Bangladesh’s financial system grew 6.94 p.c in fiscal 2020-21, in line with the ultimate knowledge revealed by the nation’s statistical company.
The expansion determine exceeded the federal government’s provisional estimate of 5.43 p.c for the yr.
Gross nationwide revenue per capita has additionally elevated to $2,591 in FY21 from $2,326 a yr earlier, Planning Minister MA Mannan stated on Tuesday, sharing knowledge from the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics in Dhaka.
The dimensions of gross home product expanded to $416 billion, in comparison with $411 billion within the preliminary estimate, the minister stated.
GDP development accelerated within the ultimate rely as the expansion in agriculture, trade and companies, the three main areas of the financial system, exceeded the federal government’s provisional estimate, MA Mannan stated.
“We rely the expansion figures following the tactic utilized by the United Nations,” stated Dr Shamsul Alam, state minister for planning.