Sri Lanka Consolidated Fiscal Balance

2014 - 2020 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Sri Lanka Consolidated Fiscal Balance recorded a deficit equal to 11.138 % in Dec 2020, compared with a deficit equal to 12.405 % in the previous quarter. Sri Lanka Consolidated Fiscal Balance data is updated quarterly, available from Dec 2014 to Dec 2020, with an average ratio of -5.823 %. The data reached an all-time high of -4.672 % in Mar 2015 and a record low of -12.405 % 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 Dec 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
-11.138 Dec 2020 -12.405 Sep 2020 -12.405 Sep 2020 -4.672 Mar 2015 % quarterly Dec 2014 - Dec 2020

Consolidated Fiscal Balance by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) -69.124 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1997 - Mar 2021
Algeria (USD mn) -12,994.688 2018 yearly 1997 - 2018
Argentina (USD mn) -1,251.451 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Armenia (USD mn) -89.284 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Feb 2021
Australia (USD mn) -37,649.347 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Dec 2020
Austria (USD mn) -17,749.058 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 125.118 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Mar 2021
Bahrain (USD mn) -1,850.646 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Bangladesh (USD mn) -77.594 Dec 2020 monthly Jul 2008 - Dec 2020
Belarus (USD mn) -225.175 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Belgium (USD mn) -48,229.282 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
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) 411.527 Jan 2021 monthly Apr 2007 - Jan 2021
Brazil (USD mn) -5,641.399 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Mar 2021
Brunei (USD mn) -668.630 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Bulgaria (%) -2.978 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2003 - Dec 2020
Cambodia (USD mn) 4.981 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Feb 2021
Canada (USD mn) -15,724.165 Jan 2021 monthly May 1992 - Jan 2021
Chile (USD mn) -7,574.961 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
China (USD mn) -117,648.866 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Mar 2021
Colombia (USD mn) -5,467.923 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2020
Croatia (USD mn) -963.223 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2019
Cyprus (USD mn) -261.351 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - Feb 2021
Czech Republic (USD mn) -6,334.157 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Denmark (USD mn) -3,161.636 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Ecuador (USD mn) -2,936.781 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Egypt (USD mn) -17,981.580 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Jan 2021
Estonia (USD mn) -431.196 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
European Union (USD mn) -1,054,079.114 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Finland (USD mn) -4,738.628 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
France (USD mn) -83,057.126 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1957 - Dec 2020
Georgia (USD mn) -59.060 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 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) -5,670.622 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) -5,010.418 Mar 2021 monthly Oct 1998 - Mar 2021
Hungary (USD mn) -7,524.468 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Iceland (USD mn) -246.691 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
India (USD mn) 23,561.884 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 1997 - Feb 2021
Indonesia (USD mn) -5,594.695 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - Mar 2021
Iran (USD mn) 2,119.524 Mar 2019 quarterly Jun 2005 - Mar 2019
Ireland (USD mn) -2,301.381 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Israel (USD mn) -3,301.183 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Feb 2021
Italy (USD mn) -27,901.295 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Ivory Coast (USD mn) -1,723.050 2018 yearly 1960 - 2018
Japan (USD mn) -1,073,254.658 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Jordan (USD mn) 418.759 2018 yearly 1999 - 2018
Kazakhstan (USD mn) -945.117 Mar 2021 monthly Nov 2007 - Mar 2021
Kenya (%) -2.745 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2020
South Korea (USD mn) -14,513.223 Feb 2021 monthly Jul 1999 - Feb 2021
Kosovo (USD mn) -2.063 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Feb 2021
Kuwait (USD mn) -12,891.871 2019 yearly 1988 - 2019
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) -27.416 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 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 (%) -4.085 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Dec 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) -106.806 Dec 2020 monthly Oct 2005 - Dec 2020
Malaysia (USD mn) -13,265.471 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Malta (USD mn) -430.415 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Mauritius (%) -7.954 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Jun 2020
Mexico (USD mn) 768.053 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1977 - Mar 2021
Moldova (USD mn) -172.213 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
Mongolia (USD mn) 5.789 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2021
Montenegro (USD mn) -62.191 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Feb 2021
Morocco (USD mn) -814.581 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 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) -110.417 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2017 - Dec 2020
Netherlands (USD mn) -13,845.232 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
New Zealand (USD mn) -508.812 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
Nigeria (USD mn) -3,910.052 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Norway (USD mn) -6,806.912 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
Oman (USD mn) -883.485 Nov 2020 monthly Jun 2003 - Nov 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) -85.286 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2021
Peru (USD mn) -9,132.604 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
Philippines (USD mn) -3,941.220 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Mar 2021
Poland (USD mn) -41,424.282 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Portugal (USD mn) -4,654.010 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Qatar (USD mn) 54.945 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
Romania (%) -9.655 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2020
Russia (USD mn) -10,273.627 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Feb 2021
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) -49,849.333 2020 yearly 1969 - 2020
Serbia (USD mn) 54.763 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Feb 2021
Singapore (USD mn) -14,446.025 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 2011 - Mar 2021
Slovakia (USD mn) -965.966 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
Slovenia (USD mn) -793.571 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2021
South Africa (USD mn) -1,991.220 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Mar 2021
Spain (USD mn) -56,640.669 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Sri Lanka (%) -11.138 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2014 - Dec 2020
Sudan (USD mn) -1,007.317 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Sweden (USD mn) -16,495.994 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
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 (%) -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) 81,714.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 101.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 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) 6,417,391.659 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2021
Government Debt: Domestic (LKR mn) 9,636,412.033 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2021
Government Expenditure & LR: Capital & Net Lending (LKR mn) 75,055.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2021
Government Expenditure & Lending Minus Repayments (LR) (LKR mn) 765,477.730 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2021
Government Expenditure & LR: Recurrent (LKR mn) 690,422.730 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2021
Overall Fiscal Surplus/Deficit (LKR mn) -399,670.660 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2021
Government Revenue & Grants​: Revenue (LKR mn) 365,378.380 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 4.655 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -606.6 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Jul 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 951.7 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Feb 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 1.7 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1983 - Jul 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 5,973.127 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 (%) 32.2 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1983 - Jul 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: Textiles & Textile Articles (LKR mn) 55,300.393 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Jun 2021
Imports: Intermediate Goods: Fuel (LKR mn) 13,245.524 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Jun 2021
Imports: Intermediate Goods (LKR mn) 167,640.897 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Jun 2021
Imports: Consumer Goods (LKR mn) 76,370.413 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Jun 2021
Imports: Investment Goods (LKR mn) 87,162.503 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Jun 2021
Export Volume Index (EVoI): 2010=100 (2010=100) 156.676 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Jun 2021
Import Volume Index (IVoI): 2010=100 (2010=100) 146.688 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Jun 2021
Terms of Trade Index: 2010=100 (2010=100) 93.929 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Jul 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 4.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -630.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -2.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 124.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.6 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -78.234 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 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) 7,446.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2012 - Mar 2021
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 10.2 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
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: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Debit (USD mn) 551.850 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) 167.942 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) 523.808 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Credit (USD mn) 719.792 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Primary Income (PI) (USD mn) -484.541 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Credit (USD mn) 2,982.175 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) -2,058.950 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Debit (USD mn) 5,041.126 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) 39.268 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 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) 8,912.615 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2013 - Mar 2021
International Investment Position (IIP): Net (USD mn) -47,791.968 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2013 - Mar 2021
IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 56,704.584 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2013 - Mar 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) 6,618.090 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jul 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 46,580.905 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jul 2021
M2 Growth (%) 20.1 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Jul 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 2.0 Aug 2021 monthly Mar 1997 - Aug 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 2,957.9 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Aug 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 1.4 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Jul 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 390.630 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 1977 - Aug 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 56,844.781 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Feb 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 18.4 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 2003 - Nov 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 66,913.6 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Jul 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 25.7 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jul 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 8,822.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2010 - Dec 2020
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) 3,550.708 Aug 2021 monthly Nov 2013 - Aug 2021
ORA: Foreign Currency Reserves in Convertible FC (FCR) (USD mn) 2,957.928 Aug 2021 monthly Nov 2013 - Aug 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) -13.6 Jul 2021 monthly May 2016 - Jul 2021
Business Sentiment Index: Business Condition: Current Quarter (Index) 67.803 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 2014 - Jun 2021
Purchasing Managers Index: Manufacturing (Index) 57.800 Jul 2021 monthly May 2015 - Jul 2021

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