Sri Lanka Gross Savings Rate

2010 - 2020 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Sri Lanka Gross Savings Rate was measured at 22.9 % in Dec 2020, compared with 18.1 % in the previous quarter. Sri Lanka Gross Savings Rate is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2010 to Dec 2020, with an average rate of 22.9 %. The data reached an all-time high of 32.9 % in Dec 2010 and a record low of 12.4 % in Mar 2020. CEIC calculates quarterly Gross Domestic Savings Rate from quarterly Gross Domestic Savings and quarterly Nominal GDP. Gross Domestic Savings is calculated as Nominal GDP less Final Consumption Expenditure. The Department of Census and Statistics provides Final Consumption Expenditure in local currency and Nominal GDP in local currency.

In the latest reports, Sri Lanka GDP expanded 1.5 % YoY in Sep 2020. Sri Lanka Nominal GDP reached 21.8 USD bn in Dec 2020. Its GDP deflator (implicit price deflator) increased 3.8 % in Dec 2020. Sri Lanka GDP Per Capita reached 3,682.0 USD in Dec 2020.

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Sri Lanka Gross Savings Rate

What was Sri Lanka's Gross Savings Rate in Dec 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
22.9 Dec 2020 18.1 Sep 2020 12.4 Mar 2020 32.9 Dec 2010 % quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2020

Gross Savings Rate by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 10.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2020
Algeria (%) 39.8 2018 yearly 2000 - 2018
Argentina (%) 24.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Armenia (%) 15.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1994 - Dec 2020
Australia (%) 26.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2020
Austria (%) 29.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Azerbaijan (%) 28.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
Bahrain (%) 32.9 2019 yearly 1989 - 2019
Bangladesh (%) 30.1 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Belarus (%) 33.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1992 - Dec 2020
Belgium (%) 22.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2020
Bolivia (%) 12.2 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Jun 2020
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 4.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Botswana (%) 23.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2020
Brazil (%) 13.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1991 - Dec 2020
Brunei (%) 45.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Bulgaria (%) 20.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Cambodia (%) 24.4 2018 yearly 1993 - 2018
Canada (%) 21.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1961 - Dec 2020
Chile (%) 19.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
China (%) 44.2 2019 yearly 1952 - 2019
Colombia (%) 8.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Croatia (%) 12.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Cyprus (%) 10.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Czech Republic (%) 31.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Denmark (%) 28.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
Ecuador (%) 24.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1991 - Dec 2020
Egypt (%) 6.7 2017 yearly 1990 - 2017
Estonia (%) 30.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
European Union (%) 26.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Finland (%) 24.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
France (%) 14.2 Dec 2017 quarterly Mar 1949 - Dec 2017
Georgia (%) 15.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Germany (%) 26.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1991 - Dec 2020
Ghana (%) 22.1 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Greece (%) 4.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 25.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Hungary (%) 32.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Iceland (%) 21.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
India (%) 31.4 2020 yearly 1951 - 2020
Indonesia (%) 29.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2020
Iran (%) 46.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1988 - Sep 2020
Ireland (%) 59.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Israel (%) 27.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Italy (%) 24.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Ivory Coast (%) 40.9 2018 yearly 1960 - 2018
Japan (%) 26.0 Mar 2020 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2020
Jordan (%) 3.8 2019 yearly 1959 - 2019
Kazakhstan (%) 34.8 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Jun 2020
Kenya (%) 5.4 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
South Korea (%) 38.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1970 - Dec 2020
Kosovo (%) -8.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2020
Kuwait (%) 36.1 2018 yearly 1970 - 2018
Kyrgyzstan (%) 11.5 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2020
Laos (%) 18.4 2016 yearly 2000 - 2016
Latvia (%) 26.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Lebanon (%) -5.8 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Lithuania (%) 19.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Luxembourg (%) 54.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Macau SAR, China (%) 32.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
North Macedonia (%) 22.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Malawi (%) 11.2 2019 yearly 1977 - 2019
Malaysia (%) 24.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2020
Malta (%) 31.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1992 - Dec 2020
Mauritius (%) 1.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Mexico (%) 24.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Moldova (%) -6.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Mongolia (%) 34.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Montenegro (%) 0.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2020
Morocco (%) 28.4 2019 yearly 1975 - 2019
Mozambique (%) 11.6 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Nepal (%) 45.5 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Netherlands (%) 28.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
New Zealand (%) 22.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 1987 - Dec 2020
Nigeria (%) 21.7 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Norway (%) 31.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1978 - Dec 2020
Oman (%) 20.2 2018 yearly 1980 - 2018
Pakistan (%) 8.4 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Palestinian Territory (%) 15.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2020
Panama (%) 36.6 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Paraguay (%) 23.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2020
Peru (%) 23.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
Philippines (%) 11.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1981 - Dec 2020
Poland (%) 29.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Portugal (%) 17.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Qatar (%) 45.3 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2013 - Jun 2020
Romania (%) 23.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Russia (%) 34.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Saudi Arabia (%) 23.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
Serbia (%) 16.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Singapore (%) 45.8 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Slovakia (%) 17.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Slovenia (%) 30.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
South Africa (%) 15.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2020
Spain (%) 22.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Sri Lanka (%) 22.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2020
Sudan (%) 13.7 2014 yearly 1960 - 2014
Sweden (%) 29.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1980 - Dec 2020
Switzerland (%) 30.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
Syria (%) -8.6 2019 yearly 1963 - 2019

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -9.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2014 - Sep 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 9,715.872 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 8.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 78,253.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 98.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (LKR bn) 5,065.070 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (LKR bn) 27,169.760 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (LKR bn) 3,093.110 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
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
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 4.655 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -571.9 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Feb 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 924.4 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Jan 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) -3.7 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1983 - Feb 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 5,609.740 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 5,694.891 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 3,025.754 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,383.7 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1982 - Nov 2020
Total Imports Growth (%) -2.5 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1983 - Feb 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 337,175.146 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 70,660.601 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 252.900 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1978 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 40.078 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1978 - Dec 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 14.391 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2016 - Nov 2020
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 272.490 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2016 - Dec 2020
Exports: Germany (USD mn) 648.000 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Exports: India (USD mn) 768.000 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Exports: Italy (USD mn) 528.000 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Exports: United Kingdom (USD mn) 998.000 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Exports: United States of America (USD mn) 3,141.000 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Imports: India (USD mn) 3,899.000 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Imports: Japan (USD mn) 875.000 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Imports: Singapore (USD mn) 964.000 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Imports: United Arab Emirates (USD mn) 1,669.000 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Imports: China (USD mn) 4,034.000 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Export Volume Index (EVoI): 2010=100 (2010=100) 135.100 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2021
Import Volume Index (IVoI): 2010=100 (2010=100) 165.800 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2021
Terms of Trade Index: 2010=100 (2010=100) 91.691 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Dec 2020
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 3.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -280.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1977 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -1.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 89.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1977 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -10.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -5.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -1,149.393 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -21.783 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 51,617.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2012 - Sep 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 67.6 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 8,194.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2012 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 10.0 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -1.818 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -47,867.646 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn) -1,338.760 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
BoP: FA: Assets: Reserve Assets (RA) (USD mn) 888.984 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) -1,408.748 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
BoP: FA: Assets: Portfolio Investment (PO) (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: Capital Account (CP) (USD mn) 10.336 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: Secondary Income: Debit (USD mn) 160.000 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
BoP: FA: Assets: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn) -235.348 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: Secondary Income (USD mn) 1,828.690 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: FA: Assets: Direct Investment (DI) (USD mn) 8.511 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current & Capital Account (USD mn) 250.399 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) 4.760 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
BoP: FA: Assets (USD mn) 662.147 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) 103.195 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Portfolio Investment (PO) (USD mn) -115.113 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current & CA: Debit (USD mn) 4,306.963 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Debit (USD mn) 534.500 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) 240.063 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account: Debit (USD mn) 4,302.203 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
BoP: CA: Primary Income (PI) (USD mn) -462.413 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) 654.409 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
BoP: FA: Assets: Financial Derivatives (USD mn) 0.000 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2018
BoP: FA: Assets: Errors & Ommissions (USD mn) 192.632 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2018
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Financial Derivatives (USD mn) 0.000 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2018
International Investment Position (IIP): Net (USD mn) -47,867.646 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2013 - Dec 2020
IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 60,527.415 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2013 - Sep 2020
IIP: Assets (USD mn) 11,932.361 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2013 - Sep 2020
No of Registered Enterprises (Unit) 5,489.000 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 4.7 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 9.7 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Jun 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 6,215.488 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Feb 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 45,098.161 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Feb 2021
M2 Growth (%) 22.9 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 2.0 Mar 2021 monthly Mar 1997 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 3,618.2 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 2.7 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Feb 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 367.820 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1977 - Mar 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 18.4 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 2003 - Nov 2020
Total Deposits (USD mn) 56,221.036 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 2002 - Nov 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 62,932.9 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 26.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Feb 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 8,320.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2010 - Sep 2020
Total Loans (USD mn) 36,570.573 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1983 - Dec 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 13.19 Sep 2020 monthly Dec 1984 - Sep 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 39.82 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Official Reserve Assets (ORA) (USD mn) 4,057.700 Mar 2021 monthly Nov 2013 - Mar 2021
ORA: Foreign Currency Reserves in Convertible FC (FCR) (USD mn) 3,618.182 Mar 2021 monthly Nov 2013 - Mar 2021
Commercial Banks: Loans: Personal Loans & Advances (LA) (LKR mn) 1,538,442.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2010 - Sep 2020
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence: Net Balance (% Point) 34.0 Mar 2021 monthly May 2015 - Mar 2021
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 74.0 Mar 2021 monthly May 2016 - Mar 2021
Business Sentiment Index: Business Condition: Current Quarter (Index) 56.750 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2014 - Dec 2020
Purchasing Managers Index: Manufacturing (Index) 59.400 Feb 2021 monthly May 2015 - Feb 2021

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