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1991 - 2017 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Bangladesh's Unemployment Rate dropped to 4.00 % in Dec 2017, from the previously reported number of 4.10 % in Dec 2016. Bangladesh's Unemployment Rate is updated yearly, available from Dec 1991 to Dec 2017, with an average rate of 4.10 %. The data reached an all-time high of 5.10 % in Dec 1997 and a record low of 2.20 % in Dec 1991. The data is reported by reported by World Bank.

In the latest reports, Bangladesh's Population reached 161.75 million people in Jun 2017. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate increased to 56.50 % in Dec 2017.

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What was Bangladesh's Unemployment Rate in 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

4.00

2017

4.10

2016

2.20

1991

5.10

1997

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017

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Unemployment Rate

Series Details
Series ID

355307137

Name

Unemployment Rate

Country

Bangladesh

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1991

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

18 Dec 2017

Statistics
Mean

3.84

Variance

0.65

Standard deviation

0.81

Skewness

-0.57

Kurtosis

-0.67

Coefficient variation

0.21

Median

4.10

Max
1997

5.10

Min
1991

2.20

Previous observation
2016

4.10

Last observation
2017

4.00

Number of Observations

27

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

4.10

Dec 2017

4.10

Nov 2017

2.50

Jun 1953

10.80

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1948 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Canada

5.70

Dec 2017

5.90

Nov 2017

5.70

Dec 2017

13.10

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
France

9.70

Sep 2017

9.50

Jun 2017

7.20

Mar 2008

10.70

Sep 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Germany

3.60

Nov 2017

3.70

Oct 2017

3.60

Nov 2017

11.20

Aug 2005

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Italy

10.96

Nov 2017

11.05

Oct 2017

5.73

Apr 2007

13.02

Nov 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Japan

2.70

Nov 2017

2.80

Oct 2017

1.00

Mar 1970

5.50

Jul 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
United Kingdom

4.28

Oct 2017

4.27

Sep 2017

3.40

Dec 1973

11.90

May 1984

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Austria

5.43

Nov 2017

5.40

Oct 2017

3.40

Apr 2001

6.23

Jun 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1993 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Belgium

7.29

Sep 2017

7.07

Jun 2017

6.20

Jun 2001

9.22

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bulgaria

5.80

Sep 2017

6.30

Jun 2017

5.00

Dec 2008

21.60

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Cyprus

10.00

Sep 2017

10.60

Jun 2017

3.10

Jun 2008

17.60

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Czech Republic

2.78

Sep 2017

2.96

Jun 2017

2.78

Sep 2017

8.67

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Denmark

5.90

Sep 2017

5.90

Jun 2017

3.20

Jun 2008

8.10

Jun 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Estonia

5.20

Sep 2017

7.00

Jun 2017

4.00

Jun 2008

19.50

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Finland

8.40

Dec 2017

8.40

Nov 2017

2.80

Jan 1990

17.60

Feb 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1988 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Greece

20.70

Oct 2017

20.80

Sep 2017

7.30

May 2008

28.00

Jul 2013

%

monthly

Apr 1998 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Hungary

4.06

Sep 2017

4.25

Jun 2017

4.06

Sep 2017

11.94

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Iceland

2.90

Dec 2017

2.91

Nov 2017

2.44

Nov 2007

7.63

Apr 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Latvia

8.50

Sep 2017

8.90

Jun 2017

5.30

Dec 2007

21.30

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Lithuania

7.00

Nov 2017

7.10

Oct 2017

4.00

Nov 2007

18.30

Jul 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Argentina

8.30

Sep 2017

8.70

Jun 2017

5.90

Sep 2015

20.40

Mar 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Luxembourg

5.80

Dec 2017

5.70

Nov 2017

2.20

Mar 2002

7.20

May 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Malta

4.00

Sep 2017

4.10

Jun 2017

4.00

Sep 2017

8.20

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bolivia

3.36

2016

3.51

2015

2.31

2012

5.48

2002

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Netherlands

5.40

Dec 2017

5.40

Nov 2017

4.40

Nov 2008

9.50

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Norway

4.10

Nov 2017

4.00

Oct 2017

2.30

Apr 2008

6.80

Sep 1993

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Brazil

12.00

Nov 2017

12.20

Oct 2017

6.20

Dec 2013

13.70

Mar 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Poland

4.70

Sep 2017

5.00

Jun 2017

4.70

Sep 2017

20.70

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Chile

6.50

Nov 2017

6.70

Oct 2017

5.70

Dec 2013

11.63

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Portugal

8.20

Nov 2017

8.40

Oct 2017

4.80

Dec 2000

17.50

Jan 2013

%

monthly

Feb 1998 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Colombia

8.37

Nov 2017

8.56

Oct 2017

7.27

Nov 2015

17.87

Jan 2002

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Romania

4.70

Nov 2017

4.90

Oct 2017

4.70

Nov 2017

8.80

Apr 2002

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Slovakia

8.00

Sep 2017

8.10

Jun 2017

8.00

Sep 2017

19.70

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Slovenia

6.30

Sep 2017

6.40

Jun 2017

4.10

Sep 2008

11.10

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Ecuador

4.62

Dec 2017

4.14

Sep 2017

3.80

Dec 2014

5.71

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Sep 2013 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Mexico

3.37

Dec 2017

3.47

Nov 2017

3.15

May 2006

5.98

Sep 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Spain

16.55

Dec 2017

16.38

Sep 2017

4.41

Sep 1976

26.94

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Panama

5.50

2016

5.10

2015

4.10

2013

13.00

2003

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Sweden

6.52

Dec 2017

6.56

Nov 2017

1.30

Jul 1989

10.50

Jun 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Paraguay

6.00

2016

5.40

2015

4.60

2012

10.70

2002

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Switzerland

5.07

Sep 2017

5.05

Aug 2017

1.53

Jan 1991

5.49

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Peru

4.18

2016

3.51

2015

3.51

2015

5.94

2002

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Uruguay

7.71

Oct 2017

7.58

Sep 2017

5.59

Dec 2011

13.20

Jan 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Venezuela

7.33

Apr 2016

7.08

Mar 2016

5.53

Dec 2014

20.70

Feb 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

Updated on Jun 2016
Algeria

11.70

2017

10.50

2016

8.70

1984

28.80

2000

%

yearly

1982 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Australia

5.55

Dec 2017

5.41

Nov 2017

3.97

Feb 2008

11.20

Dec 1992

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Bangladesh

4.00

2017

4.10

2016

2.20

1991

5.10

1997

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Brunei

6.40

2017

6.50

2016

4.60

2010

7.00

2014

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Cambodia

0.10

2015

0.10

2014

0.10

2015

0.75

2007

%

yearly

2007 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Bahrain

4.30

2016

3.50

2015

3.50

2015

16.40

2006

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
China

3.95

Sep 2017

3.95

Jun 2017

3.00

Jun 2000

4.30

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Botswana

18.10

2017

17.70

2016

12.90

2008

23.80

2003

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Hong Kong

2.90

Dec 2017

3.00

Nov 2017

1.00

Dec 1989

8.50

Jun 2003

%

monthly

Oct 1981 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
India

3.60

2017

3.50

2016

3.50

2016

4.40

2005

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Israel

4.31

Nov 2017

4.21

Oct 2017

4.09

Sep 2017

7.09

Mar 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Indonesia

5.50

2017

5.61

2016

1.62

1984

11.24

2005

%

yearly

1984 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Jordan

18.50

Aug 2017

18.00

May 2017

10.80

May 2007

18.50

Aug 2017

%

quarterly

Feb 2000 - Aug 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
South Korea

3.60

Dec 2017

3.70

Nov 2017

3.00

Sep 2013

7.10

Jun 1999

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Malawi

6.60

2013

1.00

2011

1.00

2011

6.60

2013

%

yearly

2005 - 2013

Updated on 2016
Malaysia

3.40

Nov 2017

3.50

Oct 2017

3.20

Feb 2016

3.60

Nov 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2016 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Laos

1.50

2017

1.40

2016

1.30

2015

2.60

1995

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Macau

1.90

Dec 2017

1.90

Nov 2017

1.70

Apr 2015

7.10

Jun 2000

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Myanmar

0.80

2017

0.80

2016

0.80

2017

0.90

1998

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Nepal

3.20

2017

3.40

2016

1.80

1999

4.50

1996

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
New Zealand

4.60

Sep 2017

4.80

Jun 2017

3.30

Dec 2007

11.20

Sep 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Pakistan

5.94

2015

5.96

2014

3.04

1986

8.27

2003

%

yearly

1980 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Philippines

5.00

Oct 2017

5.60

Jul 2017

4.70

Oct 2016

14.40

Apr 1991

%

quarterly

Jul 1982 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Singapore

2.10

Dec 2017

2.20

Sep 2017

1.40

Sep 1997

4.80

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Sri Lanka

4.20

Sep 2017

4.50

Jun 2017

3.90

Dec 2012

5.10

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Taiwan

3.70

Dec 2017

3.69

Nov 2017

1.36

Sep 1993

6.04

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Apr 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Thailand

1.00

Dec 2017

1.10

Nov 2017

0.40

Nov 2012

5.70

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Vietnam

3.23

2016

3.37

2015

3.21

2012

6.85

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Albania

13.60

Sep 2017

13.87

Jun 2017

12.90

Mar 2012

18.20

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Armenia

16.50

Sep 2017

17.80

Jun 2017

14.70

Dec 2008

20.70

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Azerbaijan

4.94

Sep 2017

4.99

Jun 2017

4.81

Sep 2015

6.24

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Belarus

0.60

Nov 2017

0.60

Oct 2017

0.50

Dec 2014

2.10

Oct 2004

%

monthly

Oct 2004 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

20.50

2017

25.40

2016

20.50

2017

31.10

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Croatia

9.00

Sep 2017

11.00

Jun 2017

7.00

Sep 2008

18.70

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Georgia

11.76

2016

11.95

2015

0.20

1991

16.85

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kazakhstan

5.00

Dec 2017

5.00

Nov 2017

4.80

May 2017

12.90

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Kyrgyzstan

7.20

2016

7.60

2015

0.26

1992

12.50

2002

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Macedonia

22.10

Sep 2017

22.60

Jun 2017

22.10

Sep 2017

38.70

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Moldova

3.41

Sep 2017

3.50

Jun 2017

2.89

Sep 2016

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Mongolia

9.10

Sep 2017

9.60

Jun 2017

6.30

Sep 2015

12.80

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Mauritius

7.00

Sep 2017

7.20

Jun 2017

6.60

Dec 2016

9.80

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Montenegro

14.80

Sep 2017

15.10

Jun 2017

14.80

Sep 2017

21.54

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Russia

5.10

Dec 2017

5.10

Nov 2017

4.80

Aug 2014

14.60

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Serbia

12.90

Sep 2017

11.80

Jun 2017

11.80

Jun 2017

21.30

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Tajikistan

2.20

Oct 2017

2.20

Sep 2017

2.00

Feb 2005

3.13

Jan 2000

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Turkey

10.30

Oct 2017

10.60

Sep 2017

8.00

Jun 2012

13.90

Apr 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Ukraine

8.90

Sep 2017

9.10

Jun 2017

5.20

Sep 2005

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Morocco

10.60

Sep 2017

9.30

Jun 2017

7.80

Jun 2006

15.10

Sep 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Oman

16.90

2017

16.50

2016

16.10

2015

19.60

2001

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Qatar

0.10

2016

0.20

2015

0.10

2016

3.90

2001

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Saudi Arabia

5.60

2016

5.60

2015

4.34

1999

6.97

1991

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
South Africa

27.70

Sep 2017

27.70

Jun 2017

21.50

Dec 2008

27.70

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Sudan

20.30

2010

20.00

2009

8.60

1993

20.70

2008

%

yearly

1993 - 2010

Updated on 2014
Syria

14.90

2011

8.60

2010

8.10

2009

14.90

2011

%

yearly

2000 - 2011

Updated on 2016
Tunisia

15.30

Sep 2017

15.30

Jun 2017

14.80

Jun 2014

18.90

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Jun 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Yemen

14.30

2010

14.60

2009

9.80

1994

16.23

2004

%

yearly

1994 - 2010

Updated on 2014
United Arab Emirates

4.60

2011

4.30

2010

1.80

1995

4.60

2011

%

yearly

1995 - 2011

Updated on 2017
Egypt

11.90

Sep 2017

11.98

Jun 2017

8.40

Jun 2008

13.40

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Kuwait

1.24

2017

1.26

2016

0.71

1999

2.23

2011

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Ivory Coast

9.20

2017

9.30

2016

8.90

1991

9.40

2015

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
European Union

7.30

Nov 2017

7.40

Oct 2017

6.80

Apr 2008

11.00

Apr 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Kenya

11.00

2017

11.30

2016

8.10

1999

12.20

2010

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Iran

12.50

Mar 2017

12.30

Dec 2016

9.50

Sep 2014

14.70

Mar 2002

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Lebanon

10.00

2012

6.40

2009

6.40

2009

10.00

2012

%

yearly

2004 - 2012

Updated on 2014
Kosovo

27.50

2016

32.90

2015

27.50

2016

57.10

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017

More Indicators for Bangladesh

Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Foreign Direct Investment

624.0

Jun 2017

859.0

Mar 2017

-119.0

Dec 2005

859.0

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Total Imports Growth

17.8

Nov 2017

25.4

Oct 2017

-33.3

Jul 1991

142.7

Nov 1988

%

monthly

Jul 1987 - Nov 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Money Supply M2

128,029.19

Nov 2017

127,842.34

Oct 2017

3,962.84

Jul 1986

128,029.19

Nov 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1986 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Forecast: Government Revenue

4,072.03

2022

3,602.36

2021

19.40

1980

4,072.03

2022

BDT bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Production

580.00

Dec 2016

0.00

Jun 2016

0.00

Jun 2016

580.00

Dec 2016

Unit

semiannually

Jun 2014 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Teledensity: Fixed Line

0.48

2016

0.54

2015

0.07

1970

0.91

2008

Number

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Domestic Credit Growth

14.5

Nov 2017

13.9

Oct 2017

1.9

Apr 1993

36.8

Apr 1996

%

monthly

Jul 1988 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

16.4

2017

15.1

2016

4.2

2006

28.5

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Total Imports

4,362.8

Oct 2017

3,848.9

Sep 2017

98.8

Nov 1987

4,362.8

Oct 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jul 1986 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

7.62

Oct 2017

7.87

Sep 2017

1.75

Sep 2012

9.09

May 2014

%

monthly

May 2012 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

2,262.68

2022

2,094.72

2021

231.99

1982

2,262.68

2022

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

0.04

2014

38.26

2009

0.04

2014

38.26

2009

USD th

yearly

2009 - 2014

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption: % of GDP

6.0

2017

5.9

2016

3.2

1975

13.4

1970

%

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Equity Market Index

6,039.8

Jan 2018

6,244.5

Dec 2017

3,438.9

Apr 2013

6,306.9

Nov 2017

17Jan2008=2951.91

monthly

Jan 2013 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Domestic Credit

115,393.6

Nov 2017

114,191.4

Oct 2017

4,807.4

Jul 1987

115,393.6

Nov 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jul 1987 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Non Performing Loans Ratio

10.7

Sep 2017

10.1

Jun 2017

6.1

Dec 2011

28.0

Mar 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Visitor Arrivals

119,161

2014

148,349

2013

49,315

1981

271,270

2004

Person

yearly

1981 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Forecast: Government Expenditure

5,946.95

2022

5,269.22

2021

42.20

1980

5,946.95

2022

BDT bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

29,000.00

Dec 2016

9,800.00

Jun 2016

8,500.00

Dec 2005

29,000.00

Dec 2016

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Population

161.8

2017

159.9

2016

108.7

1990

161.8

2017

Person mn

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Gold Reserves

576.61

Nov 2017

571.29

Oct 2017

0.00

Nov 1978

821.47

Jul 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1972 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

13,983.27

2022

12,108.35

2021

1,545.67

2003

13,983.27

2022

BDT bn

yearly

2003 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

15,400.00

Dec 2016

10,600.00

Jun 2016

6,500.00

Dec 2005

29,300.00

Dec 2014

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

6.3

2017

6.7

2016

5.7

2014

8.2

2012

%

yearly

2007 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Direct Investment Abroad

7.1

Jun 2017

23.8

Mar 2017

0.0

Jun 2010

29.0

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Long Term Interest Rate

7.35

Jan 2018

7.17

Dec 2017

5.95

Feb 2016

12.50

Mar 2007

% pa

monthly

Aug 2004 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Total Exports

2,750.4

Oct 2017

2,349.1

Sep 2017

52.5

Jul 1986

2,977.1

Aug 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jul 1986 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Bank Lending Rate

9.30

Nov 2017

9.39

Oct 2017

9.30

Nov 2017

14.62

Feb 2012

% pa

monthly

Jan 1998 - Nov 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
External Debt: % of GDP

11.7

2016

12.3

2015

11.7

2016

34.0

1997

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Trade Balance

-1,612.5

Oct 2017

-1,499.8

Sep 2017

-1,612.5

Oct 2017

14.6

Mar 1987

USD mn

monthly

Jul 1986 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Tax Revenue

2,193.67

Dec 2017

2,016.71

Nov 2017

87.80

Jul 1990

3,264.56

Jun 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jul 1990 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

6,198.06

2022

5,742.10

2021

510.30

1980

6,198.06

2022

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas: Consumption

2.66

2016

2.60

2015

0.04

1972

2.66

2016

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1972 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

82.820

Jan 2018

82.550

Dec 2017

7.338

Mar 1972

83.420

Jan 2012

BDT/USD

monthly

May 1970 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Foreign Exchange Reserves

31,289.1

Dec 2017

30,685.4

Nov 2017

42.5

Aug 1974

31,633.3

Aug 2017

USD mn

monthly

Mar 1973 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Visitor Arrivals Growth

-19.7

2014

18.7

2013

-25.6

2008

48.6

1983

%

yearly

1982 - 2014

Updated on 2018
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

7.00

2022

7.00

2021

2.39

1988

7.18

2016

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-4.8

2017

-3.7

2016

-4.8

2017

-2.8

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

5.8

Dec 2017

5.9

Nov 2017

-0.0

Dec 1996

12.7

Dec 1998

%

monthly

Jul 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
External Debt

25,963.0

2016

23,901.0

2015

14,373.0

1997

25,963.0

2016

USD mn

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Real Effective Exchange Rate

155.9

2016

147.6

2015

94.8

2006

155.9

2016

2005=100

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Gross National Product

260,438.09

2017

234,160.27

2016

8,108.05

1973

260,438.09

2017

USD mn

yearly

1973 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Gross Savings Rate

29.6

2017

30.8

2016

27.8

2008

30.8

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Labour Force Participation Rate

56.5

2017

56.4

2016

56.4

2016

57.6

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-0.9

2017

1.1

2016

-1.9

2001

3.3

2010

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018
M2 Growth

12.8

Apr/2017

13.1

Mar/2017

7.3

Aug/1996

23.5

Mar/2011

%

monthly

Jun/1987 - Apr/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
Reserve Requirement Ratio

6.5

Jan 2018

6.5

Dec 2017

4.0

Feb 2005

6.5

Jan 2018

%

monthly

Oct 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Private Consumption Expenditure

171,486.80

2017

153,058.45

2016

14,728.58

1983

171,486.80

2017

USD mn

yearly

1981 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Investment: % of GDP

30.5

2017

29.7

2016

4.7

1972

30.5

2017

%

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

1.0

2017

0.9

2016

0.1

2002

1.3

2005

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Policy Rate

6.75

Jan 2018

6.75

Dec 2017

4.50

Jul 2010

8.50

Sep 2009

% pa

monthly

Sep 2009 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

76,187.07

2017

65,652.99

2016

18,814.54

2006

76,187.07

2017

USD mn

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-9.38

2022

-8.04

2021

-9.38

2022

3.29

2015

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Aluminum: Exports

581.20

2016

696.82

2015

20.36

2002

869.84

2006

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Industrial Production Index Growth

8.3

Sep 2017

20.0

Aug 2017

-37.8

Jan 1979

35.0

Aug 1995

%

monthly

Jul 1974 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Household Expenditure per Capita

591.95

2016

428.84

2010

217.03

2000

591.95

2016

USD

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018
P/E ratio

17.28

Dec 2017

16.47

Nov 2017

5.90

Mar 2003

30.58

Feb 2010

NA

monthly

Nov 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Tourism Revenue

148

2015

154

2014

25

1995

154

2014

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Employed Persons

59,530,000.00

2016

58,073,000.00

2013

34,800,000.00

1996

59,530,000.00

2016

Person

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-19.0

2016

5.6

2015

-19.0

2016

37.5

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

5.58

2022

5.66

2021

1.91

2001

15.38

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

8.74

2022

7.75

2021

2.22

2002

27.33

1997

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

721,593.94

2016

825,823.27

2015

48,759.01

1996

825,823.27

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Television

29,440.78

2016

30,888.76

2015

6,484.00

1999

40,552.20

2003

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Number of Subscriber Mobile

126,391,269.00

2016

131,375,724.00

2015

0.00

1991

131,375,724.00

2015

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Oil Consumption

131.07

2016

124.07

2015

14.01

1971

131.07

2016

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1971 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Container Port Throughput

2,366,651.00

2016

2,044,651.00

2015

1,091,200.00

2008

2,366,651.00

2016

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

10.79

2017

11.34

2016

5.07

2005

11.34

2016

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicament

301.80

2015

149.83

2014

11.34

2003

525.80

2011

USD th

yearly

2003 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicament

14,660.46

2016

10,376.92

2015

2,567.67

1995

17,308.92

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Coal Consumption

0.81

2016

0.69

2015

0.00

1971

0.96

2013

TOE mn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP per Capita

1,544.00

2017

1,385.00

2016

88.69

1960

1,544.00

2017

USD

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Private Consumption: % of GDP

68.7

2017

69.1

2016

68.7

2017

98.9

1976

%

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Total Deposits

120,147.41

Oct 2017

118,743.41

Sep 2017

3,687.60

Jan 1987

120,147.41

Oct 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1986 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Imports: ICT Goods

1,418,449.64

2011

1,234,477.83

2010

203,190.94

2000

1,418,449.64

2011

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2011

Updated on 2017
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

8,336.54

2016

16,070.42

2015

187.01

1995

35,750.92

2007

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Television

612.05

2016

45.21

2015

2.00

1995

2,838.41

2007

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

772,369.00

2016

864,263.00

2015

45,000.00

1970

1,344,456.00

2008

Unit

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Mobile

77.88

2016

81.90

2015

0.00

1991

81.90

2015

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production

25,512.20

2016

25,259.60

2015

7,370.00

1995

25,512.20

2016

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

158,631.41

2016

128,404.37

2015

4,639.99

1995

178,873.93

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Minerals Production

22,586,375.00

2015

21,646,525.00

2014

16,419,393.00

2009

22,586,375.00

2015

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Nominal GDP

249,708.1

2017

221,407.4

2016

4,274.9

1960

249,708.1

2017

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Household Income per Capita

601.94

2016

439.89

2010

259.54

2000

601.94

2016

USD

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Current Account Balance

-1,602.6

Oct 2017

-1,417.3

Sep 2017

-1,602.6

Oct 2017

1,219.2

Jul 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jul 1997 - Oct 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Electricity Production

44,061

2011

41,710

2010

1,030

1972

44,061

2011

GWh

yearly

1971 - 2011

Updated on 2014
Liquid Assets Ratio

26.5

2015

32.7

2014

20.6

2009

32.7

2014

%

yearly

1997 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales

44,400

2016

54,800

2015

15,000

2005

54,800

2015

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

7.2

Oct 2017

8.0

Sep 2017

0.9

Mar 1990

9.6

Apr 1994

NA

monthly

Jul 1986 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Foreign Portfolio Investment

137.63

Jun 2017

116.28

Mar 2017

-85.18

Mar 2011

526.84

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Total Exports Growth

7.6

Nov 2017

14.6

Oct 2017

-33.1

Jul 1988

139.6

Jul 1987

%

monthly

Jul 1987 - Nov 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Tourism Revenue Growth

17.9

2016

-3.6

2015

-26.3

2008

87.9

1997

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Nominal GDP Growth

14.02

2017

14.32

2016

12.07

2014

15.22

2012

%

yearly

2007 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

14,972.09

2017

13,046.41

2016

318.52

1973

14,972.09

2017

USD mn

yearly

1973 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Money Supply M1

28,055.49

Oct 2017

28,650.41

Sep 2017

1,474.06

Jul 1987

30,165.24

Aug 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1986 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

12.65

2017

12.75

2016

4.74

2006

12.75

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Population

171.82

2022

170.06

2021

82.50

1980

171.82

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Registered

620.00

2015

628.85

2014

422.00

2005

628.85

2014

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: ICT Goods

10,678.61

2011

8,913.09

2010

1,271.17

2001

73,841.57

2007

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2011

Updated on 2017