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Sri Lanka Direct Investment Abroad

2012 - 2018 | Quarterly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Sri Lanka's Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 18.0 USD mn in Mar 2018, compared with a growth of 17.9 USD mn in the previous quarter. Sri Lanka's Direct Investment Abroad: USD mn data is updated quarterly. It is available from Mar 2012 to Mar 2018 and averaged 16.3 USD mn throughout the period. The data reached an all-time high of 59.2 USD mn in Dec 2016 and a record low of 13.2 USD mn in Dec 2015. The Central Bank of Sri Lanka provides quarterly Direct Investment Abroad in USD.

In the latest reports of Sri Lanka, Current Account recorded a deficit of 709.0 USD mn in Mar 2018. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 387.5 USD mn in Mar 2018. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 74.5 USD mn in Mar 2018. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 22.9 USD bn in Mar 2018.

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What was Sri Lanka's Direct Investment Abroad in Mar 2018?

Last

18.0

Mar 2018
Previous

17.9

Dec 2017
Min

13.2

Dec 2015
Max

59.2

Dec 2016
Unit

USD mn

Frequency

quarterly

Range

Mar 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 29 Jun 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

18.0

Mar 2018

17.9

Dec 2017

13.2

Dec 2015

59.2

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 29 Jun 2018

View Sri Lanka's Direct Investment Abroad from Mar 2012 to Mar 2018 in the chart:

Sri Lanka Direct Investment Abroad

Series Details
Series ID

380489927

Name

Sri Lanka Direct Investment Abroad

Country

Sri Lanka

Frequency

Quarterly

Unit

USD mn

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Data

First Date

Mar 2012

Last Date

Mar 2018

Last Updated

29 Jun 2018

Statistics
Mean

23.0

Variance

262.1

Standard deviation

16.2

Skewness

1.9

Kurtosis

2.0

Coefficient variation

0.7

Median

16.3

Max
Dec 2016

59.2

Min
Dec 2015

13.2

Previous observation
Dec 2017

17.9

Last observation
Mar 2018

18.0

Number of Observations

25

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Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

-8.8

Mar 2018

16.3

Dec 2017

-40.5

Sep 2017

186.1

Sep 2009

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-11
Algeria

-3.4

2017

46.5

2016

-271.7

2013

533.9

2011

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-25
Argentina

503.6

Mar 2018

265.8

Dec 2017

-448.8

Sep 2002

1,123.7

Jun 1997

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-26
Armenia

-24.3

Mar 2018

16.6

Dec 2017

-24.3

Mar 2018

145.4

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Australia

523.5

Mar 2018

3,723.2

Dec 2017

-45,519.9

Jun 2005

11,906.9

Jun 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-05
Austria

4,578.0

Mar 2018

8,682.6

Dec 2017

-26,479.4

Dec 2010

72,530.7

Mar 2005

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Azerbaijan

562.3

Mar 2018

953.5

Dec 2017

0.0

Dec 2000

3,089.9

Dec 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-14
Bahrain

229.0

2017

-880.1

2016

-1,791.5

2009

3,191.0

2015

USD mn

yearly

1982 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Bangladesh

7.1

Jun 2017

23.8

Mar 2017

0.0

Jun 2010

29.0

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Belarus

12.3

Mar 2018

-6.9

Dec 2017

-206.7

Dec 2002

198.2

Dec 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-15
Belgium

1,406.1

Mar 2018

-5,122.3

Feb 2018

-40,286.9

Oct 2012

76,939.7

Dec 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2007 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Bolivia

-65.7

Dec 2017

87.2

Sep 2017

-142.5

Sep 2015

134.5

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-28
Bosnia and Herzegovina

2.5

Mar 2018

9.6

Dec 2017

-86.2

Jun 2009

75.7

Mar 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-03
Botswana

83.9

Dec 2017

82.8

Sep 2017

-54.7

Jun 2006

122.0

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-02
Brazil

-4,918.9

Jun 2018

-1,930.2

May 2018

-5,197.3

Jan 2011

15,082.3

Oct 2006

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Brunei

507.9

2015

381.8

2014

-84.1

2010

859.1

2013

USD mn

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-27
Bulgaria

15.6

May 2018

-0.9

Apr 2018

-299.0

Oct 2009

804.6

Mar 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2007 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Cambodia

39.8

Sep 2017

112.7

Jun 2017

-2.6

Mar 2005

112.7

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-06-04
Canada

4,785.0

Mar 2018

16,997.8

Dec 2017

-1,197.5

Mar 2010

35,405.1

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1957 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
Chile

518.0

May 2018

393.6

Apr 2018

-6,111.5

Jun 2008

10,131.0

Sep 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
China

17,936.1

Mar 2018

36,855.5

Dec 2017

-754.0

Sep 2000

66,622.6

Dec 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Colombia

1,111.2

Mar 2018

853.8

Dec 2017

-1,167.6

Dec 2012

4,694.9

Dec 2005

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-01
Croatia

151.4

Mar 2018

-15.6

Dec 2017

-549.2

Dec 2015

2,398.8

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Cyprus

1,311.1

Mar 2018

1,929.9

Dec 2017

-4,631.6

Dec 2011

42,580.6

Mar 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Czech Republic

279.9

May 2018

254.3

Apr 2018

-2,984.2

May 2012

3,351.6

Dec 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Denmark

43.8

May 2018

-1,044.4

Apr 2018

-19,865.3

Dec 2012

15,613.3

May 2000

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1999 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Egypt

68.1

Mar 2018

79.5

Dec 2017

0.1

Jun 1996

701.5

Jun 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Estonia

50.6

May 2018

48.7

Apr 2018

-2,090.3

Jul 2011

492.5

Dec 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1999 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
European Union

13,894.2

May 2018

25,054.0

Apr 2018

-189,677.8

Jul 2017

224,998.3

Oct 2013

USD mn

monthly

Apr 1999 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Finland

374.8

May 2018

-306.7

Apr 2018

-13,913.6

Aug 2009

10,273.3

Jul 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2006 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
France

467.0

May 2018

7,558.3

Apr 2018

-8,874.0

Oct 2013

24,737.3

Mar 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2008 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Georgia

99.7

Mar 2018

18.3

Dec 2017

-92.0

Jun 2005

234.3

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Germany

1,913.1

May 2018

9,863.0

Apr 2018

-33,418.6

Dec 2008

41,621.6

Nov 1998

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1971 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Greece

-18.6

May 2018

-235.1

Apr 2018

-2,441.1

Jun 2016

2,886.6

Aug 2006

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Hong Kong

24,506.7

Mar 2018

27,375.9

Dec 2017

-5,695.1

Jun 2015

58,614.9

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-22
Hungary

1,761.8

Mar 2018

-19,988.9

Dec 2017

-19,988.9

Dec 2017

73,278.9

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1992 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-21
Iceland

77.3

Mar 2018

-1,354.2

Dec 2017

-5,446.0

Sep 2017

4,143.6

Jun 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-04
India

2,197.5

Mar 2018

1,662.1

Dec 2017

-3,016.3

Sep 2016

8,871.7

Mar 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Indonesia

839.2

Mar 2018

536.6

Dec 2017

-12,870.3

Dec 2016

5,085.3

Dec 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-11
Ireland

4,326.1

Mar 2018

-68,726.1

Dec 2017

-68,726.1

Dec 2017

60,957.3

Dec 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Israel

1,308.6

Mar 2018

1,524.1

Dec 2017

-33.0

Sep 1983

10,961.4

Mar 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-03
Italy

6,694.0

May 2018

3,280.7

Apr 2018

-19,437.3

Jan 2008

40,252.3

Oct 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1988 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Japan

12,295.0

May 2018

11,737.8

Apr 2018

-12,465.0

Aug 2016

43,771.3

Sep 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-08
Jordan

-2.3

Mar 2018

-3.0

Dec 2017

-103.9

Mar 2006

62.1

Dec 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Kazakhstan

-2,552.6

Mar 2018

-1,416.5

Dec 2017

-2,552.6

Mar 2018

3,230.2

Sep 2009

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Kenya

257.1

2017

157.7

2016

39.0

2009

257.1

2017

USD mn

yearly

2009 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
South Korea

6,294.2

May 2018

2,144.2

Apr 2018

-59.8

Aug 2001

6,660.2

Oct 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1980 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-04
Kosovo

10.4

Mar 2018

17.4

Dec 2017

-11.3

Jun 2011

27.0

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Kuwait

-2,283.9

Dec 2017

1,271.6

Sep 2017

-6,192.6

Jun 2017

1,271.6

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Kyrgyzstan

0.0

Dec 2017

0.8

Sep 2017

-29.5

Jun 2017

75.1

Mar 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-07-16
Latvia

-46.1

May 2018

-347.2

Apr 2018

-347.2

Apr 2018

115.3

Apr 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Lebanon

52.2

Sep 2017

36.6

Aug 2017

-106.0

Jun 2008

488.0

Jul 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Lithuania

75.6

May 2018

53.3

Apr 2018

-237.1

May 2012

476.9

Dec 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Luxembourg

-88,742.1

Mar 2018

-164,804.3

Dec 2017

-254,194.5

Sep 2017

464,020.5

Mar 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-21
Macau

-66.4

2016

-219.9

2015

-593.4

2009

2,186.9

2013

USD mn

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-08
Macedonia

26.9

Mar 2018

25.3

Feb 2018

-113.3

Dec 2014

90.0

Jan 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Malawi

36.9

2012

49.6

2011

-1.3

2009

49.6

2011

USD mn

yearly

2003 - 2012

Updated on 2018-06-20
Malaysia

793.4

Mar 2018

139.4

Dec 2017

-721.6

Mar 2009

7,569.7

Sep 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-17
Malta

-1,795.3

Mar 2018

-1,794.8

Dec 2017

-2,512.3

Jun 2014

4,272.4

Jun 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
Mauritius

1,436.0

Mar 2018

1,985.0

Dec 2017

-1,951.4

Mar 2013

16,761.3

Sep 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-03
Mexico

3,327.5

Mar 2018

2,505.4

Dec 2017

-2,677.0

Jun 2010

7,403.0

Dec 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-25
Moldova

7.4

Mar 2018

-5.6

Dec 2017

-5.6

Dec 2017

28.2

Dec 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Mongolia

1.4

May 2018

0.9

Apr 2018

-6.5

Sep 2009

87.9

Dec 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2009 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Montenegro

2.9

Mar 2018

-4.2

Dec 2017

-167.5

Mar 2016

69.7

Sep 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-18
Morocco

191.1

Mar 2018

102.1

Dec 2017

-49.1

Dec 2005

595.5

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Netherlands

73,710.4

Mar 2018

22,988.0

Dec 2017

-64,151.2

Jun 2009

238,070.8

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
New Zealand

-655.5

Mar 2018

335.7

Dec 2017

-2,192.9

Jun 2000

3,145.3

Jun 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-19
Nigeria

337.2

Mar 2018

321.5

Dec 2017

-269.0

Mar 2010

954.3

Dec 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-03
Norway

-6,018.2

Mar 2018

9,101.8

Dec 2017

-7,982.2

Dec 2009

18,585.0

Mar 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-20
Oman

-356.3

2016

-335.5

2015

-1,498.0

2010

83.2

2000

USD mn

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Pakistan

3.0

Jun 2018

0.0

Mar 2018

-18.0

Dec 2013

143.0

Mar 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 2002 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Panama

9.7

Mar 2018

-438.1

Dec 2017

-438.1

Dec 2017

573.0

Dec 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-20
Peru

195.7

Mar 2018

-300.6

Dec 2017

-1,271.7

Dec 2015

779.4

Sep 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-25
Philippines

618.9

Mar 2018

152.3

Feb 2018

-367.8

Jan 2016

3,284.1

Jun 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-14
Poland

-28.0

May 2018

-2,953.0

Apr 2018

-43,695.0

Apr 2007

42,962.0

Jun 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Portugal

169.7

May 2018

9.4

Apr 2018

-9,772.3

Sep 2010

6,438.9

Apr 2003

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Qatar

224.7

Mar 2018

230.2

Dec 2017

-1,944.5

Mar 2012

4,687.6

Jun 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Romania

248.3

May 2018

256.4

Apr 2018

-986.4

May 2016

921.7

Feb 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2005 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Russia

13,269.5

Mar 2018

12,704.2

Dec 2017

-2,239.6

Jun 2013

65,550.1

Mar 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Saudi Arabia

3,705.3

Mar 2018

1,661.7

Dec 2017

-142.1

Dec 2007

4,490.5

Jun 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Serbia

27.6

May 2018

10.7

Apr 2018

-25.9

Jul 2016

59.6

Jul 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2013 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Singapore

6,759.7

Mar 2018

7,884.7

Dec 2017

-64.0

Sep 2008

16,199.3

Sep 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-24
Slovakia

71.0

May 2018

843.4

Apr 2018

-1,409.4

Dec 2014

1,236.3

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2008 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Slovenia

-77.6

May 2018

-13.9

Apr 2018

-214.4

Dec 2015

345.4

Sep 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
South Africa

1,713.3

Mar 2018

-232.9

Dec 2017

-5,055.3

Jun 2001

5,099.8

Sep 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-21
Spain

2,208.6

Apr 2018

9,007.5

Mar 2018

-8,266.1

Oct 2017

37,997.8

Oct 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1990 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Sri Lanka

18.0

Mar 2018

17.9

Dec 2017

13.2

Dec 2015

59.2

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Sweden

9,945.4

Mar 2018

3,293.3

Dec 2017

-7,281.3

Dec 2014

18,045.5

Mar 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1982 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-04
Switzerland

349.2

Mar 2018

4,060.6

Dec 2017

-28,327.6

Sep 2017

46,144.2

Sep 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
Taiwan

3,799.0

Mar 2018

2,101.0

Dec 2017

1.0

Dec 1982

7,352.0

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-21
Thailand

4,752.8

Mar 2018

7,233.7

Dec 2017

-2,304.3

Mar 2014

7,233.7

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Turkey

428.0

May 2018

160.0

Apr 2018

-275.0

Jan 2006

2,018.0

Mar 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1992 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Ukraine

-1.0

May 2018

-1.0

Apr 2018

-67.0

May 2017

591.0

Mar 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2010 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
United Arab Emirates

14,050.4

2017

13,614.7

2016

-57.7

1990

16,691.6

2015

USD mn

yearly

1980 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
United Kingdom

-21,307.3

Mar 2018

11,587.9

Dec 2017

-109,035.9

Mar 2014

203,959.8

Mar 2000

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
United States

-105,505.0

Mar 2018

58,127.0

Dec 2017

-105,505.0

Mar 2018

167,491.0

Mar 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-20
Uruguay

-223.0

Mar 2018

198.9

Dec 2017

-1,146.8

Jun 2013

1,536.7

Jun 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Venezuela

272.0

Sep 2015

369.0

Jun 2015

-2,951.0

Jun 2011

1,713.0

Mar 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2015

Updated on 2018-04-30
Vietnam

148.0

Mar 2018

120.0

Dec 2017

15.0

Jun 2006

647.0

Jun 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25

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Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Aluminum: Exports

7,600.64

2017

3,128.36

2016

101.00

1996

45,444.72

2005

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Bank Lending Rate

11.44

Jul 2018

11.33

Jun 2018

6.35

Dec 2014

22.86

Feb 2001

% pa

monthly

Jun 1989 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Business Confidence Growth

3.0

Jun 2018

5.4

May 2018

-38.8

May 2016

20.0

May 2017

% Point

monthly

May 2016 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Business Confidence: Net Balance

15.2

Jun 2018

21.2

May 2018

-16.8

Apr 2016

34.6

May 2015

% Point

monthly

May 2015 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

0.54

Jun 2018

0.00

May 2018

-4.21

Jan 2016

42.83

May 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Capital Adequacy Ratio

15.2

2017

15.6

2016

8.6

2001

17.5

2013

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-01
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-5.5

2017

-5.4

2016

-9.9

2009

-5.1

1992

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

2.5

Jun 2018

2.1

May 2018

-4.2

Jul 1960

32.5

Aug 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1960 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Container Port Throughput

5,550,000.00

2016

5,185,467.00

2015

3,464,297.00

2009

5,550,000.00

2016

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-25
Core CPI Change

1.79

Jun 2018

1.71

May 2018

1.71

May 2018

7.45

Jun 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Current Account Balance

-709.0

Mar 2018

-1,090.1

Dec 2017

-1,695.3

Dec 2011

274.0

Sep 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Domestic Credit

50,749.1

May 2018

50,887.9

Apr 2018

4,964.3

Feb 1996

50,887.9

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Domestic Credit Growth

10.8

May 2018

11.0

Apr 2018

-1.0

Apr 2010

42.7

Mar 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Electricity Production

1,201

Apr 2018

1,374

Mar 2018

452

Sep 2001

1,374

Mar 2018

GWh

monthly

Aug 1998 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Employed Persons

8,299,911.00

Dec 2017

8,163,869.00

Sep 2017

7,339,261.00

Jun 2012

8,299,911.00

Dec 2017

Person

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Equity Market Index

6,194.6

Jun 2018

6,398.4

May 2018

137.5

Nov 1988

7,798.0

Feb 2011

1985=100

monthly

Jan 1987 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Exchange Rate against USD

158.962

Jun 2018

157.753

May 2018

4.762

Nov 1967

158.962

Jun 2018

LKR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Exports: ICT Goods

41,275.35

2016

36,502.32

2015

23,880.33

2009

148,842.11

2000

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Exports: Medicament

6,461.71

2017

3,650.14

2016

512.73

1999

6,461.71

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

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

2,909.37

2017

2,208.32

2016

314.00

1995

24,443.32

2005

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

29,043.07

2017

17,939.43

2016

2,323.78

2007

46,296.68

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Exports: Television

3,317.15

2017

500.29

2016

1.34

2009

6,273.47

2003

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
External Debt

52,090.2

Mar 2018

51,823.8

Dec 2017

37,098.1

Dec 2012

52,090.2

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
External Debt: % of GDP

59.5

2017

57.9

2016

38.8

2008

60.5

1994

%

yearly

1994 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
External Debt: Short Term

7,473.8

Mar 2018

7,692.6

Dec 2017

6,419.0

Dec 2012

7,756.1

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

9.5

2017

9.9

2016

2.3

2006

11.4

2011

%

yearly

1994 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

4.90

2023

4.90

2022

1.48

1985

26.14

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-2.76

2023

-2.59

2022

-4.62

2011

-0.05

1984

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

5.33

2023

5.40

2022

-16.35

2009

18.26

2000

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

17,673.80

2023

16,732.40

2022

1,135.08

1980

17,673.80

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Expenditure

4,481.29

2023

4,095.25

2022

99.81

1990

4,481.29

2023

LKR bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Net Debt

15,470.81

2023

14,512.04

2022

310.78

1990

15,470.81

2023

LKR bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Revenue

3,681.21

2023

3,357.07

2022

74.66

1990

3,681.21

2023

LKR bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

5,672.17

2023

5,348.77

2022

344.06

1980

5,672.17

2023

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Population

22.95

2023

22.69

2022

14.60

1980

22.95

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

5.00

2023

4.90

2022

-3.13

1992

12.16

1996

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

4.40

2023

4.40

2022

4.00

2012

15.90

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Foreign Direct Investment

387.5

Mar 2018

963.5

Dec 2017

-0.8

Mar 1977

963.5

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

1.7

Mar 2018

4.2

Dec 2017

0.2

Sep 2017

4.2

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Foreign Exchange Reserves

8,377.2

Jun 2018

7,904.8

May 2018

38.0

Apr 1970

9,018.4

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1956 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

7.17

Mar 2018

7.96

Dec 2017

5.01

Mar 2017

11.70

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-18
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

4.3

May 2018

5.0

Apr 2018

0.6

Jun 1989

5.8

May 2014

NA

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Foreign Portfolio Investment

74.54

Mar 2018

219.41

Dec 2017

-756.02

Sep 2015

1,943.02

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
GDP Deflator Growth

5.1

Mar 2018

7.9

Dec 2017

-3.5

Dec 2011

13.3

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-18
GDP per Capita

4,073.00

2017

3,857.00

2016

140.00

1962

4,073.00

2017

USD

yearly

1959 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Gold Reserves

799.98

Jun 2018

833.31

May 2018

0.00

Dec 1977

985.64

Sep 2013

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1977 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Government Debt: % of GDP

77.4

2017

78.8

2016

68.7

2012

102.3

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

5,684.71

Mar 2018

6,292.46

Dec 2017

2,980.12

Jun 2010

6,292.46

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Gross National Product

22,239.99

Mar 2018

22,410.76

Dec 2017

12,223.55

Mar 2010

22,410.76

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-18
Gross Savings Rate

26.7

Mar 2018

31.3

Dec 2017

13.9

Mar 2010

32.9

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Household Debt

6,868.3

Mar 2018

6,865.7

Dec 2017

2,814.8

Jun 2010

6,868.3

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-30
Household Debt: % of GDP

7.9

2017

7.5

2016

6.3

2014

8.0

2012

%

yearly

2010 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Household Expenditure per Capita

1,224.39

2016

991.33

2013

174.95

1981

1,224.39

2016

USD

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-30
Household Income per Capita

1,385.43

2016

1,102.56

2013

125.25

1981

1,385.43

2016

USD

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-30
Imports: ICT Goods

965,194.30

2016

799,936.41

2015

189,449.65

2001

965,194.30

2016

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Imports: Medicament

404,825.50

2017

403,810.09

2016

58,362.75

1999

404,825.50

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

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

70,014.55

2017

75,292.20

2016

13,803.64

2000

75,292.20

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

469,614.16

2017

481,183.06

2016

49,273.59

2001

481,183.06

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Imports: Television

118,622.99

2017

104,767.45

2016

16,704.85

2009

118,622.99

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Industrial Production Index Growth

-1.5

Dec 2017

1.7

Nov 2017

-12.2

Apr 2017

26.0

Jul 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-13
Investment: % of GDP

34.8

Mar 2018

39.3

Dec 2017

21.1

Mar 2010

44.0

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Labour Force Participation Rate

52.0

Mar 2018

54.1

Dec 2017

51.5

Jun 2012

54.7

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Labour Productivity Growth

-0.12

Dec 2017

1.17

Sep 2017

-1.05

Jun 2017

9.55

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Jun 2013 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

69.42

2017

61.91

2016

33.36

2005

69.42

2017

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
Liquid Assets Ratio

32.2

2014

31.9

2013

26.6

2012

35.2

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2014

Updated on 2016-05-25
Long Term Interest Rate

10.05

Jan 2018

14.23

Mar 2016

7.88

Dec 2014

14.23

Mar 2016

% pa

monthly

Jan 2012 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

21.8

2017

23.1

2016

7.5

2000

34.5

2010

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Minerals Production

248,890.00

2016

182,928.00

2015

174,311.00

2013

363,672.00

2014

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

5,013.99

May 2018

5,202.45

Apr 2018

1,168.07

Jan 1994

5,404.70

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Money Supply M2

38,336.71

May 2018

38,695.68

Apr 2018

3,215.06

Jan 1994

38,695.68

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Motor Vehicle Registered

1,469.82

2015

1,313.71

2014

899.54

2005

1,469.82

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017-06-27
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

1,777.50

Dec 2017

8,600.00

Dec 2016

700.00

Jun 2012

8,600.00

Dec 2016

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

14,228.30

Dec 2017

26,300.00

Dec 2016

2,000.00

Dec 2010

26,300.00

Dec 2016

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicles Sales

16,006

2017

34,900

2016

3,000

2010

34,900

2016

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-54.1

2017

105.3

2016

-54.1

2017

166.7

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Nominal GDP

22,876.6

Mar 2018

23,202.6

Dec 2017

4,097.0

Jun 2002

23,202.6

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-18
Nominal GDP Growth

8.49

Mar 2018

11.75

Dec 2017

3.24

Dec 2015

24.05

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-18
Non Performing Loans Ratio

2.5

2017

2.6

2016

2.5

2017

15.8

1999

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

2,479,802.00

2016

3,287,676.00

2015

22,772.00

1960

3,608,392.00

2011

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Number of Subscriber Mobile

25,797,199.00

2016

23,899,642.00

2015

0.00

1989

25,797,199.00

2016

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
P/E ratio

9.81

26 Jul 2018

10.00

25 Jul 2018

4.40

18 Jun 2001

29.53

14 Feb 2011

NA

daily

17 Aug 1998 - 26 Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Policy Rate

7.25

Jun 2018

7.25

May 2018

6.00

Jan 2016

20.00

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Population

21.4

2017

21.2

2016

7.1

1948

21.4

2017

Person mn

yearly

1948 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Private Consumption Expenditure

14,942.14

Mar 2018

13,798.15

Dec 2017

9,288.00

Jun 2010

14,942.14

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Private Consumption: % of GDP

65.3

Mar 2018

59.5

Dec 2017

59.2

Dec 2016

77.3

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Public Consumption Expenditure

1,822.23

Mar 2018

2,151.67

Dec 2017

1,097.23

Mar 2010

2,151.67

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Public Consumption: % of GDP

8.0

Mar 2018

9.3

Dec 2017

7.0

Mar 2012

9.6

Jun 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Real Effective Exchange Rate

141.6

May 2018

138.3

Apr 2018

90.8

Feb 2004

155.1

Jan 2015

2005=100

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-03
Real GDP Growth

3.2

Mar 2018

3.5

Dec 2017

0.5

Dec 2013

16.1

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-18
Reserve Requirement Ratio

7.5

Jul 2018

7.5

Jun 2018

6.0

Dec 2015

12.0

Jul 1999

%

monthly

Mar 1997 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-07-31
Short Term Interest Rate

10.02

Jun 2018

10.01

May 2018

6.57

Jan 2015

26.17

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jul 2000 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Tax Revenue

10,958.21

2017

10,043.95

2016

1,527.06

1990

10,958.21

2017

USD mn

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Teledensity: Fixed Line

11.92

2016

15.87

2015

0.23

1960

17.76

2011

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

124.03

2016

115.38

2015

0.00

1989

124.03

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

48,368.61

Mar 2018

48,003.81

Feb 2018

6,984.58

Dec 2002

48,368.61

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-30
Total Exports

923.8

May 2018

795.1

Apr 2018

55.9

Apr 1983

1,107.7

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Total Exports Growth

9.8

May 2018

0.0

Apr 2018

-50.3

Nov 1985

134.6

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Total Imports

1,857.0

May 2018

1,793.6

Apr 2018

91.0

Feb 1983

2,048.5

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Total Imports Growth

7.7

May 2018

11.8

Apr 2018

-52.3

Apr 2009

99.7

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Tourism Revenue

3,925

2017

3,518

2016

1

1967

3,925

2017

USD mn

yearly

1966 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Tourism Revenue Growth

11.6

2017

18.0

2016

-23.2

1996

114.7

1972

%

yearly

1967 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Trade Balance

-933.2

May 2018

-998.6

Apr 2018

-1,100.6

Nov 2011

110.1

Aug 2002

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Unemployment Rate

4.50

Mar 2018

4.00

Dec 2017

3.90

Dec 2012

5.10

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Visitor Arrivals

146,828

Jun 2018

129,466

May 2018

7,650

Jun 1987

244,536

Dec 2017

Person

monthly

Jan 1979 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-04
Visitor Arrivals Growth

19.0

Jun 2018

6.2

May 2018

-75.4

Aug 1983

227.7

Aug 1984

%

monthly

Jan 1980 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-04
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