Bangladesh Unemployment Rate

1991 - 2019 | Yearly | % | World Bank

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Bangladesh's Unemployment Rate dropped to 4.19 % in Dec 2019, from the previously reported number of 4.28 % in Dec 2018. Bangladesh's Unemployment Rate is updated yearly, available from Dec 1991 to Dec 2019, with an average rate of 3.89 %. The data reached an all-time high of 5.00 % in Dec 2009 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 165.55 million people in Jun 2019. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate increased to 58.99 % in Dec 2019.

What was Bangladesh's Unemployment Rate in 2019?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

4.19

% 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019

4.28

% 2018 yearly 1991 - 2019

2.20

1991

5.00

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2019

Updated on 09 Apr 2020

Unemployment Rate by Country Comparison

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All Countries/Regions
Asia and Oceania
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Middle East and Africa
North and South America
Country/Region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%)

11.40

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Algeria (%)

11.70

2018

yearly

1982 - 2018

Argentina (%)

8.90

Dec 2019

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Dec 2019

Armenia (%)

19.80

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Australia (%)

7.45

Jun 2020

monthly

Feb 1978 - Jun 2020

Austria (%)

5.71

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jun 2020

Azerbaijan (%)

6.46

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

Bahrain (%)

4.30

2016

yearly

1991 - 2016

Bangladesh (%)

4.19

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Belarus (%)

0.20

Jun 2020

monthly

Oct 2004 - Jun 2020

Belgium (%)

5.13

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2020

Bolivia (%)

3.40

2017

yearly

1999 - 2017

Bosnia and Herzegovina (%)

15.70

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Botswana (%)

18.19

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Brazil (%)

12.90

May 2020

monthly

Mar 2012 - May 2020

Brunei (%)

9.12

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Bulgaria (%)

4.60

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2020

Cambodia (%)

0.10

2017

yearly

2007 - 2017

Canada (%)

12.30

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jun 2020

Chile (%)

12.20

Jun 2020

monthly

Mar 2009 - Jun 2020

China (%)

3.84

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Jun 2020

Colombia (%)

19.81

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2020

Croatia (%)

7.20

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2019

Cyprus (%)

7.30

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Mar 2020

Czech Republic (%)

1.97

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2020

Denmark (%)

5.30

Mar 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2019

Ecuador (%)

3.84

Dec 2019

quarterly

Dec 2013 - Dec 2019

Egypt (%)

8.00

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2019

Estonia (%)

5.00

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1989 - Mar 2020

European Union (%)

6.20

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jan 2020

Finland (%)

6.70

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1988 - Jun 2020

France (%)

7.80

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Mar 2020

Georgia (%)

11.57

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Germany (%)

4.20

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Jun 2020

Greece (%)

15.50

Apr 2020

monthly

Apr 1998 - Apr 2020

Hong Kong SAR, China (%)

6.20

Jun 2020

monthly

Oct 1981 - Jun 2020

Hungary (%)

4.63

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2020

Iceland (%)

4.50

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2020

India (%)

5.36

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Indonesia (%)

5.28

2019

yearly

1984 - 2019

Iran (%)

10.60

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2020

Ireland (%)

9.80

Apr 2015

monthly

Jan 1983 - Apr 2015

Israel (%)

4.50

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2012 - Jun 2020

Italy (%)

8.85

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - Jun 2020

Ivory Coast (%)

3.32

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Japan (%)

2.80

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1953 - Jun 2020

Jordan (%)

19.00

Nov 2019

quarterly

Feb 2000 - Nov 2019

Kazakhstan (%)

4.80

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2020

Kenya (%)

2.64

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

South Korea (%)

4.30

Jun 2020

monthly

Jun 1999 - Jun 2020

Kosovo (%)

25.70

2019

yearly

2001 - 2019

Kuwait (%)

2.09

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Kyrgyzstan (%)

6.20

2018

yearly

1992 - 2018

Laos (%)

0.63

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Latvia (%)

7.40

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

Lebanon (%)

11.35

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Lithuania (%)

9.40

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jun 2020

Luxembourg (%)

6.98

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jun 2020

Macau SAR, China (%)

2.40

May 2020

monthly

Sep 1996 - May 2020

North Macedonia (%)

16.20

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

Malawi (%)

6.60

2013

yearly

2005 - 2013

Malaysia (%)

5.40

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2016 - May 2020

Malta (%)

3.30

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Mar 2020

Mauritius (%)

7.10

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

Mexico (%)

3.26

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2020

Moldova (%)

3.99

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2019

Mongolia (%)

8.10

Dec 2019

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Dec 2019

Montenegro (%)

16.30

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Morocco (%)

10.20

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2019

Myanmar (%)

1.58

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Nepal (%)

1.41

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Netherlands (%)

3.80

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2020

New Zealand (%)

4.00

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

Nigeria (%)

10.00

2013

yearly

2010 - 2013

Norway (%)

4.60

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1989 - May 2020

Oman (%)

2.67

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Pakistan (%)

5.79

2018

yearly

1980 - 2018

Panama (%)

7.10

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Paraguay (%)

5.20

2017

yearly

1998 - 2017

Peru (%)

3.93

2018

yearly

2001 - 2018

Philippines (%)

17.70

Apr 2020

quarterly

Jul 1982 - Apr 2020

Poland (%)

3.10

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Mar 2020

Portugal (%)

7.00

Jun 2020

monthly

Feb 1998 - Jun 2020

Qatar (%)

0.10

2018

yearly

1997 - 2018

Romania (%)

5.20

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jun 2020

Russia (%)

4.66

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2020

Saudi Arabia (%)

6.00

2018

yearly

1991 - 2018

Serbia (%)

9.70

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2019

Singapore (%)

2.90

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Jun 2020

Slovakia (%)

5.60

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2019

Slovenia (%)

4.00

Dec 2019

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Dec 2019

South Africa (%)

30.10

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Spain (%)

15.33

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Jun 2020

Sri Lanka (%)

5.70

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2020

Sudan (%)

20.30

2010

yearly

1993 - 2010

Sweden (%)

8.03

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - May 2020

Switzerland (%)

4.66

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Mar 2020

Syria (%)

14.90

2011

yearly

2000 - 2011

Taiwan (%)

3.97

Jun 2020

monthly

Apr 1993 - Jun 2020

Tajikistan (%)

2.30

Apr 2018

monthly

Jan 2000 - Apr 2018

Thailand (%)

1.00

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2020

Tunisia (%)

15.10

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2011 - Mar 2020

Turkey (%)

13.80

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Apr 2020

Ukraine (%)

8.70

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2019

United Arab Emirates (%)

2.23

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

United Kingdom (%)

3.93

Apr 2020

monthly

Feb 1971 - Apr 2020

United States (%)

11.10

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1948 - Jun 2020

Uruguay (%)

9.70

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - May 2020

Venezuela (%)

6.35

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1999 - Dec 2018

Vietnam (%)

3.11

2019

yearly

1996 - 2019

Yemen (%)

13.50

2014

yearly

1994 - 2014

Bangladesh Key Series

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Monetary
Banking Statistics
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates
Energy
Tourism
Financial Market
Transport and Telecommunications
National Accounts Last Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn)

302,571.4

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Nominal GDP Growth (%)

12.975

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

GDP per Capita (USD)

1,828.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

GDP Deflator Growth (%)

4.5

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

207,883.152

2019

yearly

1981 - 2019

Private Consumption: % of GDP (%)

68.7

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

18,974.519

2019

yearly

1973 - 2019

Public Consumption: % of GDP (%)

6.3

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Investment: % of GDP (%)

31.6

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Gross Fixed Capital Formation (USD mn)

95,522.725

2019

yearly

1980 - 2019

Gross National Product (USD mn)

316,091.686

2019

yearly

1973 - 2019

Gross Savings Rate (%)

29.5

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $)

7,514.217

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD)

2,846.756

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%)

9.531

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Gross Domestic Product at Market Price (BDT mn)

25,424,826.000

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

GDP: Trade Balance (BDT mn)

-1,794,852.000

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Gross National Income at Market Price (BDT mn)

26,497,866.000

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

GDP: Consumption Expenditure: Private (BDT mn)

17,468,248.000

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Gross Domestic Product at Factor Cost (BDT mn)

24,198,910.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: Domestic Demand (BDT mn)

27,299,176.000

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

GDP: Exports of Goods and Services (BDT mn)

3,895,909.000

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

GDP: Imports of Goods and Services (BDT mn)

5,450,079.000

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Gross Domestic Product: Import Duty (BDT mn)

1,225,915.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: Consumption Expenditure (BDT mn)

19,062,661.000

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Real GDP: YoY (%)

8.153

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

Gross Domestic Product at Market Price per Capita (BDT)

153,578.000

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

GDP: Consumption Expenditure: Government (BDT mn)

1,594,413.000

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

GDP: Investment (BDT mn)

8,026,695.000

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Gross Domestic Product at Factor Cost: 2005-06p (BDT mn)

10,635,622.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: 2005-06p: Consumption Expenditure (BDT mn)

7,539,024.000

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Gross Domestic Product at Market Price: 2005-06p (BDT mn)

11,057,936.000

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Gross Domestic Product: Import Duty: 2005-06p (BDT mn)

422,314.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: 2005-06p: Domestic Demand (BDT mn)

11,358,534.000

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

GDP: 2005-06p: Consumption Expenditure: Private (BDT mn)

6,904,459.000

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

GDP: 2005-06p: Consumption Expenditure: Government (BDT mn)

634,566.000

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

GDP: 2005-06p: Investment (BDT mn)

3,734,960.000

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

GDP: 2005-06p: Exports of Goods and Services (BDT mn)

1,724,225.000

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

GDP: 2005-06p: Imports of Goods and Services (BDT mn)

2,101,155.000

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

GDP: Public Administration and Defense (BDT mn)

989,574.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: Manufacturing (BDT mn)

4,813,589.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: Fishing (BDT mn)

742,747.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: Hotel and Restaurants (BDT mn)

252,335.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: Wholesale and Retail Trade (BDT mn)

3,227,223.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: Construction (BDT mn)

1,964,030.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: Electricity, Gas and Water Supply (BDT mn)

320,867.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: Agriculture and Forestry (BDT mn)

2,481,190.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: Transport, Storage and Communication (BDT mn)

2,260,250.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: Financial Intermediations (BDT mn)

942,024.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: Real Estate, Renting and Business Activities (BDT mn)

1,904,866.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: Education (BDT mn)

730,905.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: Health and Social Works (BDT mn)

520,063.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: Community, Social and Personal Services (BDT mn)

2,609,609.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: Mining and Quarrying (BDT mn)

439,638.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: 2005-06p: Transport, Storage and Communication (TC) (BDT mn)

1,170,557.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: 2005-06p: Electricity, Gas and Water Supply (BDT mn)

165,347.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: 2005-06p: Manufacturing (BDT mn)

2,561,179.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: 2005-06p: Real Estate, Renting and Business Activities (BDT mn)

651,728.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: 2005-06p: Health and Social Works (BDT mn)

201,050.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: 2005-06p: Education (BDT mn)

259,759.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: 2005-06p: Construction (BDT mn)

811,387.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: 2005-06p: Hotel and Restaurants (BDT mn)

78,696.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: 2005-06p: Public Administration and Defense (BDT mn)

387,951.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: 2005-06p: Agriculture and Forestry (BDT mn)

1,079,907.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: 2005-06p: Wholesale and Retail Trade (BDT mn)

1,480,584.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: 2005-06p: Financial Intermediations (BDT mn)

363,942.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: 2005-06p: Community, Social and Personal Services (BDT mn)

867,061.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: 2005-06p: Fishing (BDT mn)

371,462.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: 2005-06p: Mining and Quarrying (BDT mn)

185,011.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP Deflator (2005-2006=100)

229.920

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

BD: GDP: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost: Industry: Manufacturing (BDT mn)

4,813,589.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BD: GDP (BDT mn)

25,424,826.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BD: GDP: USD (USD mn)

302,571.254

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BD: GDP: USD: per Capita (USD)

1,855.740

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BD: GDP: Final Consumption Expenditure (BDT mn)

19,131,219.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BD: GDP: Gross Capital Formation (BDT mn)

8,026,695.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BD: GDP: External Balance of Goods and Services (BDT mn)

-1,554,170.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BD: GDP: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost (BDT mn)

24,198,911.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BD: GDP: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost: Agriculture (BDT mn)

3,223,937.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BD: GDP: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost: Industry (BDT mn)

7,538,125.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BD: GDP: per Capita (BDT)

155,936.367

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BD: GDP: Real: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost: Industry (BDT mn)

3,722,924.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BD: GDP: Real: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost: Industry: Manufacturing (BDT mn)

2,561,179.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BD: GDP: Real (BDT mn)

11,057,935.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BD: GDP: Real: Final Consumption Expenditure (BDT mn)

7,539,025.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BD: GDP: Real: Final Consumption Expenditure: Household (BDT mn)

6,904,459.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BD: GDP: Real: Final Consumption Expenditure: General Government (BDT mn)

634,566.000

2019

yearly

1965 - 2019

BD: GDP: Real: Exports of Goods and Services (BDT mn)

1,724,225.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BD: GDP: Real: Imports of Goods and Services (BDT mn)

2,101,155.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BD: GDP: Real: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost (BDT mn)

10,635,621.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BD: GDP: Real: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost: Agriculture (BDT mn)

1,451,369.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Production Last Frequency Range
Industrial Production Index Growth (%)

1.6

Mar 2020

monthly

Jul 1974 - Mar 2020

Minerals Production (Metric Ton)

24,946,926.000

2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

Motor Vehicle Production (Unit)

580.000

Dec 2016

semiannually

Jun 2014 - Dec 2016

Quantum Index: Mining and Quarrying (2005-2006=100)

186.530

Mar 2020

monthly

Feb 2012 - Mar 2020

Quantum Index: Electricity (2005-2006=100)

301.030

Mar 2020

monthly

Feb 2012 - Mar 2020

Production: Cotton Yarn (Bale th)

113.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jul 1986 - Mar 2020

Production: Cotton Cloth (m th)

3,031.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jul 1986 - Mar 2020

Production: Paper (Metric Ton)

690.000

Oct 2019

monthly

Jul 1986 - Oct 2019

Production: Food Products (Metric Ton)

43,466.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jul 1988 - Mar 2020

Production: Motor Vehicles (Unit)

89.000

Jan 2020

monthly

Feb 1994 - Jan 2020

Production: Fertilizers (Metric Ton)

60,133.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jul 1986 - Mar 2020

Electricity Generation: Net Generation (kWh mn)

5,705.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jul 1993 - Mar 2020

Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%)

-4.8

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn)

-257.210

Feb 2020

monthly

Jul 2008 - Feb 2020

Tax Revenue (USD mn)

3,519.833

Jun 2020

monthly

Jul 1990 - Jun 2020

Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%)

9.1

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Forecast: Government Expenditure (BDT bn)

6,244.247

2023

yearly

1980 - 2023

Forecast: Government Net Debt (BDT bn)

14,438.571

2023

yearly

2003 - 2023

Forecast: Government Revenue (BDT bn)

4,510.140

2023

yearly

1980 - 2023

Government Debt: Domestic (DO): Net (BDT mn)

1,615,359.000

Jan 2020

monthly

Apr 2002 - Jan 2020

Government Revenue & Foreign Grants (BDT mn)

191,620.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jul 2008 - Mar 2020

Government Overall Balance: Excluding Grants (BDT mn)

23,190.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jul 2008 - Mar 2020

Govt Revenue: Tax (BDT mn)

298,904.200

Jun 2020

monthly

Jul 1990 - Jun 2020

Govt Revenue: Tax: Excise Duty (BDT mn)

1,699.100

Jan 2020

monthly

Jul 1986 - Jan 2020

Govt Revenue: Tax: Income Tax (BDT mn)

61,712.900

Jan 2020

monthly

Jul 1986 - Jan 2020

Govt Revenue: Tax: Value Added Tax (BDT mn)

101,720.600

Jun 2020

monthly

Jul 1990 - Jun 2020

Demographic and Labour Market Last Frequency Range
Population (Person mn)

165.6

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

59.0

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Employed Persons (Person)

60,828,000.000

2017

yearly

1996 - 2017

Unemployment Rate (%)

4.19

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Forecast: Population (Person mn)

175.396

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Employment (Person mn)

0.000

yearly

-

Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%)

0.000

yearly

-

LFS: Labour Force (Person th)

63,504.000

2017

yearly

1984 - 2017

LFS: Labour Force: Male (Person th)

43,528.000

2017

yearly

1996 - 2017

LFS: Labour Force: Female (Person th)

19,976.000

2017

yearly

1996 - 2017

LFS: Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

58.200

2017

yearly

2000 - 2017

LFS: Employment (Person th)

60,828.000

2017

yearly

1996 - 2017

LFS: Employment: Male (Person th)

42,182.000

2017

yearly

2000 - 2017

LFS: Employment: Female (Person th)

18,646.000

2017

yearly

2000 - 2017

LFS: Employment: Urban (Person th)

16,943.000

2017

yearly

2000 - 2017

LFS: Employment: Rural (Person th)

43,885.000

2017

yearly

2000 - 2017

LFS: Unemployment (Person th)

2,677.000

2017

yearly

1984 - 2017

LFS: Unemployment: Male (Person th)

1,347.000

2017

yearly

2000 - 2017

LFS: Unemployment Rate: Male (%)

3.100

2017

yearly

2000 - 2017

LFS: Unemployment Rate: Female (%)

6.700

2017

yearly

2000 - 2017

LFS: Unemployment Rate: Urban (%)

4.900

2017

yearly

2000 - 2017

LFS: Unemployment Rate: Rural (%)

4.000

2017

yearly

2000 - 2017

LFS: Unemployment: Female (Person th)

1,330.000

2017

yearly

2000 - 2017

BD: Employment To Population Ratio: Modeled ILO Estimate: Aged 15+ (%)

56.521

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

BD: Urban Population (Person)

60,987,417.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BD: Rural Population (Person)

102,058,744.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit)

4,900

2019

yearly

2005 - 2019

Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%)

5.4

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit)

1,900.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit)

3,000.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Household Expenditure per Capita (USD)

591.949

2016

yearly

2000 - 2016

Household Income per Capita (USD)

602.549

2016

yearly

2000 - 2016

HIES: Household Income per Month: Capita (BDT)

3,940.000

2016

yearly

2000 - 2016

Inflation Last Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%)

6.0

Jun 2020

monthly

Jul 1994 - Jun 2020

CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

6.544

Jun 2020

monthly

May 2012 - Jun 2020

Producer Price Index Growth (%)

5.757

Sep 2013

quarterly

Sep 1996 - Sep 2013

Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%)

5.555

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Consumer Price Index: National: Transport and Communications (2005-2006=100)

253.340

Jun 2020

monthly

May 2011 - Jun 2020

Consumer Price Index: National: Recreation, Entertainment etc (2005-2006=100)

190.960

Jun 2020

monthly

May 2011 - Jun 2020

Consumer Price Index: National: Miscellaneous Goods & Services (2005-2006=100)

267.190

Jun 2020

monthly

May 2011 - Jun 2020

Consumer Price Index: National (2005-2006=100)

276.120

Jun 2020

monthly

May 2011 - Jun 2020

Consumer Price Index: National: Food (2005-2006=100)

297.950

Jun 2020

monthly

May 2011 - Jun 2020

Consumer Price Index: National: Non Food (2005-2006=100)

248.130

Jun 2020

monthly

May 2011 - Jun 2020

Consumer Price Index: National: Clothing and Footwear (2005-2006=100)

291.980

Jun 2020

monthly

May 2011 - Jun 2020

Consumer Price Index: National: Gross Rent, Fuel and Lighting (2005-2006=100)

227.070

Jun 2020

monthly

May 2011 - Jun 2020

Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Trade Balance (USD mn)

-1,309.4

May 2020

monthly

Jul 1986 - May 2020

Total Exports (USD mn)

1,222.8

May 2020

monthly

Jul 1986 - May 2020

Total Exports Growth (%)

-61.4

May 2020

monthly

Jul 1987 - May 2020

Aluminum: Exports (USD th)

779.731

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%)

7.032

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Exports: Medicament (USD th)

98,170.720

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

3,079.888

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Total Imports (USD mn)

2,532.2

May 2020

monthly

Jul 1986 - May 2020

Total Imports Growth (%)

-48.9

May 2020

monthly

Jul 1987 - May 2020

Imports: Medicament (USD th)

108,361.599

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

454,215.608

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Import Price Index (2005-2006=100)

259.380

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

Export Price Index (2005-2006=100)

214.050

2018

yearly

2007 - 2018

Trade Balance (BDT mn)

-111,232.332

May 2020

monthly

Jul 1986 - May 2020

Exports: Jute Raw (BDT mn)

400.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1989 - May 2020

Imports: Petroleum Products (BDT mn)

12,440.000

May 2020

monthly

Jul 1999 - May 2020

Imports: Cotton (BDT mn)

14,210.000

May 2020

monthly

Jul 1999 - May 2020

Imports: Yarn (BDT mn)

9,120.000

May 2020

monthly

Jul 1999 - May 2020

Imports: Textile and Articles Thereof (BDT mn)

21,030.000

May 2020

monthly

Jul 1999 - May 2020

Imports: Capital Machinery (BDT mn)

12,220.000

May 2020

monthly

Jul 2005 - May 2020

Terms of Trade Index (2005-2006=100)

87.110

2018

yearly

2007 - 2018

Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn)

-803.5

May 2020

monthly

Jul 1997 - May 2020

Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%)

-1.4

2019

yearly

1998 - 2019

Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn)

16.4

Jun 2019

quarterly

Sep 1997 - Jun 2019

Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn)

705.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 2003 - Mar 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%)

0.9

2019

yearly

1998 - 2019

Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

7.402

Jun 2019

quarterly

Sep 1997 - Jun 2019

Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%)

0.035

2019

yearly

1998 - 2019

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn)

-28.659

Jun 2019

quarterly

Sep 1997 - Jun 2019

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn)

36.061

Jun 2019

quarterly

Sep 1997 - Jun 2019

External Debt (USD mn)

37,835.9

2019

yearly

1997 - 2019

Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn)

-9.781

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Net International Investment Position (USD mn)

-39,400.573

Dec 2019

quarterly

Dec 2007 - Dec 2019

BD: BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn)

0.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1976 - Dec 2019

BD: BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options (USD mn)

0.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1976 - Dec 2019

BD: BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options: Asse... (USD mn)

0.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1976 - Dec 2019

BD: BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options: Liab... (USD mn)

0.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1976 - Dec 2019

Outstanding External Debt as Percentage of GDP (%)

12.500

2019

yearly

1997 - 2019

BD: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn)

-1,686.232

2019

yearly

1976 - 2019

Monetary Last Frequency Range
Money Supply M1 (USD mn)

38,687.482

Jun 2020

monthly

Jun 1986 - Jun 2020

Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

161,802.932

Jun 2020

monthly

Jun 1986 - Jun 2020

M2 Growth (%)

12.7

Jun 2020

monthly

Jun 1987 - Jun 2020

Non Performing Loans Ratio (%)

9.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

Reserve Requirement Ratio (%)

4.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Oct 1999 - Jul 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

33,928.9

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 1972 - Jun 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%)

10.130

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

12.4

May 2020

monthly

Jul 1986 - May 2020

Gold Reserves (USD mn)

794.131

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1972 - Jun 2020

Total Deposits (USD mn)

146,375.739

May 2020

monthly

Dec 1986 - May 2020

Total Deposits Growth (%)

11.292

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 1987 - Mar 2020

Domestic Credit (USD mn)

153,393.8

Jun 2020

monthly

Jul 1987 - Jun 2020

Domestic Credit Growth (%)

13.6

Jun 2020

monthly

Jul 1988 - Jun 2020

Total Loans (USD mn)

159,265.732

Jun 2020

monthly

Jun 1991 - Jun 2020

Total Loans Growth (%)

12.799

May 2020

monthly

Jun 1992 - May 2020

Money Supply M1 (BDT mn)

3,285,341.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jun 1986 - Jun 2020

Money Supply M2 (BDT mn)

13,740,305.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jun 1986 - Jun 2020

Deposit Money Banks Deposits (BDT mn)

12,323,062.000

Apr 2020

monthly

Dec 1986 - Apr 2020

Deposit Money Banks Credit (BDT mn)

13,524,846.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jun 1991 - Jun 2020

BD: Bank Non-Performing Loans to Total Gross Loans (%)

9.887

2018

yearly

2011 - 2018

Banking Statistics Last Frequency Range
Liquid Assets Ratio (%)

19.9

2017

yearly

1997 - 2017

Bangladesh Bank: Assets: Total (BDT mn)

1,675,265.109

30 Apr 2020

weekly

05 Mar 2015 - 30 Apr 2020

Banks Net Profit: Total, Excludes Bangladesh Bank (BDT mn)

89,999.900

2018

yearly

1973 - 2018

Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate (% pa)

7.950

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jun 2020

Exchange Rate against USD (BDT/USD)

84.810

Jul 2020

monthly

May 1970 - Jul 2020

Policy Rate (% pa)

4.75

Jul 2020

monthly

Sep 2009 - Jul 2020

Long Term Interest Rate (% pa)

8.62

Jun 2020

monthly

Aug 2004 - Jun 2020

Real Effective Exchange Rate (2005=100)

155.9

2016

yearly

1999 - 2016

Bank Rate (% pa)

4.000

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jul 2020

Weighted Average Interest Rate: Schedule Banks: Deposits (% pa)

5.060

Jun 2020

monthly

Jul 2009 - Jun 2020

Weighted Average Interest Rate: Schedule Banks: Advances (% pa)

7.950

Jun 2020

monthly

Jul 2009 - Jun 2020

Treasury Bills Rate: 91 Days (% pa)

5.400

Jul 2020

monthly

Sep 2003 - Jul 2020

Bangladesh Government Treasury Bond Rate: 5 Years (% pa)

8.050

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2003 - Jun 2020

Bangladesh Government Treasury Bond Rate: 10 Years (% pa)

8.620

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2003 - Jun 2020

Real Effective Exchange Rate: 2015-16=100 (2015-2016=100)

100.650

2018

yearly

2011 - 2018

Forex: Period End: Taka to US Dollars (BDT/USD)

84.800

Jul 2020

monthly

Jul 2000 - Jul 2020

Forex: Period End: Taka to Euro (BDT/EUR)

95.440

Jun 2020

monthly

Jul 2000 - Jun 2020

Forex: Period Average: Taka to Euro (BDT/EUR)

95.540

Jun 2020

monthly

Jul 2000 - Jun 2020

Energy Last Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh)

71,102

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production (Cub m mn)

28,127.500

2019

yearly

1962 - 2019

Natural Gas: Consumption (Cub ft/Day bn)

3.324

2019

yearly

1972 - 2019

Oil Consumption (Barrel/Day th)

170.890

2019

yearly

1971 - 2019

Coal Consumption (TOE mn)

2.132

2018

yearly

1965 - 2018

Tourism Last Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

267,707

2018

yearly

1981 - 2018

Visitor Arrivals Growth (%)

-73.9

2018

yearly

1982 - 2018

Tourism Revenue (USD mn)

357

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Tourism Revenue Growth (%)

2.6

2018

yearly

1996 - 2018

Visitors Arrivals: Total (Person)

830,068.000

2016

yearly

1981 - 2016

Visitors Arrivals: United Kingdom (Person)

2,503.000

2016

yearly

1981 - 2016

Visitors Arrivals: India (Person)

213,590.000

2016

yearly

1981 - 2016

Visitors Arrivals: Australia (Person)

1,089.000

2016

yearly

1981 - 2016

Visitors Arrivals: Canada (Person)

1,117.000

2016

yearly

1981 - 2016

Visitors Arrivals: Japan (Person)

3,097.000

2016

yearly

1981 - 2016

Tourism Receipts (BDT mn)

1,894.900

Dec 2016

monthly

Jan 1985 - Dec 2016

Financial Market Last Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (17Jan2008=2951.91)

4,214.4

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2013 - Jul 2020

Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

13.5

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

P/E ratio (NA)

11.880

Feb 2020

monthly

Nov 2000 - Feb 2020

DSE: Turnover: Value: Shares & Debentures (BDT mn)

60,013.667

Jul 2020

monthly

Jul 1989 - Jul 2020

DSE: Turnover: Share: Shares & Debentures (Share mn)

1,882.165

Jul 2020

monthly

Jul 1996 - Jul 2020

DSE: Market Capitalization: Taka: Total (BDT mn)

3,542,931.000

Oct 2019

monthly

Jan 1998 - Oct 2019

DSE: PE Ratio (Unit)

13.460

Jul 2019

monthly

Nov 2000 - Jul 2019

DSE: Listed Securities (Unit)

586.000

Oct 2019

monthly

Jan 1998 - Oct 2019

DSE: Listed Companies (Unit)

319.000

Oct 2019

monthly

Jan 1998 - Oct 2019

Transport and Telecommunications Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicle Registered (Unit th)

620.000

2015

yearly

2005 - 2015

Container Port Throughput (TEU)

2,827,000.000

2018

yearly

2008 - 2018

Liner Shipping Connectivity Index (2004=100)

12.070

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit)

1,449,646.000

2018

yearly

1970 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person)

161,771,617.000

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number)

0.898

2018

yearly

1970 - 2018

Teledensity: Mobile (Number)

100.245

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Exports: ICT Goods (USD th)

15,461.268

2015

yearly

2000 - 2015

Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

10,152.732

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Exports: Television (USD th)

1,095.332

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Imports: ICT Goods (USD th)

1,470,376.060

2015

yearly

2000 - 2015

Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

819,285.426

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Imports: Television (USD th)

36,841.488

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Motor Vehicle Registered: Bangladesh: Total (Unit)

504,130.000

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Air Traffic Movement: Passenger: Total (Person)

987,342.000

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2018

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