Bangladesh is a minor power in Asia.
The country is one of eighteen in the region to trend downward in its overall score in 2020, largely due to the global economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic.
In 2020, Bangladesh saw its greatest improvement in its diplomatic influence, where it moved up two places. It is also trending upward in its resilience score. However, the country slipped by three places in the cultural influence measure relative to 2019.
Bangladesh exerts less influence in the region than expected given its available resources, as indicated by the country’s negative power gap score.
Read more analysis in the Key Findings report. Explore further results in the Scores section.
A country’s weighted average across eight measures of power