BANGLADESH

Bangladesh

THE OFFICIAL SALARY IN BANGLADESH IN 2020:

Average salary – 5,700 - 9,700 Bangladeshi taka per month ($65-115)

Minimum wage – 1,500 Bangladeshi taka per month ($17); in the garment industry 8,000 taka per month ($93)

Source: Bangladesh Ministry of Labour and Employment and international recruitment agencies

Bangladesh is a large country located in South Asia. It borders India to the west, north and east, and Myanmar to the south-east. In the south, it is bordered by the Bay of Bengal in the Indian Ocean.

INFORMATION ABOUT BANGLADESH (2020) 
Population 170 million
Average life expectancy  72.3 years
Unemployment rate 4.2%
Inflation  5.5%
Square 147 570 km²
Form of government Unitary Parliamentary Republic
Income tax 0—30%
Capital Dhaka
Currency Bangladeshi taka
Official Language Bengali
Doing Business rank 168
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