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Sri Lanka Labour Productivity Growth

2013 - 2017 | quarterly | % | CEIC Generated

Sri Lanka's Labour Productivity dropped by 0.51 % YoY in Mar 2017, compared with a growth of 2.93 % in the previous quarter. Sri Lanka's Labour Productivity Growth data is updated quarterly, available from Jun 2013 to Mar 2017, averaging at 2.90 %. The data reached an all-time high of 9.55 % in Dec 2014 and a record low of 0.32 % in Jun 2013. CEIC calculates Labour Productivity Growth from quarterly Real GDP and quarterly Employment. The Department of Census and Statistics provides Real GDP in local currency, at 2010 prices and Employment. The Labour Force Survey excludes Part-Time Employment and Foreign Nationals working within the country.

In the latest reports, Sri Lanka's Population reached 21.20 million people in Jun 2016. Its Unemployment Rate dropped to 4.10 % in Mar 2017. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate increased to 54.70 % in Mar 2017.

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What was Sri Lanka's Labour Productivity Growth in Mar 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

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

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

-0.17

Mar 2017

-0.67

Dec 2016

-6.65

Jun 2016

9.61

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Algeria

2.19

2016

2.61

2015

-6.56

1997

5.23

2000

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Argentina

-3.04

2016

0.40

2015

-10.02

2002

11.05

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Armenia

9.36

Mar 2017

2.69

Dec 2016

-15.55

Dec 2009

15.01

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Australia

-0.13

Jun 2017

0.68

Mar 2017

-3.78

Jun 1986

6.24

Mar 1984

%

quarterly

Jun 1979 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Austria

1.42

Jun 2017

2.20

Mar 2017

-5.24

Mar 2009

3.94

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Azerbaijan

-4.31

Dec 2016

-3.99

Sep 2016

-4.77

Dec 2011

15.04

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2016

Updated on Apr 2017
Bahrain

-0.34

Mar 2017

-6.53

Dec 2016

-27.85

Jun 2009

18.57

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Belarus

2.42

Mar 2017

0.43

Dec 2016

-3.30

Dec 2015

10.80

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Belgium

0.39

Jun 2017

1.00

Mar 2017

-4.47

Jun 2009

3.21

Jun 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Bolivia

11.75

2015

1.57

2014

-6.34

2003

11.75

2015

%

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

4.73

2016

1.82

2015

-0.50

2012

4.73

2016

%

yearly

2007 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Brazil

-1.17

2016

-3.29

2015

-4.66

1992

6.17

2010

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Bulgaria

3.23

Jun 2017

2.63

Mar 2017

-3.35

Mar 2009

8.51

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Cambodia

5.66

2015

3.32

2014

-8.51

2009

9.89

2012

%

yearly

2008 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Canada

1.97

Jun 2017

0.70

Mar 2017

-2.22

Dec 1986

3.63

Dec 1984

%

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Chile

-0.72

Jun 2017

-0.88

Mar 2017

-3.11

Dec 1998

10.45

Dec 1991

%

quarterly

Jun 1987 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
China

6.49

2016

6.65

2015

-26.45

1961

15.12

1970

%

yearly

1953 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Colombia

-0.68

Jun 2017

0.23

Mar 2017

-5.86

Dec 2009

14.58

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Croatia

1.18

Jun 2017

2.43

Mar 2017

-10.51

Mar 2009

4.52

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Cyprus

1.11

Jun 2017

-0.48

Mar 2017

-3.99

Dec 2012

4.05

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Czech Republic

2.00

Jun 2017

2.33

Mar 2017

-4.65

Jun 2009

6.23

Jun 2005

%

quarterly

Dec 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Denmark

3.09

Jun 2017

4.43

Mar 2017

-6.42

Dec 2008

6.09

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ecuador

-3.63

2016

-0.77

2015

-7.84

2000

7.10

2008

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Egypt

0.90

Mar 2017

0.73

Dec 2016

-1.90

Mar 2011

9.53

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Estonia

5.59

Jun 2017

2.29

Mar 2017

-11.13

Dec 2008

13.06

Dec 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
European Union

1.22

Mar 2017

0.51

Dec 2016

-4.56

Mar 2009

4.18

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Finland

1.62

Jun 2017

3.40

Mar 2017

-8.13

Mar 2009

6.68

Sep 1993

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
France

0.53

2016

0.85

2015

-1.83

2009

3.72

1988

%

yearly

1979 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Georgia

3.71

2016

0.87

2015

-6.80

2009

21.77

1997

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Germany

-0.71

Jun 2017

1.64

Mar 2017

-8.09

Jun 2009

4.58

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Greece

-1.63

Jun 2017

-0.91

Mar 2017

-6.64

Mar 2009

6.19

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Hong Kong

2.50

Jun 2017

3.19

Mar 2017

-7.40

Sep 1998

8.82

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Hungary

1.37

Jun 2017

1.63

Mar 2017

-5.92

Jun 2009

6.35

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Iceland

1.59

Jun 2017

1.23

Mar 2017

-6.02

Jun 2010

11.56

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
India

5.59

2016

5.48

2015

1.36

2001

9.67

2010

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Indonesia

1.83

2016

4.70

2015

1.50

2014

5.56

2013

%

yearly

2011 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Iran

3.17

2016

-0.72

2015

-8.37

2012

8.32

2007

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Ireland

3.30

Jun 2017

1.65

Mar 2017

-6.69

Dec 2008

24.87

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Israel

1.68

Jun 2017

0.87

Mar 2017

-9.27

Sep 2012

6.44

Sep 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Italy

0.81

Mar 2017

-0.32

Dec 2016

-6.54

Mar 2009

3.87

Dec 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ivory Coast

5.08

2016

5.42

2015

-6.96

2011

8.04

2012

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Japan

-0.07

Jun 2017

0.25

Mar 2017

-8.24

Mar 2009

5.60

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Jordan

0.57

2014

0.89

2013

-5.27

2003

8.38

2007

%

yearly

2001 - 2014

Updated on 2017
Kazakhstan

2.62

Mar 2017

2.61

Dec 2016

-3.22

Jun 2009

11.42

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Kenya

0.26

2016

-0.47

2015

-0.61

2014

2.47

2011

%

yearly

2011 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kuwait

0.11

2016

-3.67

2015

-14.39

2009

83.91

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kyrgyzstan

1.72

2015

2.21

2014

-1.68

2010

12.05

2013

%

yearly

2007 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Latvia

4.81

Jun 2017

4.76

Mar 2017

-4.92

Sep 2008

12.16

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Lithuania

4.38

Jun 2017

4.55

Mar 2017

-8.70

Jun 2009

12.06

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Luxembourg

0.83

Mar 2017

0.82

Dec 2016

-9.87

Dec 2008

7.63

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Macau

13.87

Jun 2017

13.02

Mar 2017

-27.17

Jun 2015

46.79

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Macedonia

-4.34

Jun 2017

-2.71

Mar 2017

-11.55

Dec 2005

11.18

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Malawi

-0.81

2016

-0.38

2015

-10.64

1994

16.33

1995

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Malaysia

3.95

Jun 2017

3.72

Mar 2017

-7.79

Mar 2009

7.69

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Malta

3.22

Jun 2017

3.39

Mar 2017

-4.75

Jun 2009

8.23

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Mauritius

1.97

Mar 2017

3.86

Dec 2016

-2.25

Jun 2010

8.75

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Mexico

0.64

Mar 2017

1.25

Dec 2016

-7.39

Jun 2009

5.55

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Moldova

5.53

Jun 2017

2.92

Mar 2017

-8.09

Dec 2015

27.04

Mar 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Mongolia

-2.98

Jun 2017

-1.08

Mar 2017

-7.99

Sep 2009

25.34

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Montenegro

0.74

Mar 2017

2.19

Dec 2016

-7.10

Mar 2012

11.16

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Morocco

1.57

2016

4.23

2015

0.83

2002

6.78

2001

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Myanmar

6.56

2016

5.58

2015

2.49

2008

137.17

2012

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Netherlands

1.38

Jun 2017

0.93

Mar 2017

-5.52

Mar 2009

3.49

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
New Zealand

-0.55

Jun 2017

-3.37

Mar 2017

-3.37

Mar 2017

9.33

Jun 1989

%

quarterly

Jun 1988 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Nigeria

1.88

Dec 2016

0.69

Sep 2016

-3.51

Jun 2013

9.90

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Dec 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Norway

-0.30

Jun 2017

2.98

Mar 2017

-4.54

Mar 2008

6.86

Jun 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Oman

-1.55

2015

-1.15

2014

-13.01

2007

17.70

2003

%

yearly

1999 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Pakistan

3.09

2015

4.79

2014

-3.38

2006

4.79

2014

%

yearly

2001 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Peru

2.21

2016

2.50

2015

-2.35

2003

7.17

2008

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Philippines

2.48

2016

4.73

2015

-11.68

1985

5.61

2013

%

yearly

1985 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Poland

2.45

Jun 2017

2.52

Mar 2017

-1.55

Dec 2008

15.79

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Portugal

-0.55

Jun 2017

-0.44

Mar 2017

-1.25

Jun 2014

2.21

Jun 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Qatar

-2.73

2016

-10.66

2015

-10.66

2015

-0.79

2012

%

yearly

2012 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Romania

0.70

Jun 2017

4.77

Mar 2017

-7.22

Jun 2009

11.94

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Russia

2.69

Jun 2017

0.14

Mar 2017

-8.29

Jun 2009

8.71

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Saudi Arabia

0.33

2015

0.48

2014

-27.72

1982

25.26

1990

%

yearly

1971 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Singapore

3.20

Jun 2017

2.40

Mar 2017

-14.10

Mar 2009

15.10

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Slovakia

1.79

Jun 2017

0.97

Mar 2017

-5.71

Mar 2009

10.72

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Slovenia

1.55

Jun 2017

2.14

Mar 2017

-8.48

Jun 2009

9.37

Jun 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
South Africa

-2.35

Jun 2017

-2.34

Mar 2017

-3.82

Dec 2015

8.38

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
South Korea

1.29

Jun 2017

1.45

Mar 2017

-1.87

Dec 2008

16.36

Mar 1984

%

quarterly

Sep 1983 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Spain

0.36

Jun 2017

0.39

Mar 2017

-0.91

Dec 2004

3.22

Sep 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Sri Lanka

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
Sudan

3.29

2010

11.96

2009

-9.26

2008

25.55

1996

%

yearly

1996 - 2010

Updated on 2015
Sweden

-0.34

Jun 2017

1.23

Mar 2017

-5.34

Dec 2008

6.38

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Switzerland

-0.73

Jun 2017

0.04

Mar 2017

-1.26

Dec 2011

1.79

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Syria

-11.99

2016

-12.36

2015

-17.19

2013

8.27

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Taiwan

1.37

Jun 2017

1.97

Mar 2017

-8.06

Dec 2008

11.02

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1979 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Tajikistan

3.59

2015

5.87

2014

-26.69

1992

9.28

2003

%

yearly

1991 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Thailand

3.33

Jun 2017

3.96

Mar 2017

-6.07

Mar 2009

13.32

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Tunisia

1.46

2015

0.55

2014

-1.05

2002

3.94

2007

%

yearly

2001 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Turkey

2.36

Jun 2017

3.44

Mar 2017

-13.78

Mar 2009

21.02

Dec 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ukraine

5.78

Jun 2017

3.56

Mar 2017

-16.74

Mar 2009

13.03

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
United Arab Emirates

2.39

2016

-0.42

2011

-19.52

2008

4.00

2004

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
United Kingdom

0.58

Jun 2017

0.86

Mar 2017

-5.03

Mar 2009

7.98

Mar 1973

%

quarterly

Jun 1972 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
United States

0.85

Jun 2017

0.95

Mar 2017

-2.65

Mar 1974

9.72

Dec 1950

%

quarterly

Mar 1949 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Uruguay

7.18

2010

2.07

2009

-17.92

2006

11.14

1998

%

yearly

1998 - 2010

Updated on 2016
Venezuela

-11.48

2016

-8.03

2015

-11.48

2016

14.44

2004

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Vietnam

6.42

2016

6.29

2015

3.74

2006

26.48

2008

%

yearly

2004 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Yemen

0.27

2010

1.23

2009

-8.93

2005

1.27

2006

%

yearly

2005 - 2010

Updated on 2015

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
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

991.33

2013

821.90

2010

174.95

1981

991.33

2013

USD

yearly

1981 - 2013

Updated on 2015
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

10.97

16 Oct 2017

11.03

13 Oct 2017

4.40

18 Jun 2001

29.53

14 Feb 2011

NA

daily

17 Aug 1998 - 16 Oct 2017

Updated on 16 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

1,102.56

2013

955.59

2010

125.25

1981

1,102.56

2013

USD

yearly

1981 - 2013

Updated on 2015
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 Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

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
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