Sri Lanka Consolidated Fiscal Balance

2014 - 2020 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Sri Lanka Consolidated Fiscal Balance recorded a deficit equal to 9.553 % in Sep 2020, compared with a deficit equal to 8.479 % in the previous quarter. Sri Lanka Consolidated Fiscal Balance data is updated quarterly, available from Dec 2014 to Sep 2020, with an average ratio of -5.773 %. The data reached an all-time high of -4.672 % in Mar 2015 and a record low of -9.553 % in Sep 2020. CEIC calculates quarterly Consolidated Fiscal Balance as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly Consolidated Fiscal Balance and quarterly Nominal GDP. The Central Bank of Sri Lanka provides Consolidated Fiscal Balance in local currency. The Department of Census and Statistics provides Nominal GDP in local currency.

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Sri Lanka Consolidated Fiscal Balance

What was Sri Lanka's Consolidated Fiscal Balance in Sep 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
-9.553 Sep 2020 -8.479 Jun 2020 -9.553 Sep 2020 -4.672 Mar 2015 % quarterly Dec 2014 - Sep 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 36.543 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1997 - Jan 2021
Algeria (USD mn) -14,978.416 2017 yearly 1997 - 2017
Argentina (USD mn) -34.295 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Jan 2021
Armenia (USD mn) -175.826 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2008 - Dec 2020
Australia (USD mn) -37,649.347 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Dec 2020
Austria (USD mn) -6,701.664 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2020
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 640.412 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Jan 2021
Bahrain (USD mn) -1,850.646 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Bangladesh (USD mn) -265.566 Oct 2020 monthly Jul 2008 - Oct 2020
Belarus (USD mn) 47.694 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2020
Belgium (USD mn) -10,387.606 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Bolivia (USD mn) -2,406.115 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) -1.746 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2008 - Sep 2020
Botswana (USD mn) -180.891 Nov 2020 monthly Apr 2007 - Nov 2020
Brazil (USD mn) 3,918.505 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2021
Brunei (USD mn) -668.630 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Bulgaria (%) -3.005 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2003 - Dec 2020
Cambodia (USD mn) -257.949 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2020
Canada (USD mn) -12,610.664 Dec 2020 monthly May 1992 - Dec 2020
Chile (USD mn) -7,574.961 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
China (USD mn) -372,149.924 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2020
Colombia (USD mn) -6,251.420 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2020
Croatia (USD mn) -963.223 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2019
Cyprus (USD mn) -414.807 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2014 - Dec 2020
Czech Republic (USD mn) -1,863.665 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Denmark (USD mn) -816.319 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Ecuador (USD mn) -1,332.350 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Egypt (USD mn) -14,765.683 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Dec 2020
Estonia (USD mn) -92.659 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
European Union (USD mn) -82,525.329 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Finland (USD mn) -6,006.442 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
France (USD mn) -32,450.718 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1957 - Sep 2020
Georgia (USD mn) -14.506 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Jan 2021
Germany (USD mn) -44,769.071 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1991 - Dec 2020
Ghana (USD mn) -1,074.460 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2008 - Jun 2020
Greece (USD mn) -2,494.300 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 7,154.412 Jan 2021 monthly Oct 1998 - Jan 2021
Hungary (USD mn) -1,610.458 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Iceland (USD mn) -498.955 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
India (USD mn) 10,331.607 Jan 2021 monthly Apr 1997 - Jan 2021
Indonesia (USD mn) -3,249.916 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - Jan 2021
Iran (USD mn) -7,959.678 Sep 2018 quarterly Jun 2005 - Sep 2018
Ireland (USD mn) -8,616.565 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Israel (USD mn) -32.277 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Italy (USD mn) -46,720.852 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Ivory Coast (USD mn) -1,723.050 2018 yearly 1960 - 2018
Japan (USD mn) -351,334.790 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Jordan (USD mn) 418.759 2018 yearly 1999 - 2018
Kazakhstan (USD mn) -1,540.551 Jan 2021 monthly Nov 2007 - Jan 2021
Kenya (%) -6.250 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2020
South Korea (USD mn) -3,859.877 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1999 - Nov 2020
Kosovo (USD mn) -157.582 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2020
Kuwait (USD mn) -10,753.192 2017 yearly 1988 - 2017
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) -7.607 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Jan 2021
Laos (USD mn) -610.066 2019 yearly 2010 - 2019
Latvia (USD mn) -482.332 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Lebanon (USD mn) -436.127 Aug 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Aug 2020
Lithuania (USD mn) -1,082.774 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Luxembourg (%) -3.560 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2020
Macau SAR, China (%) -8.716 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2020
North Macedonia (USD mn) -1,008.836 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
Malawi (USD mn) -30.553 Sep 2020 monthly Oct 2005 - Sep 2020
Malaysia (USD mn) -13,265.471 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Malta (USD mn) -370.087 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Mauritius (%) -7.953 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Jun 2020
Mexico (USD mn) -399.002 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1977 - Jan 2021
Moldova (USD mn) -172.213 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
Mongolia (USD mn) -41.565 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2021
Montenegro (USD mn) -27.483 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2012 - Dec 2020
Morocco (USD mn) 339.206 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2021
Mozambique (USD mn) 388.757 Dec 2016 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2016
Myanmar (USD mn) -1,766.426 2017 yearly 2000 - 2017
Nepal (USD mn) 2.673 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2017 - Sep 2020
Netherlands (USD mn) -14,318.824 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
New Zealand (USD mn) -508.812 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
Nigeria (USD mn) -3,462.697 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2020
Norway (USD mn) -6,806.912 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
Oman (USD mn) -768.010 Oct 2020 monthly Jun 2003 - Oct 2020
Pakistan (USD mn) -25,313.496 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) -384.400 2019 yearly 2010 - 2019
Panama (USD mn) -5,350.400 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Paraguay (USD mn) 87.078 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jan 2021
Peru (USD mn) -9,132.604 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
Philippines (USD mn) -6,295.604 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1985 - Dec 2020
Poland (USD mn) -4,136.871 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Portugal (USD mn) -2,311.790 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Qatar (USD mn) -734.341 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2020
Romania (%) -8.473 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Sep 2020
Russia (USD mn) -25,440.416 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2020
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) -35,359.733 2019 yearly 1969 - 2019
Serbia (USD mn) -921.164 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Dec 2020
Singapore (USD mn) 2,094.221 Jan 2021 monthly Apr 2011 - Jan 2021
Slovakia (USD mn) -228.703 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Jan 2021
Slovenia (USD mn) -480.575 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2021
South Africa (USD mn) -5,036.054 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Jan 2021
Spain (USD mn) -3,389.299 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2020
Sri Lanka (%) -9.553 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2014 - Sep 2020
Sudan (USD mn) -1,007.317 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Sweden (USD mn) 2,716.563 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Switzerland (USD mn) 10,392.117 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -9.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2014 - Sep 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 9,715.872 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 8.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 78,253.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 98.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (LKR bn) 5,065.070 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (LKR bn) 27,169.760 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (LKR bn) 3,093.110 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Government Debt: Foreign (LKR mn) 6,528,826.088 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
Government Debt: Domestic (LKR mn) 7,940,278.132 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
Overall Fiscal Surplus/Deficit (LKR mn) -418,100.932 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
Government Revenue & Grants​: Revenue (LKR mn) 365,529.195 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
Government Expenditure & Lending Minus Repayments (LR) (LKR mn) 784,282.227 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
Government Expenditure & LR: Recurrent (LKR mn) 701,378.300 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
Government Expenditure & LR: Capital & Net Lending (LKR mn) 82,903.927 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 4.655 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -571.9 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Feb 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 924.4 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Jan 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) -3.7 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1983 - Feb 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 5,609.740 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 5,694.891 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 3,025.754 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,383.7 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1982 - Nov 2020
Total Imports Growth (%) -2.5 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1983 - Feb 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 337,175.146 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 70,660.601 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 252.900 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1978 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 40.078 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1978 - Dec 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 14.391 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2016 - Nov 2020
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 272.490 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2016 - Dec 2020
Exports: Germany (USD mn) 648.000 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Exports: India (USD mn) 768.000 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Exports: Italy (USD mn) 528.000 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Exports: United Kingdom (USD mn) 998.000 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Exports: United States of America (USD mn) 3,141.000 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Imports: India (USD mn) 3,899.000 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Imports: Japan (USD mn) 875.000 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Imports: Singapore (USD mn) 964.000 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Imports: United Arab Emirates (USD mn) 1,669.000 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Imports: China (USD mn) 4,034.000 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Export Volume Index (EVoI): 2010=100 (2010=100) 135.100 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2021
Import Volume Index (IVoI): 2010=100 (2010=100) 165.800 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2021
Terms of Trade Index: 2010=100 (2010=100) 91.691 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Dec 2020
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 8.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 240.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1977 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -1.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 103.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1977 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -10.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -5.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -115.113 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -21.783 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 51,617.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2012 - Sep 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 67.6 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 8,194.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2012 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 10.0 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -1.818 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -47,867.646 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Assets: Direct Investment (DI) (USD mn) 8.511 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current & Capital Account (USD mn) 250.399 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: Secondary Income: Debit (USD mn) 160.000 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
BoP: Secondary Income (USD mn) 1,828.690 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) 103.195 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) -1,408.748 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) 4.760 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
BoP: Capital Account (CP) (USD mn) 10.336 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn) -1,338.760 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Portfolio Investment (PO) (USD mn) -115.113 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: FA: Assets (USD mn) 662.147 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: FA: Assets: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn) -235.348 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: FA: Assets: Portfolio Investment (PO) (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: FA: Assets: Reserve Assets (RA) (USD mn) 888.984 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current & CA: Debit (USD mn) 4,306.963 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Debit (USD mn) 534.500 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) 240.063 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account: Debit (USD mn) 4,302.203 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
BoP: CA: Primary Income (PI) (USD mn) -462.413 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) 654.409 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: FA: Assets: 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
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Financial Derivatives (USD mn) 0.000 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2018
International Investment Position (IIP): Net (USD mn) -47,867.646 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2013 - Dec 2020
IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 60,527.415 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2013 - Sep 2020
IIP: Assets (USD mn) 11,932.361 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2013 - Sep 2020
No of Registered Enterprises (Unit) 5,489.000 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 4.7 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 9.7 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Jun 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 6,215.488 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Feb 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 45,098.161 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Feb 2021
M2 Growth (%) 22.9 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 2.0 Mar 2021 monthly Mar 1997 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 3,618.2 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 2.7 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Feb 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 367.820 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1977 - Mar 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 18.4 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 2003 - Nov 2020
Total Deposits (USD mn) 56,221.036 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 2002 - Nov 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 62,932.9 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 26.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Feb 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 8,320.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2010 - Sep 2020
Total Loans (USD mn) 36,570.573 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1983 - Dec 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 13.19 Sep 2020 monthly Dec 1984 - Sep 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 39.82 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Official Reserve Assets (ORA) (USD mn) 4,057.700 Mar 2021 monthly Nov 2013 - Mar 2021
ORA: Foreign Currency Reserves in Convertible FC (FCR) (USD mn) 3,618.182 Mar 2021 monthly Nov 2013 - Mar 2021
Commercial Banks: Loans: Personal Loans & Advances (LA) (LKR mn) 1,538,442.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2010 - Sep 2020
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence: Net Balance (% Point) 18.8 Feb 2021 monthly May 2015 - Feb 2021
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 11.6 Feb 2021 monthly May 2016 - Feb 2021
Business Sentiment Index: Business Condition: Current Quarter (Index) 56.750 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2014 - Dec 2020
Purchasing Managers Index: Manufacturing (Index) 59.400 Feb 2021 monthly May 2015 - Feb 2021

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