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Bangladesh-Economy

Currency

Bangladesh Taka () (BDT)

Fiscal year

1 July - 30 June

Trade organizations

WTO, WCO, IOR-ARC, SAFTA, D8

GDP

$572 billion (PPP) 33th; (2015 est.)
$209 billion (nominal) 44th; (2015 est.)

GDP rank

44th (nominal)

GDP growth

7.20% (2015-16 est.)

GDP per capita

$3,385 (PPP); (2014 est.)

$1,314 (nominal; 2015)

GDP by sector

Agriculture: 19%; industry: 30%; services: 51% (2013 est.)

Population below poverty line

22% (2015)

Gini coefficient

32.1 (2007)

Labour force

87.9 million (2013)

Labour force by occupation

agriculture: 40%, industry: 30%, services: 30% (2013)

Unemployment

4.5%[8] (2013 est.)

Main industries

RMG, textiles, food processing, steel, pulp and paper, jute, shipbuilding, pharmaceuticals, electronics, automotive parts, ceramics, fertiliser, construction materials, leather, natural gas, renewable energy

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