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Bangladesh Unemployment Rate

1991 - 2017 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Bangladesh's Unemployment Rate increased to 4.37 % in Dec 2017, from the previously reported number of 4.35 % in Dec 2016. Bangladesh's Unemployment Rate is updated yearly, available from Dec 1991 to Dec 2017, with an average rate of 3.59 %. 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 163.65 million people in Jun 2018. 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

4.37

2017
Previous

4.35

2016
Min

2.20

1991
Max

5.00

2009
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1991 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

4.37

2017

4.35

2016

2.20

1991

5.00

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

View Bangladesh's Unemployment Rate from 1991 to 2017 in the chart:

Bangladesh Unemployment Rate

Series Details
Series ID

355307137

Name

Bangladesh Unemployment Rate

Country

Bangladesh

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1991

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

3.56

Variance

0.67

Standard deviation

0.82

Skewness

-0.20

Kurtosis

-1.23

Coefficient variation

0.23

Median

3.59

Max
2009

5.00

Min
1991

2.20

Previous observation
2016

4.35

Last observation
2017

4.37

Number of Observations

27

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More Countries/Regions for Unemployment Rate

Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

12.46

Mar 2018

13.37

Dec 2017

12.46

Mar 2018

18.20

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-11
Algeria

11.70

2017

10.50

2016

8.70

1984

28.80

2000

%

yearly

1982 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-21
Argentina

9.10

Mar 2018

7.20

Dec 2017

5.90

Sep 2015

20.40

Mar 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-21
Armenia

18.00

Dec 2017

16.50

Sep 2017

14.70

Dec 2008

20.70

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Australia

5.37

Jun 2018

5.40

May 2018

3.98

Feb 2008

11.21

Dec 1992

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Austria

4.61

May 2018

4.76

Apr 2018

3.40

Apr 2001

6.27

Jun 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1993 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Azerbaijan

4.97

Mar 2018

4.96

Dec 2017

4.81

Sep 2015

6.24

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Bahrain

4.30

2016

3.50

2015

3.50

2015

16.40

2006

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017-07-20
Bangladesh

4.37

2017

4.35

2016

2.20

1991

5.00

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Belarus

0.40

Jun 2018

0.50

May 2018

0.40

Jun 2018

2.10

Oct 2004

%

monthly

Oct 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Belgium

6.18

Mar 2018

6.44

Dec 2017

6.18

Mar 2018

9.22

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-03
Bolivia

3.36

2016

3.51

2015

2.31

2012

5.48

2002

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-17
Bosnia and Herzegovina

20.50

2017

25.40

2016

20.50

2017

31.10

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017-07-11
Botswana

18.10

2017

17.92

2016

13.82

1991

23.80

2003

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Brazil

12.70

May 2018

12.90

Apr 2018

6.20

Dec 2013

13.70

Mar 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Brunei

7.08

2017

6.93

2016

4.70

1991

7.08

2017

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bulgaria

5.70

Mar 2018

5.60

Dec 2017

5.00

Dec 2008

21.60

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Cambodia

0.20

2016

0.10

2015

0.10

2015

0.75

2007

%

yearly

2007 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-23
Canada

6.00

Jun 2018

5.80

May 2018

5.80

May 2018

13.10

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Chile

7.00

May 2018

6.70

Apr 2018

5.70

Dec 2013

11.63

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
China

3.83

Jun 2018

3.89

Mar 2018

3.00

Jun 2000

4.30

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Colombia

9.08

Jun 2018

9.73

May 2018

7.27

Nov 2015

17.87

Jan 2002

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Croatia

10.30

Mar 2018

10.90

Dec 2017

7.00

Sep 2008

18.70

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Cyprus

10.70

Mar 2018

10.10

Dec 2017

3.10

Jun 2008

17.60

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-22
Czech Republic

2.41

Mar 2018

2.39

Dec 2017

2.39

Dec 2017

8.67

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Denmark

5.00

Mar 2018

5.40

Dec 2017

3.20

Jun 2008

8.10

Jun 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-23
Ecuador

4.14

Jun 2018

4.43

Mar 2018

3.80

Dec 2014

5.71

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Dec 2013 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Egypt

10.60

Mar 2018

11.30

Dec 2017

8.40

Jun 2008

13.40

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Estonia

6.80

Mar 2018

5.30

Dec 2017

4.00

Jun 2008

19.50

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-22
European Union

7.00

May 2018

7.00

Apr 2018

6.80

Apr 2008

11.00

Jun 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Finland

7.20

Jun 2018

7.30

May 2018

2.80

Jan 1990

17.60

Feb 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1988 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
France

9.20

Mar 2018

9.00

Dec 2017

7.20

Mar 2008

10.70

Sep 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-23
Georgia

13.94

2017

13.97

2016

0.20

1991

18.30

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-21
Germany

3.40

May 2018

3.40

Apr 2018

3.40

May 2018

11.20

Aug 2005

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Greece

20.20

Apr 2018

20.10

Mar 2018

7.30

May 2008

27.90

Jul 2013

%

monthly

Apr 1998 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Hong Kong

2.80

Jun 2018

2.80

May 2018

1.00

Dec 1989

8.50

Jun 2003

%

monthly

Oct 1981 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Hungary

3.56

Jun 2018

3.86

Mar 2018

3.56

Jun 2018

11.94

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Iceland

2.79

May 2018

2.80

Apr 2018

2.43

Feb 2008

7.59

Nov 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
India

3.52

2017

3.51

2016

3.41

2014

4.43

2002

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Indonesia

5.50

2017

5.61

2016

1.62

1984

11.24

2005

%

yearly

1984 - 2017

Updated on 2018-01-02
Iran

12.10

Mar 2018

11.90

Dec 2017

9.50

Sep 2014

14.70

Mar 2002

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-10
Israel

3.90

May 2018

3.97

Apr 2018

3.65

Mar 2018

7.09

Mar 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
Italy

10.67

May 2018

11.01

Apr 2018

5.73

Apr 2007

13.02

Nov 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Ivory Coast

2.60

2017

2.60

2016

2.60

2017

6.70

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Japan

2.20

May 2018

2.50

Apr 2018

1.00

Mar 1970

5.50

Jul 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Jordan

18.40

Feb 2018

18.50

Nov 2017

10.80

May 2007

18.50

Nov 2017

%

quarterly

Feb 2000 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Kazakhstan

4.80

Jun 2018

4.90

May 2018

4.80

Jun 2018

12.90

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Kenya

11.47

2017

11.52

2016

10.00

1999

12.17

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
South Korea

3.70

Jun 2018

4.00

May 2018

3.00

Nov 2013

7.10

Jun 1999

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Kosovo

30.50

2017

27.50

2016

27.50

2016

57.10

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Kuwait

1.24

2017

1.26

2016

0.71

1999

2.23

2011

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-03
Kyrgyzstan

7.20

2016

7.60

2015

0.26

1992

12.50

2002

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2018-01-10
Laos

0.67

2017

0.66

2016

0.65

2015

2.63

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Latvia

8.20

Mar 2018

8.10

Dec 2017

5.30

Dec 2007

21.30

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-22
Lebanon

10.00

2012

6.40

2009

6.40

2009

10.00

2012

%

yearly

2004 - 2012

Updated on 2014-11-27
Lithuania

6.80

May 2018

6.90

Apr 2018

4.00

Nov 2007

18.30

Jul 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Luxembourg

5.50

Jun 2018

5.60

May 2018

2.20

Mar 2002

7.20

May 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Macau

1.80

Jun 2018

1.80

May 2018

1.70

Apr 2015

7.10

Jun 2000

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Macedonia

21.60

Mar 2018

21.90

Dec 2017

21.60

Mar 2018

38.70

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Malawi

6.60

2013

1.00

2011

1.00

2011

6.60

2013

%

yearly

2005 - 2013

Updated on 2016-10-18
Malaysia

3.40

Jun 2018

3.30

May 2018

3.20

Feb 2018

3.60

Nov 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2016 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-10
Malta

4.40

Mar 2018

3.70

Dec 2017

3.70

Dec 2017

8.20

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Mauritius

7.10

Mar 2018

6.70

Dec 2017

6.60

Dec 2016

9.80

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Mexico

3.39

Jun 2018

3.19

May 2018

3.15

May 2006

5.99

Sep 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Moldova

4.11

Mar 2018

3.33

Dec 2017

2.89

Sep 2016

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-04
Mongolia

9.70

Mar 2018

7.30

Dec 2017

6.30

Sep 2015

12.80

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Montenegro

16.20

Mar 2018

17.00

Dec 2017

14.80

Sep 2017

21.54

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-19
Morocco

10.50

Mar 2018

10.60

Sep 2017

7.80

Jun 2006

15.10

Sep 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-09
Myanmar

0.79

2017

0.78

2016

0.77

2015

0.91

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Nepal

2.74

2017

3.06

2016

1.34

2008

4.59

1995

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Netherlands

4.80

Jun 2018

4.80

May 2018

4.40

Nov 2008

9.50

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
New Zealand

4.40

Mar 2018

4.50

Dec 2017

3.30

Dec 2007

11.20

Sep 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Norway

3.80

May 2018

3.70

Apr 2018

2.40

Apr 2008

6.80

Sep 1993

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Oman

16.00

2017

15.82

2016

15.82

2016

19.83

2000

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Pakistan

5.94

2015

5.96

2014

3.04

1986

8.27

2003

%

yearly

1980 - 2015

Updated on 2016-09-29
Panama

6.10

2017

5.50

2016

4.10

2013

13.00

2003

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-16
Paraguay

5.20

2017

6.00

2016

4.60

2012

10.70

2002

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-10
Peru

4.18

2016

3.51

2015

3.51

2015

5.94

2002

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Philippines

5.50

Apr 2018

5.30

Jan 2018

4.70

Oct 2016

14.40

Apr 1991

%

quarterly

Jul 1982 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-06-05
Poland

4.20

Mar 2018

4.50

Dec 2017

4.20

Mar 2018

20.70

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-25
Portugal

7.30

May 2018

7.20

Apr 2018

4.80

Dec 2000

17.50

Jan 2013

%

monthly

Feb 1998 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Qatar

0.10

2017

0.10

2016

0.10

2017

3.90

2001

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-08
Romania

4.60

May 2018

4.60

Apr 2018

4.40

Mar 2018

8.80

Apr 2002

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Russia

4.70

May 2018

4.90

Apr 2018

4.70

May 2018

14.60

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
Saudi Arabia

6.00

2017

5.60

2016

3.25

1998

7.85

1991

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Serbia

14.80

Mar 2018

14.70

Dec 2017

11.80

Jun 2017

21.30

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Singapore

2.10

Jun 2018

2.00

Mar 2018

1.40

Sep 1997

4.80

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Slovakia

7.10

Mar 2018

7.70

Dec 2017

7.10

Mar 2018

19.70

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-15
Slovenia

5.90

Mar 2018

5.80

Dec 2017

4.10

Sep 2008

11.10

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-19
South Africa

26.70

Mar 2018

26.70

Dec 2017

21.50

Dec 2008

27.70

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Spain

15.28

Jun 2018

16.74

Mar 2018

4.41

Sep 1976

26.94

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Sri Lanka

4.50

Mar 2018

4.00

Dec 2017

3.90

Dec 2012

5.10

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Sudan

20.30

2010

20.00

2009

8.60

1993

20.70

2008

%

yearly

1993 - 2010

Updated on 2014-05-08
Sweden

6.18

Jun 2018

6.19

May 2018

1.30

Jul 1989

10.50

Jun 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Switzerland

5.17

Mar 2018

5.30

Feb 2018

1.53

Jan 1991

5.49

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-17
Syria

14.90

2011

8.60

2010

8.10

2009

14.90

2011

%

yearly

2000 - 2011

Updated on 2016-08-01
Taiwan

3.68

Jun 2018

3.69

May 2018

1.36

Sep 1993

6.04

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Apr 1993 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Tajikistan

2.30

Apr 2018

2.20

Mar 2018

2.00

Feb 2005

3.13

Jan 2000

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Thailand

1.10

Jun 2018

1.00

May 2018

0.40

Nov 2012

5.70

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Tunisia

15.40

Mar 2018

15.50

Dec 2017

14.80

Jun 2014

18.90

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Jun 2011 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Turkey

10.30

Apr 2018

9.90

Mar 2018

8.00

Jun 2012

13.90

Apr 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Ukraine

9.70

Mar 2018

9.90

Dec 2017

5.20

Sep 2005

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
United Arab Emirates

4.60

2011

4.30

2010

1.80

1995

4.60

2011

%

yearly

1995 - 2011

Updated on 2017-01-10
United Kingdom

4.17

Apr 2018

4.19

Mar 2018

3.40

Dec 1973

11.90

May 1984

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-17
United States

4.00

Jun 2018

3.80

May 2018

2.50

Jun 1953

10.80

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1948 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Uruguay

8.12

May 2018

8.19

Apr 2018

5.59

Dec 2011

13.20

Jan 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Venezuela

7.33

Apr 2016

7.08

Mar 2016

5.53

Dec 2014

20.70

Feb 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

Updated on 2016-06-02
Vietnam

3.18

2017

3.23

2016

3.18

2017

6.85

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-15
Yemen

14.30

2010

14.60

2009

9.80

1994

16.23

2004

%

yearly

1994 - 2010

Updated on 2014-01-20

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Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Aluminum: Exports

725.14

2017

802.92

2016

20.27

2002

869.45

2006

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Bank Lending Rate

9.96

May 2018

9.89

Apr 2018

9.30

Nov 2017

16.00

Nov 1991

% pa

monthly

Jan 1976 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

5.98

Jun 2018

6.56

May 2018

1.75

Sep 2012

9.09

May 2014

%

monthly

May 2012 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Coal Consumption

2.34

2017

2.18

2016

0.00

1971

2.34

2017

TOE mn

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-4.8

2017

-3.7

2016

-4.8

2017

-2.8

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-01-30
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

5.5

Jun 2018

5.6

May 2018

-0.0

Dec 1996

12.7

Dec 1998

%

monthly

Jul 1994 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
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 2017-10-25
Current Account Balance

-1,483.1

Apr 2018

-695.6

Mar 2018

-1,602.6

Oct 2017

1,219.2

Jul 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jul 1997 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-0.9

2017

1.1

2016

-1.9

2001

3.3

2010

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
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 2018-04-23
Domestic Credit

122,067.8

Jun 2018

118,602.5

May 2018

4,807.4

Jul 1987

122,067.8

Jun 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jul 1987 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Domestic Credit Growth

14.7

Jun 2018

15.1

May 2018

1.9

Apr 1993

36.8

Apr 1996

%

monthly

Jul 1988 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Electricity Production

44,061

2011

41,710

2010

1,030

1972

44,061

2011

GWh

yearly

1971 - 2011

Updated on 2014-02-28
Employed Persons

60,828,000.00

2017

59,530,000.00

2016

34,800,000.00

1996

60,828,000.00

2017

Person

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Equity Market Index

5,405.5

Jun 2018

5,343.9

May 2018

3,438.9

Apr 2013

6,306.9

Nov 2017

17Jan2008=2951.91

monthly

Jan 2013 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Exchange Rate against USD

83.700

Jun 2018

83.380

May 2018

7.338

Mar 1972

83.700

Jun 2018

BDT/USD

monthly

May 1970 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Exports: ICT Goods

15,461.27

2015

13,867.28

2013

1,271.17

2001

73,841.57

2007

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-25
Exports: Medicament

95,694.51

2017

96,827.39

2016

395.99

1995

96,827.39

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

2,832.12

2017

2,834.78

2016

90.80

1996

3,804.75

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

5,703.35

2017

9,031.11

2016

187.88

1995

35,779.94

2007

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Exports: Television

1,086.92

2017

617.95

2016

2.00

1995

2,837.71

2007

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
External Debt

28,566.0

2017

26,306.0

2016

14,373.0

1997

28,566.0

2017

USD mn

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-01-30
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

5.50

2023

5.58

2022

1.91

2001

15.38

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-7.54

2023

-7.74

2022

-7.84

2021

3.57

2015

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

10.15

2023

9.78

2022

2.14

2002

26.96

1997

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

6,674.45

2023

6,194.66

2022

498.15

1980

6,674.45

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Expenditure

6,244.25

2023

5,582.89

2022

42.20

1980

6,244.25

2023

BDT bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Net Debt

14,438.57

2023

12,704.46

2022

1,545.67

2003

14,438.57

2023

BDT bn

yearly

2003 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Revenue

4,510.14

2023

3,993.55

2022

19.40

1980

4,510.14

2023

BDT bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

2,558.83

2023

2,368.83

2022

231.99

1982

2,558.83

2023

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Population

173.60

2023

171.82

2022

82.50

1980

173.60

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

7.00

2023

7.00

2022

2.39

1988

7.20

2016

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Foreign Direct Investment

495.0

Mar 2018

985.0

Dec 2017

-119.0

Dec 2005

1,035.0

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

1.0

2017

0.9

2016

0.1

2002

1.3

2005

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Foreign Exchange Reserves

31,080.2

Jun 2018

30,224.6

May 2018

42.5

Aug 1974

31,633.3

Aug 2017

USD mn

monthly

Mar 1973 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

11.40

2018

12.65

2017

4.74

2006

12.75

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

5.6

May 2018

6.3

Apr 2018

0.9

Mar 1990

9.6

Apr 1994

NA

monthly

Jul 1986 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
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 2018-04-23
GDP Deflator Growth

5.2

2018

6.3

2017

5.2

2018

8.2

2012

%

yearly

2007 - 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
GDP per Capita

1,677.00

2018

1,544.00

2017

88.69

1960

1,677.00

2018

USD

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Gold Reserves

561.61

Jun 2018

584.18

May 2018

0.00

Nov 1978

821.47

Jul 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1972 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

85,776.45

2018

76,187.07

2017

18,814.54

2006

85,776.45

2018

USD mn

yearly

2006 - 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Gross National Product

284,698.31

2018

260,438.09

2017

8,108.05

1973

284,698.31

2018

USD mn

yearly

1973 - 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Gross Savings Rate

28.1

2018

29.6

2017

27.8

2008

30.8

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2018

Updated on 2018-06-15
Household Expenditure per Capita

591.95

2016

428.84

2010

217.03

2000

591.95

2016

USD

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Household Income per Capita

601.94

2016

439.89

2010

259.54

2000

601.94

2016

USD

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Imports: ICT Goods

1,470,376.06

2015

1,038,745.24

2013

203,190.94

2000

1,470,376.06

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-25
Imports: Medicament

113,000.32

2017

97,771.49

2016

33,246.42

1996

113,000.32

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

408,002.25

2017

345,406.97

2016

53,408.27

1998

408,002.25

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

830,800.17

2017

808,900.33

2016

48,759.01

1996

881,765.04

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Imports: Television

35,018.90

2017

31,244.19

2016

6,484.00

1999

40,425.30

2003

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Industrial Production Index Growth

13.7

Mar 2018

17.0

Feb 2018

-37.8

Jan 1979

35.0

Aug 1995

%

monthly

Jul 1974 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-04
Investment: % of GDP

31.5

2018

30.5

2017

4.7

1972

31.5

2018

%

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Labour Force Participation Rate

56.5

2017

56.4

2016

56.4

2016

57.6

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

10.79

2017

11.34

2016

5.07

2005

11.34

2016

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
Liquid Assets Ratio

24.9

2016

26.5

2015

20.6

2009

32.7

2014

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2018-02-05
Long Term Interest Rate

7.41

Jun 2018

6.71

May 2018

5.95

Feb 2016

12.50

Mar 2007

% pa

monthly

Aug 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-26
M2 Growth

9.2

Jun 2018

10.2

May 2018

7.3

Aug 1996

23.5

Mar 2011

%

monthly

Jun 1987 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

16.4

2017

15.1

2016

4.2

2006

28.5

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Minerals Production

25,182,278.00

2016

22,586,375.00

2015

16,419,393.00

2009

25,182,278.00

2016

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

28,047.40

May 2018

27,377.96

Apr 2018

1,474.06

Jul 1987

30,165.24

Aug 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1986 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Money Supply M2

132,613.86

Jun 2018

129,323.35

May 2018

3,962.84

Jul 1986

132,613.86

Jun 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1986 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Motor Vehicle Production

580.00

Dec 2017

580.00

Dec 2016

0.00

Jun 2016

580.00

Dec 2017

Unit

semiannually

Jun 2014 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicle Registered

620.00

2015

628.85

2014

422.00

2005

628.85

2014

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017-06-27
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

21,723.80

Dec 2017

29,000.00

Dec 2016

8,500.00

Dec 2005

29,000.00

Dec 2016

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

20,297.20

Dec 2017

15,400.00

Dec 2016

6,500.00

Dec 2005

29,300.00

Dec 2014

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicles Sales

42,021

2017

44,400

2016

15,000

2005

54,800

2015

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-5.4

2017

-19.0

2016

-19.0

2016

37.5

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production

26,420.00

2017

26,300.00

2016

7,370.00

1995

26,800.00

2015

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Natural Gas: Consumption

2.57

2017

2.55

2016

0.04

1972

2.57

2017

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1972 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Nominal GDP

272,588.7

2018

249,708.1

2017

4,274.9

1960

272,588.7

2018

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Nominal GDP Growth

13.29

2018

14.02

2017

12.07

2014

15.22

2012

%

yearly

2007 - 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Non Performing Loans Ratio

10.8

Mar 2018

9.3

Dec 2017

6.1

Dec 2011

28.0

Mar 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

766,183.00

2016

864,263.00

2015

45,000.00

1970

1,344,456.00

2008

Unit

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Number of Subscriber Mobile

135,981,846.00

2016

131,375,724.00

2015

0.00

1991

135,981,846.00

2016

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Oil Consumption

146.03

2017

130.81

2016

14.01

1971

146.03

2017

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1971 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
P/E ratio

15.67

Mar 2018

16.47

Feb 2018

5.90

Mar 2003

30.58

Feb 2010

NA

monthly

Nov 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Policy Rate

6.00

Jul 2018

6.00

Jun 2018

4.50

Jul 2010

8.50

Sep 2009

% pa

monthly

Sep 2009 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Population

163.7

2018

161.8

2017

108.7

1990

163.7

2018

Person mn

yearly

1990 - 2018

Updated on 2018-06-15
Private Consumption Expenditure

190,612.21

2018

171,486.80

2017

14,728.58

1983

190,612.21

2018

USD mn

yearly

1981 - 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Private Consumption: % of GDP

69.9

2018

68.7

2017

68.7

2017

98.9

1976

%

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Public Consumption Expenditure

17,611.01

2018

14,972.09

2017

318.52

1973

17,611.01

2018

USD mn

yearly

1973 - 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Public Consumption: % of GDP

6.5

2018

6.0

2017

3.2

1975

13.4

1970

%

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Reserve Requirement Ratio

6.5

Jun 2018

6.5

May 2018

4.0

Feb 2005

6.5

Jun 2018

%

monthly

Oct 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Tax Revenue

3,296.95

Jun 2018

2,147.75

May 2018

87.80

Jul 1990

3,296.95

Jun 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jul 1990 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Teledensity: Fixed Line

0.47

2016

0.54

2015

0.07

1970

0.90

2008

Number

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

83.45

2016

81.50

2015

0.00

1991

83.45

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

122,050.05

May 2018

121,050.38

Apr 2018

3,687.60

Jan 1987

122,050.05

May 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1986 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Total Exports

2,919.0

May 2018

2,780.7

Apr 2018

52.5

Jul 1986

2,977.1

Aug 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jul 1986 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Total Exports Growth

12.6

May 2018

16.5

Apr 2018

-33.1

Jul 1988

139.6

Jul 1987

%

monthly

Jul 1987 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Total Imports

5,434.8

May 2018

4,872.1

Apr 2018

98.8

Nov 1987

5,434.8

May 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jul 1986 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Total Imports Growth

42.7

May 2018

30.9

Apr 2018

-33.3

Jul 1991

142.7

Nov 1988

%

monthly

Jul 1987 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Tourism Revenue

175

2016

148

2015

25

1995

175

2016

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Tourism Revenue Growth

17.9

2016

-3.6

2015

-26.3

2008

87.9

1997

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Trade Balance

-2,515.8

May 2018

-2,091.4

Apr 2018

-2,515.8

May 2018

14.6

Mar 1987

USD mn

monthly

Jul 1986 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Visitor Arrivals

119,161

2014

148,349

2013

49,315

1981

271,270

2004

Person

yearly

1981 - 2014

Updated on 2018-04-23
Visitor Arrivals Growth

-19.7

2014

18.7

2013

-25.6

2008

48.6

1983

%

yearly

1982 - 2014

Updated on 2018-04-23
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