Sri Lanka Core CPI Change

2015 - 2021 | Monthly | % | CEIC Data

Sri Lanka Core CPI Change was reported at 4.213 % in Jan 2021. This records a decrease from the previous number of 4.694 % for Dec 2020. Sri Lanka Core CPI Change data is updated monthly, averaging 4.591 % from Jan 2015 to Jan 2021, with 73 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 7.455 % in Jun 2016 and a record low of 1.707 % in May 2018. Sri Lanka Core CPI Change data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by CEIC Data. The data is categorized under World Trend Plus’s Global Economic Monitor – Table: Core CPI: Y-o-Y Growth: Monthly: Asia. CEIC calculates Core Consumer Price Index Growth from monthly Core Consumer Price Index. The Department of Census and Statistics provides Core Consumer Price Index Growth with base 2013=100. Core Consumer Price Index excludes Food, Energy and Transport.

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Sri Lanka Core CPI Change

What was Sri Lanka's Core CPI Change in Jan 2021?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
4.213 Jan 2021 4.694 Dec 2020 1.707 May 2018 7.455 Jun 2016 % monthly Jan 2015 - Jan 2021

Core CPI Change by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Argentina (%) 37.824 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 2017 - Nov 2020
Armenia (%) 2.960 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Jan 2021
Australia (%) 1.542 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1987 - Dec 2020
Austria (%) 1.643 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2021
Belarus (%) 7.484 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 2006 - Jan 2021
Belgium (%) 1.487 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2021
Brazil (%) 2.552 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 1995 - Jan 2021
Bulgaria (%) 1.151 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1997 - Jan 2021
Cambodia (%) 1.897 Sep 2020 monthly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
Canada (%) 1.556 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Jan 2021
Chile (%) 2.647 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2021
China (%) -0.300 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Jan 2021
Colombia (%) 1.840 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2020
Croatia (%) 0.389 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2021
Cyprus (%) 0.758 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2021
Czech Republic (%) 3.439 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2021
Denmark (%) 1.067 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2021
Egypt (%) 3.637 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Jan 2021
Estonia (%) -0.253 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1997 - Nov 2020
European Union (%) 1.745 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2021
Finland (%) 1.524 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2021
France (%) 1.313 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2021
Georgia (%) 5.846 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2021
Germany (%) 1.431 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Jan 2021
Greece (%) -1.759 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Jan 2021
Hungary (%) 4.146 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Jan 2021
Iceland (%) 4.484 Jan 2021 monthly Mar 1998 - Jan 2021
India (%) 5.649 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Jan 2021
Indonesia (%) 1.529 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2009 - Feb 2021
Ireland (%) 0.694 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2021
Israel (%) -0.596 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Jan 2021
Italy (%) 1.187 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2021
Japan (%) 0.198 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2021
Kazakhstan (%) 7.400 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jan 2021
South Korea (%) 0.861 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Jan 2021
Kuwait (%) 1.379 Oct 2020 monthly May 2017 - Oct 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 7.847 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2020
Laos (%) 2.777 Dec 2019 monthly Dec 2011 - Dec 2019
Latvia (%) 1.069 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2021
Lithuania (%) 2.018 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2021
Luxembourg (%) 2.661 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2021
North Macedonia (%) 1.100 Sep 2020 monthly Aug 2014 - Sep 2020
Malaysia (%) 0.666 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2016 - Jan 2021
Malta (%) 0.613 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2021
Mauritius (%) 2.900 Nov 2020 monthly Jun 2004 - Nov 2020
Mexico (%) 3.838 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1983 - Jan 2021
Moldova (%) -0.441 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 2010 - Jan 2021
Mongolia (%) 3.035 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2016 - Oct 2020
Montenegro (%) -2.082 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2011 - Jan 2021
Morocco (%) 1.115 2018 yearly 2004 - 2018
Netherlands (%) 2.220 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2021
New Zealand (%) 2.214 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2000 - Dec 2020
Nigeria (%) 12.497 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Jan 2021
Norway (%) 2.002 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Jan 2021
Pakistan (%) 6.400 Feb 2021 monthly Sep 2010 - Feb 2021
Paraguay (%) 3.396 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Jan 2021
Peru (%) 1.739 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1991 - Jan 2021
Philippines (%) 3.377 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Jan 2021
Poland (%) 3.700 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2020
Portugal (%) 0.550 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1949 - Jan 2021
Romania (%) 2.410 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2021
Russia (%) 4.550 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jan 2021
Serbia (%) 2.600 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Jan 2021
Singapore (%) -0.200 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Jan 2021
Slovakia (%) 2.246 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2021
Slovenia (%) 0.600 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2021
South Africa (%) 3.274 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2009 - Jan 2021
Spain (%) 0.614 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jan 2021
Sri Lanka (%) 4.213 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2015 - Jan 2021
Sweden (%) 2.126 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2021
Switzerland (%) -0.001 Jan 2021 monthly May 1994 - Jan 2021
Taiwan (%) 0.068 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Jan 2021
Thailand (%) 0.209 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1985 - Jan 2021
Turkey (%) 15.999 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Jan 2021
Ukraine (%) 5.000 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 2008 - Jan 2021
United Kingdom (%) 1.448 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1989 - Jan 2021
United States (%) 1.397 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1958 - Jan 2021
Venezuela (%) 60.337 Dec 2013 monthly Dec 2008 - Dec 2013
Vietnam (%) 0.794 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2015 - Feb 2021

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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) 4,748.005 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (LKR bn) 23,368.660 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (LKR bn) 2,958.922 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
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 (%) 4.304 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Trade Balance (USD mn) -562.2 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1982 - Dec 2020
Total Exports (USD mn) 819.2 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1982 - Nov 2020
Total Exports Growth (%) -3.5 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1983 - Dec 2020
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 (%) -14.4 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1983 - Dec 2020
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) 39.825 Aug 2020 monthly Jan 1978 - Aug 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 16.400 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2016 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 292.772 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2016 - Oct 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: Consumer Goods (LKR mn) 61,343.660 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2020
Imports: Intermediate Goods (LKR mn) 161,908.204 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2020
Imports: Intermediate Goods: Fuel (LKR mn) 44,003.318 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2020
Imports: Intermediate Goods: Textiles & Textile Articles (LKR mn) 43,952.110 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2020
Imports: Investment Goods (LKR mn) 62,300.466 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2020
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) 168.104 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Dec 2020
Import Volume Index (IVoI): 2010=100 (2010=100) 156.887 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Dec 2020
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 (%) 1.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 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) -93.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 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) 7,459.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2012 - Sep 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 10.0 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -2.762 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -48,595.054 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2013 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current & CA: Debit (USD mn) 4,306.963 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
BoP: Secondary Income (USD mn) 1,828.690 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current & Capital Account (USD mn) 250.399 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current & CA: Credit (USD mn) 5,796.736 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: Reserve Assets (RA) (USD mn) 888.984 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn) 15.096 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: Secondary Income: Debit (USD mn) 160.000 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Debit (USD mn) 4,107.667 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Credit (USD mn) 3,032.212 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) 4.760 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
BoP: FA: Assets (USD mn) 662.147 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: Capital Account (CP) (USD mn) 10.336 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: Secondary Income: Credit (USD mn) 2,073.690 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) -1,408.748 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
BoP: FA: Assets: Direct Investment (DI) (USD mn) 8.511 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: CA: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) 103.195 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Direct Investment (DI) (USD mn) 103.359 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: FA: Liabilities (USD mn) -69.178 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Portfolio Investment (PO) (USD mn) -115.113 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Credit (USD mn) 631.350 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 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: Credit (USD mn) 5,781.639 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: Credit (USD mn) 44.388 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 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) -48,595.054 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2013 - Sep 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) 6,210.499 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jan 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 45,144.357 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jan 2021
M2 Growth (%) 22.8 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Jan 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 2.0 Feb 2021 monthly Mar 1997 - Feb 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 4,365.3 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 3.4 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1982 - Dec 2020
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 397.970 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1977 - Jan 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 16.8 Sep 2020 monthly Dec 2003 - Sep 2020
Total Deposits (USD mn) 54,826.030 Sep 2020 monthly Dec 2002 - Sep 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 63,058.8 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Jan 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 26.0 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 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) 4,814.573 Jan 2021 monthly Nov 2013 - Jan 2021
ORA: Foreign Currency Reserves in Convertible FC (FCR) (USD mn) 4,343.937 Jan 2021 monthly Nov 2013 - Jan 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) 20.4 Jan 2021 monthly May 2015 - Jan 2021
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 12.4 Jan 2021 monthly May 2016 - Jan 2021
Business Sentiment Index: Business Condition: Current Quarter (Index) 56.750 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2014 - Dec 2020
Purchasing Managers Index: Manufacturing (Index) 60.200 Jan 2021 monthly May 2015 - Jan 2021

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