2009 in Bangladesh

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2009
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List of years in Bangladesh

2009 (MMIX) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2009th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 9th year of the 3rd millennium, the 9th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2000s decade.

The year 2009 was the 38th year after the independence of Bangladesh. It was also the first year of the second term of the Government of Sheikh Hasina.

Incumbents[edit]

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Bangladesh in 2009
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Daily mean °C (°F) 20.2
(68.4)
22.6
(72.7)
26.2
(79.2)
29.2
(84.6)
28.5
(83.3)
29.2
(84.6)
28.5
(83.3)
28.5
(83.3)
29.0
(84.2)
27.3
(81.1)
24.3
(75.7)
20.1
(68.2)
26.1
(79.0)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 1.1
(0.04)
20.4
(0.80)
19.9
(0.78)
230.9
(9.09)
256.9
(10.11)
217.5
(8.56)
511.1
(20.12)
268.0
(10.55)
260.3
(10.25)
119.3
(4.70)
60.2
(2.37)
2.9
(0.11)
1,968.5
(77.48)
Source: Climatic Research Unit (CRU) of University of East Anglia (UEA)[1]

Demography[edit]

Demographic Indicators for Bangladesh in 2009[2]
Population, total 150,454,708
Population density (per sq. km) 1,155.8
Population growth (annual %) 1.1%
Male to Female Ratio (every 100 Female) 102.6
Urban population (% of total) 29.7%
Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people) 21.7
Death rate, crude (per 1,000 people) 5.7
Mortality rate, under 5 (per 1,000 live births) 52.6
Life expectancy at birth, total (years) 69.8
Fertility rate, total (births per woman) 2.4

Economy[edit]

Key Economic Indicators for Bangladesh in 2009[2]
National Income
Current US$ Current BDT % of GDP
GDP $102.5 billion BDT7.1 trillion
GDP growth (annual %) 5.0%
GDP per capita $681.1 BDT46,863
Agriculture, value added $17.5 billion BDT1.2 trillion 17.9%
Industry, value added $25.9 billion BDT1.8 trillion 26.4%
Services, etc., value added $54.6 billion BDT3.8 trillion 55.7%
Balance of Payment
Current US$ Current BDT % of GDP
Current account balance $3.6 billion 3.5%
Imports of goods and services $23.1 billion BDT1.6 trillion 23.2%
Exports of goods and services $17,047.5 million BDT1.2 trillion 16.9%
Foreign direct investment, net inflows $901.3 million 0.9%
Personal remittances, received $10,520.7 million 10.3%
Total reserves (includes gold) at year end $10,341.5 million
Total reserves in months of imports 5.1

Note: For the year 2009 average official exchange rate for BDT was 69.04 per US$.

Events[edit]

January[edit]

  • 14 January - Bangladesh moves into the Finals of a Tri-Nation cup ODI tournament for the first time after defeating Sri Lanka in the league match.
14.5 ADMG Cannon of Bangladesh Army positioned over Satmasjid Road, near Dhanmondi 8A road, pointing towards Pilkhana on 25 February 2009.

February[edit]

March[edit]

May[edit]

August[edit]

  • 22 August - SearchW3, Bangladesh's first search engine launched. Press conference took place.

Awards and Recognitions[edit]

Deaths[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Climate Change Knowledge Portal". The World Bank Group. Retrieved 27 May 2018.
  2. ^ a b "World Development Indicators". The World Bank. Retrieved 27 May 2018.
  3. ^ Mark Dummett (26 February 2009). "Bangladesh becomes battle zone". BBC News.
  4. ^ Hossain, FARID (2009-03-13). "Fire at Bangladesh's Largest Mall Kills 7". abcnews.go.com. Archived from the original on 2009-09-11. Retrieved 2009-03-20.
  5. ^ Staff Writer (2009-05-27). "Death toll rises to 180 from Cyclone Aila". United Press International. Archived from the original on 2009-09-11. Retrieved 2009-05-27.
  6. ^ "President Obama Names Medal of Freedom Recipients" Archived 2009-12-15 at the Wayback Machine, White House Office of the Press Secretary, July 30, 2009