GDP growth 7.28pc in 2016-17

Published: November 14, 2017 16:35:59 | Updated: November 15, 2017 13:25:14


The GDP growth and per capita income for FY2017 are slightly higher than previous estimates.

Bangladesh’s economic growth accelerated to 7.28 per cent in the year to June 30, Planning Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal said at a media briefing in Dhaka on Tuesday, citing final data,says a bdnews24.com report.

Provisional data put the GDP growth at 7.24 per cent for the year.

Per capita income rose from $1,602 to $1,610.

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