Bangladesh Unemployment Rate

1991 - 2020 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Bangladesh Unemployment Rate dropped to 4.15 % in Dec 2020, from the previously reported number of 4.19 % in Dec 2019. Bangladesh Unemployment Rate is updated yearly, available from Dec 1991 to Dec 2020, with an average rate of 3.93 %. 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 Population reached 167.56 million people in Jun 2020. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate increased to 59.01 % in Dec 2020.

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Bangladesh Unemployment Rate

What was Bangladesh's Unemployment Rate in 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
4.15 2020 4.19 2019 2.20 1991 5.00 2009 % yearly 1991 - 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 11.60 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Algeria (%) 11.70 Sep 2017 quarterly Jun 2014 - Sep 2017
Argentina (%) 13.10 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Jun 2020
Armenia (%) 18.10 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Australia (%) 7.00 Oct 2020 monthly Feb 1978 - Oct 2020
Austria (%) 5.52 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Sep 2020
Azerbaijan (%) 6.94 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Bahrain (%) 4.30 2016 yearly 1991 - 2016
Bangladesh (%) 4.15 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Belarus (%) 0.20 Nov 2020 monthly Oct 2004 - Nov 2020

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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) -1,588.802 May 2020 monthly Jul 2008 - May 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 2,236.383 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1990 - Nov 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 9.1 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 21.2 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Forecast: Government Net Debt (BDT bn) 20,911.837 2025 yearly 2003 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (BDT bn) 5,008.913 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Government Debt: Domestic (DO): Net (BDT mn) 1,830,820.000 Nov 2020 monthly Apr 2002 - Nov 2020
Government Revenue & Foreign Grants (BDT mn) 224,530.000 Oct 2020 monthly Jul 2008 - Oct 2020
Government Overall Balance: Excluding Grants (BDT mn) -22,520.000 Oct 2020 monthly Jul 2008 - Oct 2020
BD: Social Contributions (BDT mn) 0.000 2016 yearly 2001 - 2016

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