Sri Lanka

National Accounts Last Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn) 21,775.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
Real GDP Growth (%) 1.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Nominal GDP Growth (%) 1.121 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2021
GDP per Capita (USD) 3,682.000 2020 yearly 1959 - 2020
GDP Deflator Growth (%) 7.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Jun 2021
Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn) 16,004.613 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2021
Private Consumption: % of GDP (%) 77.1 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2021
Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn) 2,045.912 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2021
Public Consumption: % of GDP (%) 9.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2021
Investment: % of GDP (%) 19.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2021
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (USD mn) 5,560.401 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2021
Gross National Product (GNP) (USD mn) 20,179.742 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2021
Gross Savings Rate (%) 13.1 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2021
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $) 18,707.210 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD) 4,786.450 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%) 4.145 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Total Trade of Goods & Services: % of Nominal GDP (%) 36.491 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2020
Production Last Frequency Range
Industrial Production Index Growth (%) 0.2 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2016 - Jan 2021
Minerals Production (Metric Ton) 203,402.000 2019 yearly 2009 - 2019
Industrial Production Index (IPI): 2015=100: Manufacturing (2015=100) 109.500 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2015 - Oct 2021
Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -11.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2014 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 6,565.962 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 7.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 85,687.1 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 101.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (LKR bn) 5,053.920 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (LKR bn) 29,011.740 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (LKR bn) 2,931.750 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Government Debt: Foreign (LKR mn) 6,453,237.641 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2021
Government Debt: Domestic (LKR mn) 10,598,498.918 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2021
Government Expenditure & Lending Minus Repayments (LR) (LKR mn) 884,954.960 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2021
Government Expenditure & LR: Capital & Net Lending (LKR mn) 108,631.374 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2021
Overall Fiscal Surplus/Deficit (LKR mn) -380,514.230 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Jun 2021
Government Expenditure & LR: Recurrent (LKR mn) 776,323.586 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2021
Government Revenue & Grants​: Revenue (LKR mn) 336,220.461 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2021
Demographic and Labour Market Last Frequency Range
Population (Person mn) 21.9 2020 yearly 1948 - 2020
Labour Force Participation Rate (%) 50.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2012 - Dec 2020
Employed Persons (Person) 8,082,303.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 2012 - Jun 2021
Unemployment Rate (%) 5.70 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2012 - Mar 2021
Labour Productivity Growth (%) 10.86 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 2013 - Jun 2021
Forecast: Population (Person mn) 22.635 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%) 4.400 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Labour Force: Female (Person) 2,792,581.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Jun 2021
Labour Force (Person) 8,487,440.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Jun 2012 - Sep 2021
Labour Force: Male (Person) 5,722,184.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Jun 2021
Employment: Major Group: Industry (Person) 2,041,674.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Jun 2021
Employment: Major Group: Agriculture (Person) 2,250,273.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Jun 2021
Employment: Major Group: Services (Person) 3,790,355.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Jun 2021
Unemployment: Female (Person) 214,338.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Jun 2021
Unemployment: Male (Person) 218,124.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Jun 2021
Unemployment (Person) 432,463.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 2012 - Jun 2021
Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit) 9,545 2019 yearly 2005 - 2019
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%) -27.0 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit) 1,445.000 Dec 2019 semiannually Dec 2005 - Dec 2019
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit) 8,100.000 Dec 2019 semiannually Dec 2005 - Dec 2019
Household Expenditure per Capita (USD) 1,182.126 2019 yearly 1981 - 2019
Household Income per Capita (USD) 1,422.182 2019 yearly 1981 - 2019
HIES: Household Size (Person) 3.700 2019 yearly 1981 - 2019
HIES: Household Income per Month: Per Capita (LKR) 20,527.000 2019 yearly 1981 - 2019
HIES: Household Income per Month (LKR) 76,414.000 2019 yearly 1981 - 2019
HIES: Household Expenditure per Month (LKR) 63,130.000 2019 yearly 1981 - 2019
HIES: Household Expenditure per Month: Per Capita (LKR) 14,473.000 2016 yearly 2007 - 2016
Inflation Last Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%) 11.1 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Nov 2021
Core CPI Change (%) 8.819 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2015 - Nov 2021
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%) 16.905 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Nov 2021
Producer Price Index Growth (%) 12.2 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2015 - Oct 2021
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%) 5.250 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
CPI: Core (2013=100) 153.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - Nov 2021
CPI: Health (2013=100) 176.700 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - Nov 2021
CPI: Non Food (2013=100) 142.600 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - Nov 2021
CPI: Miscellaneous Good and Services (2013=100) 153.200 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - Nov 2021
CPI: Food & Non Alcoholic Beverages (2013=100) 171.500 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - Nov 2021
CPI: Restaurants & Hotels (2013=100) 147.200 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - Nov 2021
Consumer Price Index (CPI) (2013=100) 155.300 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - Nov 2021
CPI: Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco (2013=100) 229.800 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - Nov 2021
CPI: Transport (2013=100) 131.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - Nov 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 4.798 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -494.7 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Oct 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 951.7 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Feb 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 40.4 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1983 - Oct 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 5,973.126 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 6,311.359 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 3,346.416 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,707.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Apr 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 24.3 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1983 - Oct 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 433,163.684 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 117,112.793 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 252.900 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1978 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 50.014 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1978 - Jan 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 22.775 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2016 - Feb 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 323.995 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2016 - Feb 2021
Imports: Intermediate Goods: Fuel (LKR mn) 77,416.037 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2021
Imports: Investment Goods (LKR mn) 65,813.102 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2021
Imports: Intermediate Goods: Textiles & Textile Articles (LKR mn) 53,454.446 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2021
Imports: Consumer Goods (LKR mn) 46,981.053 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2021
Imports: Intermediate Goods (LKR mn) 227,759.276 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2021
Import Volume Index (IVoI): 2010=100 (2010=100) 165.347 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Oct 2021
Export Volume Index (EVoI): 2010=100 (2010=100) 154.864 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Oct 2021
Terms of Trade Index: 2010=100 (2010=100) 117.558 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Oct 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 4.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -740.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 178.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -1,156.542 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -5.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -10.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -1,138.683 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 49,211.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2012 - Dec 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 61.1 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 9,318.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2012 - Sep 2021
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 10.2 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -2.607 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -47,867.646 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2020
BoP: Secondary Income (USD mn) 1,173.109 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) -1,687.506 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: Current Account: Debit (USD mn) 5,887.455 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) -740.803 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) 315.648 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: FA: Assets: Reserve Assets (RA) (USD mn) -1,356.770 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: FA: Assets (USD mn) -610.175 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) 23.505 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: FA: Assets: Portfolio Investment (PO) (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: Secondary Income: Credit (USD mn) 1,253.109 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn) 1,136.691 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: Current Account: Credit (USD mn) 5,146.651 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Debit (USD mn) 319.100 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: Secondary Income: Debit (USD mn) 80.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Debit (USD mn) 4,922.796 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Direct Investment (DI) (USD mn) 178.159 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: Current & CA: Debit (USD mn) 5,892.655 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Primary Income (PI) (USD mn) -542.054 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: FA: Liabilities (USD mn) 158.309 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Credit (USD mn) 634.748 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Credit (USD mn) 3,235.290 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn) 8.400 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: Current & CA: Credit (USD mn) 5,155.051 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) 565.559 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: FA: Assets: Direct Investment (DI) (USD mn) 4.361 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: Capital Account (CP) (USD mn) 3.200 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Portfolio Investment (PO) (USD mn) -1,156.542 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) 5.200 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: Current & Capital Account (USD mn) -737.603 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: FA: Assets: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn) 742.234 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
BoP: FA: Assets: Financial Derivatives (USD mn) 0.000 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2018
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Financial Derivatives (USD mn) 0.000 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2018
BoP: FA: Assets: Errors & Ommissions (USD mn) 192.632 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2018
IIP: Assets (USD mn) 8,333.720 Sep 2021 quarterly Sep 2013 - Sep 2021
International Investment Position (IIP): Net (USD mn) -54,012.746 Sep 2021 quarterly Sep 2013 - Sep 2021
IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 62,346.465 Sep 2021 quarterly Sep 2013 - Sep 2021
No of Registered Enterprises (Unit) 5,760.000 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 4.9 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 10.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 6,691.852 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Nov 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 46,966.420 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Nov 2021
M2 Growth (%) 15.1 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Nov 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 4.0 Dec 2021 monthly Mar 1997 - Dec 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 2,770.6 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Dec 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 1.0 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Oct 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 175.380 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1977 - Dec 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 57,532.574 May 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - May 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 18.4 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 2003 - Nov 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 70,020.2 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Nov 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 23.6 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Nov 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 8,312.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2010 - Mar 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 36,251.663 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1983 - Feb 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 16.06 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1984 - Mar 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 40.26 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Official Reserve Assets (ORA) (USD mn) 3,137.559 Dec 2021 monthly Nov 2013 - Dec 2021
ORA: Foreign Currency Reserves in Convertible FC (FCR) (USD mn) 2,770.558 Dec 2021 monthly Nov 2013 - Dec 2021
Commercial Banks: Loans: Personal Loans & Advances (LA) (LKR mn) 1,654,728.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2010 - Mar 2021
Banking Statistics Last Frequency Range
Liquid Assets Ratio (%) 28.9 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Capital Adequacy Ratio (%) 16.7 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate (% pa) 8.610 Dec 2021 monthly Jun 1989 - Dec 2021
Exchange Rate against USD (LKR/USD) 196.881 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Mar 2021
Policy Rate (% pa) 4.50 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Apr 2021
Short Term Interest Rate (% pa) 6.96 Jun 2020 monthly Jul 2000 - Jun 2020
Long Term Interest Rate (% pa) 7.84 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2012 - Dec 2020
Real Effective Exchange Rate (2017=100) 83.6 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2013 - Apr 2021
Short Term Government Bond Yield (% pa) 6.19 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2021
Energy Last Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh) 1,453 Mar 2021 monthly Aug 1998 - Mar 2021
Oil Consumption (Barrel/Day th) 122.616 2019 yearly 1965 - 2019
Tourism Last Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person) 13,547 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1979 - Sep 2021
Visitor Arrivals Growth (%) -93.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Mar 2021
Tourism Revenue (USD mn) 682 2020 yearly 1966 - 2020
Tourism Revenue Growth (%) -81.1 2020 yearly 1967 - 2020
Tourism Receipts: USD (USD mn) 272.30 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 2009 - Jun 2018
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 8.6 Nov 2021 monthly May 2016 - Nov 2021
Business Sentiment Index: Business Condition: Current Quarter (Index) 71.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Jun 2014 - Sep 2021
Purchasing Managers Index: Manufacturing (Index) 61.900 Nov 2021 monthly May 2015 - Nov 2021
LK: Ease of Doing Business Rank: 1=Most Business-friendly Regulations (NA) 99.000 2019 yearly 2019 - 2019
Financial Market Last Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (1985=100) 7,208.2 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1987 - Apr 2021
Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%) 19.8 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Market Capitalization (USD mn) 16,544.038 May 2021 monthly Jul 1991 - May 2021
P/E ratio (NA) 14.880 13 Jan 2022 daily 17 Aug 1998 - 13 Jan 2022
CSE: Capital Raised: Debt Market: Amount (LKR mn) 21,939.820 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Transport and Telecommunications Last Frequency Range
Registered Motor Vehicles (Unit th) 1,469.821 2015 yearly 2005 - 2015
Container Port Throughput (TEU) 6,850,000.000 2020 yearly 2008 - 2020
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index (2004=100) 72.460 2018 yearly 2004 - 2018
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit) 2,291,464.000 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person) 24,426,000.000 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number) 10.746 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Teledensity: Mobile (Number) 144.340 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Exports: ICT Goods (USD th) 27,465.565 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th) 4,198.153 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Television (USD th) 116.377 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: ICT Goods (USD th) 836,779.587 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th) 400,244.651 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Television (USD th) 72,902.098 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Motor Vehicle New Registration: Goods Transport (Unit) 884.00 Dec 2017 monthly Dec 2015 - Dec 2017

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