Bangladesh Country Profile

Selected Social Indicators

2005

2009

2010

2011

2012

Improved water source (% of population with access)

81.2

82.6

82.9

83.2

-

Improved sanitation facilities (% of population with access)

49.7

53.1

53.9

54.7

-

Poverty headcount ratio at $2 a day (PPP) (% of population)

80.3

-

76.5

-

-

Poverty headcount ratio at $1.25 a day (PPP) (% of population)

50.5

-

43.3

-

-

Poverty headcount ratio at national poverty line (% of population)

40.0

-

31.5

-

-

GINI index

33.2

-

32.1

-

-

Health expenditure per capita (current US$)

13.2

22.4

24.8

26.5

-

Health expenditure, total (% of GDP)

3.2

3.7

3.7

3.7

-

Source: World Development Indicators, December 2013