Uber today released "How Bangladesh Moved in 2019: A Year in Review," which reveals Bangladesh's most loved Uber service, most visited destinations - local and international, as well as preferred dates and time to use Uber in Bangladesh.
Backed by rider insights and captivating data, the report shares insights on the increasing importance of ridesharing within the country and efforts to create sustainable cities for the future.
Unsurprisingly, Uber Moto is the most popular mode of transportation in Bangladesh, one of the largest Moto markets for Uber, globally. Gulshan 1, Jamuna Future Park, and Bashundhara City Shopping Complex have been top 3 locations within Bangladesh on the Uber app. The highest percentage of Uber trips happened between 5:00pm and 7:00pm. For Bangladesh registered Uber users traveling overseas, Kolkata, Delhi and Chennai reported the most rides.
Commenting on the year in review, Prabhjeet Singh, head of Bangladesh and South Asia, Uber said: “We're excited about showcasing how Bangladesh Moved in 2019. It is humbling to see that our vision of a multimodal mobility solution fits so well in the everyday life of Bangladeshi riders and that they are taking to our many convenient, reliable, and affordable offerings. We are committed to continuing our efforts to provide seamless mobility to our riders in 2020 and beyond.”
Below is an overview of insights from ‘Uber 2019 - A Year in Review’:
Top 5 most popular destinations in Bangladesh on Uber in 2019 (excluding railway station, airport and bus stops) are Gulshan 1, Jamuna Future Park, Bashundhara City Shopping Complex, Dhaka International Trade Fair and Gulshan 2.
Two most popular Uber products for Bangladesh in 2019 are MOTO and UberX. Besides, the days when users Ubered the most are December 5, December 12, December 8, November 28 and December 15.
Top 5 most popular months for Bangladesh to use Uber in 2019 are December, November, October, September and July.
Top 5 popular busy hours (avg) for driver partners of Bangladesh to use Uber are 19.00 (7 PM), 17.00 (5 PM), 18.00 (6 PM), 20.00 (8 PM) and 16.00 (4 PM). Top three international cities which saw maximum Uber rides by Bangladeshis are Kolkata, Dehli and Chennai.