Bangladesh Unemployment Rate

Unemployment Rate in Bangladesh decreased to 4.50 percent in 2010 from 5.10 percent in 2009. Unemployment Rate in Bangladesh is reported by the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics. From 2003 until 2010, Bangladesh Unemployment Rate averaged 4.6 Percent reaching an all time high of 5.1 Percent in December of 2009 and a record low of 4.3 Percent in December of 2006. In Bangladesh, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Bangladesh Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-25

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
4.50 5.10 5.10 4.30 2.80 | 2014/06 2003 - 2010 Percent Yearly

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Bangladesh Unemployment Rate
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Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Employed Persons 54.10 2010-06-30 56.00 56.00 35.90 51.91 2014-06-30 Million [+]
Unemployment Rate 4.50 2010-12-31 5.10 5.10 4.30 2.80 2014-06-30 Percent [+]
Wages 174.00 2009-06-30 154.00 174.00 107.00 236.20 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 243.00 2009-06-30 206.00 243.00 113.00 470.33 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Population 154.70 2013-12-31 152.50 154.70 50.10 154.25 2014-06-30 Million [+]
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Unemployment Rate | Notes
The unemployment rate can be defined as the number of people actively looking for a job divided by the labour force. Changes in unemployment depend mostly on inflows made up of non-employed people starting to look for jobs, of employed people who lose their jobs and look for new ones and of people who stop looking for employment.


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Bangladesh Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 2786.13 BDT Billion  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Bangladesh increased to 2786.13 BDT Billion in 2013 from 2436.91 BDT Billion in 2012. Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Bangladesh is reported by the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics.
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