Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (BBS) is functioning as the national statistics agency of the country. Welcome to the official website of Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics. This website is an exhibition of the current functions and data storage of the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics. Browse through pages and links to find the information you want. Recognizing the importance of statistics in formulating proper planning, development and monitoring of progress in Bangladesh after the 1971 independence struggle, as a result of the far-sighted thinking of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and under his direction in August 1974, 4 statistics offices Bureau, Agricultural Bureau of Agricultural Statistics under the Ministry of Agriculture and the Agricultural Census Commission and the Census Commission under the Ministry of Home Affairs) were created by merging the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics.