UNDP in Bangladesh

What We Do

UNDP partners with people at all levels of society to help build nations though sustainable, innovative, and community-based development projects. Since 1972, UNDP and its partners have helped Bangladesh make critical advances in the areas of governance, poverty reduction, climate change and disaster resilience. Communities are made stronger by our partnerships and assistance.

Bangladesh at a Glance

168.1

Population (in Millions)
(UNFPA - 2019)

$4976

GNI per capita
(PPP $ - 2017)

0.9

Gender Dev. Index
(HDR - 2020)

0.632

Human Dev Index
(HDR - 2020)

36.8

Exports and imports
(% of GDP)
(HDR - 2020)

97.3

Mobile phone subscription
(per 100 people)
(HDR - 2020)