Sri Lanka Forecast: Population

1980 - 2027 | Yearly | Person mn | International Monetary Fund

Key information about Sri Lanka Population Forecast

  • Sri Lanka Population is forecasted to be 22.153 Person mn in Dec 2022 as reported by International Monetary Fund
  • It records an increase from the last reported number of 22.036 Person mn in Dec 2021
  • Looking ahead, Sri Lanka Population is projected to stand at 22.748 Person mn in Dec 2027
  • The data is updated yearly and is categorized in CEIC under World Trend Plus’s Country Forecast – Table IMF.WEO: Population

View Sri Lanka's Forecast: Population from 1980 to 2027 in the chart:

Sri Lanka Forecast: Population

What is Sri Lanka's Forecast: Population in 2027?

Sri Lanka Population is forecasted to be 22.153 Person mn in Dec 2022 as reported by International Monetary Fund See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
22.748 2027 22.628 2026 15.553 1980 22.748 2027 Person mn yearly 1980 - 2027

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Afghanistan (Person mn) 32.941 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Albania (Person mn) 2.821 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Algeria (Person mn) 48.313 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Andorra (Person mn) 0.089 2027 yearly 2010 - 2027
Angola (Person mn) 38.165 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Antigua and Barbuda (Person mn) 0.109 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Argentina (Person mn) 48.662 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Armenia (Person mn) 2.964 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Aruba (Person mn) 0.114 2027 yearly 1986 - 2027
Australia (Person mn) 27.548 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Austria (Person mn) 9.217 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Azerbaijan (Person mn) 10.870 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Bahamas (Person mn) 0.416 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Bahrain (Person mn) 1.680 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Bangladesh (Person mn) 175.180 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Barbados (Person mn) 0.293 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Belarus (Person mn) 9.073 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Belgium (Person mn) 11.837 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Belize (Person mn) 0.487 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Benin (Person mn) 14.745 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Bhutan (Person mn) 0.797 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Bolivia (Person mn) 12.823 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Bosnia and Herzegovina (Person mn) 3.426 2027 yearly 1996 - 2027
Botswana (Person mn) 2.716 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Brazil (Person mn) 221.948 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Brunei (Person mn) 0.445 2027 yearly 1985 - 2027
Bulgaria (Person mn) 6.631 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Burkina Faso (Person mn) 25.560 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Burundi (Person mn) 14.605 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Cambodia (Person mn) 16.809 2027 yearly 1986 - 2027
Cameroon (Person mn) 31.496 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Canada (Person mn) 40.725 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Cape Verde (Person mn) 0.605 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Central African Republic (Person mn) 5.572 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Chad (Person mn) 20.030 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Chile (Person mn) 20.859 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
China (Person mn) 1,404.302 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Colombia (Person mn) 54.253 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Comoros (Person mn) 1.149 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Congo (Person mn) 5.565 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Costa Rica (Person mn) 5.501 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Croatia (Person mn) 3.990 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Cyprus (Person mn) 0.943 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Czech Republic (Person mn) 10.757 2027 yearly 1995 - 2027
Democratic Republic of Congo (Person mn) 113.605 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Denmark (Person mn) 5.976 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Djibouti (Person mn) 1.081 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
Dominica (Person mn) 0.076 2027 yearly 1981 - 2027
Dominican Republic (Person mn) 11.106 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Ecuador (Person mn) 19.307 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Egypt (Person mn) 115.558 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
El Salvador (Person mn) 6.716 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Equatorial Guinea (Person mn) 1.730 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Eritrea (Person mn) 4.010 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Estonia (Person mn) 1.325 2027 yearly 1993 - 2027
Swaziland (Person mn) 1.214 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Ethiopia (Person mn) 109.664 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Fiji (Person mn) 0.935 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Finland (Person mn) 5.534 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
France (Person mn) 66.555 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Gabon (Person mn) 2.289 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Gambia (Person mn) 2.977 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Georgia (Person mn) 3.654 2027 yearly 1994 - 2027
Germany (Person mn) 83.276 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Ghana (Person mn) 36.397 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Greece (Person mn) 10.422 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Grenada (Person mn) 0.117 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Guatemala (Person mn) 20.696 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Guinea (Person mn) 16.603 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Guinea-Bissau (Person mn) 2.103 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Guyana (Person mn) 0.804 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Haiti (Person mn) 12.896 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Honduras (Person mn) 11.231 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Hong Kong SAR, China (Person mn) 7.595 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Hungary (Person mn) 9.710 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Iceland (Person mn) 0.384 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
India (Person mn) 1,467.865 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Indonesia (Person mn) 287.285 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Iran (Person mn) 90.209 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Iraq (Person mn) 48.032 2027 yearly 2003 - 2027
Ireland (Person mn) 5.322 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Israel (Person mn) 10.334 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Italy (Person mn) 59.054 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Ivory Coast (Person mn) 32.264 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Jamaica (Person mn) 2.759 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Japan (Person mn) 122.136 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Jordan (Person mn) 10.426 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Kazakhstan (Person mn) 20.413 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Kenya (Person mn) 56.765 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Kiribati (Person mn) 0.134 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
South Korea (Person mn) 51.291 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Kosovo (Person mn) 1.840 2027 yearly 2000 - 2027
Kuwait (Person mn) 5.230 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Kyrgyzstan (Person mn) 7.527 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Laos (Person mn) 7.961 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Latvia (Person mn) 1.871 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Lebanon (Person mn) 6.825 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Lesotho (Person mn) 2.243 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Liberia (Person mn) 5.567 2027 yearly 1998 - 2027
Libya (Person mn) 7.122 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -12.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2014 - Dec 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 6,561.904 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 7.6 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2021
National Government Debt (USD mn) 86,754.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 104.6 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2021
Forecast: Government Expenditure (LKR bn) 7,185.828 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (LKR bn) 39,280.396 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (LKR bn) 3,741.173 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Government Debt: Foreign (LKR mn) 6,492,150.071 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2021
Government Debt: Domestic (LKR mn) 11,097,223.307 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2021
Government Expenditure & LR: Recurrent (LKR mn) 660,202.714 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2021
Government Expenditure & Lending Minus Repayments (LR) (LKR mn) 1,141,323.612 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2021
Government Revenue & Grants​: Revenue (LKR mn) 406,313.221 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2021
Overall Fiscal Surplus/Deficit (LKR mn) -729,688.451 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2021
Government Expenditure & LR: Capital & Net Lending (LKR mn) 481,120.898 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.238 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) -762.0 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1982 - Mar 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 1,057.0 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1982 - Mar 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) -3.4 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1983 - Mar 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 5,973.126 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 6,311.358 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 3,346.415 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,819.0 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1982 - Mar 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) -5.6 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1983 - Mar 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 433,163.684 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 117,112.792 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 313.319 Jan 2022 monthly Jan 1978 - Jan 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 46.904 Jan 2022 monthly Jan 1978 - Jan 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 28.395 Jan 2022 monthly Jan 2016 - Jan 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 337.831 Jan 2022 monthly Jan 2016 - Jan 2022
Exports: Italy (USD mn) 455.000 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Exports: United States of America (USD mn) 2,500.000 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Exports: United Kingdom (USD mn) 908.000 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Exports: Germany (USD mn) 570.000 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Exports: India (USD mn) 606.000 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Imports: Intermediate Goods (LKR mn) 244,273.072 Jan 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Jan 2022
Imports: Intermediate Goods: Fuel (LKR mn) 86,691.717 Jan 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Jan 2022
Imports: Investment Goods (LKR mn) 77,913.146 Jan 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Jan 2022
Imports: Consumer Goods (LKR mn) 72,536.185 Jan 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Jan 2022
Imports: Intermediate Goods: Textiles & Textile Articles (LKR mn) 63,772.978 Jan 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Jan 2022
Imports: China (USD mn) 3,579.000 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Imports: Singapore (USD mn) 692.000 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Imports: Japan (USD mn) 528.000 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Imports: India (USD mn) 3,079.000 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Imports: United Arab Emirates (USD mn) 1,035.000 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Export Volume Index (EVoI): 2010=100 (2010=100) 167.734 Jan 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2022
Import Volume Index (IVoI): 2010=100 (2010=100) 169.649 Jan 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2022
Terms of Trade Index: 2010=100 (2010=100) 88.369 Jan 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 4.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -1,139.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Dec 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 178.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Dec 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -21.447 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -21.6 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 0.107 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
External Debt (USD mn) 50,724.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2012 - Dec 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 60.9 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 8,416.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2012 - Dec 2021
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 10.2 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -3.333 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -55,740.330 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) 529.138 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: FA: Assets: Direct Investment (DI) (USD mn) 4.360 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: Current Account: Credit (USD mn) 5,443.248 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Debit (USD mn) 287.199 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: Secondary Income: Debit (USD mn) 66.500 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Debit (USD mn) 5,699.886 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Direct Investment (DI) (USD mn) 178.747 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: Current & CA: Credit (USD mn) 5,458.353 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: CA: Primary Income (PI) (USD mn) -505.551 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: FA: Liabilities (USD mn) 1,145.070 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Credit (USD mn) 943.165 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Credit (USD mn) 3,560.093 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn) 15.105 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: FA: Assets: Reserve Assets (RA) (USD mn) 411.418 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: Secondary Income (USD mn) 849.904 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) -2,139.793 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: Current Account: Debit (USD mn) 6,582.723 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) -1,139.474 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) 655.966 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: Current & Capital Account (USD mn) -1,130.069 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: FA: Assets: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn) -392.741 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: FA: Assets (USD mn) 23.037 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) 23.587 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: FA: Assets: Portfolio Investment (PO) (USD mn) 0.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: Secondary Income: Credit (USD mn) 916.404 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: Current & CA: Debit (USD mn) 6,588.423 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: Capital Account (CP) (USD mn) 9.405 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Portfolio Investment (PO) (USD mn) -21.447 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) 5.700 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn) 987.770 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Financial Derivatives (USD mn) 0.000 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2018
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
IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 64,498.127 Dec 2021 quarterly Sep 2013 - Dec 2021
International Investment Position (IIP): Net (USD mn) -55,740.330 Dec 2021 quarterly Sep 2013 - Dec 2021
IIP: Assets (USD mn) 8,757.797 Dec 2021 quarterly Sep 2013 - Dec 2021
No of Registered Enterprises (Unit) 5,760.000 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 4.5 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 10.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Jun 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 5,481.379 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 34,735.517 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2022
M2 Growth (%) 13.7 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Mar 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 4.0 Apr 2022 monthly Mar 1997 - Apr 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 1,617.9 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Apr 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 0.9 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1982 - Mar 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 28.730 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 1977 - Apr 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 57,791.511 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Jun 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 20.0 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 2003 - Jun 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 53,861.0 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Mar 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 25.0 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Mar 2022
Household Debt (USD mn) 8,434.6 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 2010 - Jun 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 40,288.514 Feb 2022 monthly Dec 1983 - Feb 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 15.71 Feb 2022 monthly Dec 1984 - Feb 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 40.18 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Jun 2021
ORA: Foreign Currency Reserves in Convertible FC (FCR) (USD mn) 1,617.863 Apr 2022 monthly Nov 2013 - Apr 2022
Official Reserve Assets (ORA) (USD mn) 1,827.000 Apr 2022 monthly Nov 2013 - Apr 2022
Commercial Banks: Loans: Personal Loans & Advances (LA) (LKR mn) 1,677,224.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 2010 - Jun 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) -18.4 Mar 2022 monthly May 2016 - Mar 2022
Business Sentiment Index: Business Condition: Current Quarter (Index) 100.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 2014 - Dec 2021
Purchasing Managers Index: Manufacturing (Index) 57.800 Mar 2022 monthly May 2015 - Mar 2022

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