Foodgrain Balance in Bangladesh
(quantities in 000 m. tons)
Items 1996/97 1997/98 1998/99 1999/00 2000/01 2001/02 2002/03 2003/04 2004/05 2005/06 2006/07 2007/08 2008/09 2009/10 2010/11 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 2015/16 2016/17 2017/18 2018/19 2019/2020
Mid-Year Population (in millions) 123 125 127 129 131 133 135 137.54 139.78 141.8 142.6 144.6 146.5 148.4 150.4 152.3 154.1 156 158 160 162.7 164.7 165.6 167.6
Net Foodgrain Requirement 20364 20696 21026.6 21358 21688.9 22020 22351.1 24548.8 24948.6 25309.2 25685.8 26046.3 26390.8 26717.4 27058.3 28295.1 28629 28982 29354 29726 30097 23116 23385 23674
Gross Foodgrain Production 20336 20665 21813 24907 26759 25905 26694 27442 26133 27266 28055 29775 32166 33158 34513 34869 35088 35657 36058 36058 35115 37378 37408 39969
Net Foodgrain Production 18302 18599 19631.7 22416 24082.2 23314.5 24025.5 24697.8 23519.7 24538.5 24666.3 26176.7 28280.6 29210 30342.3 30655.3 30839.8 31339.1 31690.6 31691 30862 32857.4 32888 35135.4
Foodgrain Surplus -2062 -2097 -1395 1059 2393 1294 1674 149 -1429 -771 -1019 130 1890 2492 3284 2360 2210 2357 2337 1965 765 9741 9504 11461
/deficit
Sources: BBS and Ministry of Food & Disaster Management.
NB:  The figures in parenthesis denote surplus.