For faster navigation, this Iframe is preloading the Wikiwand page for 1995 in Bangladesh.

1995 in Bangladesh


See also:Other events of 1995
List of years in Bangladesh

1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1995th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 995th year of the 2nd millennium, the 95th year of the 20th century, and the 6th year of the 1990s decade.

The year 1995 was the 24th year after the independence of Bangladesh. It was the fifth year of the first term of the government of Khaleda Zia.


Prime Minister Khaleda Zia


Demographic Indicators for Bangladesh in 1995[1]
Population, total 115,169,933
Population density (per km2) 884.8
Population growth (annual %) 2.1%
Male to Female Ratio (every 100 Female) 106.1
Urban population (% of total) 21.7%
Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people) 30.9
Death rate, crude (per 1,000 people) 8.3
Mortality rate, under 5 (per 1,000 live births) 114
Life expectancy at birth, total (years) 62.0
Fertility rate, total (births per woman) 3.7


Climate data for Bangladesh in 1995
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Daily mean °C (°F) 18.0
Average precipitation mm (inches) 9.3
Source: Climatic Research Unit (CRU) of University of East Anglia (UEA)[2]


Key Economic Indicators for Bangladesh in 1995[1]
National Income
Current US$ Current BDT % of GDP
GDP $37.9 billion BDT1,525.2 billion
GDP growth (annual %) 5.1%
GDP per capita $329.4 BDT13,243
Agriculture, value added $10.4 billion BDT416.4 billion 27.3%
Industry, value added $8.9 billion BDT359.6 billion 23.6%
Services, etc., value added $17.1 billion BDT688.3 billion 45.1%
Balance of Payment
Current US$ Current BDT % of GDP
Current account balance -$823.9 million -2.2%
Imports of goods and services $7,588.6 million BDT264.5 billion 17.3%
Exports of goods and services $4,431.5 million BDT165.7 billion 10.9%
Foreign direct investment, net inflows $1.9 million 0.0%
Personal remittances, received $1,201.7 million 3.2%
Total reserves (includes gold) at year end $2,376.2 million
Total reserves in months of imports 3.7

Note: For the year 1995 average official exchange rate for BDT was 40.28 per US$.


Awards and recognitions

Independence Day Award

Recipients Area Note
Abdullah-Al-Muti science and technology
Alhaz Moulavi Kazi Ambar Ali education
Abdul Karim Sahitya Bisharad literature posthumous
Begum Ferdausi Rahman music
Begum Syed Iqbal Mand Banu social service
Zakaria Pintoo sports
Syed Mohammad Ali journalism

Ekushey Padak

  1. Ahmed Rafiq (literature)
  2. Rawshan Jamil (dance)
  3. Mustafa Zaman Abbasi (music)
  4. Rathindranath Roy (music)
  5. Abdul Karim (education)
  6. Iajuddin Ahmed (education)
  7. Nizamuddin Ahmad (journalism)
  8. Shykh Seraj (journalism)




See also


  1. ^ a b "World Development Indicators". The World Bank. Retrieved 9 December 2021.
  2. ^ "Climate Change Knowledge Portal". The World Bank Group. Archived from the original on 27 May 2018. Retrieved 27 May 2018.
  3. ^ Alam, Shamsul (2016). Governmentality and Counter-Hegemony in Bangladesh. Springer. pp. 170–171. ISBN 978-1-137-52603-8.
  4. ^ Kumari, Ved; Brooks, Susan L. Creative Child Advocacy: Global Perspectives. SAGE Publications India. p. 37. ISBN 9788132103288.
  5. ^ "Bangladesh hit by nationwide strike". CNN. Retrieved 30 October 2018.
  6. ^ "South Asian Games". Olympic Council of Asia. Retrieved 1 November 2018.
  7. ^ "List of Champions". Atsushi Fujioka for Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Retrieved 16 October 2018.
  8. ^ "Bangladesh – List of Cup Winners". Ian King, Hans Schöggl and Erlan Manaschev for Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Retrieved 30 October 2018.
  9. ^ "Athlete Profile for Masbah Ahmmed". International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF). Retrieved 27 December 2015.
  10. ^ "Bangladesh / Players / Taskin Ahmed". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 27 December 2015.
  11. ^ "Bangladesh / Players / Mustafizur Rahman". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 27 December 2015.
  12. ^ "Bangladesh / Players / Mosaddek Hossain". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 27 December 2015.
  13. ^ "Jahurul Islam's 22nd death anniv today". Archived from the original on 26 February 2018. Retrieved 26 February 2018.
  14. ^ Maniruzzaman, Muhammad (2012). "Monajatuddin". In Islam, Sirajul; Jamal, Ahmed A. (eds.). Banglapedia: National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh (Second ed.). Asiatic Society of Bangladesh.

{{bottomLinkPreText}} {{bottomLinkText}}
1995 in Bangladesh
Listen to this article

This browser is not supported by Wikiwand :(
Wikiwand requires a browser with modern capabilities in order to provide you with the best reading experience.
Please download and use one of the following browsers:

This article was just edited, click to reload
This article has been deleted on Wikipedia (Why?)

Back to homepage

Please click Add in the dialog above
Please click Allow in the top-left corner,
then click Install Now in the dialog
Please click Open in the download dialog,
then click Install
Please click the "Downloads" icon in the Safari toolbar, open the first download in the list,
then click Install

Install Wikiwand

Install on Chrome Install on Firefox
Don't forget to rate us

Tell your friends about Wikiwand!

Gmail Facebook Twitter Link

Enjoying Wikiwand?

Tell your friends and spread the love:
Share on Gmail Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Buffer

Our magic isn't perfect

You can help our automatic cover photo selection by reporting an unsuitable photo.

This photo is visually disturbing This photo is not a good choice

Thank you for helping!

Your input will affect cover photo selection, along with input from other users.


Get ready for Wikiwand 2.0 🎉! the new version arrives on September 1st! Don't want to wait?