Sri Lanka Forecast: Population

1980 - 2024 | Yearly | Person mn | International Monetary Fund - World Economic Outlook

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Sri Lanka’s Population is forecasted to be 22.184 Person mn in Dec 2020 as reported by International Monetary Fund - World Economic Outlook. It records an increase from the last reported number of 21.934 Person mn in Dec 2019. Looking ahead, Sri Lanka’s Population is projected to stand at 23.209 Person mn in Dec 2024. The data is updated yearly and is categorized in CEIC under World Trend Plus’s Country Forecast – Table IMF.WEO: Population.

What is Sri Lanka's Forecast: Population in 2024?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

23.209

Person mn 2024 yearly 1980 - 2024

22.949

Person mn 2023 yearly 1980 - 2024

15.557

1980

23.209

2024

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 01 Nov 2019

Forecast: Population by Country Comparison

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Country/Region Last Frequency Range
Afghanistan (Person mn)

39.057

2024

yearly

2002 - 2024

Albania (Person mn)

2.847

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Algeria (Person mn)

47.286

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Angola (Person mn)

34.926

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Antigua and Barbuda (Person mn)

0.098

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Argentina (Person mn)

47.599

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Armenia (Person mn)

2.970

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Australia (Person mn)

27.666

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Austria (Person mn)

9.217

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Azerbaijan (Person mn)

10.677

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Bahamas (Person mn)

0.402

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Bahrain (Person mn)

1.668

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Bangladesh (Person mn)

175.396

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Barbados (Person mn)

0.291

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Belarus (Person mn)

9.240

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Belgium (Person mn)

11.758

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Belize (Person mn)

0.462

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Benin (Person mn)

13.564

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Bhutan (Person mn)

0.900

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Bolivia (Person mn)

12.432

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Bosnia and Herzegovina (Person mn)

3.466

2024

yearly

1996 - 2024

Botswana (Person mn)

2.607

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Brazil (Person mn)

216.475

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Brunei (Person mn)

0.471

2024

yearly

1985 - 2024

Bulgaria (Person mn)

6.756

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Burkina Faso (Person mn)

23.459

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Burundi (Person mn)

13.365

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Cambodia (Person mn)

17.768

2024

yearly

1986 - 2024

Cameroon (Person mn)

28.858

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Canada (Person mn)

39.222

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Cape Verde (Person mn)

0.594

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Central African Republic (Person mn)

5.709

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Chad (Person mn)

14.485

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Chile (Person mn)

20.086

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

China (Person mn)

1,416.369

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Colombia (Person mn)

52.795

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Comoros (Person mn)

0.995

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Congo, Republic of (Person mn)

5.168

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Costa Rica (Person mn)

5.371

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Croatia (Person mn)

3.915

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Cyprus (Person mn)

0.927

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Czech Republic (Person mn)

10.696

2024

yearly

1995 - 2024

Congo, Democratic Republic of (Person mn)

113.469

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Denmark (Person mn)

5.977

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Djibouti (Person mn)

1.238

2024

yearly

1991 - 2024

Dominica (Person mn)

0.071

2024

yearly

1981 - 2024

Dominican Republic (Person mn)

10.898

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Ecuador (Person mn)

18.516

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Egypt (Person mn)

112.244

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

El Salvador (Person mn)

7.021

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Equatorial Guinea (Person mn)

1.590

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Eritrea (Person mn)

6.681

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Estonia (Person mn)

1.319

2024

yearly

1993 - 2024

Eswatini (Person mn)

1.176

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Ethiopia (Person mn)

103.545

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Fiji (Person mn)

0.920

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Finland (Person mn)

5.564

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

France (Person mn)

65.720

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Gabon (Person mn)

2.213

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Gambia (Person mn)

2.724

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Georgia (Person mn)

3.798

2024

yearly

1994 - 2024

Germany (Person mn)

82.709

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Ghana (Person mn)

33.743

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Greece (Person mn)

10.570

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Grenada (Person mn)

0.111

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Guatemala (Person mn)

19.476

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Guinea (Person mn)

15.417

2024

yearly

1990 - 2024

Guinea-Bissau (Person mn)

1.978

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Guyana (Person mn)

0.796

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Haiti (Person mn)

11.883

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Honduras (Person mn)

10.448

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Hong Kong SAR, China (Person mn)

7.814

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Hungary (Person mn)

9.659

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Iceland (Person mn)

0.389

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

India (Person mn)

1,443.063

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Indonesia (Person mn)

281.642

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Iran (Person mn)

87.532

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Iraq (Person mn)

44.472

2024

yearly

2003 - 2024

Ireland (Person mn)

5.202

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Israel (Person mn)

9.970

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Italy (Person mn)

59.716

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Ivory Coast (Person mn)

29.873

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Jamaica (Person mn)

2.954

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Japan (Person mn)

123.617

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Jordan (Person mn)

10.539

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Kazakhstan (Person mn)

19.893

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Kenya (Person mn)

56.427

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Kiribati (Person mn)

0.127

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

South Korea (Person mn)

52.908

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Kosovo (Person mn)

1.836

2024

yearly

2000 - 2024

Kuwait (Person mn)

5.394

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Kyrgyzstan (Person mn)

7.077

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Laos (Person mn)

7.694

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Latvia (Person mn)

1.909

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Lebanon (Person mn)

5.690

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Lesotho (Person mn)

2.164

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Liberia (Person mn)

5.179

2024

yearly

1998 - 2024

Libya (Person mn)

6.913

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Lithuania (Person mn)

2.676

2024

yearly

1995 - 2024

Luxembourg (Person mn)

0.675

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Macau SAR, China (Person mn)

0.743

2024

yearly

2001 - 2024

North Macedonia (Person mn)

2.079

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Madagascar (Person mn)

30.916

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Malawi (Person mn)

23.384

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Malaysia (Person mn)

34.915

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Maldives (Person mn)

0.404

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Mali (Person mn)

22.138

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Malta (Person mn)

0.511

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Marshall Islands (Person mn)

0.061

2024

yearly

1997 - 2024

Mauritania (Person mn)

4.529

2024

yearly

1990 - 2024

Mauritius (Person mn)

1.266

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Mexico (Person mn)

131.529

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Micronesia (Person mn)

0.103

2024

yearly

1995 - 2024

Moldova (Person mn)

3.529

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Mongolia (Person mn)

3.625

2024

yearly

1990 - 2024

Montenegro (Person mn)

0.625

2024

yearly

2000 - 2024

Morocco (Person mn)

37.370

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Mozambique (Person mn)

35.528

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Myanmar (Person mn)

54.652

2024

yearly

1998 - 2024

Namibia (Person mn)

2.701

2024

yearly

1990 - 2024

Nepal (Person mn)

30.364

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Netherlands (Person mn)

17.481

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

New Zealand (Person mn)

5.491

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Nicaragua (Person mn)

6.875

2024

yearly

1994 - 2024

Niger (Person mn)

28.080

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Nigeria (Person mn)

227.713

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Norway (Person mn)

5.518

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Oman (Person mn)

5.025

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Pakistan (Person mn)

224.664

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Palau (Person mn)

0.018

2024

yearly

2000 - 2024

Panama (Person mn)

4.631

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Papua New Guinea (Person mn)

9.537

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Paraguay (Person mn)

7.657

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Peru (Person mn)

34.103

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Philippines (Person mn)

117.260

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Poland (Person mn)

37.780

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Portugal (Person mn)

10.164

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Qatar (Person mn)

2.788

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Romania (Person mn)

19.516

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Russia (Person mn)

145.739

2024

yearly

1989 - 2024

Rwanda (Person mn)

13.859

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Saint Kitts and Nevis (Person mn)

0.059

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Saint Lucia (Person mn)

0.186

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (Person mn)

0.111

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Samoa (Person mn)

0.210

2024

yearly

1998 - 2024

San Marino (Person mn)

0.034

2024

yearly

2007 - 2024

Sao Tome and Principe (Person mn)

0.247

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Saudi Arabia (Person mn)

37.629

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Senegal (Person mn)

19.294

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Serbia (Person mn)

6.895

2024

yearly

1997 - 2024

Seychelles (Person mn)

0.101

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Sierra Leone (Person mn)

8.626

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Singapore (Person mn)

5.829

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Slovakia (Person mn)

5.490

2024

yearly

1993 - 2024

Slovenia (Person mn)

2.078

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Solomon Islands (Person mn)

0.715

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

South Africa (Person mn)

63.447

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Spain (Person mn)

47.655

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Sri Lanka (Person mn)

23.209

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Sudan (Person mn)

49.140

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Suriname (Person mn)

0.635

2024

yearly

1990 - 2024

Sweden (Person mn)

10.782

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Switzerland (Person mn)

9.069

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Syria (Person mn)

21.393

2010

yearly

1980 - 2010

Taiwan (Person mn)

23.695

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Tajikistan (Person mn)

10.188

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Tanzania (Person mn)

65.231

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Thailand (Person mn)

68.260

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Timor-Leste (Person mn)

1.452

2024

yearly

1999 - 2024

Togo (Person mn)

9.279

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Tonga (Person mn)

0.100

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Trinidad and Tobago (Person mn)

1.411

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Tunisia (Person mn)

12.336

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Turkey (Person mn)

88.030

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Turkmenistan (Person mn)

6.276

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Tuvalu (Person mn)

0.011

2024

yearly

2002 - 2024

Uganda (Person mn)

46.398

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Ukraine (Person mn)

41.039

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

United Arab Emirates (Person mn)

12.496

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

United Kingdom (Person mn)

68.572

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

United States (Person mn)

338.265

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Uruguay (Person mn)

3.578

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Uzbekistan (Person mn)

35.404

2024

yearly

1992 - 2024

Vanuatu (Person mn)

0.327

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Venezuela (Person mn)

24.770

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Vietnam (Person mn)

99.919

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Yemen (Person mn)

35.633

2024

yearly

1990 - 2024

Zambia (Person mn)

21.259

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Zimbabwe (Person mn)

16.481

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Sri Lanka Key Series

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All Indicators
National Accounts
Production
Government and Public Finance
Demographic and Labour Market
Domestic Trade and Household Survey
Inflation
Foreign Trade
Balance of Payments
Monetary
Banking Statistics
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates
Energy
Tourism
Business and Economic Survey
Financial Market
Transport and Telecommunications
National Accounts Last Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn)

21,083.7

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

Real GDP Growth (%)

-1.6

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

Nominal GDP Growth (%)

1.917

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP per Capita (USD)

3,852.000

2019

yearly

1959 - 2019

GDP Deflator Growth (%)

3.6

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

14,654.497

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Private Consumption: % of GDP (%)

69.4

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

2,026.607

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Public Consumption: % of GDP (%)

9.6

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Investment: % of GDP (%)

28.9

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Gross Fixed Capital Formation (USD mn)

5,989.943

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Gross National Product (USD mn)

20,533.482

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

Gross Savings Rate (%)

21.0

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $)

17,956.257

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD)

5,318.716

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%)

4.188

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

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

53.435

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

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

3,845,899.667

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GDP: Goods & Services (LKR mn)

-304,457.063

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: Gross Value Added (LKR mn)

3,576,732.744

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

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

1,083,828.633

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: GCF: Changes in Inventories (LKR mn)

8,313.756

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: Goods & Services: Exports (LKR mn)

868,220.977

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: Goods & Services: Imports (LKR mn)

1,172,678.040

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: Gross National Income (LKR mn)

3,745,533.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GDP: Taxes less Subsidies on Products (LKR mn)

229,322.533

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

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

3,018,302.342

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: Gross National Disposable Product (LKR mn)

15,614,582.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

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

3,852.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

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

485,267.565

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

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

777,349.943

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

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

2,200,368.547

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

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

92,220.829

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

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

2,292,589.376

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

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

1,902,214.531

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

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

1,734,752.398

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

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

167,462.133

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

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

1,127,697.665

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

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

712,964.479

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GVA: Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing (LKR mn)

282,411.498

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GVA: Industry (LKR mn)

1,092,138.905

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GVA: Industry: Construction (LKR mn)

245,725.952

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GVA: Services: Information & Communication (LKR mn)

31,728.376

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

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

203,860.129

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

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

239,690.559

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

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

393,431.152

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GVA: 2010p: Agriculture (LKR mn)

153,734.771

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GVA: 2010p: Industry (LKR mn)

679,127.035

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

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

148,966.365

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

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

19,180.395

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

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

172,881.305

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

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

151,068.338

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

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

248,905.023

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

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

139.500

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Production Last Frequency Range
Industrial Production Index Growth (%)

-1.5

Dec 2017

monthly

Jan 2010 - Dec 2017

Minerals Production (Metric Ton)

215,849.000

2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

Capacity Utilization Rate (%)

81.000

2019

yearly

1987 - 2019

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

-6.8

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn)

-5,692.475

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Tax Revenue (USD mn)

9,715.872

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%)

11.4

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2019

National Government Debt (USD mn)

75,485.700

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

Government Debt: % of GDP (%)

86.8

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Forecast: Government Expenditure (LKR bn)

4,711.848

2024

yearly

1990 - 2024

Forecast: Government Net Debt (LKR bn)

17,672.272

2024

yearly

1990 - 2024

Forecast: Government Revenue (LKR bn)

3,803.114

2024

yearly

1990 - 2024

Overall Fiscal Surplus/Deficit (LKR mn)

-335,759.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

Government Revenue & Grants​: Revenue (LKR mn)

405,274.400

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

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

742,992.400

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

Government Expenditure & LR: Recurrent (LKR mn)

647,955.900

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

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

95,036.500

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

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

21.8

2019

yearly

1948 - 2019

Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

51.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2020

Employed Persons (Person)

8,020,446.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2020

Unemployment Rate (%)

5.70

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2020

Labour Productivity Growth (%)

0.39

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2013 - Mar 2020

Forecast: Population (Person mn)

23.209

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Employment (Person mn)

0.000

yearly

-

Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%)

5.000

2021

yearly

1990 - 2021

Population: Mid Year (Person th)

21,803.000

2019

yearly

1948 - 2019

Average Daily Wage: Rubber Planting (LKR)

1,314.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1984 - Mar 2020

Average Daily Wage: Coconut Plucking (LKR)

1,620.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1984 - Mar 2020

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

9,545

2019

yearly

2005 - 2019

Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%)

-27.0

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit)

1,445.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit)

8,100.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Household Expenditure per Capita (USD)

1,224.392

2016

yearly

1981 - 2016

Household Income per Capita (USD)

1,385.427

2016

yearly

1981 - 2016

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

16,377.000

2016

yearly

1981 - 2016

HIES: Household Income per Month (LKR)

62,237.000

2016

yearly

1981 - 2016

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

14,473.000

2016

yearly

2007 - 2016

HIES: Household Expenditure per Month (LKR)

54,999.000

2016

yearly

1981 - 2016

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

6.3

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1960 - Jun 2020

Core CPI Change (%)

4.436

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2015 - Jun 2020

CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

13.561

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jun 2020

Producer Price Index Growth (%)

4.0

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2015 - May 2020

Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%)

4.650

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Wholesale Price Index: All Items (1974=100)

6,425.629

Jun 2020

monthly

Mar 1982 - Jun 2020

Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Trade Balance (USD mn)

-407.1

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Total Exports (USD mn)

586.7

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Total Exports Growth (%)

-39.0

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - May 2020

Aluminum: Exports (USD th)

6,332.696

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Exports: Medicament (USD th)

5,341.074

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

2,924.130

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Total Imports (USD mn)

993.8

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Total Imports Growth (%)

-44.3

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - May 2020

Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%)

5.705

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Imports: Medicament (USD th)

396,896.551

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

81,307.524

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Total Exports to USA (USD mn)

123.721

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1978 - Apr 2020

Total Imports from USA (USD mn)

27.621

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1978 - Apr 2020

Total Imports from China (USD mn)

187.793

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2016 - Apr 2020

Imports cif (LKR mn)

186,704.523

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Exports fob (LKR mn)

110,217.915

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Balance of Trade (LKR mn)

-76,486.608

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Exports: Agricultural: Tea (LKR mn)

20,344.034

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Exports: Agricultural: Rubber (LKR mn)

340.128

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Exports: Agricultural: Coconut (LKR mn)

5,232.937

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Exports: Germany (USD mn)

648.000

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Exports: India (USD mn)

768.000

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Exports: Italy (USD mn)

528.000

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Exports: United Kingdom (USD mn)

998.000

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Exports: United States of America (USD mn)

3,141.000

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Imports: Consumer Goods (LKR mn)

58,406.302

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2020

Imports: Intermediate Goods (LKR mn)

110,056.659

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2020

Imports: Intermediate Goods: Fuel (LKR mn)

23,521.202

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2020

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

28,356.637

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2020

Imports: Investment Goods (LKR mn)

48,192.872

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2020

Imports: India (USD mn)

3,899.000

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Imports: Japan (USD mn)

875.000

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Imports: Singapore (USD mn)

964.000

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Imports: United Arab Emirates (USD mn)

1,669.000

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Imports: China (USD mn)

4,034.000

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Export Volume Index (EVoI): 2010=100 (2010=100)

89.015

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - May 2020

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

101.005

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - May 2020

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

104.400

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - May 2020

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

-221.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Mar 2020

Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%)

-1.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn)

153.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Mar 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%)

0.7

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn)

-338.731

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn)

-28.127

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

-366.857

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%)

-0.429

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

External Debt (USD mn)

55,916.0

Dec 2019

quarterly

Dec 2012 - Dec 2019

External Debt: % of GDP (%)

67.6

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

External Debt: Short Term (USD mn)

8,249.9

Dec 2019

quarterly

Dec 2012 - Dec 2019

Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn)

8.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

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

10.0

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn)

-2.613

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Net International Investment Position (USD mn)

-44,984.617

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

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

2,649.662

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: FA: Assets (USD mn)

-156.454

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: Secondary Income: Debit (USD mn)

210.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: Secondary Income: Credit (USD mn)

1,600.386

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current & CA: Credit (USD mn)

6,309.055

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: Secondary Income (USD mn)

1,390.386

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

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

-2,384.997

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn)

7.140

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

BoP: Capital Account (CP) (USD mn)

-0.160

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

BoP: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn)

8.672

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current & Capital Account (USD mn)

-220.035

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current Account (CA) (USD mn)

-221.108

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

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

393.144

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

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

4,502.700

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

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

0.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

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

8.511

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

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

-558.108

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

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

797.396

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

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

153.043

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: FA: Liabilities (USD mn)

437.067

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

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

-366.857

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current & CA: Debit (USD mn)

6,529.090

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

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

1,986.476

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

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

1,189.080

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

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

650.881

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current Account: Credit (USD mn)

6,639.649

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

BoP: Current Account: Debit (USD mn)

7,521.524

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

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

-555.851

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

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

63.859

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

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

619.710

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

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

0.000

Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

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

192.632

Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

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

0.000

Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Debt Service Payments: USD (USD mn)

5,773.000

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

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

1,653.000

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

No of Registered Enterprises (Unit)

5,489.000

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

Monetary Last Frequency Range
Money Supply M1 (USD mn)

5,390.312

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2020

Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

40,910.742

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2020

M2 Growth (%)

14.2

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jun 2020

Reserve Requirement Ratio (%)

2.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Mar 1997 - Jul 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

6,605.1

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 1956 - Jul 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%)

8.470

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Mar 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

6.1

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2020

Gold Reserves (USD mn)

425.580

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 1977 - Jul 2020

Household Debt: % of GDP (%)

9.4

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

Total Deposits (USD mn)

50,563.002

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2020

Total Deposits Growth (%)

8.476

Dec 2019

monthly

Dec 2003 - Dec 2019

Non Performing Loans Ratio (%)

3.4

2018

yearly

1998 - 2018

Domestic Credit (USD mn)

55,668.9

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jun 2020

Domestic Credit Growth (%)

15.0

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jun 2020

Household Debt (USD mn)

7,893.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2010 - Mar 2020

Total Loans (USD mn)

32,624.043

Apr 2020

monthly

Dec 1983 - Apr 2020

Total Loans Growth (%)

10.796

Apr 2020

monthly

Dec 1984 - Apr 2020

Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%)

38.54

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Mar 2020

Official Reserve Assets (ORA) (USD mn)

7,102.020

Jul 2020

monthly

Nov 2013 - Jul 2020

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

6,605.061

Jul 2020

monthly

Nov 2013 - Jul 2020

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

1,001,900.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2020

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

7,604,100.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2020

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

1,439,826.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2010 - Mar 2020

Banking Statistics Last Frequency Range
Liquid Assets Ratio (%)

25.7

2018

yearly

2006 - 2018

Capital Adequacy Ratio (%)

16.6

2019

yearly

1998 - 2019

Central Bank: Total Asset or Liabilities (LKR mn)

2,062,165.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 1983 - Mar 2020

Commercial Banks: Total Asset or Liabilities (LKR mn)

10,254,910.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 1983 - Mar 2020

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

7.470

Jul 2020

monthly

Jun 1989 - Jul 2020

Exchange Rate against USD (LKR/USD)

185.738

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2020

Policy Rate (% pa)

4.50

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jul 2020

Short Term Interest Rate (% pa)

6.96

Jun 2020

monthly

Jul 2000 - Jun 2020

Long Term Interest Rate (% pa)

10.68

Oct 2019

monthly

Jan 2012 - Oct 2019

Real Effective Exchange Rate (2005=100)

130.4

Mar 2019

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2019

Short Term Government Bond Yield (% pa)

9.790

Jun 2019

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2019

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

3.850

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 1983 - Jun 2020

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

220.714

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jul 2020

Energy Last Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh)

1,014

Apr 2020

monthly

Aug 1998 - Apr 2020

Tourism Last Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

0

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1979 - Jul 2020

Visitor Arrivals Growth (%)

-100.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Jul 2020

Tourism Revenue (USD mn)

3,607

2019

yearly

1966 - 2019

Tourism Revenue Growth (%)

-17.7

2019

yearly

1967 - 2019

Visitor Arrivals: East Asia: China (Person)

0.000

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Jul 2020

Visitor Arrivals: South Asia: India (Person)

0.000

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Jul 2020

Visitor Arrivals: Western Europe: UK (Person)

0.000

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Jul 2020

Visitor Arrivals: Western Europe: Germany (Person)

0.000

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Jul 2020

Resident Departures (Person)

1,475,929.000

2018

yearly

1972 - 2018

Tourism Receipts: USD (USD mn)

272.30

Jun 2018

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jun 2018

Tourism Receipts (LKR mn)

712,027.000

2018

yearly

1966 - 2018

Average Length of Stay: Annual: Total (Night)

10.800

2018

yearly

1967 - 2018

Number of Hotels: Annual (Unit)

474.000

2019

yearly

1986 - 2019

Number of Hotel Rooms: Annual: Total (Unit)

24,831.000

2019

yearly

1966 - 2019

Hotel Room Occupancy Rate (%)

72.770

2018

yearly

2011 - 2018

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

34.6

Jun 2020

monthly

May 2015 - Jun 2020

Business Confidence Growth (% Point)

26.8

Jun 2020

monthly

May 2016 - Jun 2020

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

5,124.3

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Jul 2020

Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

19.0

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

P/E ratio (NA)

9.530

07 Aug 2020

daily

17 Aug 1998 - 07 Aug 2020

CSE: Turnover Value: All Shares (LKR mn)

29,071.927

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Jun 2020

CSE: Turnover: Volume: Total (Share mn)

1,126.640

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Jul 2020

CSE: Market Capitalization: Equities (LKR bn)

2,411.666

Jul 2020

monthly

Jul 1991 - Jul 2020

CSE: Number of Listed Companies (Unit)

287.000

Jul 2020

monthly

Aug 1989 - Jul 2020

CSE: Dividend Yield: All Shares (% pa)

3.570

Jul 2020

monthly

Aug 1989 - Jul 2020

CSE: PE Ratio: All Shares (Unit)

9.500

Jul 2020

monthly

Aug 1989 - Jul 2020

CSE: PB Ratio: All Shares (Unit)

0.950

Jul 2020

monthly

Sep 1991 - Jul 2020

CSE: Capital Raised: New Listing (LKR mn)

1,953.300

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

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

55,917.600

2018

yearly

1997 - 2018

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

1,469.821

2015

yearly

2005 - 2015

Container Port Throughput (TEU)

7,000,000.000

2018

yearly

2008 - 2018

Liner Shipping Connectivity Index (2004=100)

72.460

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit)

2,473,875.000

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person)

30,282,984.000

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number)

11.653

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Teledensity: Mobile (Number)

142.651

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Exports: ICT Goods (USD th)

65,608.530

2017

yearly

2000 - 2017

Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

20,920.331

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Exports: Television (USD th)

2,261.841

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Imports: ICT Goods (USD th)

1,009,107.100

2017

yearly

2000 - 2017

Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

453,731.599

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Imports: Television (USD th)

107,452.862

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Motor Vehicle New Registration (Unit)

17,408.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - May 2020

Motor Vehicle New Registration: Goods Transport (Unit)

884.00

Dec 2017

monthly

Dec 2015 - Dec 2017

Airlines: Passengers Carried: Departures (Person)

5,387,742.000

2018

yearly

2001 - 2018

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