FY23: Per capita income will be $3,007...

FY23: Per capita income will be $3,007

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 08:56 PM, 9 June 2022   Updated: 08:56 PM, 9 June 2022

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In the proposed budget for the fiscal year 2022-23, the per capita income of the people of the country has been fixed at $3,007, which is $183 more than before.

This was mentioned by Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal in his budget speech for the fiscal year 2022-23 in the Jatiaya Sangsad on Thursday.

In the proposed budget, Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal said that the per capita income of the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (BBS) will be $3,007 from FY 2011-12 to FY 2015-16 and from FY 2016-17.

The per capita income for the fiscal year 2005-2006 was $543, which increased to $2,824 in the fiscal year 2021-22.

Foreign exchange reserves reached $48 billion in August this year. In the fiscal year 2005-2006, the foreign exchange reserves were $0.744 billion.

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