Sri Lanka

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National Accounts Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Nominal GDP

20,996.1

Dec 2018

22,846.9

Sep 2018

4,097.0

Jun 2002

23,074.6

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Real GDP Growth

1.8

Dec 2018

3.5

Sep 2018

0.5

Dec 2013

16.1

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Nominal GDP Growth

4.755

Dec 2018

7.524

Sep 2018

3.238

Dec 2015

24.050

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
GDP per Capita

4,102.000

2018

4,104.000

2017

140.000

1962

4,104.000

2017

USD

yearly

1959 - 2018

Updated on 2019-03-19
GDP Deflator Growth

2.9

Dec 2018

3.9

Sep 2018

-3.5

Dec 2011

13.3

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Private Consumption Expenditure

13,913.383

Dec 2018

16,929.438

Sep 2018

9,287.997

Jun 2010

16,929.438

Sep 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Private Consumption: % of GDP

66.3

Dec 2018

74.1

Sep 2018

59.5

Dec 2010

77.3

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Public Consumption Expenditure

1,995.927

Dec 2018

1,965.165

Sep 2018

1,097.232

Mar 2010

2,151.674

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Public Consumption: % of GDP

9.5

Dec 2018

8.6

Sep 2018

7.0

Mar 2012

9.6

Jun 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Investment: % of GDP

31.2

Dec 2018

23.0

Sep 2018

21.1

Mar 2010

44.0

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

5,487.658

Dec 2018

5,357.484

Sep 2018

2,980.121

Jun 2010

6,420.167

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Gross National Product

20,133.520

Dec 2018

22,312.257

Sep 2018

12,223.551

Mar 2010

22,531.675

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-17
Gross Savings Rate

24.2

Dec 2018

17.3

Sep 2018

13.9

Mar 2010

32.9

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

18,154.910

2024

17,162.780

2023

1,068.690

1980

18,154.910

2024

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-09
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

5,084.740

2024

4,809.550

2023

322.965

1980

5,084.740

2024

USD

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-09
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

4.790

2024

4.630

2023

-3.135

1992

12.162

1996

%

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-09
Gross Domestic Product (GDP) at Market Price

3,696,494.630

Dec 2018

3,692,821.676

Sep 2018

1,424,043.475

Mar 2010

3,696,494.630

Dec 2018

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-19
Nominal GDP: USD mn

20,996.118

Dec 2018

22,846.897

Sep 2018

4,096.976

Jun 2002

23,074.564

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
GDP: GCF: Gross Fixed Capital Formation

966,135.609

Dec 2018

865,948.358

Sep 2018

338,831.394

Jun 2010

984,835.394

Dec 2017

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-27
GDP: GCF: Changes in Inventories

175,317.752

Dec 2018

-29,501.961

Sep 2018

-111,225.314

Sep 2016

300,995.368

Dec 2010

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-27
GDP: Goods & Services

-257,187.406

Dec 2018

-208,681.836

Sep 2018

-316,415.054

Jun 2018

-81,932.709

Sep 2010

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-27
GDP: Goods & Services: Exports

884,553.340

Dec 2018

849,239.647

Sep 2018

253,777.740

Jun 2010

884,553.340

Dec 2018

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-27
GDP: Goods & Services: Imports

1,141,740.746

Dec 2018

1,057,921.483

Sep 2018

411,260.750

Jun 2010

1,141,740.746

Dec 2018

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-27
GDP: Gross National Income

3,544,629.000

Dec 2018

3,606,406.000

Sep 2018

1,397,440.000

Mar 2010

3,606,406.000

Sep 2018

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-17
GDP: Gross Value Added

3,394,894.051

Dec 2018

3,410,151.583

Sep 2018

1,342,384.033

Mar 2010

3,410,151.583

Sep 2018

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-19
GDP: Taxes less Subsidies on Products

301,600.579

Dec 2018

282,670.093

Sep 2018

81,659.442

Mar 2010

353,929.121

Dec 2017

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-19
GDP: Final Consumption Expenditure (FCE)

2,800,931.073

Dec 2018

3,053,999.063

Sep 2018

1,191,106.076

Jun 2010

3,053,999.063

Sep 2018

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-27
GDP: Gross National Disposable Product

15,057,500.000

2018

14,029,747.000

2017

6,757,777.000

2010

15,057,500.000

2018

LKR mn

yearly

2010 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
Gross Domestic Product per Capita: at Current Price: USD

4,102.000

2018

4,104.000

2017

2,744.000

2010

4,104.000

2017

USD

yearly

2010 - 2018

Updated on 2019-03-19
Real GDP: YoY

1.789

Dec 2018

3.451

Sep 2018

0.482

Dec 2013

16.121

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Gross Domestic Product: 2010p: at Market Price

2,680,361.920

Dec 2018

2,441,795.628

Sep 2018

1,414,947.969

Mar 2010

2,680,361.920

Dec 2018

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-19
GDP: 2010p: Goods & Services: Exports

449,676.981

Dec 2018

438,990.759

Sep 2018

255,570.746

Jun 2010

454,075.697

Dec 2017

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-27
GDP: 2010p: Gross Value Added

2,268,801.055

Dec 2018

2,230,254.807

Sep 2018

1,338,675.683

Mar 2010

2,268,801.055

Dec 2018

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-19
GDP: 2010p: Taxes less Subsidies on Products

411,560.865

Dec 2018

211,540.821

Sep 2018

76,272.286

Mar 2010

411,560.865

Dec 2018

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-19
GDP: 2010p: Goods & Services: Imports

754,089.824

Dec 2018

716,318.698

Sep 2018

399,808.185

Mar 2010

810,794.985

Dec 2017

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-27
GDP: 2010p: Final Consumption Expenditure (FCE)

1,732,710.351

Dec 2018

1,941,553.279

Sep 2018

1,193,664.272

Jun 2010

1,941,553.279

Sep 2018

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-27
GDP: 2010p: FCE: Households

1,582,923.592

Dec 2018

1,791,351.460

Sep 2018

1,058,910.520

Jun 2010

1,791,351.460

Sep 2018

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-27
GDP: 2010p: FCE: Government

149,786.759

Dec 2018

150,201.819

Sep 2018

118,244.836

Mar 2011

187,157.357

Dec 2015

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-27
GDP: 2010p: Gross Capital Formation (GCF)

1,252,064.411

Dec 2018

777,570.288

Sep 2018

285,765.734

Mar 2010

1,268,307.799

Dec 2017

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-27
GDP: 2010p: GCF: Gross Fixed Capital Formation

629,944.585

Dec 2018

559,300.844

Sep 2018

326,894.843

Jun 2010

681,834.319

Dec 2016

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-27
GVA: Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing

305,704.571

Dec 2018

280,106.463

Sep 2018

123,333.699

Mar 2010

306,958.561

Dec 2017

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-19
GVA: Industry

935,009.788

Dec 2018

992,329.858

Sep 2018

412,961.460

Mar 2010

1,096,773.837

Mar 2018

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-19
GVA: Industry: Construction

276,671.525

Dec 2018

252,444.078

Sep 2018

76,690.005

Jun 2010

300,089.538

Dec 2017

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-19
GVA: Services: Information & Communication

24,797.792

Dec 2018

24,427.934

Sep 2018

5,859.948

Mar 2010

27,931.241

Jun 2018

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-19
GVA: Services: Financial & Insurance Activities

123,994.304

Dec 2018

247,730.827

Sep 2018

67,032.159

Sep 2011

247,730.827

Sep 2018

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-19
GVA: Services: Real Estate activities: incl Ownership of Dwelling

212,086.072

Dec 2018

209,510.662

Sep 2018

73,658.761

Mar 2010

212,086.072

Dec 2018

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-19
GVA: Services: Others: incl Own-Services

371,789.792

Dec 2018

349,147.728

Sep 2018

138,637.929

Mar 2010

371,789.792

Dec 2018

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-19
GVA: 2010p: Agriculture

186,854.488

Dec 2018

170,058.361

Sep 2018

124,300.588

Mar 2011

186,854.488

Dec 2018

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-19
GVA: 2010p: Industry

612,047.399

Dec 2018

638,432.670

Sep 2018

414,537.492

Dec 2010

703,547.653

Mar 2018

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-19
GVA: 2010p: Industry: Construction

171,094.452

Dec 2018

159,399.656

Sep 2018

77,176.134

Jun 2010

190,372.357

Dec 2017

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-19
GVA: 2010p: Serv: Information & Communication

16,344.152

Dec 2018

15,251.747

Sep 2018

7,103.584

Mar 2010

16,902.161

Jun 2018

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-19
GVA: 2010p: Serv: Financial & Insurance Activities

202,244.203

Dec 2018

213,950.531

Sep 2018

63,203.403

Mar 2010

215,720.930

Jun 2018

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-19
GVA: 2010p: Serv: Real Estate Activities: incl Ownership of Dwelling

142,017.890

Dec 2018

140,584.401

Sep 2018

74,465.434

Mar 2010

142,017.890

Dec 2018

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-19
GVA: 2010p: Serv: Others: incl Own-Services

245,066.813

Dec 2018

240,375.435

Sep 2018

140,150.647

Mar 2010

245,066.813

Dec 2018

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-19
Production Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Minerals Production

257,864.000

2017

248,890.000

2016

174,311.000

2013

363,672.000

2014

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2017

Updated on 2019-04-29
Capacity Utilization Rate

81.000

2018

81.000

2017

61.000

2009

90.000

2007

%

yearly

1987 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
Electricity Generation

1,296.000

Jan 2019

1,268.000

Dec 2018

451.700

Sep 2001

1,374.000

Mar 2018

GWh

monthly

Aug 1998 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-04-18
Government and Public Finance Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-5.3

2018

-5.5

2017

-9.9

2009

-5.1

1992

%

yearly

1990 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
Tax Revenue

10,536.656

2018

10,958.207

2017

1,527.063

1990

10,958.207

2017

USD mn

yearly

1990 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
Government Debt: % of GDP

82.9

2018

76.9

2017

68.7

2012

102.3

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
Forecast: Government Expenditure

4,716.230

2024

4,306.840

2023

99.814

1990

4,716.230

2024

LKR bn

yearly

1990 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-09
Forecast: Government Net Debt

17,195.980

2024

16,187.550

2023

310.780

1990

17,195.980

2024

LKR bn

yearly

1990 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-09
Forecast: Government Revenue

3,867.220

2024

3,531.980

2023

74.662

1990

3,867.220

2024

LKR bn

yearly

1990 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-09
Overall Fiscal Surplus/Deficit

-163,649.046

Dec 2018

-251,270.982

Sep 2018

-308,029.000

Mar 2014

-69,692.218

Jun 2014

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
Government Revenue & Grants​: Revenue

503,151.692

Dec 2018

496,047.500

Sep 2018

245,232.000

Mar 2014

506,724.470

Dec 2016

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
Government Expenditure & Lending Minus Repayments (LR)

673,741.258

Dec 2018

747,906.890

Sep 2018

367,360.458

Jun 2014

757,850.021

Dec 2015

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
Government Expenditure & LR: Recurrent

511,954.296

Dec 2018

582,135.890

Sep 2018

243,612.458

Jun 2014

582,135.890

Sep 2018

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
Government Expenditure & LR: Capital & Net Lending

161,786.963

Dec 2018

165,771.000

Sep 2018

81,292.000

Sep 2015

269,279.544

Dec 2015

LKR mn

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
Demographic and Labour Market Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Population

21.7

2018

21.4

2017

7.1

1948

21.7

2018

Person mn

yearly

1948 - 2018

Updated on 2018-12-12
Labour Force Participation Rate

52.2

Dec 2018

51.8

Sep 2018

51.1

Jun 2018

54.7

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Employed Persons

8,088,448.000

Dec 2018

8,040,704.000

Sep 2018

7,339,261.000

Jun 2012

8,299,911.000

Dec 2017

Person

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Unemployment Rate

4.60

Dec 2018

4.10

Sep 2018

3.90

Dec 2012

5.10

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Labour Productivity Growth

4.45

Dec 2018

5.04

Sep 2018

-0.55

Jun 2017

9.55

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Jun 2013 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Forecast: Population

23.209

2024

22.949

2023

15.557

1980

23.209

2024

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-09
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

4.400

2024

4.400

2023

4.000

2012

15.897

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-09
Population: Mid Year

21,670.000

2018

21,444.000

2017

7,086.000

1948

21,670.000

2018

Person th

yearly

1948 - 2018

Updated on 2018-10-26
Average Daily Wage: Rubber Planting

1,228.000

Nov 2018

1,228.000

Oct 2018

32.860

Mar 1984

1,271.000

Dec 2017

LKR

monthly

Jan 1984 - Nov 2018

Updated on 2019-05-06
Average Daily Wage: Coconut Plucking

1,550.000

Nov 2018

1,629.000

Oct 2018

48.870

Feb 1986

1,734.000

Mar 2018

LKR

monthly

Jan 1984 - Nov 2018

Updated on 2019-05-06
Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Motor Vehicles Sales

16,006

2017

34,900

2016

3,000

2010

34,900

2016

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-54.1

2017

105.3

2016

-54.1

2017

166.7

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

1,777.500

Dec 2017

8,600.000

Dec 2016

700.000

Jun 2012

8,600.000

Dec 2016

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

14,228.300

Dec 2017

26,300.000

Dec 2016

2,000.000

Dec 2010

26,300.000

Dec 2016

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Household Expenditure per Capita

1,224.392

2016

991.333

2013

174.950

1981

1,224.392

2016

USD

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2019-02-08
Household Income per Capita

1,385.427

2016

1,102.563

2013

125.248

1981

1,385.427

2016

USD

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2018-12-12
HIES: Household Income per Month: Per Capita

16,377.000

2016

11,819.000

2013

180.000

1981

16,377.000

2016

LKR

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-19
HIES: Household Income per Month

62,237.000

2016

45,878.000

2013

881.000

1981

62,237.000

2016

LKR

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-19
HIES: Household Expenditure per Month: Per Capita

14,473.000

2016

10,677.000

2013

5,639.000

2007

14,473.000

2016

LKR

yearly

2007 - 2016

Updated on 2019-02-08
HIES: Household Expenditure per Month: Per Capita

14,473.000

2016

10,677.000

2013

5,639.000

2007

14,473.000

2016

LKR

yearly

2007 - 2016

Updated on 2019-02-08
HIES: Household Expenditure per Month

54,999.000

2016

41,444.000

2013

1,232.000

1981

54,999.000

2016

LKR

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2019-02-08
Inflation Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

2.9

Mar 2019

2.4

Feb 2019

-4.2

Jul 1960

32.5

Aug 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1960 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-22
Core CPI Change

3.087

Sep 2018

2.683

Aug 2018

1.707

May 2018

7.455

Jun 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-22
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

-2.923

Feb 2019

-4.841

Jan 2019

-6.621

Oct 2018

42.829

May 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-19
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

5.000

2024

4.950

2023

1.481

1985

26.145

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-09
Wholesale Price Index: All Items

5,845.344

Mar 2019

5,866.873

Feb 2019

273.000

Jun 1982

6,037.276

Jul 2018

1974=100

monthly

Mar 1982 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-30
Foreign Trade Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Trade Balance

-592.2

Mar 2019

-451.3

Feb 2019

-1,100.6

Nov 2011

110.1

Aug 2002

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-05-10
Total Exports

1,136.9

Mar 2019

981.1

Feb 2019

55.9

Apr 1983

1,136.9

Mar 2019

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-05-10
Total Exports Growth

2.6

Mar 2019

7.2

Feb 2019

-50.3

Nov 1985

134.6

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-05-10
Aluminum: Exports

7,600.638

2017

3,128.358

2016

101.000

1996

45,444.717

2005

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

4.804

2024

5.750

2023

-16.346

2009

18.261

2000

%

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-09
Exports: Medicament

6,461.706

2017

3,650.142

2016

512.725

1999

6,461.706

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

2,909.366

2017

2,208.325

2016

314.000

1995

24,443.316

2005

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Total Imports

1,729.0

Mar 2019

1,432.4

Feb 2019

91.0

Feb 1983

2,048.5

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-05-10
Total Imports Growth

-12.6

Mar 2019

-27.6

Feb 2019

-52.3

Apr 2009

99.7

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-05-10
Imports: Medicament

404,825.500

2017

403,810.090

2016

58,362.752

1999

404,825.500

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

70,014.545

2017

75,292.204

2016

13,803.636

2000

75,292.204

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Balance of Trade

-80,658.035

Feb 2019

-112,429.598

Jan 2019

-164,512.169

Feb 2018

10,600.600

Aug 2002

LKR mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-23
Exports: Agricultural: Tea

19,768.583

Feb 2019

20,173.568

Jan 2019

157.000

Apr 1985

21,975.354

Jul 2017

LKR mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-23
Exports: Agricultural: Rubber

416.282

Feb 2019

509.285

Jan 2019

95.200

Dec 2001

2,917.720

Feb 2011

LKR mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-23
Exports: Agricultural: Coconut

4,886.480

Feb 2019

4,682.535

Jan 2019

55.300

Apr 1984

5,528.184

Mar 2017

LKR mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-23
Exports: Germany

614.000

2018

540.000

2017

232.400

2003

614.000

2018

USD mn

yearly

2003 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
Exports: India

777.000

2018

691.000

2017

245.300

2003

777.000

2018

USD mn

yearly

2003 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
Exports: Italy

572.000

2018

524.000

2017

117.500

2003

614.000

2014

USD mn

yearly

2003 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
Exports: United Kingdom

980.000

2018

1,036.000

2017

640.500

2003

1,116.000

2014

USD mn

yearly

2003 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
Exports: United States of America

3,085.000

2018

2,909.000

2017

1,576.000

2009

3,085.000

2018

USD mn

yearly

2003 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
Imports: Consumer Goods

46,453.710

Feb 2019

54,730.331

Jan 2019

3,336.200

Jun 1995

75,086.881

Oct 2018

LKR mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-23
Imports: Intermediate Goods

148,532.554

Feb 2019

174,133.193

Jan 2019

10,425.000

Feb 1995

190,040.901

Nov 2018

LKR mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-23
Imports: Intermediate Goods: Fuel

50,362.162

Feb 2019

59,918.162

Jan 2019

307.400

Jan 1997

75,769.239

Nov 2012

LKR mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-23
Imports: Intermediate Goods: Textiles & Textile Articles

37,929.343

Feb 2019

47,799.811

Jan 2019

3,842.000

Feb 1995

47,892.064

Oct 2018

LKR mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-23
Imports: Investment Goods

60,940.008

Feb 2019

72,581.813

Jan 2019

4,032.200

Jan 1995

72,898.042

Oct 2018

LKR mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-23
Imports: India

4,231.000

2018

4,527.000

2017

1,073.200

2003

4,527.000

2017

USD mn

yearly

2003 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
Imports: Japan

1,585.000

2018

1,038.000

2017

224.000

2009

1,585.000

2018

USD mn

yearly

2003 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
Imports: Singapore

1,372.000

2018

1,352.000

2017

522.200

2003

2,124.000

2011

USD mn

yearly

2003 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
Imports: United Arab Emirates

1,835.000

2018

1,697.000

2017

202.700

2004

1,838.000

2014

USD mn

yearly

2003 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
Imports: China

4,116.000

2018

3,955.000

2017

329.000

2003

4,215.000

2016

USD mn

yearly

2003 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
Export Volume Index (EVoI): 2010=100

127.429

Feb 2019

145.932

Jan 2019

75.000

Apr 2010

176.966

Mar 2018

2010=100

monthly

Jan 2010 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-23
Import Volume Index (IVoI): 2010=100

143.194

Feb 2019

161.288

Jan 2019

86.200

Feb 2010

196.459

Dec 2017

2010=100

monthly

Jan 2010 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-23
Terms of Trade Index: 2010=100

119.696

Feb 2019

107.784

Jan 2019

74.595

Mar 2012

122.376

Feb 2016

2010=100

monthly

Jan 2010 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-23
Balance of Payments Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Foreign Direct Investment

352.2

Dec 2018

118.6

Sep 2018

-0.8

Mar 1977

961.4

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-02
Direct Investment Abroad

17.0

Dec 2018

17.0

Sep 2018

13.2

Dec 2015

59.2

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
Current Account Balance

-815.1

Dec 2018

-389.4

Sep 2018

-1,695.3

Dec 2011

274.0

Sep 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

1.7

Dec 2018

0.5

Sep 2018

0.2

Sep 2017

4.2

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
Foreign Portfolio Investment

-761.109

Dec 2018

-1,083.863

Sep 2018

-1,083.863

Sep 2018

1,943.019

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
External Debt

52,310.5

Dec 2018

52,641.2

Sep 2018

37,098.1

Dec 2012

53,260.7

Jun 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
External Debt: % of GDP

66.2

2018

58.8

2017

38.8

2008

66.2

2018

%

yearly

1994 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
External Debt: Short Term

7,999.1

Dec 2018

7,805.7

Sep 2018

6,419.0

Dec 2012

8,016.5

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

10.1

2018

9.6

2017

2.3

2006

11.4

2011

%

yearly

1994 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-2.505

2024

-2.432

2023

-4.615

2011

-0.054

1984

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-24
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Direct Investment (DI)

352.225

Dec 2018

118.638

Sep 2018

46.469

Sep 2017

961.377

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: FA: Assets: Financial Derivatives

0.000

Dec 2018

0.000

Sep 2018

0.000

Dec 2018

0.000

Dec 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: Current & Capital Account

-815.148

Dec 2018

-385.157

Sep 2018

-1,461.913

Mar 2012

36.030

Mar 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Credit

2,992.030

Dec 2018

3,165.740

Sep 2018

2,298.020

Jun 2013

3,165.740

Sep 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
BoP: Capital Account: Credit

7.134

Dec 2018

11.388

Sep 2018

6.191

Dec 2017

44.894

Sep 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
BoP: FA: Assets

-49.472

Dec 2018

-1,575.739

Sep 2018

-1,575.739

Sep 2018

2,170.021

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: FA: Assets: Financial Derivatives

0.000

Dec 2018

0.000

Sep 2018

0.000

Dec 2018

0.000

Dec 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: FA: Assets: Portfolio Investment (PO)

0.000

Dec 2018

0.000

Sep 2018

-9.975

Dec 2012

9.417

Jun 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: Secondary Income: Credit

1,738.872

Dec 2018

1,655.210

Sep 2018

1,450.566

Jun 2012

1,981.508

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
BoP: Secondary Income

1,522.872

Dec 2018

1,441.210

Sep 2018

1,259.824

Mar 2013

1,767.358

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-09
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods

-2,389.630

Dec 2018

-2,244.254

Sep 2018

-2,982.322

Mar 2018

-1,453.572

Dec 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: FA: Assets: Financial Derivatives

0.000

Dec 2018

0.000

Sep 2018

0.000

Dec 2018

0.000

Dec 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: Current & CA: Credit

6,832.178

Dec 2018

6,997.873

Sep 2018

4,729.386

Jun 2012

7,405.537

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
BoP: Capital Account: Debit

7.140

Dec 2018

7.110

Sep 2018

0.403

Jun 2012

12.390

Jun 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
BoP: Capital Account (CP)

-0.006

Dec 2018

4.278

Sep 2018

-0.869

Dec 2017

43.886

Sep 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: FA: Assets: Direct Investment (DI)

16.964

Dec 2018

16.964

Sep 2018

13.247

Dec 2015

59.202

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: Secondary Income: Debit

216.000

Dec 2018

214.000

Sep 2018

134.170

Jun 2012

230.830

Mar 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Debit

5,381.660

Dec 2018

5,409.994

Sep 2018

4,237.046

Jun 2014

5,971.006

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
BoP: FA: Assets: Errors & Ommissions

192.632

Dec 2018

-631.499

Sep 2018

-697.130

Mar 2016

783.656

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-17
BoP: FA: Liabilities

573.045

Dec 2018

-559.083

Sep 2018

-559.083

Sep 2018

2,700.281

Jun 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: FA: Assets: Other Investment (OI)

230.176

Dec 2018

460.935

Sep 2018

-447.034

Mar 2017

586.457

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: FA: Assets: Reserve Assets (RA)

-296.612

Dec 2018

-2,053.639

Sep 2018

-2,053.639

Sep 2018

1,976.224

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Credit

67.340

Dec 2018

65.787

Sep 2018

27.780

Dec 2015

67.340

Dec 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Portfolio Investment (PO)

-761.109

Dec 2018

-1,083.863

Sep 2018

-1,083.863

Sep 2018

1,943.019

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services

919.212

Dec 2018

953.098

Sep 2018

231.264

Jun 2013

1,174.862

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Financial Derivatives

0.000

Dec 2018

0.000

Sep 2018

0.000

Dec 2018

0.000

Dec 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: Current Account: Debit

7,640.186

Dec 2018

7,375.920

Sep 2018

5,402.837

Jun 2012

7,980.276

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Debit

1,107.590

Dec 2018

1,146.650

Sep 2018

616.605

Jun 2012

1,184.810

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Financial Derivatives

0.000

Dec 2018

0.000

Sep 2018

0.000

Dec 2018

0.000

Dec 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: Current Account (CA)

-815.142

Dec 2018

-389.434

Sep 2018

-1,476.579

Mar 2012

35.520

Mar 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: Current Account: Credit

6,825.044

Dec 2018

6,986.485

Sep 2018

4,687.310

Jun 2012

7,393.145

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Other Investment (OI)

981.929

Dec 2018

406.142

Sep 2018

-297.776

Mar 2018

1,501.391

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Credit

2,026.802

Dec 2018

2,099.748

Sep 2018

895.484

Jun 2012

2,359.672

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
BoP: Current & CA: Debit

7,647.326

Dec 2018

7,383.030

Sep 2018

5,403.240

Jun 2012

7,986.476

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Financial Derivatives

0.000

Dec 2018

0.000

Sep 2018

0.000

Dec 2018

0.000

Dec 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: CA: Primary Income (PI)

-867.596

Dec 2018

-539.488

Sep 2018

-867.596

Dec 2018

-185.937

Jun 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Debit

934.936

Dec 2018

605.276

Sep 2018

217.621

Jun 2012

934.936

Dec 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
Debt Service Payments: USD

5,866.000

2018

4,566.000

2017

540.000

1994

5,866.000

2018

USD mn

yearly

1994 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
Debt Service Payments: USD: Interest Payments

1,678.000

2018

1,399.000

2017

204.000

2005

1,678.000

2018

USD mn

yearly

1994 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
No of Registered Enterprises

5,361.000

2018

5,332.000

2017

2,468.000

1994

5,379.000

2016

Unit

yearly

1994 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
Monetary Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Money Supply M1

4,792.942

Mar 2019

4,518.640

Feb 2019

1,168.073

Jan 1994

5,404.700

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-05-10
Money Supply M2

36,778.083

Mar 2019

36,270.757

Feb 2019

3,215.059

Jan 1994

38,944.939

Aug 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-05-10
Reserve Requirement Ratio

5.0

Apr 2019

5.0

Mar 2019

5.0

Apr 2019

12.0

Jul 1999

%

monthly

Mar 1997 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-04-30
Non Performing Loans Ratio

3.4

2018

2.5

2017

2.5

2017

15.8

1999

%

yearly

1998 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
Household Debt: % of GDP

8.8

2018

7.8

2017

6.3

2014

8.8

2018

%

yearly

2010 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
Foreign Exchange Reserves

6,325.2

Apr 2019

6,735.9

Mar 2019

38.0

Apr 1970

9,018.4

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1956 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-05-07
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

6.779

Dec 2018

6.956

Sep 2018

4.989

Mar 2017

11.704

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-19
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

3.9

Mar 2019

3.6

Feb 2019

0.6

Jun 1989

5.8

May 2014

NA

monthly

Jan 1982 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-05-10
Gold Reserves

819.730

Apr 2019

825.378

Mar 2019

0.000

Dec 1977

985.636

Sep 2013

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1977 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-05-07
Total Deposits

46,040.379

Nov 2018

47,091.696

Oct 2018

6,984.576

Dec 2002

49,401.584

Aug 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Nov 2018

Updated on 2019-03-15
Domestic Credit

49,990.7

Mar 2019

50,175.9

Feb 2019

4,964.3

Feb 1996

51,074.3

Sep 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-05-10
Domestic Credit Growth

13.3

Mar 2019

16.4

Feb 2019

-1.0

Apr 2010

42.7

Mar 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-05-10
Household Debt

7,199.1

Dec 2018

7,351.7

Sep 2018

2,814.8

Jun 2010

7,351.7

Sep 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
Monetary Survey: DBU: Money Supply M1

853,600.000

Mar 2019

806,100.000

Feb 2019

57,772.300

Jan 1994

853,600.000

Mar 2019

LKR mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-05-10
Monetary Survey: DBU: Money Supply M2

6,550,000.000

Mar 2019

6,470,500.000

Feb 2019

159,015.200

Jan 1994

6,550,000.000

Mar 2019

LKR mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-05-10
Monetary Survey: Net Domestic Assets: Domestic Credit

8,903,100.000

Mar 2019

8,951,100.000

Feb 2019

266,660.000

Feb 1996

8,951,100.000

Feb 2019

LKR mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-05-10
Commercial Banks: Loans: Total

5,733,134.000

Dec 2018

5,475,802.000

Sep 2018

75,371.700

Sep 1990

5,733,134.000

Dec 2018

LKR mn

quarterly

Sep 1990 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
Commercial Banks: Loans: Personal Loans & Advances (LA)

1,267,443.000

Dec 2018

1,188,283.000

Sep 2018

320,038.000

Jun 2010

1,267,443.000

Dec 2018

LKR mn

quarterly

Jun 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
Liquidity Ratio: Liquid Assets to Total Assets

28.600

2017

27.300

2016

26.600

2012

35.200

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
Banking Statistics Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Liquid Assets Ratio

28.6

2017

27.3

2016

26.6

2012

35.2

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
Capital Adequacy Ratio

15.0

2018

15.2

2017

8.6

2001

17.5

2013

%

yearly

1998 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-26
Central Bank: Total Asset or Liabilities

1,917,439.000

Dec 2018

1,894,397.000

Nov 2018

30,094.600

Feb 1984

2,063,161.000

Apr 2018

LKR mn

monthly

Dec 1983 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
Commercial Banks: Total Asset or Liabilities

9,045,664.000

Dec 2018

8,915,070.000

Nov 2018

50,381.500

Dec 1983

9,045,664.000

Dec 2018

LKR mn

monthly

Dec 1983 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate

12.240

Apr 2019

12.230

Mar 2019

6.350

Dec 2014

22.860

Feb 2001

% pa

monthly

Jun 1989 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-04-26
Exchange Rate against USD

174.643

Apr 2019

178.095

Mar 2019

4.762

Nov 1967

181.602

Jan 2019

LKR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-05-01
Policy Rate

8.00

Apr 2019

8.00

Mar 2019

6.00

Jan 2016

20.00

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1997 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-04-30
Short Term Interest Rate

10.62

Apr 2019

11.00

Mar 2019

6.57

Jan 2015

26.17

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jul 2000 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-04-30
Long Term Interest Rate

12.23

Nov 2018

11.90

Oct 2018

7.88

Dec 2014

14.23

Mar 2016

% pa

monthly

Jan 2012 - Nov 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Real Effective Exchange Rate

130.4

Mar 2019

131.3

Feb 2019

90.8

Feb 2004

155.1

Jan 2015

2005=100

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-05-07
Short Term Interest Rate: Month End: SLIBOR: 3 Months

10.620

Apr 2019

11.000

Mar 2019

6.570

Jan 2015

26.170

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jul 2000 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-04-30
Exchange Rate against US$: Monthly Average

174.643

Apr 2019

178.095

Mar 2019

4.762

Nov 1967

181.602

Jan 2019

LKR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-05-01
Spot FX Rate: Com Banks: Sri Lanka Rupee to Euro

196.682

Apr 2019

197.773

Mar 2019

66.730

Oct 2000

209.070

Dec 2018

LKR/EUR

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-04-30
Energy Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Electricity Production

1,296

Jan 2019

1,268

Dec 2018

452

Sep 2001

1,374

Mar 2018

GWh

monthly

Aug 1998 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-04-18
Tourism Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals

166,975

Apr 2019

244,328

Mar 2019

7,650

Jun 1987

253,169

Dec 2018

Person

monthly

Jan 1979 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-05-06
Visitor Arrivals Growth

-7.5

Apr 2019

4.7

Mar 2019

-75.4

Aug 1983

227.7

Aug 1984

%

monthly

Jan 1980 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-05-06
Tourism Revenue

4,381

2018

3,925

2017

1

1967

4,381

2018

USD mn

yearly

1966 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-09
Tourism Revenue Growth

11.6

2018

11.6

2017

-23.2

1996

114.7

1972

%

yearly

1967 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-09
Visitor Arrivals: East Asia: China

14,263.000

Apr 2019

23,759.000

Mar 2019

12.000

Nov 1996

35,929.000

Feb 2018

Person

monthly

Jan 1987 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-05-06
Visitor Arrivals: South Asia: India

23,431.000

Apr 2019

34,812.000

Mar 2019

352.000

Jul 1989

47,788.000

Dec 2017

Person

monthly

Jan 1987 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-05-06
Visitor Arrivals: Western Europe: UK

24,718.000

Apr 2019

29,682.000

Mar 2019

740.000

Oct 1989

30,366.000

Mar 2018

Person

monthly

Jan 1987 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-05-06
Visitor Arrivals: Western Europe: Germany

16,930.000

Apr 2019

18,134.000

Mar 2019

966.000

May 1987

24,423.000

Mar 2018

Person

monthly

Jan 1987 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-05-06
Resident Departures

1,439,429.000

2017

1,447,786.000

2016

32,971.000

1972

1,447,786.000

2016

Person

yearly

1972 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-24
Tourism Receipts: USD

272.30

Jun 2018

240.10

May 2018

19.31

May 2009

453.50

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Tourism Receipts

703,400.000

2018

598,356.000

2017

5.900

1967

703,400.000

2018

LKR mn

yearly

1966 - 2018

Updated on 2019-01-04
Average Length of Stay: Annual: Total

10.900

2017

10.200

2016

8.600

2013

13.200

1987

Night

yearly

1967 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-24
Number of Hotels: Annual

457.000

2018

401.000

2017

118.000

1989

457.000

2018

Unit

yearly

1986 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
Number of Hotel Rooms: Annual: Total

24,757.000

2018

23,477.000

2017

720.000

1966

24,757.000

2018

Unit

yearly

1966 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-25
Hotel Room Occupancy Rate

73.270

2017

74.760

2016

71.200

2012

77.100

2011

%

yearly

2011 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-24
Business and Economic Survey Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Business Confidence: Net Balance

33.8

Mar 2019

1.2

Feb 2019

-16.8

Apr 2016

34.6

May 2015

% Point

monthly

May 2015 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-16
Business Confidence Growth

2.6

Mar 2019

-10.0

Feb 2019

-38.8

May 2016

20.0

May 2017

% Point

monthly

May 2016 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-16
Financial Market Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Equity Market Index

5,478.4

Apr 2019

5,557.2

Mar 2019

137.5

Nov 1988

7,798.0

Feb 2011

1985=100

monthly

Jan 1987 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-04-30
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

19.7

2018

21.6

2017

7.5

2000

34.5

2010

%

yearly

1991 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-24
P/E ratio

8.150

15 May 2019

8.190

14 May 2019

4.400

18 Jun 2001

29.530

14 Feb 2011

NA

daily

17 Aug 1998 - 15 May 2019

Updated on 2019-05-15
Equity Market Index: Month End: CSE: All Share

5,478.410

Apr 2019

5,557.240

Mar 2019

137.470

Nov 1988

7,797.960

Feb 2011

1985=100

monthly

Jan 1987 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-04-30
CSE: Turnover Value: All Shares

7,823.614

Apr 2019

11,404.225

Mar 2019

11.075

Apr 1987

90,150.130

Oct 2010

LKR mn

monthly

Jan 1987 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-05-08
CSE: Turnover: Volume: Total

230.327

Apr 2019

267.910

Mar 2019

0.465

Feb 1987

4,364.161

Jun 2011

Share mn

monthly

Jan 1987 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-05-08
CSE: Market Capitalization: Equities

2,572.505

Apr 2019

2,605.899

Mar 2019

53.900

Jul 1991

3,115.260

Jul 2015

LKR bn

monthly

Jul 1991 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-04-30
CSE: Number of Listed Companies

296.000

Apr 2019

297.000

Mar 2019

174.000

Apr 1991

299.000

May 2018

Unit

monthly

Aug 1989 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-04-30
CSE: Dividend Yield: All Shares

3.610

Apr 2019

3.560

Mar 2019

0.950

Feb 2011

10.400

Sep 2001

% pa

monthly

Aug 1989 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-04-30
CSE: PE Ratio: All Shares

8.610

Apr 2019

8.720

Mar 2019

4.700

May 2001

31.240

Aug 1990

Unit

monthly

Aug 1989 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-04-30
CSE: PB Ratio: All Shares

1.080

Apr 2019

1.100

Mar 2019

0.500

Sep 2001

4.580

Feb 1994

Unit

monthly

Sep 1991 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-04-30
CSE: Capital Raised: New Listing

960.000

2017

1,822.500

2016

0.000

2007

19,155.700

2011

LKR mn

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-19
CSE: Capital Raised: Debt Market: Amount

20,000.000

2017

77,994.900

2016

350.000

2005

83,414.400

2015

LKR mn

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-19
Transport and Telecommunications Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Motor Vehicle Registered

1,469.821

2015

1,313.711

2014

899.537

2005

1,469.821

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2018-10-10
Container Port Throughput

6,000,000.000

2017

5,550,000.000

2016

3,464,297.000

2009

6,000,000.000

2017

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2017

Updated on 2018-08-06
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

72.460

2018

70.620

2017

33.360

2005

72.460

2018

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2018

Updated on 2018-10-03
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

2,603,178.000

2017

2,479,802.000

2016

22,772.000

1960

3,608,392.000

2011

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-18
Number of Subscriber Mobile

28,199,083.000

2017

25,797,199.000

2016

0.000

1989

28,199,083.000

2017

Person

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-19
Teledensity: Fixed Line

12.469

2017

11.923

2016

0.231

1960

17.762

2011

Number

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2019-04-25
Teledensity: Mobile

135.073

2017

124.034

2016

0.000

1989

135.073

2017

Number

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2019-04-25
Exports: ICT Goods

65,608.530

2017

41,275.347

2016

23,880.333

2009

148,842.114

2000

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2019-02-20
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

29,043.066

2017

17,939.431

2016

2,323.782

2007

46,296.679

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Exports: Television

3,317.147

2017

500.293

2016

1.340

2009

6,273.469

2003

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Imports: ICT Goods

1,009,107.100

2017

965,194.301

2016

189,449.651

2001

1,009,107.100

2017

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2019-02-20
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

469,614.163

2017

481,183.060

2016

49,273.592

2001

481,183.060

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Imports: Television

118,622.990

2017

104,767.446

2016

16,704.850

2009

118,622.990

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Motor Vehicle New Registration

30,263.000

Feb 2019

37,578.000

Jan 2019

2,277.000

Dec 1983

66,889.000

Mar 2015

Unit

monthly

Jan 1983 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-18
Motor Vehicle New Registration: Goods Transport

884.00

Dec 2017

1,049.00

Nov 2017

390.00

Apr 2016

1,223.00

Mar 2017

Unit

monthly

Dec 2015 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Airlines: Passengers Carried: Departures

4,837,969.000

2017

4,657,450.000

2016

1,300,136.000

2001

4,837,969.000

2017

Person

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2019-01-22
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