Bangladesh Bangladesh: 22,839 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
Bangladesh is a country in South Asia.
With 160,41 million people Bangladesh is the eigth most populous country in the world. With 2,20 births per women Bangladesh has a medium fertility rate in the international comparison. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Bangladesh in the year 2050 will first rise to 201,95 million and in the year 2100 will fall again to 182,24 million. The life expectency in Bangladesh is 70,5 years.

Bangladesh has an area of 147.630 sq. km and ranks 93th among all countries in the world. With a population density of 1.114,0 people per sq. km Bangladesh ranks number 12 among all countries in the world. By 2050 the population density will rise to 1.402,4 people per sq. km. The borderline with its neighboring countries totals 4.246 km. In addition, it has a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 580 km.

The gross domestic product in the year 2016 was 221,42 billion US $ and ranks 45th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita totals 1.359 US $ and is therefore in the lower ranks in the international comparison. With a debt level of 30,9 % of the GDP Bangladesh ranks among the countries with a low debt level. Die unemployment rate in the year 2016 amounts to 4,1 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1974
ISO country code BD
Internet Domain .bd
License plate BD
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Bangladesh

All datasets for Bangladesh by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
3 sample data sets are displayed for each category. To view all data sets for a category click on the category name.
Population and Health (164)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (288)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (20,490)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (1,306)
Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, total (%)
Education expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)
Patent applications, residents
Geography and Agriculture (558)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (33)
Internet users
Mobile phones