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Sri Lanka Foreign Direct Investment

1977 - 2017 | Quarterly | USD mn | CEIC

Sri Lanka's Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 963.5 USD mn in Dec 2017, compared with an increase of 46.5 USD mn in the previous quarter. Sri Lanka's Foreign Direct Investment: USD mn net flows data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 1977 to Dec 2017. The data reached an all-time high of 963.5 USD mn in Dec 2017 and a record low of -0.8 USD mn in Mar 1977. CEIC extends history for quarterly Foreign Direct Investment. The Central Bank of Sri Lanka provides Foreign Direct Investment in USD based on BPM6. Foreign Direct Investment prior to Q1 2012 is based on BPM5 and prior to Q1 1997 is sourced from the International Monetary Fund.

In the latest reports of Sri Lanka, Current Account recorded a deficit of 1.1 USD bn in Dec 2017. Sri Lanka's Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 17.9 USD mn in Dec 2017. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 219.4 USD mn in Dec 2017. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 23.1 USD bn in Dec 2017.

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What was Sri Lanka's Foreign Direct Investment in Dec 2017?

Last

963.5

Dec 2017
Previous

46.5

Sep 2017
Min

-0.8

Mar 1977
Max

963.5

Dec 2017
Unit

USD mn

Frequency

quarterly

Range

Mar 1977 - Dec 2017

Updated on 03 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

963.5

Dec 2017

46.5

Sep 2017

-0.8

Mar 1977

963.5

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Dec 2017

Updated on 03 Apr 2018

View Sri Lanka's Foreign Direct Investment from Mar 1977 to Dec 2017 in the chart:

Foreign Direct Investment Sri Lanka

Series Details
Series ID

294324902

Name

Foreign Direct Investment Sri Lanka

Country

Sri Lanka

Frequency

Quarterly

Unit

USD mn

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generated

First Date

Mar 1977

Last Date

Dec 2017

Last Updated

03 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

75.0

Variance

13,292.7

Standard deviation

115.3

Skewness

4.1

Kurtosis

24.5

Coefficient variation

1.5

Median

37.5

Max
Dec 2017

963.5

Min
Mar 1977

-0.8

Previous observation
Sep 2017

46.5

Last observation
Dec 2017

963.5

Number of Observations

163

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518.7

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812.8

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338.8

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468.2

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477.1

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1,286.9

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367.4

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5,357.7

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830.8

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791.7

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0.0

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1,388.4

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Mar 1976 - Mar 2017

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80.1

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58.9

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80.1

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2,205.4

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-712.4

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2,293.5

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340.8

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106.1

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1,262.9

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699.0

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990.1

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-396.2

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2,256.5

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14,886.8

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22,250.5

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46.5

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963.5

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352.0

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425.9

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713.6

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468.7

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293.0

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114.0

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80.1

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124.9

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990.3

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646.3

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753.7

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437.8

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52.7

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620.2

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48.8

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-74.3

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347.3

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60.5

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68.3

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-21.4

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261.4

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191.8

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144.6

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-3,862.6

May 2016

524.0

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6,762.0

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5,140.0

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-1,609.8

Mar 2013

16,391.9

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Mar 2007 - Dec 2017

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188.3

Dec 2017

110.8

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-90.4

Mar 2016

859.8

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1,741.6

Dec 2017

7,859.5

Sep 2017

-3,922.5

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40,140.3

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266.3

Jan 2018

143.4

Dec 2017

41.9

Feb 2013

336.3

Nov 2017

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monthly

Jan 2013 - Jan 2018

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10.1

Jun 2017

-64.2

Mar 2017

-122.5

Sep 2015

44.5

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quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

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Turkey

606.0

Jan 2018

832.0

Dec 2017

-697.0

Jul 2000

6,837.0

May 2006

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1992 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-12
Ukraine

539.0

Dec 2017

587.0

Sep 2017

-470.0

Mar 2014

6,502.0

Dec 2005

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Morocco

748.5

Dec 2017

437.5

Sep 2017

243.4

Sep 2016

1,357.9

Dec 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
Nigeria

959.5

Dec 2017

798.4

Sep 2017

501.8

Dec 2015

3,084.9

Dec 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Oman

1,680.1

2016

-2,171.7

2015

-2,171.7

2015

3,331.6

2007

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Qatar

195.9

Dec 2017

224.2

Sep 2017

-479.1

Dec 2012

1,037.6

Sep 2012

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quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Saudi Arabia

264.2

Dec 2017

271.2

Sep 2017

264.2

Dec 2017

11,746.5

Dec 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
South Africa

-995.3

Dec 2017

1,231.9

Sep 2017

-1,430.4

Dec 2006

6,557.1

Jun 2001

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Sudan

381.5

Dec 2017

299.1

Sep 2017

0.4

Dec 1996

1,565.2

Mar 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Syria

804.2

2011

1,469.2

2010

-0.1

1970

2,569.5

2009

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2011

Updated on 2018-03-14
Tunisia

208.4

Dec 2017

242.0

Sep 2017

-378.8

Mar 2011

2,514.2

Sep 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Yemen

-15.4

2015

-233.1

2014

-517.8

2011

1,554.6

2008

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yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2018-03-26
United Arab Emirates

10,347.2

2017

9,612.0

2016

-985.3

1999

14,186.5

2007

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yearly

1970 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
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2,184.6

Dec 2017

1,578.3

Sep 2017

-858.2

Dec 2011

4,800.4

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quarterly

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294.6

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282.5

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282.5

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494.2

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494.2

2015

USD mn

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017-12-18
European Union

9,386.9

Jan 2018

-31,196.7

Dec 2017

-187,533.6

Jul 2017

237,008.0

Oct 2013

USD mn

monthly

Apr 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-06
Kenya

393.4

2016

619.7

2015

0.4

1988

1,491.2

2009

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Iran

3,372.0

2016

2,050.0

2015

-361.9

1990

4,661.7

2012

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-25
Lebanon

265.6

Jun 2017

134.2

May 2017

-34.7

Mar 2011

872.5

Dec 2009

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on 2017-12-13
Kosovo

86.8

Dec 2017

77.0

Sep 2017

-5.0

Jun 2014

179.3

Dec 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30

More Indicators for Sri Lanka

Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Government Debt: % of GDP

77.6

2017

78.8

2016

68.7

2012

102.3

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Business Confidence: Net Balance

11.2

Feb 2018

3.4

Jan 2018

-16.8

Apr 2016

34.6

May 2015

% Point

monthly

May 2015 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Total Imports Growth

12.0

Jan 2018

12.8

Dec 2017

-52.3

Apr 2009

99.7

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Money Supply M2

37,328.06

Jan 2018

37,001.95

Dec 2017

3,215.06

Jan 1994

37,328.06

Jan 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-06
Forecast: Government Revenue

3,612.56

2022

3,256.48

2021

74.66

1990

3,612.56

2022

LKR bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Teledensity: Fixed Line

11.39

2016

15.21

2015

0.23

1960

17.24

2011

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Real GDP Growth

3.2

Dec 2017

2.9

Sep 2017

0.5

Dec 2013

16.1

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Labour Productivity Growth

-0.44

Dec 2017

0.80

Sep 2017

-1.06

Jun 2017

9.55

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Jun 2013 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Domestic Credit Growth

10.8

Jan 2018

12.5

Dec 2017

-1.0

Apr 2010

42.7

Mar 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-06
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

21.8

2017

23.1

2016

7.5

2000

34.5

2010

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Total Imports

2,014.5

Jan 2018

2,048.5

Dec 2017

91.0

Feb 1983

2,048.5

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-14
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

3.69

Feb 2018

8.99

Jan 2018

-4.21

Jan 2016

42.83

May 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

5,340.46

2022

4,986.48

2021

344.06

1980

5,340.46

2022

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

33.33

2016

0.02

2009

0.02

2009

33.33

2016

USD th

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Public Consumption: % of GDP

9.3

Dec 2017

8.6

Sep 2017

7.0

Mar 2012

9.6

Jun 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Equity Market Index

6,476.8

Mar 2018

6,551.8

Feb 2018

137.5

Nov 1988

7,798.0

Feb 2011

1985=100

monthly

Jan 1987 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Domestic Credit

49,378.3

Jan 2018

49,015.7

Dec 2017

4,964.3

Feb 1996

49,378.3

Jan 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-06
Non Performing Loans Ratio

2.6

2016

3.2

2015

2.6

2016

15.8

1999

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017-04-26
Visitor Arrivals

235,618

Feb 2018

238,924

Jan 2018

7,650

Jun 1987

244,536

Dec 2017

Person

monthly

Jan 1979 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Core CPI Change

1.97

Feb 2018

2.06

Jan 2018

1.97

Feb 2018

7.45

Jun 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Forecast: Government Expenditure

4,351.47

2022

3,932.88

2021

99.81

1990

4,351.47

2022

LKR bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

1,777.50

Dec 2017

8,600.00

Dec 2016

700.00

Jun 2012

8,600.00

Dec 2016

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Population

21.4

2017

21.2

2016

7.1

1948

21.4

2017

Person mn

yearly

1948 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Capital Adequacy Ratio

15.6

2016

15.3

2015

8.6

2001

17.5

2013

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2018-02-07
Household Debt: % of GDP

7.5

2016

7.0

2015

6.3

2014

8.0

2012

%

yearly

2010 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-29
Short Term Interest Rate

10.08

Mar 2018

10.00

Feb 2018

6.57

Jan 2015

26.17

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jul 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Gold Reserves

894.73

Mar 2018

945.07

Feb 2018

0.00

Dec 1977

985.64

Sep 2013

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1977 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-06
Forecast: Government Net Debt

14,351.32

2022

13,461.87

2021

310.78

1990

14,351.32

2022

LKR bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

14,228.30

Dec 2017

26,300.00

Dec 2016

2,000.00

Dec 2010

26,300.00

Dec 2016

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
GDP Deflator Growth

7.9

Dec 2017

10.0

Sep 2017

-3.5

Dec 2011

13.3

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Unemployment Rate

4.00

Dec 2017

4.20

Sep 2017

3.90

Dec 2012

5.10

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on Mar 2018
Direct Investment Abroad

17.9

Dec 2017

17.9

Sep 2017

13.2

Dec 2015

59.2

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-03
Long Term Interest Rate

10.36

Nov 2017

10.31

Sep 2017

7.88

Dec 2014

13.93

Mar 2016

% pa

monthly

Jan 2012 - Nov 2017

Updated on 2017-12-21
Total Exports

965.4

Jan 2018

1,019.5

Dec 2017

55.9

Apr 1983

1,070.1

Mar 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-14
Bank Lending Rate

11.55

Mar 2018

11.43

Feb 2018

6.35

Dec 2014

22.86

Feb 2001

% pa

monthly

Jun 1989 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
External Debt: % of GDP

58.2

2016

59.0

2015

38.8

2008

60.5

1994

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-29
Producer Price Index Growth

10.4

Jan 2018

14.4

Dec 2017

-3.4

Jan 2016

20.3

Apr 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Trade Balance

-1,049.1

Jan 2018

-1,029.0

Dec 2017

-1,100.6

Nov 2011

110.1

Aug 2002

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Tax Revenue

10,958.21

2017

10,043.95

2016

1,527.06

1990

10,958.21

2017

USD mn

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

17,737.84

2022

16,655.71

2021

1,135.08

1980

17,737.84

2022

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-13
Exchange Rate against USD

155.639

Mar 2018

154.774

Feb 2018

4.762

Nov 1967

155.639

Mar 2018

LKR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
Foreign Exchange Reserves

6,343.2

Mar 2018

6,906.5

Feb 2018

38.0

Apr 1970

8,501.4

Aug 2011

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1956 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-06
Visitor Arrivals Growth

19.3

Feb 2018

8.9

Jan 2018

-75.4

Aug 1983

227.7

Aug 1984

%

monthly

Jan 1980 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

5.20

2022

5.10

2021

-3.13

1992

12.16

1996

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-5.5

2017

-5.4

2016

-9.9

2009

-5.1

1992

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

3.2

Feb 2018

5.4

Jan 2018

-65.2

Feb 1959

32.5

Aug 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1958 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
External Debt

51,909.3

Dec 2017

49,688.7

Sep 2017

37,098.1

Dec 2012

51,909.3

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Real Effective Exchange Rate

139.6

Feb 2018

142.3

Jan 2018

90.8

Feb 2004

155.1

Jan 2015

2005=100

monthly

Jan 2003 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
Gross National Product

22,321.50

Dec 2017

21,183.94

Sep 2017

12,223.55

Mar 2010

22,321.50

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Gross Savings Rate

31.0

Dec 2017

25.5

Sep 2017

13.9

Mar 2010

32.9

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Labour Force Participation Rate

54.1

Dec 2017

53.6

Sep 2017

51.5

Jun 2012

54.7

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-1.9

Sep 2017

-3.6

Jun 2017

-11.8

Jun 2008

2.4

Sep 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
M2 Growth

17.5

Dec 2017

18.5

Nov 2017

8.0

Apr 1997

23.4

Apr 1996

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
Reserve Requirement Ratio

7.5

Mar 2018

7.5

Feb 2018

6.0

Dec 2015

12.0

Jul 1999

%

monthly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Private Consumption Expenditure

13,798.16

Dec 2017

14,307.06

Sep 2017

9,288.00

Jun 2010

14,312.92

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Investment: % of GDP

39.1

Dec 2017

31.1

Sep 2017

21.1

Mar 2010

44.0

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Business Confidence Growth

-3.0

Feb 2018

-9.0

Jan 2018

Apr 2018

Apr 2018

% Point

monthly

May 2016 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

4.2

Dec 2017

0.2

Sep 2017

0.2

Sep 2017

4.2

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Policy Rate

7.25

Mar 2018

7.25

Feb 2018

6.00

Jan 2016

20.00

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

6,385.41

Dec 2017

5,346.46

Sep 2017

2,980.12

Jun 2010

6,385.41

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-2.41

2022

-2.22

2021

-4.62

2011

-0.05

1984

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

4.00

2022

4.00

2021

4.00

2022

15.90

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017-04-18
Aluminum: Exports

3,128.36

2016

3,935.41

2015

101.00

1996

45,444.72

2005

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Industrial Production Index Growth

-0.4

Oct 2017

4.6

Sep 2017

-11.4

Apr 2016

26.3

Jul 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2010 - Oct 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
Household Expenditure per Capita

1,224.39

2016

991.33

2013

174.95

1981

1,224.39

2016

USD

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
External Debt: Short Term

7,744.7

Dec 2017

6,744.3

Sep 2017

6,419.0

Dec 2012

7,806.1

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
P/E ratio

10.73

19 Apr 2018

10.77

18 Apr 2018

4.40

18 Jun 2001

29.53

14 Feb 2011

NA

daily

17 Aug 1998 - 19 Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-19
Tourism Revenue

3,631

2017

3,518

2016

1

1967

3,631

2017

USD mn

yearly

1966 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Employed Persons

8,299,911.00

Dec 2017

8,163,869.00

Sep 2017

7,339,261.00

Jun 2012

8,299,911.00

Dec 2017

Person

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-54.1

2017

105.3

2016

-54.1

2017

166.7

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

5.00

2022

5.00

2021

1.48

1985

26.14

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

4.59

2022

4.73

2021

-16.35

2009

18.26

2000

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

481,183.06

2016

415,474.56

2015

49,273.59

2001

481,183.06

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Imports: Television

104,767.45

2016

94,452.56

2015

16,704.85

2009

104,767.45

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Number of Subscriber Mobile

25,797,199.00

2016

23,899,642.00

2015

0.00

1989

25,797,199.00

2016

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Container Port Throughput

5,550,000.00

2016

5,185,467.00

2015

3,464,297.00

2009

5,550,000.00

2016

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-25
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

69.42

2017

61.91

2016

33.36

2005

69.42

2017

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
Exports: Medicament

19.47

2014

7.76

2012

7.76

2012

19.47

2014

USD th

yearly

2005 - 2014

Updated on 2017-06-16
Imports: Medicament

221,577.65

2016

202,977.33

2015

22,505.90

1999

221,577.65

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
GDP per Capita

4,065.00

2017

3,857.00

2016

140.00

1962

4,065.00

2017

USD

yearly

1959 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Private Consumption: % of GDP

59.7

Dec 2017

65.8

Sep 2017

59.2

Dec 2016

77.3

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Total Deposits

46,095.37

Oct 2017

45,904.88

Sep 2017

6,984.58

Dec 2002

46,095.37

Oct 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Oct 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
Imports: ICT Goods

799,936.41

2015

651,807.67

2014

189,449.65

2001

799,936.41

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017-02-22
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

17,939.43

2016

13,020.33

2015

2,323.78

2007

46,296.68

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Exports: Television

500.29

2016

2,528.36

2015

1.34

2009

6,273.47

2003

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

2,479,802.00

2016

3,287,676.00

2015

22,772.00

1960

3,608,392.00

2011

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Teledensity: Mobile

118.49

2016

110.59

2015

0.00

1989

118.49

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

34,725.29

2016

29,801.16

2015

3,119.00

1995

34,725.29

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Minerals Production

182,928.00

2015

363,672.00

2014

174,311.00

2013

363,672.00

2014

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017-05-19
National Government Debt

67,231.0

Dec 2017

67,045.8

Sep 2017

54,951.3

Mar 2014

67,231.0

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Nominal GDP

23,113.3

Dec 2017

21,731.1

Sep 2017

4,097.0

Jun 2002

23,113.3

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Household Income per Capita

1,385.43

2016

1,102.56

2013

125.25

1981

1,385.43

2016

USD

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Current Account Balance

-1,090.1

Dec 2017

-182.1

Sep 2017

-1,695.3

Dec 2011

274.0

Sep 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-03
Electricity Production

1,211

Dec 2017

1,183

Nov 2017

452

Sep 2001

1,306

Aug 2017

GWh

monthly

Aug 1998 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

9.9

2016

10.1

2015

2.3

2006

11.4

2011

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-29
Liquid Assets Ratio

32.2

2014

31.9

2013

26.6

2012

35.2

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2014

Updated on 2016-05-25
Household Debt

6,616.5

Sep 2017

6,380.4

Jun 2017

2,814.8

Jun 2010

6,616.5

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Motor Vehicles Sales

16,006

2017

34,900

2016

3,000

2010

34,900

2016

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

3.3

Jan 2018

3.4

Dec 2017

0.6

Jun 1989

5.8

May 2014

NA

monthly

Jan 1982 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Foreign Portfolio Investment

219.41

Dec 2017

480.55

Sep 2017

-756.02

Sep 2015

1,943.02

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-03
Total Exports Growth

11.6

Jan 2018

18.7

Dec 2017

-50.3

Nov 1985

134.6

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Tourism Revenue Growth

3.2

2017

18.0

2016

-23.2

1996

114.7

1972

%

yearly

1967 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Nominal GDP Growth

11.32

Dec 2017

13.13

Sep 2017

3.24

Dec 2015

24.05

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Public Consumption Expenditure

2,151.68

Dec 2017

1,875.11

Sep 2017

1,097.23

Mar 2010

2,151.68

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Money Supply M1

5,030.53

Jan 2018

5,181.29

Dec 2017

1,168.07

Jan 1994

5,218.72

Dec 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-06
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

7.98

Dec 2017

7.34

Sep 2017

5.01

Mar 2017

11.70

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Forecast: Population

22.14

2022

21.99

2021

14.60

1980

22.14

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-04-18
Motor Vehicle Registered

1,469.82

2015

1,313.71

2014

899.54

2005

1,469.82

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017-06-27
Exports: ICT Goods

36,502.32

2015

69,820.07

2014

23,880.33

2009

148,842.11

2000

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017-02-22