Sri Lanka Core CPI Change

2015 - 2020 | Monthly | % | CEIC Data

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Sri Lanka’s Core CPI Change was reported at 3.243 % in Apr 2020. This records an increase from the previous number of 3.187 % for Mar 2020. Sri Lanka’s Core CPI Change data is updated monthly, averaging 4.725 % from Jan 2015 to Apr 2020, with 64 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’s 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.

What was Sri Lanka's Core CPI Change in Apr 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

3.243

% Apr 2020 monthly Jan 2015 - Apr 2020

3.187

% Mar 2020 monthly Jan 2015 - Apr 2020

1.707

May 2018

7.455

Jun 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Apr 2020

Updated on 21 May 2020

All Countries/Regions for Core CPI Change

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Asia and Oceania
Europe and Central Asia
Middle East and Africa
North and South America
Country/Region Last Previous Frequency Range
Armenia (%)

0.253

Mar 2020

0.393

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-04-14
Australia (%)

2.089

Mar 2020

1.744

Dec 2019

quarterly

Dec 1987 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-04-29
Austria (%)

2.157

Apr 2020

1.994

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Belarus (%)

4.517

Apr 2020

4.028

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 2006 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-11
Belgium (%)

1.616

Apr 2020

1.727

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Brazil (%)

2.517

Apr 2020

2.938

Mar 2020

monthly

Jun 1995 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-11
Bulgaria (%)

2.418

Apr 2020

2.529

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 1997 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Canada (%)

1.275

Apr 2020

1.578

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1985 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Chile (%)

2.329

Apr 2020

2.518

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-08
China (%)

1.100

Apr 2020

1.200

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-12
Colombia (%)

3.582

Apr 2020

3.700

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-06
Croatia (%)

1.751

Apr 2020

1.367

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-22
Cyprus (%)

-0.240

Apr 2020

-0.162

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Czech Republic (%)

3.445

Apr 2020

3.442

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Denmark (%)

0.774

Apr 2020

0.679

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-11
Egypt (%)

2.541

Apr 2020

1.887

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-10
European Union (%)

1.432

Apr 2020

1.538

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Finland (%)

0.387

Apr 2020

1.060

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
France (%)

0.753

Apr 2020

1.114

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Georgia (%)

4.565

Apr 2020

3.662

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-04
Germany (%)

1.236

Apr 2020

1.342

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-14
Greece (%)

0.464

Mar 2020

0.050

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-04-10
Hungary (%)

4.292

Apr 2020

4.281

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-08
Iceland (%)

3.027

May 2020

2.451

Apr 2020

monthly

Mar 1998 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-28
India (%)

3.953

Mar 2020

4.078

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-12
Indonesia (%)

2.848

Apr 2020

2.873

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2009 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-04
Ireland (%)

0.294

Apr 2020

0.590

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Israel (%)

-1.493

Apr 2020

-0.499

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-15
Italy (%)

0.771

Apr 2020

0.682

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Japan (%)

-0.099

Apr 2020

0.199

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-22
Kazakhstan (%)

6.800

Apr 2020

6.800

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-11
South Korea (%)

0.323

Apr 2020

0.714

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-03
Latvia (%)

1.260

Apr 2020

1.828

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Lithuania (%)

2.895

Apr 2020

2.898

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-11
Luxembourg (%)

1.504

Apr 2020

1.299

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Malaysia (%)

1.261

Apr 2020

1.262

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2016 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Malta (%)

0.900

Apr 2020

1.057

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Mexico (%)

3.504

Apr 2020

3.603

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-07
Moldova (%)

2.307

Apr 2020

3.062

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 2010 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-11
Montenegro (%)

-1.810

Apr 2020

-0.586

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2011 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-14
Morocco (%)

1.303

2017

0.788

2016

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
Netherlands (%)

2.247

Apr 2020

1.866

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
New Zealand (%)

2.542

Mar 2020

2.063

Dec 2019

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-04-19
Nigeria (%)

10.569

Apr 2020

10.219

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Norway (%)

2.571

Apr 2020

2.214

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-11
Pakistan (%)

6.400

Apr 2020

7.400

Mar 2020

monthly

Sep 2010 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-01
Paraguay (%)

2.314

Apr 2020

2.609

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 1993 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-04
Peru (%)

1.767

Apr 2020

1.758

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 1991 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-08
Philippines (%)

2.785

Apr 2020

3.048

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-05
Poland (%)

3.600

Apr 2020

3.600

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-18
Portugal (%)

-0.168

Apr 2020

0.040

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1949 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-13
Romania (%)

3.419

Apr 2020

3.470

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Russia (%)

2.900

Apr 2020

2.610

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-08
Serbia (%)

2.300

Apr 2020

2.400

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-13
Singapore (%)

-0.300

Apr 2020

-0.200

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-26
Slovakia (%)

2.527

Apr 2020

2.510

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Slovenia (%)

0.300

Apr 2020

1.300

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-07
South Africa (%)

3.694

Mar 2020

3.811

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2009 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-04-22
Spain (%)

1.122

Apr 2020

1.102

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-14
Sweden (%)

1.056

Apr 2020

1.771

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Switzerland (%)

-0.543

Apr 2020

-0.080

Mar 2020

monthly

May 1994 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-05
Taiwan (%)

0.049

Apr 2020

0.322

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-06
Thailand (%)

0.410

Apr 2020

0.537

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 1985 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-05
Turkey (%)

11.266

Apr 2020

11.648

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-04
Ukraine (%)

3.100

Apr 2020

3.100

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 2008 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-08
United Kingdom (%)

1.443

Apr 2020

1.628

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1989 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
United States (%)

1.438

Apr 2020

2.096

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1958 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-12
Venezuela (%)

60.337

Dec 2013

60.934

Nov 2013

monthly

Dec 2008 - Dec 2013

Updated on 2019-05-28
Vietnam (%)

2.545

May 2020

2.710

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2015 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29

Sri Lanka Key Series

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National Accounts
Production
Government and Public Finance
Demographic and Labour Market
Domestic Trade and Household Survey
Inflation
Foreign Trade
Balance of Payments
Monetary
Banking Statistics
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates
Energy
Tourism
Business and Economic Survey
Financial Market
Transport and Telecommunications
National Accounts Last Previous Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn)

21,108.4

Dec 2019

21,514.2

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
Real GDP Growth (%)

2.0

Dec 2019

2.4

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
Nominal GDP Growth (%)

2.460

Dec 2019

6.710

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
GDP per Capita (USD)

3,852.000

2019

4,079.000

2018

yearly

1959 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
GDP Deflator Growth (%)

0.4

Dec 2019

4.3

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

14,654.497

Dec 2019

15,846.219

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
Private Consumption: % of GDP (%)

69.4

Dec 2019

73.7

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

2,026.607

Dec 2019

1,974.456

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
Public Consumption: % of GDP (%)

9.6

Dec 2019

9.2

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
Investment: % of GDP (%)

28.9

Dec 2019

23.8

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (USD mn)

5,989.943

Dec 2019

5,600.897

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
Gross National Product (USD mn)

20,379.421

Dec 2019

20,944.912

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
Gross Savings Rate (%)

21.0

Dec 2019

17.2

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $)

17,956.257

2024

16,980.169

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2019-10-15
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD)

5,318.716

2024

4,987.481

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%)

4.188

2021

-0.536

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Gross Domestic Product (GDP) at Market Price (LKR mn)

3,819,385.218

Dec 2019

3,833,960.021

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
GDP: GCF: Gross Fixed Capital Formation (LKR mn)

1,083,828.633

Dec 2019

998,115.851

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
Nominal GDP: USD mn (USD mn)

21,108.410

Dec 2019

21,514.150

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
GDP: GCF: Changes in Inventories (LKR mn)

8,313.756

Dec 2019

-100,654.237

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
GDP: Goods & Services (LKR mn)

-304,457.063

Dec 2019

-252,369.773

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
GDP: Goods & Services: Exports (LKR mn)

868,220.977

Dec 2019

838,918.102

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
GDP: Goods & Services: Imports (LKR mn)

1,172,678.040

Dec 2019

1,091,287.875

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
GDP: Gross National Income (LKR mn)

3,687,481.000

Dec 2019

3,732,518.000

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
GDP: Gross Value Added (LKR mn)

3,576,732.744

Dec 2019

3,583,597.321

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
GDP: Taxes less Subsidies on Products (LKR mn)

242,652.474

Dec 2019

250,362.700

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
GDP: Final Consumption Expenditure (FCE) (LKR mn)

3,018,302.342

Dec 2019

3,175,758.994

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
GDP: Gross National Disposable Product (LKR mn)

15,614,582.000

2019

14,976,006.000

2018

yearly

2010 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Gross Domestic Product per Capita: at Current Price: USD (USD)

3,852.000

2019

4,079.000

2018

yearly

2010 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
GDP: 2010p: Gross Value Added (LKR mn)

2,315,084.598

Dec 2019

2,294,183.305

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
Real GDP: YoY (%)

2.027

Dec 2019

2.353

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
GDP: 2010p: Goods & Services: Exports (LKR mn)

485,267.565

Dec 2019

432,590.107

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
GDP: 2010p: Goods & Services: Imports (LKR mn)

777,349.943

Dec 2019

705,521.131

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
GDP: 2010p: Taxes less Subsidies on Products (LKR mn)

422,745.219

Dec 2019

215,234.786

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
Gross Domestic Product: 2010p: at Market Price (LKR mn)

2,737,829.817

Dec 2019

2,509,418.091

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
GDP: 2010p: Final Consumption Expenditure (FCE) (LKR mn)

1,902,214.531

Dec 2019

2,060,154.443

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
GDP: 2010p: FCE: Households (LKR mn)

1,734,752.398

Dec 2019

1,893,771.648

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
GDP: 2010p: FCE: Government (LKR mn)

167,462.133

Dec 2019

166,382.795

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
GDP: 2010p: Gross Capital Formation (GCF) (LKR mn)

1,127,697.665

Dec 2019

722,194.671

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
GDP: 2010p: GCF: Gross Fixed Capital Formation (LKR mn)

712,964.479

Dec 2019

626,424.270

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
GVA: Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing (LKR mn)

316,489.337

Dec 2019

277,515.532

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
GVA: Industry (LKR mn)

954,711.203

Dec 2019

1,066,933.595

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
GVA: Industry: Construction (LKR mn)

287,688.492

Dec 2019

270,526.644

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
GVA: Services: Information & Communication (LKR mn)

30,495.039

Dec 2019

31,800.342

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
GVA: Services: Financial & Insurance Activities (LKR mn)

214,103.266

Dec 2019

199,227.961

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
GVA: Services: Real Estate activities: incl Ownership of Dwelling (LKR mn)

228,974.526

Dec 2019

225,989.021

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
GVA: Services: Others: incl Own-Services (LKR mn)

393,596.290

Dec 2019

364,060.596

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
GVA: 2010p: Agriculture (LKR mn)

185,458.268

Dec 2019

173,633.525

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
GVA: 2010p: Industry (LKR mn)

621,663.487

Dec 2019

667,696.863

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
GVA: 2010p: Industry: Construction (LKR mn)

173,244.566

Dec 2019

167,022.735

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
GVA: 2010p: Serv: Information & Communication (LKR mn)

19,827.768

Dec 2019

17,329.723

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
GVA: 2010p: Serv: Financial & Insurance Activities (LKR mn)

208,284.569

Dec 2019

225,271.947

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
GVA: 2010p: Serv: Real Estate Activities: incl Ownership of Dwelling (LKR mn)

146,322.303

Dec 2019

145,687.874

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
GVA: 2010p: Serv: Others: incl Own-Services (LKR mn)

246,385.826

Dec 2019

239,597.962

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
Production Last Previous Frequency Range
Minerals Production (Metric Ton)

257,864.000

2017

248,890.000

2016

yearly

2009 - 2017

Updated on 2019-04-29
Capacity Utilization Rate (%)

81.000

2019

81.000

2018

yearly

1987 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Government and Public Finance Last Previous Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%)

-6.8

2019

-5.3

2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
Tax Revenue (USD mn)

9,715.872

2019

10,536.656

2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Government Debt: % of GDP (%)

86.8

2019

83.7

2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
Forecast: Government Expenditure (LKR bn)

4,711.848

2024

4,267.072

2023

yearly

1990 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Forecast: Government Net Debt (LKR bn)

17,672.272

2024

16,654.602

2023

yearly

1990 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-16
Forecast: Government Revenue (LKR bn)

3,803.114

2024

3,444.247

2023

yearly

1990 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-16
Overall Fiscal Surplus/Deficit (LKR mn)

-256,452.686

Dec 2019

-238,338.745

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Government Revenue & Grants​: Revenue (LKR mn)

477,286.089

Dec 2019

525,607.885

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Government Expenditure & Lending Minus Repayments (LR) (LKR mn)

740,011.970

Dec 2019

765,025.700

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Government Expenditure & LR: Recurrent (LKR mn)

571,295.370

Dec 2019

609,581.700

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Government Expenditure & LR: Capital & Net Lending (LKR mn)

168,716.600

Dec 2019

155,444.000

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Demographic and Labour Market Last Previous Frequency Range
Population (Person mn)

21.8

2019

21.7

2018

yearly

1948 - 2019

Updated on 2019-11-11
Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

51.9

Dec 2019

52.2

Sep 2019

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Employed Persons (Person)

8,181,442.000

Dec 2019

8,155,341.000

Sep 2019

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Unemployment Rate (%)

4.50

Dec 2019

5.10

Sep 2019

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Labour Productivity Growth (%)

0.87

Dec 2019

0.91

Sep 2019

quarterly

Jun 2013 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
Forecast: Population (Person mn)

23.209

2024

22.949

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2019-11-01
Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%)

5.000

2021

6.300

2020

yearly

1990 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Population: Mid Year (Person th)

21,803.000

2019

21,670.000

2018

yearly

1948 - 2019

Updated on 2019-10-01
Average Daily Wage: Rubber Planting (LKR)

1,343.000

Aug 2019

1,343.000

Jul 2019

monthly

Jan 1984 - Aug 2019

Updated on 2020-05-18
Average Daily Wage: Coconut Plucking (LKR)

1,591.000

Aug 2019

1,600.000

Jul 2019

monthly

Jan 1984 - Aug 2019

Updated on 2020-05-18
Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Previous Frequency Range
Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit)

9,545

2019

13,081

2018

yearly

2005 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-13
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%)

-27.0

2019

-13.5

2018

yearly

2006 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-13
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit)

1,445.000

Dec 2019

2,100.000

Dec 2018

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-13
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit)

8,100.000

Dec 2019

10,981.000

Dec 2018

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-13
Household Expenditure per Capita (USD)

1,224.392

2016

991.333

2013

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2019-02-08
Household Income per Capita (USD)

1,385.427

2016

1,102.563

2013

yearly

1981 - 2016

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

16,377.000

2016

11,819.000

2013

yearly

1981 - 2016

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

62,237.000

2016

45,878.000

2013

yearly

1981 - 2016

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

14,473.000

2016

10,677.000

2013

yearly

2007 - 2016

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

14,473.000

2016

10,677.000

2013

yearly

2007 - 2016

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

54,999.000

2016

41,444.000

2013

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2019-02-08
Inflation Last Previous Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%)

5.9

Apr 2020

7.0

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1960 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Core CPI Change (%)

3.243

Apr 2020

3.187

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2015 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

12.245

Apr 2020

14.086

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%)

4.650

2021

4.665

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Wholesale Price Index: All Items (1974=100)

6,160.176

Mar 2020

6,342.138

Feb 2020

monthly

Mar 1982 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-04-30
Foreign Trade Last Previous Frequency Range
Trade Balance (USD mn)

-548.7

Mar 2020

-573.9

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-28
Total Exports (USD mn)

1,033.3

Aug 2019

998.5

Jul 2019

monthly

Jan 1982 - Aug 2019

Updated on 2019-10-11
Total Exports Growth (%)

-42.3

Mar 2020

0.7

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-28
Aluminum: Exports (USD th)

6,332.696

2018

7,600.638

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-28
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%)

5.705

2024

6.114

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Exports: Medicament (USD th)

5,341.074

2018

6,461.706

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

2,924.130

2018

2,909.366

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Total Imports (USD mn)

1,573.6

Aug 2019

1,715.9

Jul 2019

monthly

Jan 1982 - Aug 2019

Updated on 2019-10-11
Total Imports Growth (%)

-30.3

Mar 2020

9.1

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-28
Imports: Medicament (USD th)

396,896.551

2018

404,825.500

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

81,307.524

2018

70,014.545

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Balance of Trade (LKR mn)

-104,200.400

Feb 2020

-132,504.808

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-05-18
Exports: Agricultural: Tea (LKR mn)

19,573.000

Feb 2020

18,092.268

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Exports: Agricultural: Rubber (LKR mn)

568.000

Feb 2020

490.672

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Exports: Agricultural: Coconut (LKR mn)

4,751.000

Feb 2020

4,454.069

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Exports: Germany (USD mn)

648.000

2019

614.000

2018

yearly

2003 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Exports: India (USD mn)

768.000

2019

777.000

2018

yearly

2003 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Exports: Italy (USD mn)

528.000

2019

572.000

2018

yearly

2003 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Exports: United Kingdom (USD mn)

998.000

2019

980.000

2018

yearly

2003 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Exports: United States of America (USD mn)

3,141.000

2019

3,085.000

2018

yearly

2003 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Imports: Consumer Goods (LKR mn)

67,439.300

Jan 2020

70,844.375

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jan 2020

Updated on 2020-04-06
Imports: Intermediate Goods (LKR mn)

169,519.200

Jan 2020

173,352.039

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jan 2020

Updated on 2020-04-06
Imports: Intermediate Goods: Fuel (LKR mn)

76,025.000

Feb 2020

52,943.210

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Imports: Intermediate Goods: Textiles & Textile Articles (LKR mn)

33,045.000

Feb 2020

54,562.160

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Imports: Investment Goods (LKR mn)

77,679.300

Jan 2020

78,933.160

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jan 2020

Updated on 2020-04-06
Imports: India (USD mn)

3,899.000

2019

4,231.000

2018

yearly

2003 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Imports: Japan (USD mn)

875.000

2019

1,585.000

2018

yearly

2003 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Imports: Singapore (USD mn)

964.000

2019

1,372.000

2018

yearly

2003 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Imports: United Arab Emirates (USD mn)

1,669.000

2019

1,835.000

2018

yearly

2003 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Imports: China (USD mn)

4,034.000

2019

4,116.000

2018

yearly

2003 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Export Volume Index (EVoI): 2010=100 (2010=100)

133.900

Feb 2020

150.496

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-05-18
Import Volume Index (IVoI): 2010=100 (2010=100)

157.500

Feb 2020

173.098

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-05-18
Terms of Trade Index: 2010=100 (2010=100)

103.577

Jan 2020

88.847

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2010 - Jan 2020

Updated on 2020-05-18
Balance of Payments Last Previous Frequency Range
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn)

235.1

Dec 2019

146.5

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn)

19.3

Dec 2019

19.3

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Current Account Balance (USD mn)

-881.9

Dec 2019

-575.5

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%)

1.1

Dec 2019

0.7

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

-90.462

Dec 2019

-421.567

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
External Debt (USD mn)

55,916.0

Dec 2019

55,315.5

Sep 2019

quarterly

Dec 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
External Debt: % of GDP (%)

67.6

2019

66.7

2018

yearly

1994 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn)

8,249.9

Dec 2019

7,705.9

Sep 2019

quarterly

Dec 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%)

10.0

2019

9.7

2017

yearly

1994 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn)

-2.613

2024

-2.470

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
BoP: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn)

6.980

Dec 2019

11.260

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: FA: Assets: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn)

33.624

Dec 2019

90.876

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: Capital Account (CP) (USD mn)

-0.160

Dec 2019

5.210

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: Current & Capital Account (USD mn)

-882.036

Dec 2019

-570.251

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn)

7.140

Dec 2019

6.050

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: Secondary Income (USD mn)

1,537.034

Dec 2019

1,408.896

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn)

-2,384.997

Dec 2019

-2,015.269

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Debit (USD mn)

5,341.005

Dec 2019

5,000.064

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: Secondary Income: Debit (USD mn)

250.500

Dec 2019

252.500

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: Secondary Income: Credit (USD mn)

1,787.534

Dec 2019

1,661.396

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: FA: Assets: Portfolio Investment (PO) (USD mn)

0.000

Dec 2019

0.000

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: FA: Assets (USD mn)

-159.667

Dec 2019

-1,145.139

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: Current & CA: Credit (USD mn)

6,646.629

Dec 2019

6,442.843

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: FA: Assets: Direct Investment (DI) (USD mn)

19.341

Dec 2019

19.341

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Credit (USD mn)

2,956.008

Dec 2019

2,984.795

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: Current Account: Credit (USD mn)

6,639.649

Dec 2019

6,431.583

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Credit (USD mn)

1,840.168

Dec 2019

1,722.635

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: Current & CA: Debit (USD mn)

7,528.664

Dec 2019

7,013.094

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Portfolio Investment (PO) (USD mn)

-90.462

Dec 2019

-421.567

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: FA: Assets: Reserve Assets (RA) (USD mn)

-212.632

Dec 2019

-1,255.356

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn)

703.498

Dec 2019

600.535

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Direct Investment (DI) (USD mn)

235.114

Dec 2019

146.484

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: FA: Liabilities (USD mn)

506.368

Dec 2019

34.089

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Debit (USD mn)

1,136.670

Dec 2019

1,122.100

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn)

361.716

Dec 2019

309.172

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: Current Account (CA) (USD mn)

-881.876

Dec 2019

-575.461

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: Current Account: Debit (USD mn)

7,521.524

Dec 2019

7,007.044

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: CA: Primary Income (PI) (USD mn)

-737.411

Dec 2019

-569.623

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn)

55.938

Dec 2019

62.757

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn)

793.349

Dec 2019

632.380

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
BoP: FA: Assets: Financial Derivatives (USD mn)

0.000

Dec 2018

0.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: FA: Assets: Financial Derivatives (USD mn)

0.000

Dec 2018

0.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: FA: Assets: Financial Derivatives (USD mn)

0.000

Dec 2018

0.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: FA: Assets: Errors & Ommissions (USD mn)

192.632

Dec 2018

-631.499

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-17
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Financial Derivatives (USD mn)

0.000

Dec 2018

0.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Financial Derivatives (USD mn)

0.000

Dec 2018

0.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Financial Derivatives (USD mn)

0.000

Dec 2018

0.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
Debt Service Payments: USD (USD mn)

5,773.000

2019

5,866.000

2018

yearly

1994 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Debt Service Payments: USD: Interest Payments (USD mn)

1,653.000

2019

1,678.000

2018

yearly

1994 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
No of Registered Enterprises (Unit)

5,489.000

2019

5,361.000

2018

yearly

1994 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Monetary Last Previous Frequency Range
Money Supply M1 (USD mn)

5,231.596

Mar 2020

4,772.402

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

39,780.748

Mar 2020

39,016.795

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%)

4.0

May 2020

4.0

Apr 2020

monthly

Mar 1997 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%)

3.4

2018

2.5

2017

yearly

1998 - 2018

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

9.4

2019

8.8

2018

yearly

2010 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

6,765.6

Apr 2020

7,125.4

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 1956 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%)

7.869

Dec 2019

7.881

Sep 2019

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

5.9

Mar 2020

4.8

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-28
Gold Reserves (USD mn)

369.050

Apr 2020

339.709

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 1977 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Total Deposits (USD mn)

48,593.228

Aug 2019

48,980.807

Jul 2019

monthly

Dec 2002 - Aug 2019

Updated on 2020-05-18
Domestic Credit (USD mn)

54,288.4

Mar 2020

52,810.6

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Domestic Credit Growth (%)

12.5

Mar 2020

7.1

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Household Debt (USD mn)

7,839.4

Dec 2019

7,588.3

Jun 2019

quarterly

Jun 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Monetary Survey: DBU: Money Supply M1 (LKR mn)

964,755.960

Mar 2020

866,198.640

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Monetary Survey: DBU: Money Supply M2 (LKR mn)

7,335,947.770

Mar 2020

7,081,610.690

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Monetary Survey: Net Domestic Assets: Domestic Credit (LKR mn)

10,011,304.480

Mar 2020

9,585,204.170

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Commercial Banks: Loans: Total (LKR mn)

6,009,406.000

Dec 2019

5,782,522.000

Jun 2019

quarterly

Sep 1990 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Commercial Banks: Loans: Personal Loans & Advances (LA) (LKR mn)

1,418,468.000

Dec 2019

1,333,665.000

Jun 2019

quarterly

Jun 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Banking Statistics Last Previous Frequency Range
Liquid Assets Ratio (%)

25.7

2018

28.8

2017

yearly

2006 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-19
Capital Adequacy Ratio (%)

16.6

2019

16.2

2018

yearly

1998 - 2019

Updated on 2020-02-14
Central Bank: Total Asset or Liabilities (LKR mn)

1,919,417.000

Dec 2019

1,911,778.000

Nov 2019

monthly

Dec 1983 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Commercial Banks: Total Asset or Liabilities (LKR mn)

9,741,099.000

Dec 2019

9,624,866.000

Nov 2019

monthly

Dec 1983 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Previous Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate (% pa)

9.160

May 2020

9.490

Apr 2020

monthly

Jun 1989 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Exchange Rate against USD (LKR/USD)

191.354

Apr 2020

184.410

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-01
Policy Rate (% pa)

5.50

May 2020

6.00

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Short Term Interest Rate (% pa)

7.41

Apr 2020

7.63

Mar 2020

monthly

Jul 2000 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-04-30
Long Term Interest Rate (% pa)

10.23

Dec 2019

10.59

Jun 2019

monthly

Jan 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-01-17
Short Term Interest Rate: Month End: SLIBOR: 3 Months (% pa)

7.410

Apr 2020

7.630

Mar 2020

monthly

Jul 2000 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-04-30
Exchange Rate against US$: Monthly Average (LKR/USD)

191.354

Apr 2020

184.410

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-01
Spot FX Rate: Com Banks: Sri Lanka Rupee to Euro (LKR/EUR)

209.919

Apr 2020

209.415

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-04-30
Energy Last Previous Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh)

1,278

Dec 2019

1,258

Nov 2019

monthly

Aug 1998 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-23
Tourism Last Previous Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

0

Apr 2020

71,370

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1979 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-11
Visitor Arrivals Growth (%)

-100.0

Apr 2020

-70.8

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-11
Tourism Revenue (USD mn)

3,607

2019

4,381

2018

yearly

1966 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Tourism Revenue Growth (%)

-17.7

2019

11.6

2018

yearly

1967 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Visitor Arrivals: East Asia: China (Person)

0.000

Apr 2020

1,688.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-11
Visitor Arrivals: South Asia: India (Person)

0.000

Apr 2020

12,600.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-11
Visitor Arrivals: Western Europe: UK (Person)

0.000

Apr 2020

7,969.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-11
Visitor Arrivals: Western Europe: Germany (Person)

0.000

Apr 2020

6,608.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-11
Resident Departures (Person)

1,475,929.000

2018

1,439,429.000

2017

yearly

1972 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-12
Tourism Receipts: USD (USD mn)

272.30

Jun 2018

240.10

May 2018

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Tourism Receipts (LKR mn)

712,027.000

2018

598,356.000

2017

yearly

1966 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-12
Average Length of Stay: Annual: Total (Night)

10.800

2018

10.900

2017

yearly

1967 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-12
Number of Hotels: Annual (Unit)

474.000

2019

457.000

2018

yearly

1986 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Number of Hotel Rooms: Annual: Total (Unit)

24,831.000

2019

24,757.000

2018

yearly

1966 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Hotel Room Occupancy Rate (%)

72.770

2018

73.270

2017

yearly

2011 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-12
Business and Economic Survey Last Previous Frequency Range
Business Confidence: Net Balance (% Point)

-51.6

Apr 2020

-40.0

Mar 2020

monthly

May 2015 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-18
Business Confidence Growth (% Point)

-33.6

Apr 2020

-73.8

Mar 2020

monthly

May 2016 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-18
Financial Market Last Previous Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (1985=100)

4,571.6

Mar 2020

5,592.9

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-03-31
Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

19.0

2019

19.8

2018

yearly

1991 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
P/E ratio (NA)

8.920

29 May 2020

8.990

28 May 2020

daily

17 Aug 1998 - 29 May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Equity Market Index: Month End: CSE: All Share (1985=100)

4,571.630

Mar 2020

5,592.920

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-03-31
CSE: Turnover Value: All Shares (LKR mn)

6,324.629

Mar 2020

8,396.750

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-04-09
CSE: Turnover: Volume: Total (Share mn)

878.187

May 2020

312.791

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
CSE: Market Capitalization: Equities (LKR bn)

2,128.267

Mar 2020

2,599.155

Feb 2020

monthly

Jul 1991 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-03-31
CSE: Number of Listed Companies (Unit)

289.000

May 2020

289.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Aug 1989 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
CSE: Dividend Yield: All Shares (% pa)

4.050

Mar 2020

3.320

Feb 2020

monthly

Aug 1989 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-03-31
CSE: PE Ratio: All Shares (Unit)

8.380

Mar 2020

10.230

Feb 2020

monthly

Aug 1989 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-03-31
CSE: PB Ratio: All Shares (Unit)

0.900

May 2020

0.850

Mar 2020

monthly

Sep 1991 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
CSE: Capital Raised: New Listing (LKR mn)

1,953.300

2018

960.000

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-06-12
CSE: Capital Raised: Debt Market: Amount (LKR mn)

55,917.600

2018

20,000.000

2017

yearly

1997 - 2018

Updated on 2019-06-12
Transport and Telecommunications Last Previous Frequency Range
Container Port Throughput (TEU)

7,000,000.000

2018

6,200,000.000

2017

yearly

2008 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-31
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit)

2,473,875.000

2018

2,603,178.000

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-02-28
Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person)

30,282,984.000

2018

28,199,083.000

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-03-24
Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number)

11.653

2018

12.321

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Teledensity: Mobile (Number)

142.651

2018

133.468

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-05-20
Exports: ICT Goods (USD th)

65,608.530

2017

41,275.347

2016

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2019-02-20
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

20,920.331

2018

29,043.066

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
Exports: Television (USD th)

2,261.841

2018

3,317.147

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
Imports: ICT Goods (USD th)

1,009,107.100

2017

965,194.301

2016

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2019-02-20
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

453,731.599

2018

469,614.163

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
Imports: Television (USD th)

107,452.862

2018

118,622.990

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
Motor Vehicle New Registration (Unit)

35,195.000

Jan 2020

25,815.000

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 1983 - Jan 2020

Updated on 2020-03-23
Motor Vehicle New Registration: Goods Transport (Unit)

884.00

Dec 2017

1,049.00

Nov 2017

monthly

Dec 2015 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Airlines: Passengers Carried: Departures (Person)

4,837,969.000

2017

4,657,450.000

2016

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2019-01-22
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