Bangladesh Census of Manufacturing Industries 1971-72
This Summary report of 1971-72 on Census of Manufacturing Industries in Bangladesh presents basic information such as Structure of Manufacturing Industries; Total investments; Physical stock at the end of the year; Employment structure; Industrial cost; Value of production and Gross value added by representative group of Manufacturing Industries.
2. The object of this brief report is to meet the immediate need of the users. Information is presented in respect of 1986 establishments out of 3793 registered establishments to which notices were issued. Thus the rate of respons,e is about 52%;
3. Due to unusual circumstances following the War of Libaratiofl the results of the Census could not be provided in time. However, a serious attempt has been made to publish all back series either in the summarised form/or in detail as feasible.
4. As this summary results, in this report, provide representative characteristic feature on all groups of manufacturing industries, this I am sure, will enhance usefulness of this report to some extent.
Kind of Data
Census/enumeration data [cen]
The Geographical coverage of the Census extends to the whole of Bangladesh. All the Manufacturing Industries, including repairing services(excluding Handloom industries) registered with the Chief Inspector of Factoiies (registered upto December, 1971) under sections 2,(j) and 5(j) of Factories Act, ,1934 and section 2(f) of Factoreis Act, 1965 were served with notices for submission of returns.
Producers and sponsors
Authoring entity/Primary investigators
BANGLADESH BUREAU OF STATISTICS
Statistics Division, Ministry of Planning
Dates of Data Collection (YYYY/MM/DD)
Mode of data collection
Ministry of Planning
Disclaimer and copyrights
The Census of Manufacturing Industries in Bangladesh is being conducted under the industrial Statistics Act, 1942 and C.M.I. Rules, 1955.