Sri Lanka Forecast: Current Account Balance

1980 - 2024 | Yearly | USD bn | International Monetary Fund

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Sri Lanka’s Current Account Balance is forecasted to be -2.594 USD bn in Dec 2020 as reported by International Monetary Fund. It records a decrease from the last reported number of -2.282 USD bn in Dec 2019. Looking ahead, Sri Lanka’s Current Account Balance is projected to stand at -2.613 USD bn in Dec 2024. The data is updated yearly and is categorized in CEIC under World Trend Plus’s Country Forecast – Table IMF.WEO: BPM6: Current Account: USD.

What is Sri Lanka's Forecast: Current Account Balance in 2024?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

-2.613

USD bn 2024 yearly 1980 - 2024

-2.470

USD bn 2023 yearly 1980 - 2024

-4.615

2011

-0.054

1984

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 28 Apr 2020

Forecast: Current Account Balance by Country Comparison

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Asia and Oceania
Europe and Central Asia
Middle East and Africa
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Country/Region Last Previous Frequency Range
Afghanistan (USD bn)

-0.401

2024

-0.312

2023

yearly

2002 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Albania (USD bn)

-1.401

2024

-1.319

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Algeria (USD bn)

-12.379

2024

-16.369

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Angola (USD bn)

-0.982

2024

-0.644

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Antigua and Barbuda (USD bn)

-0.099

2024

-0.099

2023

yearly

2014 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Argentina (USD bn)

-9.324

2024

-5.041

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Armenia (USD bn)

-1.053

2024

-1.021

2023

yearly

1992 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Australia (USD bn)

-32.099

2024

-26.441

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Austria (USD bn)

10.247

2024

9.974

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Azerbaijan (USD bn)

4.325

2024

3.834

2023

yearly

1992 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Bahamas (USD bn)

-0.815

2024

-0.935

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Bahrain (USD bn)

-1.912

2024

-1.788

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Bangladesh (USD bn)

-9.781

2024

-9.062

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Barbados (USD bn)

-0.159

2024

-0.164

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Belarus (USD bn)

-1.887

2024

-1.911

2023

yearly

1992 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Belgium (USD bn)

-7.989

2024

-7.577

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Belize (USD bn)

-0.111

2024

-0.120

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Benin (USD bn)

-1.120

2024

-1.044

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Bhutan (USD bn)

0.264

2024

-0.186

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Bolivia (USD bn)

-1.842

2024

-1.884

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD bn)

-1.240

2024

-1.185

2023

yearly

1998 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Botswana (USD bn)

0.685

2024

0.559

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Brazil (USD bn)

-37.562

2024

-31.724

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Brunei (USD bn)

2.831

2024

2.452

2023

yearly

1981 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Bulgaria (USD bn)

0.290

2024

-0.315

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Burkina Faso (USD bn)

-0.821

2024

-0.722

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Burundi (USD bn)

-0.409

2024

-0.415

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Cambodia (USD bn)

-3.514

2024

-3.747

2023

yearly

1992 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Cameroon (USD bn)

-1.714

2024

-1.600

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Canada (USD bn)

-36.361

2024

-34.218

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Cape Verde (USD bn)

-0.103

2024

-0.096

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Central African Republic (USD bn)

-0.173

2024

-0.161

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Chad (USD bn)

-0.964

2024

-0.921

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Chile (USD bn)

-6.716

2024

-7.154

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
China (USD bn)

82.670

2024

92.380

2023

yearly

1997 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Colombia (USD bn)

-15.970

2024

-14.594

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Comoros (USD bn)

-0.071

2024

-0.065

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Congo, Republic of (USD bn)

-0.241

2024

-0.281

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Costa Rica (USD bn)

-2.622

2024

-2.289

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Croatia (USD bn)

-0.023

2024

-0.003

2023

yearly

1992 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Cyprus (USD bn)

-1.582

2024

-1.654

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Czech Republic (USD bn)

-2.099

2024

-1.761

2023

yearly

1995 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Congo, Democratic Republic of (USD bn)

-2.887

2024

-2.669

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Denmark (USD bn)

19.749

2024

19.303

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Djibouti (USD bn)

0.121

2024

0.099

2023

yearly

1991 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Dominica (USD bn)

-0.073

2024

-0.077

2023

yearly

2014 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Dominican Republic (USD bn)

-3.173

2024

-2.831

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Ecuador (USD bn)

2.151

2024

1.945

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Egypt (USD bn)

-11.144

2024

-8.498

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
El Salvador (USD bn)

-1.745

2024

-1.571

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Equatorial Guinea (USD bn)

-0.627

2024

-0.687

2023

yearly

1987 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Eritrea (USD bn)

0.085

2024

0.142

2023

yearly

1993 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Estonia (USD bn)

-0.321

2024

-0.228

2023

yearly

1993 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Eswatini (USD bn)

0.237

2024

0.205

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Ethiopia (USD bn)

-5.690

2024

-5.480

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Fiji (USD bn)

-0.404

2024

-0.380

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Finland (USD bn)

1.253

2024

0.071

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
France (USD bn)

-14.151

2024

-12.591

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Gabon (USD bn)

0.901

2024

0.869

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Gambia (USD bn)

-0.282

2024

-0.280

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Georgia (USD bn)

-1.256

2024

-1.190

2023

yearly

1995 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Germany (USD bn)

270.314

2024

261.678

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Ghana (USD bn)

-1.815

2024

-1.871

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Greece (USD bn)

-11.591

2024

-10.762

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Grenada (USD bn)

-0.141

2024

-0.138

2023

yearly

2014 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Guatemala (USD bn)

-1.176

2024

-0.778

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Guinea (USD bn)

-1.978

2024

-1.991

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Guinea-Bissau (USD bn)

-0.045

2024

-0.047

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Guyana (USD bn)

0.265

2024

-0.103

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Haiti (USD bn)

-0.267

2024

-0.251

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Honduras (USD bn)

-1.179

2024

-1.113

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD bn)

18.782

2024

18.382

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Hungary (USD bn)

-0.032

2024

-0.389

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Iceland (USD bn)

0.083

2024

0.144

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
India (USD bn)

-116.210

2024

-102.639

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Indonesia (USD bn)

-39.636

2024

-38.870

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Iran (USD bn)

-20.502

2024

-16.976

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Iraq (USD bn)

-20.624

2024

-17.745

2023

yearly

2001 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Ireland (USD bn)

28.236

2024

31.469

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Israel (USD bn)

12.926

2024

12.282

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Italy (USD bn)

46.408

2024

49.531

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Ivory Coast (USD bn)

-2.115

2024

-2.022

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Jamaica (USD bn)

-0.607

2024

-0.569

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Japan (USD bn)

228.629

2024

213.221

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Jordan (USD bn)

-3.445

2024

-3.284

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Kazakhstan (USD bn)

-2.334

2024

-2.434

2023

yearly

1992 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Kenya (USD bn)

-7.394

2024

-6.688

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Kiribati (USD bn)

-0.010

2024

-0.005

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
South Korea (USD bn)

58.114

2024

54.991

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Kosovo (USD bn)

-0.784

2024

-0.690

2023

yearly

2000 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Kuwait (USD bn)

5.274

2024

6.035

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Kyrgyzstan (USD bn)

-1.019

2024

-0.922

2023

yearly

1992 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Laos (USD bn)

-3.234

2024

-2.975

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Latvia (USD bn)

-1.566

2024

-1.283

2023

yearly

1992 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Lebanon (USD bn)

-16.889

2024

-16.654

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Lesotho (USD bn)

-0.193

2024

-0.328

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Liberia (USD bn)

-0.548

2024

-0.525

2023

yearly

2000 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Libya (USD bn)

-3.053

2024

-3.520

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Lithuania (USD bn)

-0.524

2024

-0.234

2023

yearly

1993 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Luxembourg (USD bn)

3.959

2024

3.790

2023

yearly

1995 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Macau SAR, China (USD bn)

18.281

2024

18.500

2023

yearly

2002 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
North Macedonia (USD bn)

-0.345

2024

-0.301

2023

yearly

1992 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Madagascar (USD bn)

-0.753

2024

-0.643

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Malawi (USD bn)

-1.070

2024

-1.091

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Malaysia (USD bn)

4.689

2024

6.069

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Maldives (USD bn)

-0.745

2024

-0.792

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Mali (USD bn)

-1.670

2024

-1.554

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Malta (USD bn)

1.237

2024

1.187

2023

yearly

1995 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Marshall Islands (USD bn)

-0.001

2024

0.004

2023

yearly

1995 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Mauritania (USD bn)

-0.574

2024

-0.417

2023

yearly

1990 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Mauritius (USD bn)

-0.939

2024

-0.923

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Mexico (USD bn)

-32.148

2024

-28.818

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Micronesia (USD bn)

-0.018

2024

0.009

2023

yearly

1995 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Moldova (USD bn)

-1.049

2024

-1.066

2023

yearly

1992 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Mongolia (USD bn)

-1.691

2024

-1.594

2023

yearly

1991 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Montenegro (USD bn)

-0.673

2024

-0.727

2023

yearly

2001 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Morocco (USD bn)

-4.519

2024

-4.267

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Mozambique (USD bn)

-9.526

2024

-13.116

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Myanmar (USD bn)

-4.692

2024

-4.425

2023

yearly

1999 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Namibia (USD bn)

-0.831

2024

-0.741

2023

yearly

1990 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Nepal (USD bn)

-2.389

2024

-2.603

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Netherlands (USD bn)

93.670

2024

91.844

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
New Zealand (USD bn)

-11.628

2024

-10.948

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Nicaragua (USD bn)

-0.132

2024

0.009

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Niger (USD bn)

-1.839

2024

-1.842

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Nigeria (USD bn)

-1.395

2024

-1.586

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Norway (USD bn)

27.670

2024

27.963

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Oman (USD bn)

-8.215

2024

-7.554

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Pakistan (USD bn)

-13.096

2019

-19.897

2018

yearly

1980 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-09
Palau (USD bn)

-0.070

2024

-0.069

2023

yearly

2000 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Panama (USD bn)

-5.413

2024

-4.925

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Papua New Guinea (USD bn)

6.016

2024

5.968

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Paraguay (USD bn)

1.022

2024

1.034

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Peru (USD bn)

-5.368

2024

-5.048

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Philippines (USD bn)

-10.648

2024

-9.887

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Poland (USD bn)

-16.295

2024

-14.366

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Portugal (USD bn)

-4.391

2024

-3.593

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Qatar (USD bn)

7.573

2024

5.570

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Romania (USD bn)

-15.148

2024

-14.574

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Russia (USD bn)

62.343

2024

60.033

2023

yearly

1992 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Rwanda (USD bn)

-1.272

2024

-1.169

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Saint Kitts and Nevis (USD bn)

-0.172

2024

-0.189

2023

yearly

2014 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Saint Lucia (USD bn)

0.019

2024

0.006

2023

yearly

2014 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (USD bn)

-0.095

2024

-0.092

2023

yearly

2014 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Samoa (USD bn)

-0.013

2024

-0.009

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
San Marino (USD bn)

0.004

2024

0.002

2023

yearly

2017 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Sao Tome and Principe (USD bn)

-0.041

2024

-0.041

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Saudi Arabia (USD bn)

-16.065

2024

-13.246

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Senegal (USD bn)

-1.307

2024

-1.388

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Serbia (USD bn)

-3.110

2024

-2.962

2023

yearly

1998 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Seychelles (USD bn)

-0.350

2024

-0.344

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Sierra Leone (USD bn)

-0.440

2024

-0.439

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Singapore (USD bn)

66.027

2024

64.100

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Slovakia (USD bn)

0.073

2024

-0.685

2023

yearly

1993 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Slovenia (USD bn)

0.989

2024

1.376

2023

yearly

1992 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Solomon Islands (USD bn)

-0.137

2024

-0.166

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
South Africa (USD bn)

-20.548

2024

-17.682

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Spain (USD bn)

17.592

2024

16.772

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Sri Lanka (USD bn)

-2.613

2024

-2.470

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Sudan (USD bn)

-3.885

2024

-3.813

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Suriname (USD bn)

-0.137

2024

-0.142

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Sweden (USD bn)

16.370

2024

15.921

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Switzerland (USD bn)

87.091

2024

83.554

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Syria (USD bn)

-1.707

2010

-1.584

2009

yearly

1980 - 2010

Updated on 2020-04-22
Taiwan (USD bn)

59.948

2024

62.176

2023

yearly

1984 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Tajikistan (USD bn)

-0.599

2024

-0.560

2023

yearly

1992 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Tanzania (USD bn)

-2.424

2024

-2.615

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Thailand (USD bn)

25.630

2024

25.691

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Timor-Leste (USD bn)

-0.331

2024

-0.208

2023

yearly

2000 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Togo (USD bn)

-0.376

2024

-0.360

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Tonga (USD bn)

-0.072

2024

-0.073

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Trinidad and Tobago (USD bn)

0.645

2024

0.423

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Tunisia (USD bn)

-2.564

2024

-2.606

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Turkey (USD bn)

-21.378

2024

-20.006

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Turkmenistan (USD bn)

-6.067

2024

-5.345

2023

yearly

1992 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Tuvalu (USD bn)

0.001

2024

-0.003

2023

yearly

2001 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Uganda (USD bn)

-0.792

2024

-2.238

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Ukraine (USD bn)

-6.651

2024

-7.018

2023

yearly

1992 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
United Arab Emirates (USD bn)

25.085

2024

23.630

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
United Kingdom (USD bn)

-115.444

2024

-110.861

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
United States (USD bn)

-586.545

2024

-590.234

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Uruguay (USD bn)

-1.358

2024

-0.816

2023

yearly

2012 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Uzbekistan (USD bn)

-4.745

2024

-4.410

2023

yearly

1992 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Vanuatu (USD bn)

-0.046

2024

-0.048

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Venezuela (USD bn)

2.075

2021

0.915

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-09
Vietnam (USD bn)

3.950

2024

4.305

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Yemen (USD bn)

-0.233

2024

0.449

2023

yearly

1990 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Zambia (USD bn)

-0.489

2024

-0.560

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Zimbabwe (USD bn)

-0.456

2024

-0.446

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28

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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
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
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
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: 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: 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: 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
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
Industrial Production Index Growth (%)

-1.5

Dec 2017

1.7

Nov 2017

monthly

Jan 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2019-06-03
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
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn)

-5,692.475

2019

-4,681.354

2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Tax Revenue (USD mn)

9,715.872

2019

10,536.656

2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%)

11.4

Dec 2019

12.8

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
National Government Debt (USD mn)

75,485.700

Mar 2020

72,020.793

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
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)

-335,759.000

Mar 2020

-256,452.686

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Government Revenue & Grants​: Revenue (LKR mn)

405,274.400

Mar 2020

477,286.089

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Government Expenditure & Lending Minus Repayments (LR) (LKR mn)

742,992.400

Mar 2020

740,011.970

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Government Expenditure & LR: Recurrent (LKR mn)

647,955.900

Mar 2020

571,295.370

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Government Expenditure & LR: Capital & Net Lending (LKR mn)

95,036.500

Mar 2020

168,716.600

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
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 (%)

51.0

Mar 2020

51.9

Dec 2019

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Employed Persons (Person)

8,020,446.000

Mar 2020

8,181,442.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-17
Unemployment Rate (%)

5.70

Mar 2020

4.50

Dec 2019

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
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: Employment (Person mn)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-09
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)

1,314.000

Feb 2020

1,329.000

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 1984 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-07-22
Average Daily Wage: Coconut Plucking (LKR)

1,620.000

Feb 2020

1,577.000

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 1984 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-07-22
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 (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 (%)

6.3

Jun 2020

5.2

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1960 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-07-24
Core CPI Change (%)

4.436

Jun 2020

3.684

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2015 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-07-21
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

13.561

Jun 2020

11.111

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-07-21
Producer Price Index Growth (%)

4.0

May 2020

4.1

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2015 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-15
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)

6,425.629

Jun 2020

6,387.465

May 2020

monthly

Mar 1982 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-07-31
Foreign Trade Last Previous Frequency Range
Trade Balance (USD mn)

-407.1

May 2020

-840.3

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-10
Total Exports (USD mn)

586.7

May 2020

282.3

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-10
Total Exports Growth (%)

-39.0

May 2020

-64.6

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-10
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)

993.8

May 2020

1,122.6

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-10
Total Imports Growth (%)

-44.3

May 2020

-29.6

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-10
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
Imports cif (LKR mn)

186,704.523

May 2020

216,759.014

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-21
Exports fob (LKR mn)

110,217.915

May 2020

54,510.006

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-21
Balance of Trade (LKR mn)

-76,486.608

May 2020

-162,249.009

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-21
Exports: Agricultural: Tea (LKR mn)

20,344.034

May 2020

15,132.888

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-21
Exports: Agricultural: Rubber (LKR mn)

340.128

May 2020

303.545

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-21
Exports: Agricultural: Coconut (LKR mn)

5,232.937

May 2020

2,758.313

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-21
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)

58,406.302

Apr 2020

49,427.448

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-07-10
Imports: Intermediate Goods (LKR mn)

110,056.659

Apr 2020

129,486.092

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-07-10
Imports: Intermediate Goods: Fuel (LKR mn)

23,521.202

Apr 2020

43,980.215

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-07-10
Imports: Intermediate Goods: Textiles & Textile Articles (LKR mn)

28,356.637

Apr 2020

25,769.687

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-07-10
Imports: Investment Goods (LKR mn)

48,192.872

Apr 2020

43,817.243

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-07-10
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)

89.015

May 2020

54.398

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-21
Import Volume Index (IVoI): 2010=100 (2010=100)

101.005

May 2020

126.757

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-21
Terms of Trade Index: 2010=100 (2010=100)

104.400

May 2020

91.128

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-21
Balance of Payments Last Previous Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn)

-221.1

Mar 2020

-881.9

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%)

-4.178

Dec 2019

-2.675

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2019

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

153.0

Mar 2020

235.1

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
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: Debt Securities (USD mn)

-338.731

Mar 2020

-42.240

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn)

-28.127

Mar 2020

-48.223

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

-366.857

Mar 2020

-90.462

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%)

-0.429

Dec 2019

-1.959

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
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
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn)

8.5

Mar 2020

19.3

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%)

10.0

2019

10.2

2018

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
Net International Investment Position (USD mn)

-44,984.617

Mar 2020

-52,266.212

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
BoP: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn)

8.672

Mar 2020

6.980

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
BoP: Current & CA: Credit (USD mn)

6,309.055

Mar 2020

6,646.629

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
BoP: Current & Capital Account (USD mn)

-220.035

Mar 2020

-882.036

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn)

650.881

Mar 2020

361.716

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Debit (USD mn)

4,502.700

Mar 2020

5,341.005

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
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: FA: Assets (USD mn)

-156.454

Mar 2020

-159.667

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
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: FA: Assets: Portfolio Investment (PO) (USD mn)

0.000

Mar 2020

0.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
BoP: Secondary Income: Credit (USD mn)

1,600.386

Mar 2020

1,787.534

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
BoP: FA: Assets: Direct Investment (DI) (USD mn)

8.511

Mar 2020

19.341

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
BoP: Secondary Income: Debit (USD mn)

210.000

Mar 2020

250.500

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
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: Secondary Income (USD mn)

1,390.386

Mar 2020

1,537.034

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Credit (USD mn)

2,649.662

Mar 2020

2,956.008

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
BoP: CA: Primary Income (PI) (USD mn)

-555.851

Mar 2020

-737.411

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Debit (USD mn)

1,189.080

Mar 2020

1,136.670

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Credit (USD mn)

1,986.476

Mar 2020

1,840.168

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
BoP: FA: Liabilities (USD mn)

437.067

Mar 2020

506.368

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
BoP: FA: Assets: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn)

393.144

Mar 2020

33.624

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Portfolio Investment (PO) (USD mn)

-366.857

Mar 2020

-90.462

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn)

797.396

Mar 2020

703.498

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Direct Investment (DI) (USD mn)

153.043

Mar 2020

235.114

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
BoP: Current & CA: Debit (USD mn)

6,529.090

Mar 2020

7,528.664

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
BoP: FA: Assets: Reserve Assets (RA) (USD mn)

-558.108

Mar 2020

-212.632

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
BoP: Current Account (CA) (USD mn)

-221.108

Mar 2020

-881.876

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
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: 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: Credit (USD mn)

63.859

Mar 2020

55.938

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn)

619.710

Mar 2020

793.349

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
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
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)

5,390.312

Jun 2020

5,288.282

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-07-24
Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

40,910.742

Jun 2020

40,117.912

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-07-24
M2 Growth (%)

14.2

Jun 2020

13.6

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-07-24
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
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%)

2.0

Jul 2020

2.0

Jun 2020

monthly

Mar 1997 - Jul 2020

Updated on 2020-07-31
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

6,241.1

Jun 2020

6,057.9

May 2020

monthly

Dec 1956 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-07-31
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)

6.1

May 2020

6.0

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-10
Gold Reserves (USD mn)

383.602

Jun 2020

372.683

May 2020

monthly

Dec 1977 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-07-31
Total Deposits (USD mn)

50,347.468

Feb 2020

49,830.495

Jan 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-07-22
Total Deposits Growth (%)

8.476

Dec 2019

8.272

Nov 2019

monthly

Dec 2003 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-07-07
Domestic Credit (USD mn)

55,668.9

Jun 2020

54,754.4

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-07-24
Domestic Credit Growth (%)

15.0

Jun 2020

15.9

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-07-24
Household Debt (USD mn)

7,839.4

Dec 2019

7,694.6

Sep 2019

quarterly

Jun 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-10
Total Loans (USD mn)

32,624.043

Apr 2020

33,642.049

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 1983 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Total Loans Growth (%)

10.796

Apr 2020

8.047

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 1984 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Monetary Survey: DBU: Money Supply M1 (LKR mn)

1,001,900.000

Jun 2020

991,777.630

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-07-24
Monetary Survey: DBU: Money Supply M2 (LKR mn)

7,604,100.000

Jun 2020

7,523,813.560

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-07-24
Monetary Survey: Net Domestic Assets: Domestic Credit (LKR mn)

10,347,200.000

Jun 2020

10,268,770.300

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-07-24
Commercial Banks: Loans: Total (LKR mn)

6,009,406.000

Dec 2019

5,869,869.000

Sep 2019

quarterly

Sep 1990 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-10
Commercial Banks: Loans: Personal Loans & Advances (LA) (LKR mn)

1,418,468.000

Dec 2019

1,371,228.000

Sep 2019

quarterly

Jun 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-10
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)

1,997,216.000

Feb 2020

1,907,948.000

Jan 2020

monthly

Dec 1983 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-07-22
Commercial Banks: Total Asset or Liabilities (LKR mn)

10,007,570.000

Feb 2020

9,845,417.000

Jan 2020

monthly

Dec 1983 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-07-22
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Previous Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate (% pa)

7.470

Jul 2020

8.650

Jun 2020

monthly

Jun 1989 - Jul 2020

Updated on 2020-07-31
Exchange Rate against USD (LKR/USD)

185.738

Jul 2020

185.870

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2020

Updated on 2020-08-03
Policy Rate (% pa)

4.50

Jul 2020

5.50

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jul 2020

Updated on 2020-07-31
Short Term Interest Rate (% pa)

6.96

Jun 2020

7.00

May 2020

monthly

Jul 2000 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-07-06
Long Term Interest Rate (% pa)

10.68

Oct 2019

10.59

Sep 2019

monthly

Jan 2012 - Oct 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Real Effective Exchange Rate (2005=100)

130.4

Mar 2019

131.3

Feb 2019

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-09-02
Short Term Government Bond Yield (% pa)

9.790

Jun 2019

9.830

Aug 2017

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2019

Updated on 2019-12-27
Saving Deposits Rate: Commercial Bank: Middle (% pa)

3.850

Apr 2020

3.850

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 1983 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-15
Spot FX Rate: Com Banks: Sri Lanka Rupee to Euro (LKR/EUR)

220.714

Jul 2020

209.370

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jul 2020

Updated on 2020-07-31
Energy Last Previous Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh)

1,014

Apr 2020

1,253

Mar 2020

monthly

Aug 1998 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-07-24
Tourism Last Previous Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

0

Jun 2020

0

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1979 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-07-03
Visitor Arrivals Growth (%)

-100.0

Jun 2020

-100.0

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-07-03
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

May 2020

0.000

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-12
Visitor Arrivals: South Asia: India (Person)

0.000

May 2020

0.000

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-12
Visitor Arrivals: Western Europe: UK (Person)

0.000

May 2020

0.000

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-12
Visitor Arrivals: Western Europe: Germany (Person)

0.000

May 2020

0.000

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-12
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)

34.6

Jun 2020

-1.4

May 2020

monthly

May 2015 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-07-17
Business Confidence Growth (% Point)

26.8

Jun 2020

-2.8

May 2020

monthly

May 2016 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-07-17
Financial Market Last Previous Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (1985=100)

5,124.3

Jul 2020

5,149.6

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Jul 2020

Updated on 2020-07-31
Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

19.0

2019

19.8

2018

yearly

1991 - 2019

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

9.500

31 Jul 2020

9.440

30 Jul 2020

daily

17 Aug 1998 - 31 Jul 2020

Updated on 2020-07-31
CSE: Turnover Value: All Shares (LKR mn)

29,071.927

Jun 2020

22,809.293

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
CSE: Turnover: Volume: Total (Share mn)

1,126.640

Jul 2020

1,091.332

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Jul 2020

Updated on 2020-07-31
CSE: Market Capitalization: Equities (LKR bn)

2,411.666

Jul 2020

2,404.673

Jun 2020

monthly

Jul 1991 - Jul 2020

Updated on 2020-07-31
CSE: Number of Listed Companies (Unit)

287.000

Jul 2020

289.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Aug 1989 - Jul 2020

Updated on 2020-07-31
CSE: Dividend Yield: All Shares (% pa)

3.570

Jul 2020

3.580

Jun 2020

monthly

Aug 1989 - Jul 2020

Updated on 2020-07-31
CSE: PE Ratio: All Shares (Unit)

9.500

Jul 2020

9.500

Jun 2020

monthly

Aug 1989 - Jul 2020

Updated on 2020-07-31
CSE: PB Ratio: All Shares (Unit)

0.950

Jul 2020

0.960

Jun 2020

monthly

Sep 1991 - Jul 2020

Updated on 2020-07-31
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
Motor Vehicle Registered (Unit th)

1,469.821

2015

1,313.711

2014

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2020-03-09
Container Port Throughput (TEU)

7,000,000.000

2018

6,200,000.000

2017

yearly

2008 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-31
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index (2004=100)

72.460

2018

70.620

2017

yearly

2004 - 2018

Updated on 2019-07-18
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit)

2,473,875.000

2018

2,603,178.000

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-07-01
Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person)

30,282,984.000

2018

28,199,083.000

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-07-01
Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number)

11.653

2018

12.321

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-07-01
Teledensity: Mobile (Number)

142.651

2018

133.468

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-07-01
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)

17,408.000

May 2020

0.000

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-24
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)

5,387,742.000

2018

4,837,969.000

2017

yearly

2001 - 2018

Updated on 2020-06-29
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