Sri Lanka Forecast: Unemployment Rate

1990 - 2021 | Yearly | % | International Monetary Fund

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Sri Lanka’s Unemployment Rate is forecasted to be 6.300 % in Dec 2020 as reported by International Monetary Fund. It records a decrease from the last reported number of 4.900 % in Dec 2019. Looking ahead, Sri Lanka’s Unemployment Rate is projected to stand at 5.000 % in Dec 2021. The data is updated yearly and is categorized in CEIC under World Trend Plus’s Country Forecast – Table IMF.WEO: Unemployment Rate.

What is Sri Lanka's Forecast: Unemployment Rate in 2021?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

5.000

% 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021

6.300

% 2020 yearly 1990 - 2021

4.000

2012

15.897

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2021

Updated on 22 Apr 2020

Forecast: Unemployment Rate by Country Comparison

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Country/Region Last Previous Frequency Range
Afghanistan (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-09
Albania (%)

11.500

2021

11.800

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Algeria (%)

13.909

2021

15.091

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Angola (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2019-11-01
Antigua and Barbuda (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Argentina (%)

10.084

2021

10.903

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Armenia (%)

18.389

2021

18.964

2020

yearly

2001 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Australia (%)

8.924

2021

7.621

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Austria (%)

5.000

2021

5.500

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Azerbaijan (%)

4.986

2021

4.993

2020

yearly

2000 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Bahamas (%)

13.615

2021

15.203

2020

yearly

1986 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Bahrain (%)

3.810

2021

4.687

2020

yearly

2007 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Bangladesh (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Barbados (%)

11.448

2021

13.410

2020

yearly

1981 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Belarus (%)

1.829

2021

2.322

2020

yearly

1991 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Belgium (%)

6.800

2021

7.300

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Belize (%)

14.457

2021

18.676

2020

yearly

1990 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Benin (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Bhutan (%)

3.138

2017

2.100

2016

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2020-04-28
Bolivia (%)

4.000

2021

8.000

2020

yearly

2000 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%)

16.500

2021

18.000

2020

yearly

1995 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Botswana (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Brazil (%)

13.500

2021

14.700

2020

yearly

1991 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Brunei (%)

9.316

2021

9.316

2020

yearly

2011 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Bulgaria (%)

4.500

2021

8.000

2020

yearly

1989 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Burkina Faso (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Burundi (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-09
Cambodia (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-09
Cameroon (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-09
Canada (%)

7.214

2021

7.474

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Cape Verde (%)

8.500

2021

8.500

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Central African Republic (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Chad (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Chile (%)

8.880

2021

9.709

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
China (%)

3.800

2021

4.300

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Colombia (%)

11.916

2021

12.200

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Comoros (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Congo, Republic of (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Costa Rica (%)

10.500

2021

12.500

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Croatia (%)

8.000

2021

11.500

2020

yearly

1991 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Cyprus (%)

7.378

2021

8.824

2020

yearly

1982 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Czech Republic (%)

6.000

2021

7.500

2020

yearly

1995 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Congo, Democratic Republic of (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Denmark (%)

6.025

2021

6.500

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Djibouti (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Dominica (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-09
Dominican Republic (%)

7.000

2021

9.000

2020

yearly

1991 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Ecuador (%)

5.856

2021

6.477

2020

yearly

1988 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Egypt (%)

11.611

2021

10.294

2020

yearly

1990 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
El Salvador (%)

7.500

2021

7.900

2020

yearly

1988 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Equatorial Guinea (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-09
Eritrea (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Estonia (%)

4.690

2021

6.000

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Eswatini (%)

25.000

2016

25.000

2015

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2020-04-28
Ethiopia (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Fiji (%)

6.304

2021

13.351

2020

yearly

1986 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Finland (%)

8.383

2021

8.265

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
France (%)

10.397

2021

10.398

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Gabon (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2019-11-01
Gambia (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Georgia (%)

11.600

2019

12.700

2018

yearly

1996 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Germany (%)

3.452

2021

3.886

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Ghana (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-09
Greece (%)

18.987

2021

22.328

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Grenada (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Guatemala (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2019-11-01
Guinea (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-09
Guinea-Bissau (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Guyana (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-09
Haiti (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Honduras (%)

5.767

2021

8.031

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Hong Kong SAR, China (%)

3.891

2021

4.462

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Hungary (%)

3.983

2021

5.395

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Iceland (%)

7.000

2021

8.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
India (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-09
Indonesia (%)

6.000

2021

7.500

2020

yearly

1984 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Iran (%)

16.669

2021

16.327

2020

yearly

1990 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Iraq (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2019-11-01
Ireland (%)

7.866

2021

12.109

2020

yearly

1985 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Israel (%)

7.600

2021

12.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Italy (%)

10.500

2021

12.700

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Ivory Coast (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Jamaica (%)

9.125

2018

11.650

2017

yearly

1980 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-22
Japan (%)

2.267

2021

3.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Jordan (%)

19.075

2019

18.600

2018

yearly

1984 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Kazakhstan (%)

5.779

2021

7.779

2020

yearly

1994 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Kenya (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2019-11-01
Kiribati (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
South Korea (%)

4.500

2021

4.500

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Kosovo (%)

25.700

2019

29.600

2018

yearly

2012 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Kuwait (%)

1.087

2018

1.280

2017

yearly

1981 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-22
Kyrgyzstan (%)

6.605

2021

6.605

2020

yearly

1994 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Laos (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2019-11-01
Latvia (%)

6.300

2021

8.000

2020

yearly

1992 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Lebanon (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Lesotho (%)

0.000

2015

0.000

2014

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2020-04-09
Liberia (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Libya (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-09
Lithuania (%)

8.100

2021

8.900

2020

yearly

1999 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Luxembourg (%)

6.796

2021

7.717

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Macau SAR, China (%)

1.825

2021

1.975

2020

yearly

2001 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
North Macedonia (%)

18.982

2021

20.387

2020

yearly

1996 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Madagascar (%)

3.600

2012

3.600

2011

yearly

2000 - 2012

Updated on 2020-04-28
Malawi (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-09
Malaysia (%)

3.400

2021

4.900

2020

yearly

1985 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Maldives (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2019-11-01
Mali (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Malta (%)

4.400

2021

5.000

2020

yearly

1983 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Marshall Islands (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Mauritania (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Mauritius (%)

9.000

2021

17.000

2020

yearly

1982 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Mexico (%)

3.510

2021

5.327

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Micronesia (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-09
Moldova (%)

5.000

2021

3.022

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Mongolia (%)

5.686

2021

6.318

2020

yearly

2007 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Montenegro (%)

11.000

2015

11.000

2014

yearly

2003 - 2015

Updated on 2020-04-28
Morocco (%)

10.500

2021

12.500

2020

yearly

1995 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Mozambique (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Myanmar (%)

4.000

2021

4.000

2020

yearly

1998 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Namibia (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2019-11-01
Nepal (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Netherlands (%)

5.000

2021

6.500

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
New Zealand (%)

6.814

2021

9.223

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Nicaragua (%)

11.100

2021

11.061

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Niger (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2019-01-22
Nigeria (%)

22.562

2018

17.462

2017

yearly

2010 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-09
Norway (%)

7.000

2021

13.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Oman (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2019-11-01
Pakistan (%)

5.110

2021

4.500

2020

yearly

1983 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Palau (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Panama (%)

8.432

2021

8.798

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Papua New Guinea (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-09
Paraguay (%)

6.366

2021

7.065

2020

yearly

1983 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Peru (%)

7.297

2021

7.114

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Philippines (%)

5.250

2021

6.200

2020

yearly

1985 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Poland (%)

8.032

2021

9.919

2020

yearly

1990 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Portugal (%)

8.685

2021

13.940

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Qatar (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Romania (%)

6.000

2021

10.100

2020

yearly

1985 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Russia (%)

4.810

2021

4.931

2020

yearly

1992 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Rwanda (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2019-01-22
Saint Kitts and Nevis (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Saint Lucia (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-09
Samoa (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2018-07-12
San Marino (%)

8.557

2021

10.314

2020

yearly

2001 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Sao Tome and Principe (%)

13.472

2017

13.416

2016

yearly

1980 - 2017

Updated on 2020-04-28
Saudi Arabia (%)

6.000

2018

6.000

2017

yearly

1999 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-04
Senegal (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Serbia (%)

12.973

2021

13.408

2020

yearly

1997 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Seychelles (%)

3.000

2021

3.000

2020

yearly

1995 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Sierra Leone (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Singapore (%)

2.400

2021

2.450

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Slovakia (%)

7.392

2021

8.016

2020

yearly

1993 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Slovenia (%)

6.000

2021

9.000

2020

yearly

1992 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Solomon Islands (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
South Africa (%)

34.111

2021

35.313

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Spain (%)

17.477

2021

20.801

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Sri Lanka (%)

5.000

2021

6.300

2020

yearly

1990 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Sudan (%)

22.000

2021

25.000

2020

yearly

1981 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Suriname (%)

8.600

2021

9.452

2020

yearly

1994 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Sweden (%)

8.875

2021

10.064

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Switzerland (%)

2.600

2021

2.725

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Syria (%)

8.613

2010

8.139

2009

yearly

1997 - 2010

Updated on 2020-04-28
Taiwan (%)

4.000

2021

4.400

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Tajikistan (%)

2.492

2011

2.200

2010

yearly

1999 - 2011

Updated on 2019-11-04
Tanzania (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2019-11-01
Thailand (%)

1.100

2021

1.100

2020

yearly

2001 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Timor-Leste (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-09
Togo (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Tonga (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Trinidad and Tobago (%)

5.120

2021

5.040

2020

yearly

1981 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Tunisia (%)

14.889

2019

15.530

2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Turkey (%)

15.567

2021

17.200

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
Turkmenistan (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Tuvalu (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-09
Uganda (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Ukraine (%)

9.318

2021

10.053

2020

yearly

1995 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-22
United Arab Emirates (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
United Kingdom (%)

4.375

2021

4.825

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
United States (%)

9.135

2021

10.360

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Uruguay (%)

8.098

2021

10.546

2020

yearly

1983 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Uzbekistan (%)

0.200

2018

0.200

2017

yearly

1993 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-28
Vanuatu (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2019-01-22
Venezuela (%)

35.543

2018

27.886

2017

yearly

1999 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-14
Vietnam (%)

2.210

2019

2.210

2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-22
Yemen (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2019-11-01
Zambia (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2019-11-01
Zimbabwe (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2019-11-01

Sri Lanka Key Series

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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 (%)

11.367

Dec 2019

12.758

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)

8,181,442.000

Dec 2019

8,155,341.000

Sep 2019

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
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)

1,294.000

Oct 2019

1,343.000

Sep 2019

monthly

Jan 1984 - Oct 2019

Updated on 2020-06-17
Average Daily Wage: Coconut Plucking (LKR)

1,600.000

Oct 2019

1,585.000

Sep 2019

monthly

Jan 1984 - Oct 2019

Updated on 2020-06-17
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: 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 (%)

5.9

Apr 2020

7.0

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1960 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Core CPI Change (%)

3.684

May 2020

3.243

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2015 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-22
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

11.111

May 2020

12.245

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-22
Producer Price Index Growth (%)

4.206

Apr 2020

3.615

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2015 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-22
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)

6,387.465

May 2020

6,342.167

Apr 2020

monthly

Mar 1982 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Foreign Trade Last Previous Frequency Range
Trade Balance (USD mn)

-840.3

Apr 2020

-548.7

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
Total Exports (USD mn)

282.3

Apr 2020

656.4

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
Total Exports Growth (%)

-64.6

Apr 2020

-42.3

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
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)

1,122.6

Apr 2020

1,205.0

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
Total Imports Growth (%)

-29.6

Apr 2020

-30.3

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
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)

216,759.000

Apr 2020

223,002.400

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Exports fob (LKR mn)

54,510.000

Apr 2020

121,464.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Balance of Trade (LKR mn)

-101,538.400

Mar 2020

-104,200.400

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-04
Exports: Agricultural: Tea (LKR mn)

15,133.000

Apr 2020

11,570.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Exports: Agricultural: Rubber (LKR mn)

304.000

Apr 2020

251.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Exports: Agricultural: Coconut (LKR mn)

4,751.000

Feb 2020

4,454.069

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
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)

58,406.000

Apr 2020

49,427.400

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Imports: Intermediate Goods (LKR mn)

110,057.000

Apr 2020

129,486.100

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Imports: Intermediate Goods: Fuel (LKR mn)

23,521.000

Apr 2020

43,980.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Imports: Intermediate Goods: Textiles & Textile Articles (LKR mn)

33,045.000

Feb 2020

54,562.160

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Imports: Investment Goods (LKR mn)

48,193.000

Apr 2020

43,817.300

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
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)

54.400

Apr 2020

107.300

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Import Volume Index (IVoI): 2010=100 (2010=100)

139.400

Mar 2020

157.500

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-04
Terms of Trade Index: 2010=100 (2010=100)

103.577

Jan 2020

88.847

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2010 - Jan 2020

Updated on 2020-05-18
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: Current Account (CA) (USD mn)

-221.108

Mar 2020

-881.876

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: 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: 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: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn)

7.140

Dec 2019

6.050

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
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: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn)

8.672

Mar 2020

6.980

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: 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: Debit (USD mn)

4,502.700

Mar 2020

5,341.005

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: 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: 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 (USD mn)

-2,384.997

Dec 2019

-2,015.269

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
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: 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: 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: Current & Capital Account (USD mn)

-220.035

Mar 2020

-882.036

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 (USD mn)

-156.454

Mar 2020

-159.667

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: 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: Reserve Assets (RA) (USD mn)

-558.108

Mar 2020

-212.632

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: 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 (PI) (USD mn)

-555.851

Mar 2020

-737.411

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
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: 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: 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
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
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)

5,288.401

May 2020

5,186.745

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-03
Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

40,117.840

May 2020

39,017.284

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-03
M2 Growth (%)

13.629

May 2020

13.371

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-03
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 (%)

4.0

May 2020

4.0

Apr 2020

monthly

Mar 1997 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

6,046.8

May 2020

6,765.6

Apr 2020

monthly

Dec 1956 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-05
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)

6.0

Apr 2020

5.9

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
Gold Reserves (USD mn)

372.700

May 2020

369.050

Apr 2020

monthly

Dec 1977 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-05
Total Deposits (USD mn)

48,858.074

Nov 2019

48,218.481

Oct 2019

monthly

Dec 2002 - Nov 2019

Updated on 2020-06-24
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)

54,754.0

May 2020

53,071.7

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-03
Domestic Credit Growth (%)

15.9

May 2020

14.8

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-03
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)

33,642.049

Mar 2020

33,449.620

Feb 2020

monthly

Dec 1983 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
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)

992,502.310

Apr 2020

964,755.960

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Monetary Survey: DBU: Money Supply M2 (LKR mn)

7,523,800.000

May 2020

7,466,097.770

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-03
Monetary Survey: Net Domestic Assets: Domestic Credit (LKR mn)

10,268,700.000

May 2020

10,155,468.880

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-03
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)

1,919,417.000

Dec 2019

1,911,778.000

Nov 2019

monthly

Dec 1983 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Commercial Banks: Total Asset or Liabilities (LKR mn)

9,741,099.000

Dec 2019

9,624,866.000

Nov 2019

monthly

Dec 1983 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Previous Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate (% pa)

8.650

Jun 2020

9.160

May 2020

monthly

Jun 1989 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Exchange Rate against USD (LKR/USD)

185.870

Jun 2020

187.542

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-07-01
Policy Rate (% pa)

5.50

May 2020

6.00

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
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)

209.919

Apr 2020

209.415

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-04-30
Energy Last Previous Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh)

1,278

Dec 2019

1,258

Nov 2019

monthly

Aug 1998 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-23
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)

-1.4

May 2020

-51.6

Apr 2020

monthly

May 2015 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-16
Business Confidence Growth (% Point)

-2.8

May 2020

-33.6

Apr 2020

monthly

May 2016 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-16
Financial Market Last Previous Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (1985=100)

4,846.8

May 2020

4,571.6

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

19.0

2019

19.8

2018

yearly

1991 - 2019

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

9.400

09 Jul 2020

9.360

08 Jul 2020

daily

17 Aug 1998 - 09 Jul 2020

Updated on 2020-07-09
CSE: Turnover Value: All Shares (LKR mn)

22,809.293

May 2020

6,324.629

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
CSE: Turnover: Volume: Total (Share mn)

878.187

May 2020

312.791

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
CSE: Market Capitalization: Equities (LKR bn)

2,404.673

Jun 2020

2,265.994

May 2020

monthly

Jul 1991 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
CSE: Number of Listed Companies (Unit)

289.000

May 2020

289.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Aug 1989 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
CSE: Dividend Yield: All Shares (% pa)

4.050

Mar 2020

3.320

Feb 2020

monthly

Aug 1989 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-03-31
CSE: PE Ratio: All Shares (Unit)

9.500

Jun 2020

8.920

May 2020

monthly

Aug 1989 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
CSE: PB Ratio: All Shares (Unit)

0.960

Jun 2020

0.900

May 2020

monthly

Sep 1991 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
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)

35,195.000

Jan 2020

25,815.000

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 1983 - Jan 2020

Updated on 2020-03-23
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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