Sri Lanka Foreign Exchange Reserves

1956 - 2020 | Monthly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Sri Lanka Foreign Exchange Reserves was measured at 5.1 USD bn in Nov 2020, compared with 5.4 USD bn in the previous month. Sri Lanka Foreign Exchange Reserves: USD mn data is updated monthly, available from Dec 1956 to Nov 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 9.0 USD bn in Apr 2018 and a record low of 38.0 USD mn in Apr 1970. CEIC extends history for monthly Foreign Exchange Reserves. The Central Bank of Sri Lanka provides Foreign Exchange Reserves in USD. Foreign Exchange Reserves prior to November 2013 is sourced from the International Monetary Fund.

In the latest reports, Sri Lanka's Foreign Exchange Reserves equaled 3.9 Months of Import in Oct 2020. Its Money Supply M2 increased 21.1 % YoY in Oct 2020. Sri Lanka Domestic Credit reached 61.5 USD bn in Oct 2020, representing an increased of 22.9 % YoY. The country's Non Performing Loans Ratio stood at 4.7 % in Dec 2019, compared with the ratio of 3.4 % in the previous year.

View Sri Lanka's Foreign Exchange Reserves from Dec 1956 to Nov 2020 in the chart:

Sri Lanka Foreign Exchange Reserves

What was Sri Lanka's Foreign Exchange Reserves in Nov 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
5,101.1 Nov 2020 5,379.3 Oct 2020 38.0 Apr 1970 9,018.4 Apr 2018 USD mn monthly Dec 1956 - Nov 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 4,371.1 Oct 2020 monthly Dec 1993 - Oct 2020
Algeria (USD mn) 48,491.2 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1968 - Oct 2020
Argentina (USD mn) 33,385.7 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 1956 - Nov 2020
Armenia (USD mn) 2,405.0 Sep 2020 monthly Dec 1993 - Sep 2020
Australia (USD mn) 32,620.6 Dec 2020 monthly Jul 1969 - Dec 2020
Austria (USD mn) 9,620.1 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1957 - Dec 2020
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 7,143.8 Oct 2020 monthly Dec 1992 - Oct 2020
Bahrain (USD mn) 1,883.2 Sep 2020 monthly Oct 1965 - Sep 2020
Bangladesh (USD mn) 41,032.8 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1972 - Dec 2020
Belarus (USD mn) 3,890.9 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 2002 - Dec 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -7.1 Mar 2020 quarterly Dec 2014 - Mar 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 9,715.872 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 8.9 Mar 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 78,253.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 91.3 Mar 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (LKR bn) 4,748.005 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (LKR bn) 23,368.660 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (LKR bn) 2,958.922 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Government Debt: Foreign (LKR mn) 6,528,826.088 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
Government Debt: Domestic (LKR mn) 7,940,278.132 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
Overall Fiscal Surplus/Deficit (LKR mn) -418,100.932 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
Government Revenue & Grants​: Revenue (LKR mn) 365,529.195 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
Government Expenditure & Lending Minus Repayments (LR) (LKR mn) 784,282.227 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
Government Expenditure & LR: Recurrent (LKR mn) 701,378.300 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
Government Expenditure & LR: Capital & Net Lending (LKR mn) 82,903.927 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020

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