SAISD’s Bangladesh Chapter
Bangladesh’s Country Profile
Bangladesh has made a noteworthy progress since 1971. The country is relatively successful in reducing poverty, increasing literacy and life expectancy rate within a very short period of time. However, the country is in the fore front of the climate change venerability if the sea-level rises as forecasted.
Bangladesh’s GDP is US$ 221.4 billion with a population of about 162 million Bangladesh’s CO2 emission is 0.459 metric ton per capita.
The overall Human Development Index (HDI) ranking is 139 out of 188 countries.