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Unemployment Rate and Employment Data in Bangladesh

Bangladesh Unemployment Data

Indicator Data Period
Unemployment Rate 4.2 % 2019


Latest data on Unemployment Rate (%)

Unemployment Rate
                     Bangladesh - Historical Data (%)

What is Unemployment Rate in Bangladesh?

  • Unemployment Rate in Bangladesh decreased to 4.2 % in 2019. The maximum rate was 5.1 % and minimum was 2.2 %.
  • Data published Yearly by Bureau of Statistics.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
4.2 2019 10.02.2020
4.3 2018 29.10.2019
4.2 2017 17.04.2018
4.1 2016 11.08.2017
4.1 2015 31.12.2015
4.2 2014 31.12.2014
4.3 2013 31.12.2013
4.5 2012 31.12.2012


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Unemployment Rate in Bangladesh by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Abdul Hamid 22.04.2013 - 4.1000 4.1000 4.1000 4.1000 0.00%

Other labor indicators in Bangladesh

Index Updated Actual Previous
Retirement Age Men 2019 59 59
Wages 2017 156.862 USD/Month 152.591
Living Wage Individual 2018 95.158 USD/Month 95.276

Unemployment Rate in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Bangladesh 2019 4.2 % 4.3
Jordan 2Q/20 23 % 19.3
Kyrgyzstan Jun/20 3.1 % 3.1
Mongolia 4Q/19 8.1 % 9.9
Nepal 2017 3.2 % 3.4
Palestine 2Q/20 26.6 % 25
Tajikistan Nov/19 2.1 % 2.1
Cambodia 2019 0.7 % 0.7
China 2Q/20 5.6 % 5.7
Georgia 2018 12.7 % 13.9
India 2020 11 % 23.5
Israel Aug/20 4.9 % 4.7
Pakistan 2019 4.1 % 5.5
South Korea Aug/20 3.2 % 4.2
Taiwan Aug/20 3.83 % 3.9
Vietnam 2Q/20 2.73 % 2.22
Maldives 2019 6.4 % 6.1
Armenia 1Q/20 19.8 % 17.1
Hong Kong Aug/20 6.1 % 6.1
Indonesia 1Q/20 4.99 % 5.28
Japan Jul/20 2.9 % 2.8
Kazakhstan Aug/20 5 % 5
Lebanon 2019 6.2 % 6.2
Macau Aug/20 2.8 % 2.7
Malaysia Jul/20 4.7 % 4.9
Philippines 3Q/20 10 % 17.7
Qatar 4Q/19 0.1 % 0.1
Singapore 2Q/20 2.8 % 2.4
Sri Lanka 1Q/20 5.7 % 4.5
Thailand Aug/20 1.9 % 2.1
Oman 2019 3.1 % 3.1
Iran 3Q/19 10.4 % 10.9
Laos 2019 0.6 % 0.6
Azerbaijan 2019 4.8 % 5.2
Kuwait 2019 2.17 % 2.06
Saudi Arabia 2Q/20 9 % 5.7
Bahrain 2018 3.9 % 3.7
North Korea 2019 3.3 % 3.3
United Arab Emirates 2019 2.64 % 2.57
Yemen 2019 12.8 % 12.9
Turkmenistan 2019 3.9 % 3.8
Uzbekistan 2018 6.9 % 7.2
Iraq 2019 7.9 % 7.9
Syria 2019 8.4 % 8.3
Afghanistan 2019 11.1 % 11.1
Bhutan 2018 3.4 % 2.4
Brunei 2019 9.1 % 8.9
Mauritius 1Q/20 7.1 % 6.4