Sri Lanka Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

1980 - 2021 | Yearly | % | International Monetary Fund

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Sri Lanka’s Consumer Price Index Growth is forecasted to be 4.665 % in Dec 2020 as reported by International Monetary Fund. It records a decrease from the last reported number of 4.303 % in Dec 2019. Looking ahead, Sri Lanka’s Consumer Price Index Growth is projected to stand at 4.650 % in Dec 2021. The data is updated yearly and is categorized in CEIC under World Trend Plus’s Country Forecast – Table IMF.WEO: Consumer Price Index: Average Consumer Price: YoY.

What is Sri Lanka's Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth in 2021?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

4.650

% 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021

4.665

% 2020 yearly 1980 - 2021

1.481

1985

26.145

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 28 Apr 2020

Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth by Country Comparison

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Country/Region Last Frequency Range
Afghanistan (%)

4.451

2021

yearly

2003 - 2021

Albania (%)

2.750

2021

yearly

1990 - 2021

Algeria (%)

3.700

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Angola (%)

22.282

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Antigua and Barbuda (%)

1.685

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Argentina (%)

53.548

2019

yearly

1998 - 2019

Armenia (%)

2.028

2021

yearly

1993 - 2021

Australia (%)

1.823

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Austria (%)

1.699

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Azerbaijan (%)

3.200

2021

yearly

1993 - 2021

Bahamas (%)

2.795

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Bahrain (%)

2.500

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Bangladesh (%)

5.555

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Barbados (%)

1.615

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Belarus (%)

5.593

2021

yearly

1993 - 2021

Belgium (%)

1.090

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Belize (%)

1.402

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Benin (%)

0.600

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Bhutan (%)

3.482

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Bolivia (%)

4.352

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Bosnia and Herzegovina (%)

1.373

2021

yearly

1997 - 2021

Botswana (%)

2.581

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Brazil (%)

3.305

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Brunei (%)

0.971

2021

yearly

1983 - 2021

Bulgaria (%)

1.948

2021

yearly

1981 - 2021

Burkina Faso (%)

2.100

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Burundi (%)

6.000

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Cambodia (%)

1.891

2021

yearly

1987 - 2021

Cameroon (%)

2.250

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Canada (%)

1.261

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Cape Verde (%)

1.400

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Central African Republic (%)

2.536

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Chad (%)

2.905

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Chile (%)

2.926

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

China (%)

2.551

2021

yearly

1981 - 2021

Colombia (%)

3.211

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Comoros (%)

2.100

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Congo, Republic of (%)

2.638

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Costa Rica (%)

2.252

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Croatia (%)

1.181

2021

yearly

1993 - 2021

Cyprus (%)

1.000

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Czech Republic (%)

2.000

2021

yearly

1996 - 2021

Congo, Democratic Republic of (%)

10.500

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Denmark (%)

1.200

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Djibouti (%)

2.757

2021

yearly

1992 - 2021

Dominica (%)

1.882

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Dominican Republic (%)

3.603

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Ecuador (%)

1.163

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Egypt (%)

8.230

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

El Salvador (%)

0.600

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Equatorial Guinea (%)

1.653

2021

yearly

1981 - 2021

Eritrea (%)

2.449

2021

yearly

1993 - 2021

Estonia (%)

2.000

2021

yearly

1994 - 2021

Eswatini (%)

4.488

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Ethiopia (%)

9.146

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Fiji (%)

1.500

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Finland (%)

1.676

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

France (%)

0.699

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Gabon (%)

3.000

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Gambia (%)

6.043

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Georgia (%)

3.693

2021

yearly

1997 - 2021

Germany (%)

1.183

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Ghana (%)

8.547

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Greece (%)

1.015

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Grenada (%)

1.216

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Guatemala (%)

1.781

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Guinea (%)

8.000

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Guinea-Bissau (%)

1.500

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Guyana (%)

3.005

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Haiti (%)

21.318

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Honduras (%)

2.978

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Hong Kong SAR, China (%)

2.500

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Hungary (%)

3.171

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Iceland (%)

2.500

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

India (%)

3.624

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Indonesia (%)

2.937

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Iran (%)

33.500

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Iraq (%)

1.000

2021

yearly

2005 - 2021

Ireland (%)

1.700

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Israel (%)

0.543

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Italy (%)

0.655

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Ivory Coast (%)

1.400

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Jamaica (%)

5.150

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Japan (%)

0.379

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Jordan (%)

1.600

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Kazakhstan (%)

6.766

2021

yearly

1993 - 2021

Kenya (%)

5.000

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Kiribati (%)

1.728

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

South Korea (%)

0.449

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Kosovo (%)

1.551

2021

yearly

2001 - 2021

Kuwait (%)

2.300

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Kyrgyzstan (%)

7.174

2021

yearly

1993 - 2021

Laos (%)

4.900

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Latvia (%)

3.023

2021

yearly

1993 - 2021

Lebanon (%)

17.002

2020

yearly

1980 - 2020

Lesotho (%)

3.600

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Liberia (%)

13.500

2021

yearly

2000 - 2021

Libya (%)

15.119

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Lithuania (%)

1.670

2021

yearly

1996 - 2021

Luxembourg (%)

1.478

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Macau SAR, China (%)

2.300

2021

yearly

2002 - 2021

North Macedonia (%)

0.833

2021

yearly

1993 - 2021

Madagascar (%)

6.500

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Malawi (%)

10.708

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Malaysia (%)

2.792

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Maldives (%)

1.475

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Mali (%)

1.500

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Malta (%)

1.933

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Marshall Islands (%)

2.245

2021

yearly

2004 - 2021

Mauritania (%)

4.500

2021

yearly

1991 - 2021

Mauritius (%)

6.967

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Mexico (%)

2.782

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Micronesia (%)

2.000

2021

yearly

1996 - 2021

Moldova (%)

2.255

2021

yearly

1993 - 2021

Mongolia (%)

6.500

2021

yearly

1991 - 2021

Montenegro (%)

0.880

2021

yearly

2000 - 2021

Morocco (%)

1.300

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Mozambique (%)

5.706

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Myanmar (%)

6.267

2021

yearly

1998 - 2021

Namibia (%)

3.163

2021

yearly

1991 - 2021

Nepal (%)

6.749

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Netherlands (%)

1.154

2021

yearly

1981 - 2021

New Zealand (%)

1.382

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Nicaragua (%)

3.956

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Niger (%)

1.700

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Nigeria (%)

12.370

2021

yearly

1996 - 2021

Norway (%)

2.200

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Oman (%)

3.400

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Pakistan (%)

7.997

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Palau (%)

1.500

2021

yearly

2001 - 2021

Panama (%)

0.498

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Papua New Guinea (%)

5.921

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Paraguay (%)

3.158

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Peru (%)

1.789

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Philippines (%)

2.882

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Poland (%)

2.580

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Portugal (%)

1.350

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Qatar (%)

2.412

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Romania (%)

1.455

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Russia (%)

2.988

2021

yearly

1993 - 2021

Rwanda (%)

5.400

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Saint Kitts and Nevis (%)

1.672

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Saint Lucia (%)

1.822

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (%)

1.628

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Samoa (%)

1.550

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

San Marino (%)

1.470

2021

yearly

2003 - 2021

Sao Tome and Principe (%)

6.962

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Saudi Arabia (%)

1.961

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Senegal (%)

1.921

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Serbia (%)

1.938

2021

yearly

1998 - 2021

Seychelles (%)

3.131

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Sierra Leone (%)

15.250

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Singapore (%)

0.512

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Slovakia (%)

1.446

2021

yearly

1994 - 2021

Slovenia (%)

1.408

2021

yearly

1993 - 2021

Solomon Islands (%)

2.996

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

South Africa (%)

3.163

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Spain (%)

0.654

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Sri Lanka (%)

4.650

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Sudan (%)

91.123

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Suriname (%)

22.748

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Sweden (%)

1.528

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Switzerland (%)

0.597

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Syria (%)

4.398

2010

yearly

1980 - 2010

Taiwan (%)

1.500

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Tajikistan (%)

6.926

2021

yearly

1993 - 2021

Tanzania (%)

4.262

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Thailand (%)

0.563

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Timor-Leste (%)

1.950

2021

yearly

2001 - 2021

Togo (%)

2.000

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Tonga (%)

1.183

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Trinidad and Tobago (%)

1.279

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Tunisia (%)

4.897

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Turkey (%)

12.000

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Turkmenistan (%)

6.000

2021

yearly

1993 - 2021

Tuvalu (%)

2.620

2021

yearly

2001 - 2021

Uganda (%)

4.848

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Ukraine (%)

7.181

2021

yearly

1993 - 2021

United Arab Emirates (%)

1.500

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

United Kingdom (%)

1.545

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

United States (%)

2.238

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Uruguay (%)

7.870

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Uzbekistan (%)

10.610

2021

yearly

1993 - 2021

Vanuatu (%)

1.773

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Venezuela (%)

15,000.000

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Vietnam (%)

3.900

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Yemen (%)

5.000

2021

yearly

1991 - 2021

Zambia (%)

12.050

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Zimbabwe (%)

3.700

2021

yearly

1981 - 2021

Sri Lanka Key Series

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All Indicators
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 Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn)

21,083.7

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

Real GDP Growth (%)

-1.6

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

Nominal GDP Growth (%)

1.917

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP per Capita (USD)

3,852.000

2019

yearly

1959 - 2019

GDP Deflator Growth (%)

3.6

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

14,654.497

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Private Consumption: % of GDP (%)

69.4

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

2,026.607

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Public Consumption: % of GDP (%)

9.6

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Investment: % of GDP (%)

28.9

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Gross Fixed Capital Formation (USD mn)

5,989.943

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Gross National Product (USD mn)

20,533.482

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

Gross Savings Rate (%)

21.0

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $)

17,956.257

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD)

5,318.716

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%)

4.188

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

GDP: Gross National Income (LKR mn)

3,745,533.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GDP: Taxes less Subsidies on Products (LKR mn)

229,322.533

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GDP: GCF: Gross Fixed Capital Formation (LKR mn)

1,083,828.633

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: Gross Value Added (LKR mn)

3,576,732.744

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: Goods & Services (LKR mn)

-304,457.063

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: GCF: Changes in Inventories (LKR mn)

8,313.756

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: Goods & Services: Exports (LKR mn)

868,220.977

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: Goods & Services: Imports (LKR mn)

1,172,678.040

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) at Market Price (LKR mn)

3,845,899.667

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GDP: Final Consumption Expenditure (FCE) (LKR mn)

3,018,302.342

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: Gross National Disposable Product (LKR mn)

15,614,582.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

Gross Domestic Product per Capita: at Current Price: USD (USD)

3,852.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

GDP: 2010p: Goods & Services: Exports (LKR mn)

485,267.565

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: Goods & Services: Imports (LKR mn)

777,349.943

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: Gross Value Added (LKR mn)

2,200,368.547

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: Taxes less Subsidies on Products (LKR mn)

92,220.829

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: 2010p: at Market Price (LKR mn)

2,292,589.376

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: Final Consumption Expenditure (FCE) (LKR mn)

1,902,214.531

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: FCE: Households (LKR mn)

1,734,752.398

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: FCE: Government (LKR mn)

167,462.133

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: Gross Capital Formation (GCF) (LKR mn)

1,127,697.665

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: GCF: Gross Fixed Capital Formation (LKR mn)

712,964.479

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GVA: Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing (LKR mn)

282,411.498

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GVA: Industry (LKR mn)

1,092,138.905

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GVA: Industry: Construction (LKR mn)

245,725.952

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GVA: Services: Information & Communication (LKR mn)

31,728.376

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GVA: Services: Financial & Insurance Activities (LKR mn)

203,860.129

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GVA: Services: Real Estate activities: incl Ownership of Dwelling (LKR mn)

239,690.559

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GVA: Services: Others: incl Own-Services (LKR mn)

393,431.152

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GVA: 2010p: Agriculture (LKR mn)

153,734.771

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GVA: 2010p: Industry (LKR mn)

679,127.035

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GVA: 2010p: Industry: Construction (LKR mn)

148,966.365

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GVA: 2010p: Serv: Information & Communication (LKR mn)

19,180.395

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GVA: 2010p: Serv: Financial & Insurance Activities (LKR mn)

172,881.305

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GVA: 2010p: Serv: Real Estate Activities: incl Ownership of Dwelling (LKR mn)

151,068.338

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GVA: 2010p: Serv: Others: incl Own-Services (LKR mn)

248,905.023

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: Implicit Price Deflator (2010=100)

139.500

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Production Last Frequency Range
Industrial Production Index Growth (%)

-1.5

Dec 2017

monthly

Jan 2010 - Dec 2017

Minerals Production (Metric Ton)

257,864.000

2017

yearly

2009 - 2017

Capacity Utilization Rate (%)

81.000

2019

yearly

1987 - 2019

Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%)

-6.8

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn)

-5,692.475

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Tax Revenue (USD mn)

9,715.872

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%)

11.4

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2019

National Government Debt (USD mn)

75,485.700

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

Government Debt: % of GDP (%)

86.8

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Forecast: Government Expenditure (LKR bn)

4,711.848

2024

yearly

1990 - 2024

Forecast: Government Net Debt (LKR bn)

17,672.272

2024

yearly

1990 - 2024

Forecast: Government Revenue (LKR bn)

3,803.114

2024

yearly

1990 - 2024

Overall Fiscal Surplus/Deficit (LKR mn)

-335,759.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

Government Revenue & Grants​: Revenue (LKR mn)

405,274.400

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

Government Expenditure & Lending Minus Repayments (LR) (LKR mn)

742,992.400

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

Government Expenditure & LR: Recurrent (LKR mn)

647,955.900

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

Government Expenditure & LR: Capital & Net Lending (LKR mn)

95,036.500

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

Demographic and Labour Market Last Frequency Range
Population (Person mn)

21.8

2019

yearly

1948 - 2019

Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

51.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2020

Employed Persons (Person)

8,020,446.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2020

Unemployment Rate (%)

5.70

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2020

Labour Productivity Growth (%)

0.39

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2013 - Mar 2020

Forecast: Population (Person mn)

23.209

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Employment (Person mn)

0.000

yearly

-

Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%)

5.000

2021

yearly

1990 - 2021

Population: Mid Year (Person th)

21,803.000

2019

yearly

1948 - 2019

Average Daily Wage: Rubber Planting (LKR)

1,314.000

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1984 - Feb 2020

Average Daily Wage: Coconut Plucking (LKR)

1,620.000

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1984 - Feb 2020

Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit)

9,545

2019

yearly

2005 - 2019

Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%)

-27.0

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit)

1,445.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit)

8,100.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Household Expenditure per Capita (USD)

1,224.392

2016

yearly

1981 - 2016

Household Income per Capita (USD)

1,385.427

2016

yearly

1981 - 2016

HIES: Household Income per Month: Per Capita (LKR)

16,377.000

2016

yearly

1981 - 2016

HIES: Household Income per Month (LKR)

62,237.000

2016

yearly

1981 - 2016

HIES: Household Expenditure per Month: Per Capita (LKR)

14,473.000

2016

yearly

2007 - 2016

HIES: Household Expenditure per Month (LKR)

54,999.000

2016

yearly

1981 - 2016

Inflation Last Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%)

6.3

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1960 - Jun 2020

Core CPI Change (%)

4.436

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2015 - Jun 2020

CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

13.561

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jun 2020

Producer Price Index Growth (%)

4.0

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2015 - May 2020

Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%)

4.650

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Wholesale Price Index: All Items (1974=100)

6,425.629

Jun 2020

monthly

Mar 1982 - Jun 2020

Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Trade Balance (USD mn)

-407.1

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Total Exports (USD mn)

586.7

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Total Exports Growth (%)

-39.0

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - May 2020

Aluminum: Exports (USD th)

6,332.696

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%)

5.705

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Exports: Medicament (USD th)

5,341.074

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

2,924.130

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Total Imports (USD mn)

993.8

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Total Imports Growth (%)

-44.3

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - May 2020

Imports: Medicament (USD th)

396,896.551

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

81,307.524

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Imports cif (LKR mn)

186,704.523

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Exports fob (LKR mn)

110,217.915

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Balance of Trade (LKR mn)

-76,486.608

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Exports: Agricultural: Tea (LKR mn)

20,344.034

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Exports: Agricultural: Rubber (LKR mn)

340.128

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Exports: Agricultural: Coconut (LKR mn)

5,232.937

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 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)

58,406.302

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2020

Imports: Intermediate Goods (LKR mn)

110,056.659

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2020

Imports: Intermediate Goods: Fuel (LKR mn)

23,521.202

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2020

Imports: Intermediate Goods: Textiles & Textile Articles (LKR mn)

28,356.637

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2020

Imports: Investment Goods (LKR mn)

48,192.872

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 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)

89.015

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - May 2020

Import Volume Index (IVoI): 2010=100 (2010=100)

101.005

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - May 2020

Terms of Trade Index: 2010=100 (2010=100)

104.400

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - May 2020

Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn)

-221.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Mar 2020

Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%)

-1.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn)

153.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Mar 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%)

0.7

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn)

-338.731

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn)

-28.127

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

-366.857

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%)

-0.429

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

External Debt (USD mn)

55,916.0

Dec 2019

quarterly

Dec 2012 - Dec 2019

External Debt: % of GDP (%)

67.6

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

External Debt: Short Term (USD mn)

8,249.9

Dec 2019

quarterly

Dec 2012 - Dec 2019

Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn)

8.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%)

10.0

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn)

-2.613

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Net International Investment Position (USD mn)

-44,984.617

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Debit (USD mn)

4,502.700

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: FA: Assets: Reserve Assets (RA) (USD mn)

-558.108

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn)

7.140

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Credit (USD mn)

2,649.662

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn)

8.672

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current & Capital Account (USD mn)

-220.035

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: Capital Account (CP) (USD mn)

-0.160

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

BoP: FA: Assets (USD mn)

-156.454

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: FA: Assets: Direct Investment (DI) (USD mn)

8.511

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: FA: Assets: Portfolio Investment (PO) (USD mn)

0.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: Secondary Income: Credit (USD mn)

1,600.386

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: FA: Assets: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn)

393.144

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current & CA: Credit (USD mn)

6,309.055

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn)

-2,384.997

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

BoP: Secondary Income: Debit (USD mn)

210.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: Secondary Income (USD mn)

1,390.386

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current Account: Credit (USD mn)

6,639.649

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

BoP: FA: Liabilities: Direct Investment (DI) (USD mn)

153.043

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: FA: Liabilities (USD mn)

437.067

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn)

619.710

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Debit (USD mn)

1,189.080

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Credit (USD mn)

1,986.476

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn)

797.396

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: FA: Liabilities: Portfolio Investment (PO) (USD mn)

-366.857

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current & CA: Debit (USD mn)

6,529.090

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: FA: Liabilities: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn)

650.881

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current Account (CA) (USD mn)

-221.108

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current Account: Debit (USD mn)

7,521.524

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

BoP: CA: Primary Income (PI) (USD mn)

-555.851

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn)

63.859

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 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

Debt Service Payments: USD (USD mn)

5,773.000

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

Debt Service Payments: USD: Interest Payments (USD mn)

1,653.000

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

No of Registered Enterprises (Unit)

5,489.000

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

Monetary Last Frequency Range
Money Supply M1 (USD mn)

5,390.312

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2020

Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

40,910.742

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2020

M2 Growth (%)

14.2

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jun 2020

Non Performing Loans Ratio (%)

3.4

2018

yearly

1998 - 2018

Household Debt: % of GDP (%)

9.4

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

Reserve Requirement Ratio (%)

2.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Mar 1997 - Jul 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

6,241.1

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 1956 - Jun 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%)

8.470

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Mar 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

6.1

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Gold Reserves (USD mn)

383.602

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 1977 - Jun 2020

Total Deposits (USD mn)

50,347.468

Feb 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Feb 2020

Total Deposits Growth (%)

8.476

Dec 2019

monthly

Dec 2003 - Dec 2019

Domestic Credit (USD mn)

55,668.9

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jun 2020

Domestic Credit Growth (%)

15.0

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jun 2020

Household Debt (USD mn)

7,839.4

Dec 2019

quarterly

Jun 2010 - Dec 2019

Total Loans (USD mn)

32,624.043

Apr 2020

monthly

Dec 1983 - Apr 2020

Total Loans Growth (%)

10.796

Apr 2020

monthly

Dec 1984 - Apr 2020

Monetary Survey: DBU: Money Supply M1 (LKR mn)

1,001,900.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2020

Monetary Survey: DBU: Money Supply M2 (LKR mn)

7,604,100.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2020

Monetary Survey: Net Domestic Assets: Domestic Credit (LKR mn)

10,347,200.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jun 2020

Commercial Banks: Loans: Total (LKR mn)

6,009,406.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Sep 1990 - Dec 2019

Commercial Banks: Loans: Personal Loans & Advances (LA) (LKR mn)

1,418,468.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Jun 2010 - Dec 2019

Banking Statistics Last Frequency Range
Liquid Assets Ratio (%)

25.7

2018

yearly

2006 - 2018

Capital Adequacy Ratio (%)

16.6

2019

yearly

1998 - 2019

Central Bank: Total Asset or Liabilities (LKR mn)

1,997,216.000

Feb 2020

monthly

Dec 1983 - Feb 2020

Commercial Banks: Total Asset or Liabilities (LKR mn)

10,007,570.000

Feb 2020

monthly

Dec 1983 - Feb 2020

Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate (% pa)

7.470

Jul 2020

monthly

Jun 1989 - Jul 2020

Exchange Rate against USD (LKR/USD)

185.738

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2020

Policy Rate (% pa)

4.50

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jul 2020

Short Term Interest Rate (% pa)

6.96

Jun 2020

monthly

Jul 2000 - Jun 2020

Long Term Interest Rate (% pa)

10.68

Oct 2019

monthly

Jan 2012 - Oct 2019

Real Effective Exchange Rate (2005=100)

130.4

Mar 2019

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2019

Short Term Government Bond Yield (% pa)

9.790

Jun 2019

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2019

Saving Deposits Rate: Commercial Bank: Middle (% pa)

3.850

Apr 2020

monthly

Dec 1983 - Apr 2020

Spot FX Rate: Com Banks: Sri Lanka Rupee to Euro (LKR/EUR)

220.714

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jul 2020

Energy Last Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh)

1,014

Apr 2020

monthly

Aug 1998 - Apr 2020

Tourism Last Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

0

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1979 - Jun 2020

Visitor Arrivals Growth (%)

-100.0

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Jun 2020

Tourism Revenue (USD mn)

3,607

2019

yearly

1966 - 2019

Tourism Revenue Growth (%)

-17.7

2019

yearly

1967 - 2019

Visitor Arrivals: East Asia: China (Person)

0.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - May 2020

Visitor Arrivals: South Asia: India (Person)

0.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - May 2020

Visitor Arrivals: Western Europe: UK (Person)

0.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - May 2020

Visitor Arrivals: Western Europe: Germany (Person)

0.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - May 2020

Resident Departures (Person)

1,475,929.000

2018

yearly

1972 - 2018

Tourism Receipts: USD (USD mn)

272.30

Jun 2018

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jun 2018

Tourism Receipts (LKR mn)

712,027.000

2018

yearly

1966 - 2018

Average Length of Stay: Annual: Total (Night)

10.800

2018

yearly

1967 - 2018

Number of Hotels: Annual (Unit)

474.000

2019

yearly

1986 - 2019

Number of Hotel Rooms: Annual: Total (Unit)

24,831.000

2019

yearly

1966 - 2019

Hotel Room Occupancy Rate (%)

72.770

2018

yearly

2011 - 2018

Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence: Net Balance (% Point)

34.6

Jun 2020

monthly

May 2015 - Jun 2020

Business Confidence Growth (% Point)

26.8

Jun 2020

monthly

May 2016 - Jun 2020

Financial Market Last Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (1985=100)

5,124.3

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Jul 2020

Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

19.0

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

P/E ratio (NA)

9.580

04 Aug 2020

daily

17 Aug 1998 - 04 Aug 2020

CSE: Turnover Value: All Shares (LKR mn)

29,071.927

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Jun 2020

CSE: Turnover: Volume: Total (Share mn)

1,126.640

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Jul 2020

CSE: Market Capitalization: Equities (LKR bn)

2,411.666

Jul 2020

monthly

Jul 1991 - Jul 2020

CSE: Number of Listed Companies (Unit)

287.000

Jul 2020

monthly

Aug 1989 - Jul 2020

CSE: Dividend Yield: All Shares (% pa)

3.570

Jul 2020

monthly

Aug 1989 - Jul 2020

CSE: PE Ratio: All Shares (Unit)

9.500

Jul 2020

monthly

Aug 1989 - Jul 2020

CSE: PB Ratio: All Shares (Unit)

0.950

Jul 2020

monthly

Sep 1991 - Jul 2020

CSE: Capital Raised: New Listing (LKR mn)

1,953.300

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

CSE: Capital Raised: Debt Market: Amount (LKR mn)

55,917.600

2018

yearly

1997 - 2018

Transport and Telecommunications Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicle Registered (Unit th)

1,469.821

2015

yearly

2005 - 2015

Container Port Throughput (TEU)

7,000,000.000

2018

yearly

2008 - 2018

Liner Shipping Connectivity Index (2004=100)

72.460

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit)

2,473,875.000

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person)

30,282,984.000

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number)

11.653

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Teledensity: Mobile (Number)

142.651

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Exports: ICT Goods (USD th)

65,608.530

2017

yearly

2000 - 2017

Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

20,920.331

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Exports: Television (USD th)

2,261.841

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Imports: ICT Goods (USD th)

1,009,107.100

2017

yearly

2000 - 2017

Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

453,731.599

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Imports: Television (USD th)

107,452.862

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Motor Vehicle New Registration (Unit)

17,408.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - May 2020

Motor Vehicle New Registration: Goods Transport (Unit)

884.00

Dec 2017

monthly

Dec 2015 - Dec 2017

Airlines: Passengers Carried: Departures (Person)

5,387,742.000

2018

yearly

2001 - 2018

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