Bangladesh | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 76.31  May/15 76.3 40.1 : 83.16
Stock Market 4545 Index points May/15 4047 282 : 8919
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 130 USD Billion Dec/13 116 4.3 : 130
GDP Growth Rate 6.01 percent Jun/13 6.32 4.08 : 6.71
GDP Annual Growth Rate 6.12 percent Jun/14 6.01 4.08 : 6.71
GDP Constant Prices 7745 BDT Billion Jun/14 7299 2373 : 7745
Gross National Product 8261 BDT Billion Jun/14 7886 2483 : 8261
GDP per capita 625 USD Dec/13 597 219 : 625
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 3875 BDT Billion Jun/14 3404 594 : 3875
GDP per capita PPP 2476 USD Dec/13 2364 1068 : 2476
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 4.5 percent Dec/12 4.5 4.3 : 5.1
Employed Persons 54.1 Million Jun/10 56 35.9 : 56
Wages 2553 BDT/Month Dec/10 1485 625 : 2553
Wages in Manufacturing 243 Index Points Jun/09 206 113 : 243
Population 155 Million Dec/13 152 50.1 : 155
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 6.32 percent Apr/15 6.27 -0.02 : 12.71
Consumer Price Index CPI 211 Index Points Mar/15 211 51.99 : 211
GDP Deflator 174 percent Jun/14 164 126 : 224
Producer Prices 2180 Index Points Jun/06 2082 1233 : 2180
Export Prices 223 Index Points Jun/12 208 78.9 : 223
Import Prices 318 Index Points Jun/12 295 89.9 : 318
Food Inflation 6.37 percent Mar/15 6.11 5.86 : 9.09
Inflation Rate Mom 0.27 percent Mar/15 0.3 -1.19 : 2.08
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 7.25 percent Apr/15 7.25 4.5 : 8.75
Interbank Rate 7.66 percent Mar/15 8.21 0.74 : 33.54
Money Supply M0 925 BDT Billion Feb/15 918 34.38 : 996
Money Supply M1 1455097 BDT Million Feb/15 1446197 6267 : 1511425
Money Supply M2 7471 BDT Billion Feb/15 7385 207 : 7471
Money Supply M3 8598680 BDT Million Feb/15 8488450 732982 : 8598680
Foreign Exchange Reserves 1798 BDT Billion Mar/15 1796 13.75 : 1798
Loans to Private Sector 5122 BDT Billion Feb/15 5077 152 : 5122
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -46.9 BDT Billion Feb/15 -65.5 -128 : 0
Exports 192 BDT Billion Feb/15 190 0.05 : 208
Imports 239 BDT Billion Feb/15 256 0.57 : 284
Current Account -1065 USD Million Nov/14 -357 -1638 : 1526
Current Account to GDP 0.4 percent Dec/13 0.2 -4.4 : 3.7
Terms of Trade 70.1 Index Points Jun/12 70.8 70.1 : 105
Remittances 1190 USD Million Feb/15 1243 1006 : 1491
Capital Flows 1.06 BDT Billion Jan/15 5.81 -12.72 : 680
Gold Reserves 13.78 Tonnes Nov/14 13.74 3.29 : 13.78
Crude Oil Production BBL/D/1K Dec/14 4 1.1 : 6
External Debt 23.3 USD Billion Jun/13 22.1 16.17 : 23.3
Foreign Direct Investment 1300 USD Million Dec/13 1191 276 : 1300
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -4 percent of GDP Dec/13 -4.5 -5.4 : -2
Government Debt to GDP 18 percent Dec/13 18.9 18 : 44.9
Government Budget Value -41868 BDT Billion Jun/12 -33219 -41868 : -33219
Government Spending 702 BDT Billion Jun/14 613 115 : 702
Credit Rating 40  :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Capacity Utilization 55 percent Jun/03 58 48 : 83.01
Manufacturing Production 10.69 percent Dec/14 14.25 1.04 : 22.55
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Spending 10344 BDT Billion Jun/14 9347 1742 : 10344
Disposable Personal Income 53026 BDT THO Jun/14 51308 6808 : 53026
Personal Savings 1772 BDT Billion Jun/12 1537 177 : 1772
Consumer Credit 674 BDT Billion Feb/15 6710 220 : 6737
Private Sector Credit 5291 BDT Billion Feb/15 5258 498 : 5291
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 1797 Index Points Jun/08 1737 691 : 1797
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 27.5 percent Jan/14 27.5 27.5 : 40
Personal Income Tax Rate 25 percent Jan/14 25 25 : 25
Sales Tax Rate 15 percent Jan/14 15 15 : 15




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