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Sri Lanka Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

1982 - 2017 | monthly | NA | CEIC Generated

Sri Lanka's Foreign Exchange Reserves equaled 3.6 Months of Import in Aug 2017, compared with the ratio of 3.6 in the previous month. Sri Lanka's Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import data is updated monthly, available from Jan 1982 to Aug 2017. The data reached an all-time high of 5.8 in May 2014 and a record low of 0.6 in Jun 1989. CEIC calculates Foreign Exchange Reserves as Months of Import from monthly Foreign Exchange Reserves and monthly Imports. The Central Bank of Sri Lanka provides Foreign Exchange Reserves in USD and Imports 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 was measured at 6.3 USD bn in Sep 2017. Its Money Supply M2 increased 22.3 % YoY in Aug 2017. Sri Lanka's Domestic Credit reached 48.0 USD bn in Aug 2017, representing an increased of 16.9 % YoY. The country's Non Performing Loans Ratio stood at 2.6 % in Dec 2016, compared with the ratio of 3.2 % in the previous year.

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What was Sri Lanka's Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import in Aug 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

3.6

Aug 2017

3.6

Jul 2017

0.6

Jun 1989

5.8

May 2014

NA

monthly

Jan 1982 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017

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More Countries for Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

0.2

Aug 2017

0.2

Jul 2017

0.2

Mar 2015

1.4

Feb 1991

NA

monthly

Jan 1989 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Canada

1.9

Aug 2017

2.1

Jul 2017

1.0

May 2006

2.4

Jan 2016

NA

monthly

Jun 1999 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
France

0.9

Aug 2017

0.8

Jul 2017

0.4

Mar 2012

1.0

Aug 2007

NA

monthly

Feb 2004 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Germany

0.4

Aug 2017

0.4

Jul 2017

0.3

Mar 2011

6.1

Sep 1973

NA

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Italy

1.2

Aug 2017

1.0

Jul 2017

0.6

Mar 2008

2.0

Aug 2003

NA

monthly

Dec 1999 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Japan

21.7

Sep 2017

21.5

Aug 2017

9.6

Oct 2000

26.3

Feb 2009

NA

monthly

Apr 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
United Kingdom

2.4

Aug 2017

2.5

Jul 2017

0.7

Jul 2008

2.5

Jul 2017

NA

monthly

Jul 1999 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Austria

0.5

Jul 2017

0.6

Jun 2017

0.4

Mar 2010

6.3

Sep 1958

NA

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Belgium

0.3

Aug 2017

0.4

Jul 2017

0.2

Mar 2011

0.9

Jul 1999

NA

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bulgaria

8.8

Aug 2017

8.9

Jul 2017

4.3

Mar 2006

9.9

Sep 2016

NA

monthly

Sep 2003 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Cyprus

0.1

Aug 2017

0.1

Jul 2017

0.0

Apr 2013

10.2

Feb 2002

NA

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Czech Republic

10.8

Aug 2017

11.7

Jul 2017

2.7

Oct 2007

11.7

Jul 2017

NA

monthly

Mar 2000 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Denmark

8.5

Aug 2017

9.0

Jul 2017

2.4

Oct 2008

15.8

Feb 2015

NA

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Estonia

0.2

Aug 2017

0.2

Jul 2017

0.1

Sep 2011

4.9

May 2009

NA

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Finland

1.1

Aug 2017

1.1

Jul 2017

0.7

Mar 2011

3.0

Feb 2002

NA

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Greece

0.5

Aug 2017

0.3

Jul 2017

0.0

Aug 2011

0.8

Jan 2004

NA

monthly

Jan 2004 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Hungary

3.1

Jul 2017

3.0

Jun 2017

2.2

Apr 2004

7.3

Aug 2009

NA

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Iceland

11.7

Aug 2017

10.2

Jul 2017

1.3

Mar 2001

22.3

Feb 2012

NA

monthly

Oct 2000 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ireland

0.3

Aug 2017

0.3

Jul 2017

0.0

Nov 2012

1.5

Jan 1999

NA

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Latvia

2.4

Aug 2017

2.5

Jul 2017

1.9

Oct 2014

9.3

Jan 2010

NA

monthly

Jan 1997 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Lithuania

0.4

Aug 2017

0.4

Jul 2017

0.1

Jul 2015

4.6

Feb 2010

NA

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Argentina

6.9

Aug 2017

7.0

Jul 2017

3.4

Jan 1990

22.1

Feb 2002

NA

monthly

Jan 1990 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Luxembourg

0.1

Jul 2017

0.1

Jun 2017

0.0

Mar 1999

0.3

May 2008

NA

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Malta

1.5

Aug 2017

1.2

Jul 2017

0.2

Nov 2011

9.9

Jan 2004

NA

monthly

Oct 1994 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bolivia

10.0

Aug 2017

11.5

Jul 2017

2.5

Feb 2003

21.4

Feb 2010

NA

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Netherlands

0.1

Jul 2017

0.1

Jun 2017

0.1

May 2017

0.5

Aug 2002

NA

monthly

Sep 1999 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Norway

9.0

Sep 2017

8.9

Aug 2017

4.8

Mar 2011

12.3

Apr 2017

NA

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Brazil

27.6

Sep 2017

26.9

Aug 2017

6.3

Mar 2001

34.2

Apr 2017

NA

monthly

Nov 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Poland

5.7

Aug 2017

5.7

Jul 2017

3.3

Oct 2007

7.5

Jan 2000

NA

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Chile

7.3

Sep 2017

6.9

Aug 2017

3.5

Apr 2008

12.3

Feb 2003

NA

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Portugal

1.5

Aug 2017

1.4

Jul 2017

0.1

Jan 2012

3.5

Aug 2002

NA

monthly

Dec 1999 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Colombia

10.9

Aug 2017

12.2

Jul 2017

1.7

Jul 1984

20.0

Dec 1991

NA

monthly

Jan 1980 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Romania

5.6

Aug 2017

5.4

Jul 2017

4.7

Sep 2008

9.9

Jan 2009

NA

monthly

Apr 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Slovakia

0.2

Aug 2017

0.2

Jul 2017

0.0

Oct 2012

6.6

Feb 2005

NA

monthly

Jan 2004 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Slovenia

0.1

Aug 2017

0.1

Jul 2017

0.1

May 2013

8.7

Aug 2003

NA

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Ecuador

1.3

Aug 2017

1.9

Jul 2017

0.2

Dec 2012

3.8

May 2008

NA

monthly

Jan 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Mexico

4.3

Aug 2017

4.9

Jul 2017

2.0

Aug 2000

6.5

Feb 2015

NA

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Spain

1.7

Jul 2017

1.7

Jun 2017

0.3

Apr 2008

10.9

Aug 1992

NA

monthly

Jan 1987 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Panama

2.9

Jan 2017

3.4

Dec 2016

1.3

Oct 2004

6.6

Feb 2003

NA

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jan 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Sweden

4.1

Aug 2017

4.8

Jul 2017

1.6

Jun 2008

5.2

Jul 2016

NA

monthly

Mar 2000 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Switzerland

32.0

Sep 2017

33.1

Aug 2017

2.5

Jul 2008

33.7

Apr 2017

NA

monthly

Jun 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Peru

17.0

Aug 2017

18.9

Jul 2017

1.4

Jul 1990

22.7

Feb 2016

NA

monthly

Jan 1985 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Uruguay

18.4

Aug 2017

21.6

Jul 2017

5.4

Jan 2008

26.4

Jan 2016

NA

monthly

Aug 2003 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Venezuela

0.5

Oct 2014

0.6

Sep 2014

0.3

May 2012

20.8

Jun 2003

NA

monthly

Jan 1994 - Oct 2014

Updated on Aug 2017
Algeria

31.7

Jun 2017

24.9

May 2017

6.3

Jan 2000

63.1

Nov 2009

NA

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bangladesh

7.8

Jul 2017

9.7

Jun 2017

0.9

Mar 1990

9.7

Jun 2017

NA

monthly

Jul 1986 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Brunei

9.3

Jun 2017

11.3

May 2017

2.6

Aug 2011

18.1

Jan 2014

NA

monthly

Jan 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Cambodia

8.4

Mar 2017

7.7

Dec 2016

2.6

Sep 2005

8.4

Mar 2017

NA

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Bahrain

2.4

2015

3.5

2014

0.9

1966

7.2

1986

NA

yearly

1966 - 2015

Updated on 2017
China

18.3

Sep 2017

19.6

Aug 2017

7.6

Nov 2000

37.2

Jan 2009

NA

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Botswana

16.6

Jun 2017

18.7

May 2017

7.6

Jul 2012

35.5

Jan 2003

NA

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Hong Kong

8.8

Aug 2017

9.1

Jul 2017

4.1

Oct 2008

11.8

Feb 2016

NA

monthly

Apr 2000 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
India

10.5

Aug 2017

10.9

Jul 2017

0.5

Dec 1990

16.2

Apr 2004

NA

monthly

Apr 1990 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Israel

18.0

Aug 2017

18.3

Jul 2017

4.9

Mar 2008

21.6

Sep 2015

NA

monthly

Dec 2001 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Indonesia

9.7

Sep 2017

9.1

Aug 2017

4.5

Jul 2008

11.7

Jun 2017

NA

monthly

Jan 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Jordan

6.8

Jul 2017

8.3

Jun 2017

0.1

Jun 1988

16.7

Jan 1974

NA

monthly

Jan 1972 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
South Korea

9.0

Sep 2017

9.3

Aug 2017

1.3

Jan 1988

12.2

Feb 2016

NA

monthly

Jan 1971 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Malawi

4.8

Mar 2016

4.1

Feb 2016

0.4

Nov 2008

20.1

Apr 2001

NA

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2016

Updated on Aug 2017
Malaysia

5.7

Aug 2017

5.8

Jul 2017

3.7

Mar 2001

12.0

Feb 2009

NA

monthly

Apr 2000 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Laos

2.4

Mar 2017

1.9

Dec 2016

1.7

Jun 2014

6.3

Jun 2009

NA

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Macau

25.2

Aug 2017

25.8

Jul 2017

13.9

Jun 2000

56.5

Feb 2011

NA

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Nepal

11.9

Aug 2017

10.0

Jul 2017

5.6

Apr 2011

29.3

Oct 2015

NA

monthly

Aug 2003 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
New Zealand

5.3

Aug 2017

5.1

Jul 2017

3.1

Sep 2005

8.1

Feb 2009

NA

monthly

Sep 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Pakistan

3.1

Aug 2017

3.2

Jul 2017

0.5

Dec 1996

10.8

Nov 2003

NA

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Philippines

9.0

Aug 2017

10.3

Jul 2017

0.3

Oct 1983

15.3

Jan 2013

NA

monthly

Jan 1979 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Singapore

10.3

Sep 2017

9.5

Aug 2017

5.5

Jul 2008

11.4

Jan 2016

NA

monthly

Apr 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Sri Lanka

3.6

Aug 2017

3.6

Jul 2017

0.6

Jun 1989

5.8

May 2014

NA

monthly

Jan 1982 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Taiwan

20.2

Sep 2017

20.3

Aug 2017

1.3

Mar 1981

32.4

Jan 2009

NA

monthly

Jan 1981 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Thailand

10.3

Sep 2017

9.8

Aug 2017

4.2

Jan 1991

13.5

Feb 2009

NA

monthly

Jan 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Vietnam

2.2

Jun 2017

2.1

May 2017

1.3

Mar 2011

6.7

Jan 2009

NA

monthly

Mar 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Albania

6.1

Jul 2017

6.1

Jun 2017

2.7

Dec 1996

25.3

Mar 1997

NA

monthly

Dec 1993 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Armenia

5.3

Sep 2017

6.7

Aug 2017

2.5

May 2000

11.1

Jan 2016

NA

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Azerbaijan

7.5

Jul 2017

11.8

Jun 2017

0.0

Mar 1994

27.9

Mar 2014

NA

monthly

Mar 1994 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Belarus

1.7

Aug 2017

1.8

Jul 2017

0.3

Nov 2004

2.2

Jan 2010

NA

monthly

Dec 2002 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

6.5

Aug 2017

6.1

Jul 2017

1.4

Dec 2000

9.2

Jan 2016

NA

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Croatia

7.9

Jul 2017

7.5

Jun 2017

3.2

Jun 1999

10.3

Aug 2015

NA

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Georgia

4.1

Sep 2017

3.8

Aug 2017

1.3

Jun 1997

6.4

Jan 2010

NA

monthly

Oct 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Kazakhstan

8.1

Aug 2017

8.6

Jul 2017

3.9

Nov 2005

15.9

Jan 2010

NA

monthly

Dec 2002 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Kyrgyzstan

4.1

Jul 2017

4.2

Jun 2017

2.3

Dec 2014

6.7

Apr 2010

NA

monthly

Jan 2006 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Macedonia

3.8

Aug 2017

3.7

Jul 2017

2.7

Dec 2004

6.1

Jan 2015

NA

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Moldova

5.8

Aug 2017

6.2

Jul 2017

2.3

Dec 2005

8.8

Jan 2014

NA

monthly

Jan 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Mongolia

2.9

Jul 2017

2.7

Jun 2017

1.0

Dec 1999

11.6

Feb 2013

NA

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Mauritius

11.0

Jul 2017

11.0

Jun 2017

2.9

Dec 2006

13.1

Feb 2017

NA

monthly

Jan 2006 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Montenegro

3.4

Aug 2017

3.1

Jul 2017

1.0

Jan 2005

7.5

Jan 2017

NA

monthly

Jan 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Russia

15.9

Aug 2017

17.0

Jul 2017

2.2

Aug 1998

42.7

Jan 2009

NA

monthly

Jan 1998 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Serbia

6.3

Aug 2017

5.9

Jul 2017

2.5

Dec 2004

13.8

Jan 2010

NA

monthly

Jan 2004 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Tajikistan

0.3

Jun 2017

0.2

May 2017

0.0

Nov 2015

2.8

Oct 2001

NA

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Turkey

4.7

Aug 2017

4.0

Jul 2017

3.4

Dec 2004

7.4

Feb 2009

NA

monthly

Apr 2000 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ukraine

3.4

Aug 2017

3.4

Jul 2017

1.4

Dec 2014

13.7

Jan 2009

NA

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Morocco

6.2

Aug 2017

5.6

Jul 2017

3.5

Oct 2012

12.4

Aug 2003

NA

monthly

Dec 2001 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Nigeria

9.4

Jun 2017

9.2

May 2017

0.2

Dec 1983

37.7

Apr 1989

NA

monthly

Jan 1981 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Oman

7.7

Mar 2017

12.0

Feb 2017

1.6

Nov 1975

12.0

Feb 2017

NA

monthly

Jan 1975 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Qatar

7.6

Aug 2017

9.3

Jul 2017

2.7

Jan 2008

18.9

Jul 2014

NA

monthly

Jan 1998 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
South Africa

5.3

Aug 2017

6.1

Jul 2017

2.4

Oct 2004

7.2

Dec 2015

NA

monthly

Oct 2004 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Sudan

0.0

May 2016

0.0

Apr 2016

0.0

May 2016

5.1

Jan 2005

NA

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2016

Updated on Aug 2017
Syria

13.0

2010

13.3

2009

11.3

2008

22.1

2005

NA

yearly

2005 - 2010

Updated on 2017
Tunisia

3.2

Aug 2017

2.9

Jul 2017

1.5

Apr 1994

6.9

Jan 2009

NA

monthly

Feb 1994 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Yemen

5.6

Jul 2014

5.2

Jun 2014

0.5

Dec 1993

22.0

Feb 2002

NA

monthly

Jun 1990 - Jul 2014

Updated on Sep 2017
United Arab Emirates

5.4

Mar 2017

5.7

Feb 2017

2.0

Mar 2010

6.2

Feb 2016

NA

monthly

Jan 2009 - Mar 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Egypt

5.7

Jul 2017

7.1

Jun 2017

1.3

Mar 2013

16.3

Sep 2006

NA

monthly

Dec 2004 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Kuwait

11.7

Jun 2017

11.2

Mar 2017

2.2

Mar 1989

166.6

Mar 1978

NA

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Ivory Coast

0.0

May 2017

0.0

Apr 2017

0.0

Feb 2015

5.0

Feb 2001

NA

monthly

Jan 1981 - May 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
European Union

1.4

Aug 2017

1.4

Jul 2017

1.0

Jul 2008

3.4

Apr 2000

NA

monthly

Dec 1999 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Kenya

5.7

Jun 2017

5.7

May 2017

3.0

May 2009

5.8

Apr 2017

NA

monthly

Sep 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Lebanon

29.0

Jun 2017

25.8

May 2017

2.4

Jul 1993

49.9

Aug 2006

NA

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Kosovo

3.0

Jun 2017

2.7

May 2017

1.9

Dec 2011

6.8

Jan 2009

NA

monthly

Sep 2007 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017

More Indicators for Sri Lanka

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

79.3

2016

77.6

2015

68.7

2012

103.2

2001

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Business Confidence: Net Balance

8.8

Aug 2017

8.6

Jul 2017

-16.8

Apr 2016

34.6

May 2015

% Point

monthly

May 2015 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Direct Investment

394.9

Jun 2017

114.4

Mar 2017

-0.8

Mar 1977

636.4

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Total Imports Growth

12.6

Aug 2017

11.1

Jul 2017

-52.3

Apr 2009

99.7

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Money Supply M2

34,562.39

Jun 2017

34,217.14

May 2017

3,215.06

Jan 1994

34,562.39

Jun 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
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
Real GDP Growth

4.0

Jun 2017

3.8

Mar 2017

0.5

Dec 2013

16.1

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Labour Productivity Growth

0.51

Mar 2017

2.93

Dec 2016

0.32

Jun 2013

9.55

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Jun 2013 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Domestic Credit Growth

16.9

Aug 2017

15.1

Jul 2017

-1.0

Apr 2010

42.7

Mar 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

23.2

2016

26.8

2015

7.5

2000

34.5

2010

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports

1,856.9

Aug 2017

1,591.1

Jul 2017

91.0

Feb 1983

1,986.4

Nov 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

12.10

Aug 2017

8.20

Jul 2017

-4.21

Jan 2016

42.83

May 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

5,318.43

2022

4,961.20

2021

344.06

1980

5,318.43

2022

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
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
Public Consumption: % of GDP

8.3

Jun 2017

8.0

Mar 2017

7.0

Mar 2012

9.6

Jun 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Equity Market Index

6,438.2

Sep 2017

6,390.7

Aug 2017

137.5

Nov 1988

7,798.0

Feb 2011

1985=100

monthly

Jan 1987 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Domestic Credit

48,005.3

Aug 2017

47,684.2

Jul 2017

4,964.3

Feb 1996

48,005.3

Aug 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Non Performing Loans Ratio

2.6

2016

3.2

2015

2.6

2016

15.8

1999

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Visitor Arrivals

190,928

Aug 2017

205,482

Jul 2017

7,650

Jun 1987

224,791

Dec 2016

Person

monthly

Jan 1979 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Core CPI Change

4.77

Aug 2017

4.24

Jul 2017

3.00

Jan 2016

7.45

Jun 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
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
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

8,600.00

Dec 2016

4,100.00

Jun 2016

700.00

Jun 2012

8,600.00

Dec 2016

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Population

21.2

2016

21.0

2015

7.1

1948

21.2

2016

Person mn

yearly

1948 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Capital Adequacy Ratio

15.6

2016

15.3

2015

8.6

2001

17.5

2013

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Household Debt: % of GDP

7.5

2016

7.0

2015

6.3

2014

8.0

2012

%

yearly

2010 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Short Term Interest Rate

10.20

Sep 2017

10.59

Aug 2017

6.57

Jan 2015

26.17

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jul 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gold Reserves

934.59

Aug 2017

907.03

Jul 2017

0.00

Dec 1977

985.64

Sep 2013

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1977 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
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
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

26,300.00

Dec 2016

11,300.00

Jun 2016

2,000.00

Dec 2010

26,300.00

Dec 2016

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

4.6

Jun 2017

7.3

Mar 2017

-3.5

Dec 2011

13.3

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Unemployment Rate

4.50

Jun 2017

4.10

Mar 2017

3.90

Dec 2012

5.10

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Direct Investment Abroad

18.5

Jun 2017

18.5

Mar 2017

13.2

Dec 2015

59.2

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Long Term Interest Rate

10.59

Jul 2017

11.49

Jun 2017

7.88

Dec 2014

13.93

Mar 2016

% pa

monthly

Jan 2012 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Total Exports

1,000.6

Aug 2017

1,014.9

Jul 2017

55.9

Apr 1983

1,070.1

Mar 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bank Lending Rate

11.37

Aug 2017

12.26

Jul 2017

6.35

Dec 2014

22.86

Feb 2001

% pa

monthly

Jun 1989 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
External Debt: % of GDP

58.5

2016

59.0

2015

38.8

2008

71.6

1994

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Producer Price Index Growth

18.1

Aug 2017

17.3

Jul 2017

-3.4

Jan 2016

20.3

Apr 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Tax Revenue

10,043.95

2016

9,978.04

2015

1,527.06

1990

10,043.95

2016

USD mn

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

17,869.62

2022

16,737.84

2021

1,135.08

1980

17,869.62

2022

Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Crude Steel Production

30.00

2015

30.00

2014

0.00

1983

30.00

2015

Tonne th

yearly

1980 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Exchange Rate against USD

152.813

Sep 2017

153.098

Aug 2017

4.762

Nov 1967

153.588

Jul 2017

LKR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves

6,295.1

Sep 2017

6,688.0

Aug 2017

38.0

Apr 1970

8,501.4

Aug 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Visitor Arrivals Growth

-2.3

Sep 2017

2.5

Aug 2017

-75.4

Aug 1983

227.7

Aug 1984

%

monthly

Jan 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

5.30

2022

5.20

2021

-3.13

1992

12.16

1996

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-5.4

2016

-7.6

2015

-10.4

2001

-5.4

2013

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

7.9

Aug 2017

6.3

Jul 2017

-65.2

Feb 1959

32.5

Aug 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1958 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Real Effective Exchange Rate

143.0

Aug 2017

144.6

Jul 2017

90.8

Feb 2004

155.1

Jan 2015

2005=100

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Gross National Product

20,005.91

Jun 2017

20,823.17

Mar 2017

12,223.55

Mar 2010

20,823.17

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Savings Rate

24.6

Jun 2017

24.8

Mar 2017

13.9

Mar 2010

32.9

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Labour Force Participation Rate

54.0

Jun 2017

54.7

Mar 2017

51.5

Jun 2012

54.7

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-3.3

Mar 2017

-5.4

Dec 2016

-11.8

Jun 2008

2.4

Sep 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
M2 Growth

21.2

Mar/2017

19.1

Feb/2017

8.0

Apr/1997

23.4

Apr/1996

%

monthly

Jan/1995 - Mar/2017

Updated on May/2017
Reserve Requirement Ratio

7.5

Sep 2017

7.5

Aug 2017

6.0

Dec 2015

12.0

Jul 1999

%

monthly

Mar 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Private Consumption Expenditure

14,370.68

Mar 2017

13,908.74

Dec 2016

9,287.99

Jun 2010

14,924.43

Sep 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Investment: % of GDP

33.1

Jun 2017

32.5

Mar 2017

21.1

Mar 2010

44.0

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Business Confidence Growth

1.8

Aug 2017

7.4

Jul 2017

-38.8

May 2016

20.0

May 2017

% Point

monthly

May 2016 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

1.9

Jun 2017

0.5

Mar 2017

0.4

Mar 2016

3.0

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Policy Rate

7.25

Sep 2017

7.25

Aug 2017

6.00

Jan 2016

20.00

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

5,301.64

Jun 2017

5,722.76

Mar 2017

2,980.12

Jun 2010

6,679.67

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-2.41

2022

-2.22

2021

-4.62

2011

-0.05

1984

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

4.00

2022

4.00

2021

4.00

2022

15.90

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
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
Industrial Production Index Growth

0.4

Jun 2017

-11.0

May 2017

-11.4

Apr 2016

26.2

Jul 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Household Expenditure per Capita

1,224.39

2016

991.33

2013

174.95

1981

1,224.39

2016

USD

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2017
External Debt: Short Term

7,537.5

Jun 2017

7,463.9

Mar 2017

6,419.0

Dec 2012

7,653.1

Dec 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
P/E ratio

10.90

19 Oct 2017

10.93

17 Oct 2017

4.40

18 Jun 2001

29.53

14 Feb 2011

NA

daily

17 Aug 1998 - 19 Oct 2017

Updated on 19 Oct 2017
Tourism Revenue

3,518

2016

2,981

2015

1

1967

3,518

2016

USD mn

yearly

1966 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Employed Persons

8,230,207.00

Mar 2017

8,006,700.00

Dec 2016

7,339,261.00

Jun 2012

8,230,207.00

Mar 2017

Person

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

105.3

2016

9.7

2015

-40.0

2010

166.7

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

5.00

2022

5.00

2021

0.93

2015

26.14

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

4.59

2022

4.73

2021

-16.35

2009

18.26

2000

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
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
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
Container Port Throughput

4,907,900.00

2014

4,306,200.00

2013

3,464,297.00

2009

4,907,900.00

2014

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2014

Updated on 2015
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

69.42

2017

61.91

2016

33.36

2005

69.42

2017

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicament

19.47

2014

7.76

2012

7.76

2012

19.47

2014

USD th

yearly

2005 - 2014

Updated on 2017
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
GDP per Capita

3,835.00

2016

3,844.00

2015

140.00

1962

3,844.00

2015

USD

yearly

1959 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Private Consumption: % of GDP

67.1

Jun 2017

67.2

Mar 2017

59.5

Dec 2010

77.3

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Total Deposits

43,208.92

May 2017

42,550.34

Apr 2017

6,984.58

Dec 2002

43,208.92

May 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - May 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
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
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
Exports: Television

500.29

2016

2,528.36

2015

1.34

2009

6,273.47

2003

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
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
National Government Debt

66,712.3

Jun 2017

64,590.6

Mar 2017

54,951.3

Mar 2014

66,712.3

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Nominal GDP

20,454.2

Jun 2017

21,400.6

Mar 2017

4,097.0

Jun 2002

21,400.6

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
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 2017
Current Account Balance

-795.4

Jun 2017

-685.0

Mar 2017

-1,695.3

Dec 2011

274.0

Sep 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Electricity Production

1,217

Jun 2017

1,205

May 2017

452

Sep 2001

1,242

Aug 2016

GWh

monthly

Aug 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

9.9

2016

10.1

2015

2.3

2006

11.4

2011

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Liquid Assets Ratio

32.2

2014

31.9

2013

26.6

2012

35.2

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Household Debt

6,182.7

Mar 2017

6,012.1

Dec 2016

2,814.8

Jun 2010

6,182.7

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales

34,900

2016

17,000

2015

3,000

2010

34,900

2016

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Portfolio Investment

1,338.64

Jun 2017

-303.07

Mar 2017

-756.02

Sep 2015

1,943.18

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Total Exports Growth

15.5

Aug 2017

13.8

Jul 2017

-50.3

Nov 1985

134.6

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Tourism Revenue Growth

18.0

2016

22.6

2015

-23.2

1996

114.7

1972

%

yearly

1967 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nominal GDP Growth

8.77

Jun 2017

11.39

Mar 2017

2.73

Dec 2015

24.05

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

1,720.22

Mar 2017

1,789.92

Dec 2016

1,097.24

Mar 2010

1,926.60

Jun 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Money Supply M1

4,933.57

Jun 2017

4,867.62

May 2017

1,168.07

Jan 1994

5,218.72

Dec 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

7.20

Jun 2017

5.04

Mar 2017

5.04

Mar 2017

11.70

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Population

22.14

2022

21.99

2021

14.60

1980

22.14

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
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
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