Monday October 22 2018
Bangladesh Unemployed Persons at 2.70 Million


The number of unemployed persons in Bangladesh increased to 2.70 Million in 2016 from 2.60 Million in 2015.





Monday October 22 2018
Bangladesh Employed Persons at 60.80 Million


The number of employed persons in Bangladesh increased to 60.80 Million in 2016 from 59.50 Million in 2015.





Monday October 22 2018
Bangladesh Inflation Rate at 5.43 percent


The inflation rate in Bangladesh eased to 5.43 percent year-on-year in September of 2018 from 5.48 percent in August, hitting its lowest level since March last year. Prices slowed mostly for food (5.42 percent from 5.97 percent in August) while those for non-food products climbed (5.45 percent from 4.73 percent), namely housing & utilities (2.21 percent vs 1.75 percent); clothing & footwear (10.4 percent vs 9.98 percent) and transport (7.23 percent vs 6.05 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices went up 1.80 percent, following a 1.36 percent increase in the previous month.





Monday October 22 2018
Bangladesh CPI Transport & Communication at 232.09 Index Points


The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Bangladesh increased to 232.09 Index Points in September of 2018 from 229.48 Index Points in August of 2018.





Monday October 22 2018
Bangladesh Food Inflation at 5.42 percent


Cost of food in Bangladesh increased 5.42 percent in September of 2018 over the same month in the previous year.





Monday October 22 2018
Bangladesh Inflation Rate MoM at 1.80 percent


The Consumer Price Index in Bangladesh increased 1.80 percent in September of 2018 over the previous month.





Monday October 22 2018
Bangladesh Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 257.62 Index Points


Consumer Price Index CPI in Bangladesh increased to 257.62 Index Points in September from 253.07 Index Points in August of 2018.





Sunday October 21 2018
Bangladesh - Credit Rating at 40.00


Standard & Poor's credit rating for Bangladesh stands at BB- with stable outlook. Moody's credit rating for Bangladesh was last set at Ba3 with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Bangladesh was last reported at BB- with stable outlook.





Thursday October 18 2018
Bangladesh Competitiveness Rank at 103.00


Bangladesh is the 103 most competitive nation in the world out of 140 countries ranked in the 2018 edition of the Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.





Thursday October 18 2018
Bangladesh Competitiveness Index at 52.08 Points


Bangladesh scored 52.08 points out of 100 on the 2018 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.