Sri Lanka Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

1980 - 2025 | Yearly | % | International Monetary Fund

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Sri Lanka’s Exports of Goods Growth is forecasted to be -19.910 % in Dec 2020 as reported by International Monetary Fund. It records a decrease from the last reported number of -2.264 % in Dec 2019. Looking ahead, Sri Lanka’s Exports of Goods Growth is projected to stand at 4.304 % in Dec 2025. The data is updated yearly and is categorized in CEIC under World Trend Plus’s Country Forecast – Table IMF.WEO: Volume of Exports of Goods: YoY.

What is Sri Lanka's Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth in 2025?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

4.304

% 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025

4.427

% 2024 yearly 1980 - 2025

-19.910

2020

33.077

2021

%

yearly

1980 - 2025

Updated on 30 Oct 2020

Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth by Country Comparison

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Country/Region Last Frequency Range
Afghanistan (%)

10.325

2025

yearly

2003 - 2025

Albania (%)

3.920

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Algeria (%)

-1.443

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Angola (%)

4.308

2025

yearly

1998 - 2025

Antigua and Barbuda (%)

8.048

2025

yearly

2015 - 2025

Argentina (%)

4.298

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Armenia (%)

4.853

2025

yearly

1996 - 2025

Australia (%)

2.442

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Austria (%)

2.027

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Azerbaijan (%)

-1.818

2025

yearly

1993 - 2025

Bahamas (%)

1.412

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Bahrain (%)

2.359

2025

yearly

1996 - 2025

Bangladesh (%)

5.292

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Barbados (%)

1.942

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Belarus (%)

1.983

2025

yearly

1993 - 2025

Belgium (%)

3.482

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Belize (%)

1.934

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Benin (%)

9.770

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Bhutan (%)

12.885

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Bolivia (%)

6.102

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Bosnia and Herzegovina (%)

5.180

2025

yearly

1999 - 2025

Botswana (%)

3.415

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Brazil (%)

3.600

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Brunei (%)

7.666

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Bulgaria (%)

4.346

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Burkina Faso (%)

3.196

2025

yearly

1981 - 2025

Burundi (%)

4.206

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Cambodia (%)

11.487

2025

yearly

1996 - 2025

Cameroon (%)

7.137

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Canada (%)

5.085

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Cape Verde (%)

11.834

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Central African Republic (%)

10.519

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Chad (%)

3.650

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Chile (%)

2.961

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

China (%)

3.829

2025

yearly

1998 - 2025

Colombia (%)

3.374

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Comoros (%)

6.884

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Congo, Republic of (%)

1.976

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Costa Rica (%)

5.310

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Croatia (%)

6.437

2025

yearly

1993 - 2025

Cyprus (%)

3.800

2025

yearly

2001 - 2025

Czech Republic (%)

2.927

2025

yearly

1996 - 2025

Congo, Democratic Republic of (%)

4.716

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Denmark (%)

2.200

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Djibouti (%)

2.844

2025

yearly

1990 - 2025

Dominica (%)

3.530

2025

yearly

2015 - 2025

Dominican Republic (%)

7.611

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Ecuador (%)

2.059

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Egypt (%)

2.102

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

El Salvador (%)

4.088

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Equatorial Guinea (%)

15.730

2025

yearly

1981 - 2025

Eritrea (%)

3.754

2025

yearly

1998 - 2025

Estonia (%)

3.000

2025

yearly

1994 - 2025

Eswatini (%)

2.873

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Ethiopia (%)

6.951

2025

yearly

1981 - 2025

Fiji (%)

0.000

yearly

-

Finland (%)

2.040

2025

yearly

1981 - 2025

France (%)

3.865

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Gabon (%)

2.115

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Gambia (%)

5.168

2025

yearly

2000 - 2025

Georgia (%)

3.448

2025

yearly

1995 - 2025

Germany (%)

3.255

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Ghana (%)

1.075

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Greece (%)

2.518

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Grenada (%)

0.408

2025

yearly

2015 - 2025

Guatemala (%)

2.100

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Guinea (%)

4.043

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Guinea-Bissau (%)

2.955

2025

yearly

1981 - 2025

Guyana (%)

-1.048

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Haiti (%)

0.405

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Honduras (%)

5.758

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Hong Kong SAR, China (%)

3.600

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Hungary (%)

5.380

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Iceland (%)

2.413

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

India (%)

7.500

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Indonesia (%)

9.888

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Iran (%)

2.638

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Iraq (%)

0.000

yearly

-

Ireland (%)

4.000

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Israel (%)

1.024

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Italy (%)

3.036

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Ivory Coast (%)

8.142

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Jamaica (%)

2.584

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Japan (%)

2.727

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Jordan (%)

2.772

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Kazakhstan (%)

2.441

2025

yearly

1993 - 2025

Kenya (%)

9.185

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Kiribati (%)

2.474

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

South Korea (%)

3.421

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Kosovo (%)

4.732

2025

yearly

2001 - 2025

Kuwait (%)

1.244

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Kyrgyzstan (%)

5.801

2025

yearly

1993 - 2025

Laos (%)

3.842

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Latvia (%)

2.214

2025

yearly

1993 - 2025

Lebanon (%)

-17.437

2020

yearly

1980 - 2020

Lesotho (%)

7.150

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Liberia (%)

4.794

2025

yearly

1998 - 2025

Libya (%)

2.346

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Lithuania (%)

7.799

2016

yearly

1996 - 2016

Luxembourg (%)

-0.699

2025

yearly

1987 - 2025

Macau SAR, China (%)

0.000

yearly

-

North Macedonia (%)

8.440

2025

yearly

1993 - 2025

Madagascar (%)

7.689

2025

yearly

1981 - 2025

Malawi (%)

8.428

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Malaysia (%)

3.532

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Maldives (%)

3.850

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Mali (%)

4.980

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Malta (%)

2.400

2025

yearly

2001 - 2025

Marshall Islands (%)

0.000

yearly

-

Mauritania (%)

2.988

2025

yearly

1991 - 2025

Mauritius (%)

1.898

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Mexico (%)

1.887

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Micronesia (%)

0.000

yearly

-

Moldova (%)

4.810

2025

yearly

1991 - 2025

Mongolia (%)

3.161

2025

yearly

1981 - 2025

Montenegro (%)

2.672

2025

yearly

2003 - 2025

Morocco (%)

7.206

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Mozambique (%)

23.306

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Myanmar (%)

8.670

2025

yearly

1999 - 2025

Namibia (%)

4.897

2025

yearly

1990 - 2025

Nepal (%)

0.000

yearly

-

Netherlands (%)

3.200

2025

yearly

1981 - 2025

New Zealand (%)

2.734

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Nicaragua (%)

0.938

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Niger (%)

9.411

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Nigeria (%)

3.768

2025

yearly

1991 - 2025

Norway (%)

3.192

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Oman (%)

4.316

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Pakistan (%)

6.352

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Palau (%)

8.589

2025

yearly

2001 - 2025

Panama (%)

9.344

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Papua New Guinea (%)

3.117

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Paraguay (%)

3.070

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Peru (%)

4.211

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Philippines (%)

5.724

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Poland (%)

2.800

2025

yearly

1996 - 2025

Portugal (%)

3.539

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Qatar (%)

3.103

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Romania (%)

6.934

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Russia (%)

1.179

2025

yearly

1993 - 2025

Rwanda (%)

4.577

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Saint Kitts and Nevis (%)

3.338

2025

yearly

2015 - 2025

Saint Lucia (%)

8.992

2025

yearly

2015 - 2025

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (%)

10.712

2025

yearly

2015 - 2025

Samoa (%)

0.000

yearly

-

San Marino (%)

0.000

yearly

-

Sao Tome and Principe (%)

0.810

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Saudi Arabia (%)

2.239

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Senegal (%)

6.218

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Serbia (%)

8.799

2025

yearly

2001 - 2025

Seychelles (%)

3.288

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Sierra Leone (%)

9.476

2025

yearly

1994 - 2025

Singapore (%)

3.472

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Slovakia (%)

4.364

2025

yearly

1994 - 2025

Slovenia (%)

4.655

2025

yearly

1993 - 2025

Solomon Islands (%)

13.702

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

South Africa (%)

4.420

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Spain (%)

2.836

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Sri Lanka (%)

4.304

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Sudan (%)

4.643

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Suriname (%)

0.066

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Sweden (%)

3.000

2025

yearly

1981 - 2025

Switzerland (%)

4.350

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Syria (%)

18.283

2010

yearly

1981 - 2010

Taiwan (%)

1.369

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Tajikistan (%)

7.569

2025

yearly

1993 - 2025

Tanzania (%)

1.930

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Thailand (%)

4.114

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Timor-Leste (%)

19.451

2016

yearly

2000 - 2016

Togo (%)

8.546

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Tonga (%)

-0.298

2019

yearly

2000 - 2019

Trinidad and Tobago (%)

2.194

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Tunisia (%)

1.950

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Turkey (%)

4.509

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Turkmenistan (%)

1.922

2025

yearly

1998 - 2025

Tuvalu (%)

0.000

yearly

-

Uganda (%)

30.705

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Ukraine (%)

7.083

2025

yearly

1993 - 2025

United Arab Emirates (%)

1.367

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

United Kingdom (%)

3.231

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

United States (%)

2.266

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Uruguay (%)

2.675

2025

yearly

2013 - 2025

Uzbekistan (%)

10.255

2025

yearly

1992 - 2025

Vanuatu (%)

7.099

2016

yearly

1980 - 2016

Venezuela (%)

-4.289

2022

yearly

1983 - 2022

Vietnam (%)

6.843

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Yemen (%)

15.336

2025

yearly

1991 - 2025

Zambia (%)

6.109

2025

yearly

2000 - 2025

Zimbabwe (%)

6.837

2025

yearly

1986 - 2025

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)

14,869.872

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

Private Consumption: % of GDP (%)

70.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

1,947.079

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

Public Consumption: % of GDP (%)

9.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

Investment: % of GDP (%)

25.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

Gross Fixed Capital Formation (USD mn)

4,918.586

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

Gross National Product (GNP) (USD mn)

20,533.482

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

Gross Savings Rate (%)

20.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $)

17,747.941

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD)

5,095.475

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%)

4.785

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Total Trade of Goods & Services: % of Nominal GDP (%)

48.983

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

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

897,204.152

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GDP: GCF: Changes in Inventories (LKR mn)

66,479.812

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GDP: Goods & Services (LKR mn)

-193,257.840

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GDP: Goods & Services: Exports (LKR mn)

845,285.679

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GDP: Goods & Services: Imports (LKR mn)

1,038,543.519

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GDP: Gross National Income (LKR mn)

3,745,533.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GDP: Gross Value Added (LKR mn)

3,616,577.134

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

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)

3,067,596.771

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

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)

409,263.933

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

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

673,430.242

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

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)

1,979,591.555

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

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

1,772,989.626

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

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

206,601.929

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

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

577,163.754

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

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

565,426.816

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

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)

167.750

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

LK: GDP: sa: Household Consumption Expenditure including NPISHs (LKR mn)

10,649,734.367

2018

yearly

1977 - 2018

LK: GDP: sa: Gross Fixed Capital Formation (LKR mn)

4,203,533.968

2018

yearly

1963 - 2018

LK: GDP: sa: Imports of Goods and Services (LKR mn)

5,179,077.212

2018

yearly

1969 - 2018

Production Last Frequency Range
Industrial Production Index Growth (%)

1.1

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2016 - Sep 2020

Minerals Production (Metric Ton)

215,849.000

2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

Industrial Production Index (IPI): 2015=100: Manufacturing (2015=100)

108.400

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2015 - Sep 2020

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

-7.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2014 - Mar 2020

Tax Revenue (USD mn)

9,715.872

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%)

8.9

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

National Government Debt (USD mn)

74,644.4

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Jun 2020

Government Debt: % of GDP (%)

91.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

Forecast: Government Expenditure (LKR bn)

4,748.005

2025

yearly

1990 - 2025

Forecast: Government Net Debt (LKR bn)

23,368.660

2025

yearly

1990 - 2025

Forecast: Government Revenue (LKR bn)

2,958.922

2025

yearly

1990 - 2025

Government Debt: Foreign (LKR mn)

6,521,436.923

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Jun 2020

Government Debt: Domestic (LKR mn)

7,530,782.777

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Jun 2020

Overall Fiscal Surplus/Deficit (LKR mn)

-399,900.178

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Jun 2020

Government Revenue & Grants​: Revenue (LKR mn)

258,101.022

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Jun 2020

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

658,161.900

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Jun 2020

Government Expenditure & LR: Recurrent (LKR mn)

589,449.200

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Jun 2020

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

68,712.700

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Jun 2020

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

21.9

2020

yearly

1948 - 2020

Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

50.2

Jun 2020

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Jun 2020

Employed Persons (Person)

7,977,000.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Jun 2020

Unemployment Rate (%)

5.40

Jun 2020

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Jun 2020

Labour Productivity Growth (%)

0.39

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2013 - Mar 2020

Forecast: Population (Person mn)

22.618

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Employment (Person mn)

0.000

yearly

-

Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%)

4.400

2025

yearly

1990 - 2025

Labour Force (Person)

8,435,358.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Jun 2020

Labour Force: Female (Person)

2,839,390.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2016 - Jun 2020

Labour Force: Male (Person)

5,595,969.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2016 - Jun 2020

Employment: Major Group: Agriculture (Person)

2,159,609.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2015 - Jun 2020

Employment: Major Group: Industry (Person)

2,146,862.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2015 - Jun 2020

Employment: Major Group: Services (Person)

3,670,528.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2015 - Jun 2020

Unemployment (Person)

458,358.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Jun 2020

Unemployment: Female (Person)

231,509.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2016 - Jun 2020

Unemployment: Male (Person)

226,850.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2016 - Jun 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 Size (Person)

3.800

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 (%)

5.5

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1960 - Oct 2020

Core CPI Change (%)

4.539

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2015 - Oct 2020

CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

12.655

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Sep 2020

Producer Price Index Growth (%)

7.0

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2015 - Sep 2020

Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%)

5.000

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

CPI: Health (2013=100)

160.300

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Oct 2020

CPI: Transport (2013=100)

119.600

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Sep 2020

CPI: Restaurants & Hotels (2013=100)

123.900

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Oct 2020

CPI: Miscellaneous Good and Services (2013=100)

144.900

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Sep 2020

Consumer Price Index (CPI) (2013=100)

139.100

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Oct 2020

CPI: Core (2013=100)

140.500

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Oct 2020

CPI: Food & Non Alcoholic Beverages (2013=100)

145.600

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Oct 2020

CPI: Non Food (2013=100)

134.000

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Oct 2020

CPI: Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco (2013=100)

228.100

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Oct 2020

Producer Price Index (PPI) (4Q2013=100)

144.600

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Sep 2020

PPI: Agriculture (4Q2013=100)

177.400

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Sep 2020

PPI: Electricity & Water (4Q2013=100)

87.500

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Sep 2020

PPI: Manufacturing (4Q2013=100)

136.500

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Sep 2020

Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%)

4.304

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Trade Balance (USD mn)

-524.9

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Sep 2020

Total Exports (USD mn)

1,000.0

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Sep 2020

Total Exports Growth (%)

4.8

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - Sep 2020

Aluminum: Exports (USD th)

5,609.740

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Medicament (USD th)

5,694.891

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

3,025.754

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Total Imports (USD mn)

1,524.9

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Sep 2020

Total Imports Growth (%)

-10.9

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - Sep 2020

Imports: Medicament (USD th)

337,175.146

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

70,660.601

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Total Exports to USA (USD mn)

245.574

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1978 - Aug 2020

Total Imports from USA (USD mn)

39.825

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1978 - Aug 2020

Total Exports to China (USD mn)

15.925

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2016 - Aug 2020

Total Imports from China (USD mn)

271.754

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2016 - Jul 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)

49,318.270

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 2020

Imports: Intermediate Goods (LKR mn)

163,447.078

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 2020

Imports: Intermediate Goods: Fuel (LKR mn)

39,589.884

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 2020

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

38,549.145

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 2020

Imports: Investment Goods (LKR mn)

69,235.826

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 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)

158.650

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - Sep 2020

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

173.040

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - Sep 2020

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

111.228

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - Sep 2020

Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn)

8.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

Current Account Balance (USD mn)

-548.4

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Jun 2020

Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%)

-1.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn)

114.6

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Jun 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%)

0.6

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn)

-82.7

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%)

-1.7

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

-214.094

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn)

-131.374

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

External Debt (USD mn)

50,814.1

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 2012 - Jun 2020

External Debt: % of GDP (%)

67.6

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

External Debt: Short Term (USD mn)

7,538.0

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 2012 - Jun 2020

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

10.0

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn)

-2.762

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Net International Investment Position (USD mn)

-46,962.776

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2020

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

1,763.132

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

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

-294.090

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

BoP: Capital Account (CP) (USD mn)

2.456

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current & Capital Account (USD mn)

-545.904

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn)

4.760

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

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

-1,408.748

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

BoP: Secondary Income (USD mn)

1,219.607

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

BoP: Secondary Income: Credit (USD mn)

1,379.607

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

BoP: Secondary Income: Debit (USD mn)

160.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

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

3,171.881

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

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

0.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current & CA: Credit (USD mn)

3,761.059

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

BoP: FA: Assets (USD mn)

-1,242.267

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

BoP: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn)

7.216

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

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

8.511

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current & CA: Debit (USD mn)

4,306.963

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

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

562.435

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

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

-956.687

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

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

-214.094

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

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

103.195

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

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

114.609

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

BoP: FA: Liabilities (USD mn)

-1,438.245

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

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

459.240

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

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

-1,338.760

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account (CA) (USD mn)

-548.360

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account: Credit (USD mn)

3,753.843

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account: Debit (USD mn)

4,302.203

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

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

-462.413

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

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

48.669

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

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

511.082

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

BoP: FA: Assets: Financial Derivatives (USD mn)

0.000

Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

BoP: FA: Assets: Errors & Ommissions (USD mn)

192.632

Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

BoP: FA: Liabilities: Financial Derivatives (USD mn)

0.000

Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

International Investment Position (IIP): Net (USD mn)

-46,962.776

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2013 - Jun 2020

IIP: Liabilities (USD mn)

59,152.112

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2013 - Jun 2020

IIP: Assets (USD mn)

12,189.336

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2013 - Jun 2020

No of Registered Enterprises (Unit)

5,489.000

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%)

4.7

2019

yearly

1998 - 2019

Household Debt: % of GDP (%)

9.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Mar 2020

Money Supply M1 (USD mn)

5,888.488

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Oct 2020

Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

44,292.473

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Oct 2020

M2 Growth (%)

21.1

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Oct 2020

Reserve Requirement Ratio (%)

2.0

Nov 2020

monthly

Mar 1997 - Nov 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

5,379.3

Oct 2020

monthly

Dec 1956 - Oct 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

4.1

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Sep 2020

Gold Reserves (USD mn)

402.260

Oct 2020

monthly

Dec 1977 - Oct 2020

Total Deposits Growth (%)

11.6

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2003 - Jun 2020

Total Deposits (USD mn)

51,543.177

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2020

Domestic Credit (USD mn)

61,393.9

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Oct 2020

Domestic Credit Growth (%)

22.9

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Oct 2020

Household Debt (USD mn)

7,464.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Jun 2010 - Jun 2020

Total Loans (USD mn)

35,163.318

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 1983 - Aug 2020

Total Loans Growth (%)

13.19

Sep 2020

monthly

Dec 1984 - Sep 2020

Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%)

38.54

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Mar 2020

Official Reserve Assets (ORA) (USD mn)

5,855.744

Oct 2020

monthly

Nov 2013 - Oct 2020

ORA: Foreign Currency Reserves in Convertible FC (FCR) (USD mn)

5,379.255

Oct 2020

monthly

Nov 2013 - Oct 2020

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

1,405,232.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Jun 2010 - Jun 2020

Banking Statistics Last Frequency Range
Liquid Assets Ratio (%)

25.7

2018

yearly

2006 - 2018

Capital Adequacy Ratio (%)

16.6

2019

yearly

1998 - 2019

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

5.830

Nov 2020

monthly

Jun 1989 - Nov 2020

Exchange Rate against USD (LKR/USD)

184.377

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Oct 2020

Policy Rate (% pa)

4.50

Nov 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Nov 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)

5.65

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2020

Energy Last Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh)

1,353

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 1998 - Aug 2020

Oil Consumption (Barrel/Day th)

122.616

2019

yearly

1965 - 2019

Tourism Last Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

0

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1979 - Oct 2020

Visitor Arrivals Growth (%)

-100.0

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Oct 2020

Tourism Revenue (USD mn)

3,607

2019

yearly

1966 - 2019

Tourism Revenue Growth (%)

-17.7

2019

yearly

1967 - 2019

Resident Departures (Person)

1,441,462.000

2019

yearly

1972 - 2019

Tourism Receipts: USD (USD mn)

272.30

Jun 2018

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jun 2018

Hotel Room Occupancy Rate (%)

57.090

2019

yearly

2011 - 2019

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

-19.4

Oct 2020

monthly

May 2015 - Oct 2020

Business Confidence Growth (% Point)

-34.6

Oct 2020

monthly

May 2016 - Oct 2020

Business Sentiment Index: Business Condition: Current Quarter (Index)

19.818

Jun 2020

quarterly

Jun 2014 - Jun 2020

Purchasing Managers Index: Manufacturing (Index)

40.300

Oct 2020

monthly

May 2015 - Oct 2020

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

5,726.6

Oct 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Oct 2020

Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

19.0

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Market Capitalization (USD mn)

13,528.083

Oct 2020

monthly

Jul 1991 - Oct 2020

P/E ratio (NA)

10.740

01 Dec 2020

daily

17 Aug 1998 - 01 Dec 2020

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

57,914.170

2019

yearly

1997 - 2019

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

1,469.821

2015

yearly

2005 - 2015

Container Port Throughput (TEU)

7,230,000.000

2019

yearly

2008 - 2019

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)

22,465.763

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Television (USD th)

2,020.173

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: ICT Goods (USD th)

1,009,107.100

2017

yearly

2000 - 2017

Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

406,106.307

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Television (USD th)

90,180.744

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

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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