2015 in Bangladesh

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2015
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Bangladesh

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See also: Other events of 2015
List of years in Bangladesh

2015 ( MMXV ) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar , the 2015th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 15th year of the 3rd millennium , the 15th year of the 21st century , and the 6th year of the 2010s decade.

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The year 2015 was the 44th year after the independence of Bangladesh. It was also the third year of the third term of the Government of Sheikh Hasina.

Incumbents

President Abdul Hamid III
Abdul
Hamid
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina
Sheikh
Hasina

Climate

Climate data for Bangladesh in 2015
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecYear
Daily mean °C (°F)17.4
(63.3)
20.2
(68.4)
24.4
(75.9)
26.1
(79)
28.4
(83.1)
28.3
(82.9)
27.8
(82)
28.1
(82.6)
28.1
(82.6)
26.7
(80.1)
23.1
(73.6)
18.4
(65.1)
24.8
(76.6)
Average precipitation mm (inches)10.4
(0.409)
22.3
(0.878)
22.3
(0.878)
245.1
(9.65)
179.6
(7.071)
878.9
(34.602)
566.6
(22.307)
493.4
(19.425)
321.7
(12.665)
86.6
(3.409)
5.1
(0.201)
5.9
(0.232)
2,838.
(111.727)
Source: Climatic Research Unit (CRU) of University of East Anglia (UEA) [1]

Demography

Demographic Indicators for Bangladesh in 2015 [2]
Population, total161,200,886
Population density (per sq. km)1,238.4
Population growth (annual %)1.1%
Male to Female Ratio (every 100 Female)101.9
Urban population (% of total)34.3%
Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people)19.3
Death rate, crude (per 1,000 people)5.3
Mortality rate, under 5 (per 1,000 live births)36.3
Life expectancy at birth, total (years)72.2
Fertility rate, total (births per woman)2.1

Economy

Key Economic Indicators for Bangladesh in 2015 [2]
National Income
Current US$Current BDT% of GDP
GDP$195.1 billionBDT15.2 trillion
GDP growth (annual %)6.6%
GDP per capita$1,210.2BDT94,032
Agriculture, value added$28.8 billionBDT2.2 trillion15.5%
Industry, value added$52.3 billionBDT4.1 trillion28.1%
Services, etc., value added$104.8 billionBDT8.1 trillion56.3%
Balance of Payment
Current US$Current BDT% of GDP
Current account balance$2.6 billion1.3%
Imports of goods and services$45.6 billionBDT3.8 trillion24.7%
Exports of goods and services$34,969.3 millionBDT2.6 trillion17.3%
Foreign direct investment, net inflows$2,831.2 million1.5%
Personal remittances, received$15,295.5 million7.8%
Total reserves (includes gold) at year end$27,493.1 million
Total reserves in months of imports6.8

Note: For the year 2015 average official exchange rate for BDT was 77.95 per US$.

Events

January

February

March

April

May

September

November

Deaths

See also

References

  1. "Climate Change Knowledge Portal". The World Bank Group. Retrieved 27 May 2018.
  2. 1 2 "World Development Indicators". The World Bank. Retrieved 27 May 2018.
  3. "Bangladesh opposition leader Zia calls for blockade". 5 January 2015. Retrieved 10 January 2015.
  4. "Bangladesh unrest: Seven burnt to death, several injured after bus firebombed". 3 February 2015. Retrieved 1 March 2015.
  5. "68 dead in Bangladesh ferry accident". 23 February 2015. Retrieved 1 March 2015.
  6. "Arrest warrants out for Khaleda Zia in graft cases".
  7. "Atheist US blogger hacked to death in Bangladesh".
  8. "North Korean Diplomat Caught Smuggling $1.4 Million in Gold in Bangladesh" . Retrieved 2015-05-12.
  9. Habib, Haroon (April 11, 2015). "Bangladesh war crimes convict Kamaruzzaman executed". The Hindu. ISSN   0971-751X . Retrieved 2015-05-12.
  10. "Bangladesh blogger Ananta Bijoy Das hacked to death - BBC News" . Retrieved 2015-05-12.
  11. "JS passes Financial Reporting Bill". The Financial Express. Dhaka. Retrieved 2017-06-27.
  12. "Bangladesh hangs opposition figures for war crimes" . Retrieved 2015-11-22.