Markets Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Currency 85.64 85.85 86.2 86.56 86.91 87.62
Stock Market (points) 6852.08 6920 6753 6589 6430 6123

Overview Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 5.47 4.5 5 5 5 5
Unemployment Rate (%) 5.30 6 5.4 5.4 5.4 5.4
Inflation Rate (%) 5.59 5.5 5.1 5.1 5 5
Interest Rate (%) 4.75 4.75 5 5 5 5.5
Balance of Trade (BDT Billion) -183.80 -110 -110 -110 -110 -110
Current Account (USD Million) -3887.00 -550 -550 -550 -550 -550
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) -1.50 -1.5 -1.5 -1.5 -1.5 -1.5
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 31.70 35.1 35.1 35.1 35.1 36.5
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.35 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7.5
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 32.50 25 25 25 25 25
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 25.00 30 30 30 30 30

GDP Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 5.47 4.5 5 5 5 5
GDP (USD Billion) 324.24 310 310 310 310 340
GDP Constant Prices (BDT Billion) 12072.46 12537 12161 12219 12219 12676
Gross National Product (BDT Billion) 12821.19 13109 13109 12606 12606 13462
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (BDT Million) 9010.03 8637 8637 8764 8764 9461
GDP per capita (USD) 1625.67 1280 1280 1280 1280 1310
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 4818.10 4680 4680 4680 4680 4700
GDP From Agriculture (BDT Million) 11023.20 12837 12837 11519 11574 12095
GDP From Construction (BDT Million) 8849.20 9024 9024 9247 9292 9710
GDP From Manufacturing (BDT Million) 27106.70 27500 27500 28327 28462 29743
GDP From Mining (BDT Million) 1931.10 2143 2143 2018 2028 2119
GDP From Public Administration (BDT Million) 4113.10 4471 4471 4298 4319 4513
GDP From Services (BDT Million) 155496.00 167882 167882 162493 163271 170618
GDP From Transport (BDT Million) 12430.00 13391 13391 12989 13052 13639
GDP From Utilities (BDT Million) 175530.00 185019 185019 183429 184307 192600

Labour Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Unemployment Rate (%) 5.30 6 5.4 5.4 5.4 5.4
Wages (BDT/Month) 13258.00 15100 15100 15100 15100 15100
Population (Million) 165.00 169 169 169 169 171
Minimum Wages (BDT/Month) 8100.00 10000 10000 10000 10000 10000
Retirement Age Men 59.00 59 59 59 59 59
Retirement Age Women 59.00 59 59 59 59 59

Prices Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Inflation Rate (%) 5.59 5.5 5.1 5.1 5 5
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 304.22 303 307 307 319 318
GDP Deflator (points) 249.42 254 253 253 252 262
Export Prices (points) 240.50 251 251 251 251 269
Import Prices (points) 283.38 299 299 299 299 308
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 2.18 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3
Food Inflation (%) 5.21 4.5 4.3 4.3 4.3 4
CPI Transportation (points) 303.73 305 305 306 307 308

Money Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Interest Rate (%) 4.75 4.75 5 5 5 5.5
Interbank Rate (%) 2.25 2.25 2.5 2.5 2.5 3
Money Supply M2 (BDT Billion) 15795.43 15723 15723 15723 15723 17135
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD Million) 46459.30 43886 43886 43886 43886 49194
Loans to Private Sector (BDT Billion) 11411.45 11450 11676 11966 11982 12022
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 6.07 5.61 6.07 6.32 6.32 6.82

Trade Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Balance of Trade (BDT Billion) -183.80 -110 -110 -110 -110 -110
Current Account (USD Million) -3887.00 -550 -550 -550 -550 -550
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) -1.50 -1.5 -1.5 -1.5 -1.5 -1.5
Exports (BDT Billion) 301.27 280 280 280 280 280
Imports (BDT Billion) 485.02 390 390 390 390 390
Remittances (USD Million) 1810.10 1912 1912 1912 1912 2094
Foreign Direct Investment (USD Million) 1510.00 2500 2500 2500 2500 2865
External Debt (USD Billion) 44.20 45 45 45 45 45

Government Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 31.70 35.1 35.1 35.1 35.1 36.5
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.35 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7.5
Government Budget Value (BDT Billion) -150054.00 -210000 -210000 -210000 -210000 -210000
Government Spending (BDT Billion) 1861.25 1773 1773 1804 1804 1954
Government Revenues (BDT Billion) 351523.00 352000 352000 352000 352000 390000
Fiscal Expenditure (BDT Billion) 523190.00 586781 586781 586781 586781 602547
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 4335.00 3700 3700 3700 3700 3700

Taxes Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 32.50 25 25 25 25 25
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 25.00 30 30 30 30 30
Sales Tax Rate (%) 15.00 15 15 15 15 15

Business Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Manufacturing Production (%) 33.10 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 5.5
Mining Production (%) 3.76 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 2
Electricity Production (Gigawatt-hour) 7331.00 6000 6000 6000 6000 7000

Consumer Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Consumer Spending (BDT Billion) 22832.88 20967 20967 21931 21931 23975
Disposable Personal Income (BDT THO) 65339.96 80119 80119 68607 68607 71694
Personal Savings (BDT Billion) 7077.06 5800 5800 5800 5800 6500
Private Sector Credit (BDT Billion) 11643.90 12324 12324 12324 12324 13382
Consumer Credit (BDT Billion) 14491.31 13247 14393 15110 15216 14962


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