Bangladesh Economy

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Bangladesh is the 44th largest economy in the world with a GDP of $283,469 PPP. Most of the GDP is generated by the service sector, yet the majority of Bangladeshis work in the agricultural sector. Rice and jute are the primary crops, but maize and other vegetables are gaining importance. The textile industry accounts for nearly 80% of its exports and makes Bangladesh the world's second largest textile exporter.

Major Bangladesh Indicators

Period Value % Chg Prev
Economic Activity Indexes (View all 1)
Bangladesh Economic Freedom Index 2017 55.00
Energy (View all 1)
Bangladesh Carbon Dioxide Emissions 2016 78.50M mt 4.14%
Bangladesh Coal Consumption 2016 0.8127M mtoe 17.29%
Bangladesh Gas Rig Count Nov 2017 0.00
Bangladesh Natural Gas Consumption 2015 26.82B cu m 12.19%
Bangladesh Natural Gas Production 2015 26.82B cu m 12.19%
Bangladesh Nuclear Energy Consumption 2016 0.00 TWh
Bangladesh Oil Consumption 2016 131.07K bbl 5.64%
Bangladesh Primary Energy Consumption 2015 30.71M mtoe 8.67%
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