TDS: Debt Service: Total (USD mn) 5,771.781 2019 yearly 1972 - 2019
BD: External Debt: Debt Outstanding, Debt Ration and Debt Service (DOD): Stocks:... (USD mn) 57,088.329 2019 yearly 1972 - 2019
BD: External Debt: DOD: Stocks: Short-Term (USD mn) 9,737.331 2019 yearly 1972 - 2019
BD: External Debt: DOD: Stocks: Long-Term (USD mn) 45,937.235 2019 yearly 1972 - 2019
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 8.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 41,687.406 May 2021 monthly Jun 1986 - May 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 179,985.307 May 2021 monthly Jun 1986 - May 2021
M2 Growth (%) 12.9 May 2021 monthly Jun 1987 - May 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 4.0 Apr 2021 monthly Oct 1999 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 44,419.2 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 1972 - Jun 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 4.000 Apr 2021 monthly Oct 1999 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 8.7 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 1986 - Apr 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 791.907 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1972 - Jun 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 165,155.177 Apr 2021 monthly Dec 1986 - Apr 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 12.7 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1987 - Jan 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 165,102.3 May 2021 monthly Jul 1987 - May 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 9.2 May 2021 monthly Jul 1988 - May 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
BD: Bank Non-Performing Loans to Total Gross Loans (%) 8.902 2019 yearly 2011 - 2019
BD: Domestic Credit: Net (BDT mn) 17,919,223.000 2020 yearly 1974 - 2020
BD: Bank Liquid Reserves: to Bank Assets Ratio (%) 10.114 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020

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