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Sri Lanka Labour Productivity Growth

2013 - 2017 | Quarterly | % | CEIC

Sri Lanka's Labour Productivity improved by 1.20 % YoY in Sep 2017, compared with a drop of 0.13 % in the previous quarter. Sri Lanka's Labour Productivity Growth data is updated quarterly, available from Jun 2013 to Sep 2017, averaging at 2.50 %. The data reached an all-time high of 9.55 % in Dec 2014 and a record low of -0.13 % in Jun 2017. 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 21.44 million people in Jun 2017. Its Unemployment Rate dropped to 4.20 % in Sep 2017. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate dropped to 53.60 % in Sep 2017.

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

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

1.20

Sep 2017

-0.13

Jun 2017

-0.13

Jun 2017

9.55

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Jun 2013 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018

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Labour Productivity: YoY: Sri Lanka

Series Details
Series ID

377621967

Name

Labour Productivity: YoY: Sri Lanka

Country

Sri Lanka

Frequency

Quarterly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generate

First Date

Jun 2013

Last Date

Sep 2017

Last Updated

02 Feb 2018

Statistics
Mean

2.60

Variance

4.98

Standard deviation

2.23

Skewness

1.75

Kurtosis

4.73

Coefficient variation

0.86

Median

2.50

Max
Dec 2014

9.55

Min
Jun 2017

-0.13

Previous observation
Jun 2017

-0.13

Last observation
Sep 2017

1.20

Number of Observations

18

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

-0.81

Sep 2017

-0.92

Jun 2017

-6.65

Jun 2016

9.61

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Algeria

0.10

2017

2.85

2016

-6.45

1997

6.98

2000

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

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Argentina

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2017

-1.76

2016

-10.02

2002

11.04

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

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Armenia

1.21

Sep 2017

1.80

Jun 2017

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Dec 2009

15.01

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Australia

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Sep 2017

0.05

Jun 2017

-4.24

Jun 1986

6.23

Mar 1984

%

quarterly

Jun 1979 - Sep 2017

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Sep 2017

1.59

Jun 2017

-5.26

Jun 2009

4.34

Mar 2011

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quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

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Azerbaijan

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Sep 2017

-2.79

Jun 2017

-4.77

Dec 2011

15.04

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Bahrain

2.30

Jun 2017

0.51

Mar 2017

-27.85

Jun 2009

18.57

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Jun 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Belarus

3.91

Sep 2017

3.07

Jun 2017

-3.30

Dec 2015

10.80

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Belgium

-0.03

Sep 2017

0.49

Jun 2017

-4.27

Jun 2009

3.20

Jun 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Bolivia

-4.04

2016

11.75

2015

-6.34

2003

11.75

2015

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Bosnia and Herzegovina

5.85

2016

1.82

2015

-0.69

2012

5.85

2016

%

yearly

2007 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Brazil

1.16

2017

-1.43

2016

-4.52

1992

6.07

2010

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Bulgaria

1.09

Sep 2017

2.93

Jun 2017

-3.35

Mar 2009

8.51

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Cambodia

5.66

2015

3.32

2014

-8.51

2009

9.89

2012

%

yearly

2008 - 2015

Updated on 2018
Canada

0.93

Sep 2017

1.80

Jun 2017

-2.22

Dec 1986

3.63

Dec 1984

%

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Chile

-0.09

Sep 2017

-0.60

Jun 2017

-2.52

Mar 2010

11.70

Mar 1992

%

quarterly

Jun 1987 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
China

6.85

2017

6.49

2016

-26.45

1961

15.12

1970

%

yearly

1953 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Colombia

1.45

Dec 2017

1.14

Sep 2017

-5.86

Dec 2009

14.58

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Croatia

0.03

Sep 2017

1.38

Jun 2017

-10.51

Mar 2009

5.34

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Cyprus

0.38

Sep 2017

1.55

Jun 2017

-3.95

Dec 2012

4.31

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Czech Republic

2.57

Sep 2017

2.01

Jun 2017

-4.65

Jun 2009

6.23

Jun 2005

%

quarterly

Dec 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Denmark

1.51

Sep 2017

2.89

Jun 2017

-6.42

Dec 2008

6.09

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Ecuador

-3.01

2017

-4.17

2016

-7.84

2000

7.10

2008

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Egypt

2.08

Jun 2017

1.11

Mar 2017

-1.90

Mar 2011

9.53

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Estonia

1.64

Sep 2017

5.57

Jun 2017

-11.13

Dec 2008

13.06

Dec 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
European Union

1.10

Sep 2017

0.61

Jun 2017

-4.50

Mar 2009

4.05

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Finland

2.27

Sep 2017

2.31

Jun 2017

-8.13

Mar 2009

6.68

Sep 1993

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
France

0.53

2016

0.85

2015

-1.83

2009

3.72

1988

%

yearly

1979 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Georgia

3.82

2016

0.87

2015

-6.80

2009

21.77

1997

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Germany

0.80

Sep 2017

-0.52

Jun 2017

-8.09

Jun 2009

4.58

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Greece

-1.02

Sep 2017

-0.87

Jun 2017

-6.63

Mar 2009

6.19

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Hong Kong

2.19

Sep 2017

2.59

Jun 2017

-7.40

Sep 1998

8.82

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Hungary

2.48

Sep 2017

1.51

Jun 2017

-5.95

Jun 2009

6.35

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Iceland

3.10

Sep 2017

2.40

Jun 2017

-6.02

Jun 2010

11.56

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
India

5.32

2017

4.90

2016

1.22

2002

9.66

2010

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Indonesia

2.80

2017

1.85

2016

1.50

2014

5.56

2013

%

yearly

2011 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Iran

1.97

2017

5.39

2016

-8.33

2012

8.31

2007

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Ireland

3.81

Jun 2017

1.62

Mar 2017

-6.69

Dec 2008

24.87

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Israel

0.70

Dec 2017

-0.02

Sep 2017

-1.56

Jun 2014

3.84

Jun 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Italy

0.42

Sep 2017

0.85

Jun 2017

-6.54

Mar 2009

3.87

Dec 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Ivory Coast

3.84

2017

4.45

2016

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2011

8.07

2012

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Japan

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Dec 2017

0.42

Sep 2017

-8.22

Mar 2009

5.53

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

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2014

0.89

2013

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2003

8.38

2007

%

yearly

2001 - 2014

Updated on 2018
Kazakhstan

4.20

Sep 2017

4.29

Jun 2017

-3.22

Jun 2009

11.42

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Kenya

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2016

-0.47

2015

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2014

2.47

2011

%

yearly

2011 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Kuwait

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2017

0.33

2016

-14.22

2009

89.38

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Kyrgyzstan

3.29

2016

1.72

2015

-1.68

2010

12.05

2013

%

yearly

2007 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Latvia

4.91

Sep 2017

4.81

Jun 2017

-4.97

Sep 2008

12.16

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Lithuania

3.99

Sep 2017

4.48

Jun 2017

-8.70

Jun 2009

11.62

Dec 2001

%

quarterly

Jun 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Luxembourg

-0.09

Sep 2017

-1.34

Jun 2017

-9.64

Dec 2008

7.43

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Macau

9.72

Sep 2017

13.15

Jun 2017

-27.35

Jun 2015

46.79

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Macedonia

-1.92

Sep 2017

-3.85

Jun 2017

-11.55

Dec 2005

11.18

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Malawi

1.05

2017

-1.16

2016

-10.92

1994

16.16

1995

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Malaysia

3.60

Dec 2017

4.14

Sep 2017

-7.79

Mar 2009

7.69

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Malta

3.94

Sep 2017

5.25

Jun 2017

-4.75

Jun 2009

8.25

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Mauritius

2.51

Sep 2017

2.15

Jun 2017

-2.25

Jun 2010

8.75

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Mexico

1.08

Mar 2017

2.18

Dec 2016

-8.39

Jun 2009

5.12

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Moldova

8.25

Sep 2017

5.53

Jun 2017

-8.09

Dec 2015

27.04

Mar 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Mongolia

-7.49

Dec 2017

2.57

Sep 2017

-7.99

Sep 2009

25.34

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Montenegro

1.47

Sep 2017

1.67

Jun 2017

-7.10

Mar 2012

11.16

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Morocco

1.85

2016

4.23

2015

0.83

2002

6.78

2001

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Myanmar

6.00

2017

4.84

2016

3.22

1997

12.00

2005

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Netherlands

1.13

Dec 2017

1.22

Sep 2017

-5.52

Mar 2009

3.49

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
New Zealand

-1.09

Sep 2017

-0.45

Jun 2017

-3.34

Mar 2017

9.37

Jun 1989

%

quarterly

Jun 1988 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Nigeria

6.35

Sep 2017

2.53

Jun 2017

-3.51

Jun 2013

9.90

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Norway

0.63

Dec 2017

3.34

Sep 2017

-4.54

Mar 2008

6.86

Jun 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Oman

-6.14

2016

-2.08

2015

-13.01

2007

17.70

2003

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Pakistan

3.09

2015

4.79

2014

-3.38

2006

4.79

2014

%

yearly

2001 - 2015

Updated on 2018
Peru

2.24

2016

2.50

2015

-2.35

2003

7.17

2008

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Philippines

8.42

2017

1.04

2016

-11.68

1985

8.42

2017

%

yearly

1985 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Poland

3.59

Sep 2017

2.28

Jun 2017

-0.56

Dec 2008

15.79

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Portugal

-0.51

Sep 2017

-0.41

Jun 2017

-1.26

Jun 2014

2.23

Jun 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Qatar

-2.73

2016

-10.66

2015

-10.66

2015

-0.79

2012

%

yearly

2012 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Romania

5.99

Sep 2017

0.88

Jun 2017

-7.22

Jun 2009

11.94

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Russia

2.59

Sep 2017

2.96

Jun 2017

-8.29

Jun 2009

8.71

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Saudi Arabia

0.33

2015

0.48

2014

-27.72

1982

25.26

1990

%

yearly

1971 - 2015

Updated on 2018
Singapore

3.80

Dec 2017

5.90

Sep 2017

-14.10

Mar 2009

15.10

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Slovakia

1.79

Sep 2017

2.22

Jun 2017

-5.71

Mar 2009

10.72

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Slovenia

1.76

Sep 2017

1.77

Jun 2017

-8.48

Jun 2009

9.37

Jun 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
South Africa

-1.44

Sep 2017

-2.20

Jun 2017

-3.82

Dec 2015

8.38

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
South Korea

1.98

Dec 2017

2.69

Sep 2017

-2.00

Dec 2008

16.36

Mar 1984

%

quarterly

Sep 1983 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Spain

0.15

Sep 2017

0.58

Jun 2017

-0.91

Dec 2004

3.22

Sep 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Sri Lanka

1.20

Sep 2017

-0.13

Jun 2017

-0.13

Jun 2017

9.55

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Jun 2013 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Sudan

3.29

2010

11.96

2009

-9.26

2008

25.55

1996

%

yearly

1996 - 2010

Updated on 2018
Sweden

-0.10

Sep 2017

-0.74

Jun 2017

-5.34

Dec 2008

6.38

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Switzerland

0.36

Sep 2017

-0.57

Jun 2017

-1.26

Dec 2011

1.79

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Syria

-5.39

2017

-9.32

2016

-17.31

2013

8.16

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Taiwan

2.46

Dec 2017

2.39

Sep 2017

-8.06

Dec 2008

11.02

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1979 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Tajikistan

6.62

2016

3.59

2015

-26.69

1992

9.28

2003

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Thailand

6.04

Sep 2017

3.54

Jun 2017

-6.07

Mar 2009

13.38

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Tunisia

0.21

2016

1.46

2015

-1.05

2002

3.94

2007

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Turkey

6.29

Sep 2017

2.70

Jun 2017

-13.78

Mar 2009

8.34

Jun 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Ukraine

2.74

Sep 2017

2.74

Jun 2017

-16.74

Mar 2009

13.03

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
United Arab Emirates

2.39

2016

-0.42

2011

-19.52

2008

4.00

2004

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018
United Kingdom

0.77

Sep 2017

0.80

Jun 2017

-4.86

Mar 2009

7.97

Mar 1973

%

quarterly

Jun 1972 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
United States

1.28

Dec 2017

0.90

Sep 2017

-2.65

Mar 1974

9.72

Dec 1950

%

quarterly

Mar 1949 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Uruguay

7.18

2010

2.07

2009

-17.92

2006

11.14

1998

%

yearly

1998 - 2010

Updated on 2018
Venezuela

-8.85

2017

-19.07

2016

-19.07

2016

14.44

2004

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Vietnam

6.42

2016

6.29

2015

3.74

2006

26.48

2008

%

yearly

2004 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Yemen

0.27

2010

1.23

2009

-8.93

2005

1.27

2006

%

yearly

2005 - 2010

Updated on 2018

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79.3

2016

77.6

2015

68.7

2012

102.3

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Business Confidence: Net Balance

3.4

Jan 2018

18.2

Dec 2017

-16.8

Apr 2016

34.6

May 2015

% Point

monthly

May 2015 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
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

12.8

Dec 2017

12.0

Nov 2017

-52.3

Apr 2009

99.7

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Money Supply M2

36,134.25

Nov 2017

36,044.64

Oct 2017

3,215.06

Jan 1994

36,134.25

Nov 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
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
Teledensity: Fixed Line

11.39

2016

15.21

2015

0.23

1960

17.24

2011

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Real GDP Growth

3.3

Sep 2017

4.0

Jun 2017

0.5

Dec 2013

16.1

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Domestic Credit Growth

13.1

Nov 2017

14.4

Oct 2017

-1.0

Apr 2010

42.7

Mar 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

23.2

2016

26.8

2015

7.5

2000

34.5

2010

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Total Imports

1,940.4

Nov 2017

1,727.2

Oct 2017

91.0

Feb 1983

1,986.4

Nov 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

14.66

Oct 2017

13.85

Sep 2017

-4.21

Jan 2016

42.83

May 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
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
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

8.8

Sep 2017

8.6

Jun 2017

7.0

Mar 2012

9.6

Jun 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Equity Market Index

6,476.4

Jan 2018

6,369.3

Dec 2017

137.5

Nov 1988

7,798.0

Feb 2011

1985=100

monthly

Jan 1987 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Domestic Credit

48,249.0

Nov 2017

48,171.9

Oct 2017

4,964.3

Feb 1996

48,295.8

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Non Performing Loans Ratio

2.6

2016

3.2

2015

2.6

2016

15.8

1999

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Visitor Arrivals

167,511

Nov 2017

152,429

Oct 2017

7,650

Jun 1987

224,791

Dec 2016

Person

monthly

Jan 1979 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Core CPI Change

4.15

Oct 2017

4.59

Sep 2017

3.00

Jan 2016

7.45

Jun 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 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

21.4

2017

21.2

2016

7.1

1948

21.4

2017

Person mn

yearly

1948 - 2017

Updated on 2017
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 2018
Short Term Interest Rate

10.02

Jan 2018

10.05

Dec 2017

6.57

Jan 2015

26.17

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jul 2000 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Gold Reserves

928.07

Dec 2017

917.07

Nov 2017

0.00

Dec 1977

985.64

Sep 2013

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1977 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
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

8.9

Sep 2017

4.9

Jun 2017

-3.5

Dec 2011

13.3

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Unemployment Rate

4.20

Sep 2017

4.50

Jun 2017

3.90

Dec 2012

5.10

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Direct Investment Abroad

18.5

Sep 2017

18.5

Jun 2017

13.2

Dec 2015

59.2

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
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 Dec 2017
Total Exports

940.9

Nov 2017

975.6

Oct 2017

55.9

Apr 1983

1,070.1

Mar 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Bank Lending Rate

11.11

Jan 2018

11.55

Dec 2017

6.35

Dec 2014

22.86

Feb 2001

% pa

monthly

Jun 1989 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
External Debt: % of GDP

58.5

2016

59.0

2015

38.8

2008

60.5

1994

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Producer Price Index Growth

14.5

Dec 2017

15.0

Nov 2017

-3.4

Jan 2016

20.3

Apr 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Trade Balance

-999.5

Nov 2017

-751.7

Oct 2017

-1,100.6

Nov 2011

110.1

Aug 2002

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
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 2018
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
Exchange Rate against USD

153.745

Jan 2018

153.108

Dec 2017

4.762

Nov 1967

153.745

Jan 2018

LKR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Foreign Exchange Reserves

6,952.9

Dec 2017

6,346.8

Nov 2017

38.0

Apr 1970

8,501.4

Aug 2011

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1956 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Visitor Arrivals Growth

12.6

Jan 2018

8.8

Dec 2017

-75.4

Aug 1983

227.7

Aug 1984

%

monthly

Jan 1980 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

5.20

2022

5.10

2021

-3.13

1992

12.16

1996

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-5.4

2016

-7.6

2015

-9.9

2009

-5.1

1992

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

7.3

Dec 2017

8.4

Nov 2017

-65.2

Feb 1959

32.5

Aug 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1958 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
External Debt

50,202.3

Sep 2017

49,242.4

Jun 2017

37,098.1

Dec 2012

50,202.3

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Real Effective Exchange Rate

144.8

Nov 2017

143.8

Oct 2017

90.8

Feb 2004

155.1

Jan 2015

2005=100

monthly

Jan 2003 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Gross National Product

20,977.22

Sep 2017

20,091.11

Jun 2017

12,223.55

Mar 2010

20,977.22

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Gross Savings Rate

15.7

Sep 2017

24.6

Jun 2017

13.9

Mar 2010

32.9

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Labour Force Participation Rate

53.6

Sep 2017

53.9

Jun 2017

51.5

Jun 2012

54.7

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-3.9

Jun 2017

-3.2

Mar 2017

-11.8

Jun 2008

2.4

Sep 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
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

Jan 2018

7.5

Dec 2017

6.0

Dec 2015

12.0

Jul 1999

%

monthly

Mar 1997 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Private Consumption Expenditure

13,729.82

Jun 2017

14,370.68

Mar 2017

9,287.99

Jun 2010

14,924.43

Sep 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Investment: % of GDP

21.6

Sep 2017

33.1

Jun 2017

21.1

Mar 2010

44.0

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Business Confidence Growth

-9.0

Jan 2018

1.6

Dec 2017

-38.8

May 2016

20.0

May 2017

% Point

monthly

May 2016 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.4

Sep 2017

1.5

Jun 2017

0.4

Sep 2017

3.0

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Policy Rate

7.25

Jan 2018

7.25

Dec 2017

6.00

Jan 2016

20.00

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

5,421.83

Sep 2017

5,469.99

Jun 2017

2,980.12

Jun 2010

6,279.63

Dec 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 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

3.0

Aug 2017

-2.9

Jul 2017

-11.4

Apr 2016

26.3

Jul 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2010 - Aug 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
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

6,709.5

Sep 2017

7,767.8

Jun 2017

6,419.0

Dec 2012

7,767.8

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
P/E ratio

10.90

16 Feb 2018

10.88

15 Feb 2018

4.40

18 Jun 2001

29.53

14 Feb 2011

NA

daily

17 Aug 1998 - 16 Feb 2018

Updated on 16 Feb 2018
Tourism Revenue

3,518

2016

2,981

2015

1

1967

3,518

2016

USD mn

yearly

1966 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Employed Persons

8,163,869.00

Sep 2017

8,138,728.00

Jun 2017

7,339,261.00

Jun 2012

8,230,207.00

Mar 2017

Person

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

105.3

2016

9.7

2015

-40.0

2010

166.7

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

5.00

2022

5.00

2021

1.48

1985

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
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
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
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

75.5

Sep 2017

66.8

Jun 2017

59.5

Dec 2010

77.3

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Total Deposits

45,188.97

Aug 2017

44,357.43

Jul 2017

6,984.58

Dec 2002

45,188.97

Aug 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Aug 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
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
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
Teledensity: Mobile

118.49

2016

110.59

2015

0.00

1989

118.49

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 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

67,045.8

Sep 2017

66,712.3

Jun 2017

54,951.3

Mar 2014

67,045.8

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Nominal GDP

21,546.2

Sep 2017

20,522.1

Jun 2017

4,097.0

Jun 2002

21,546.2

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
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
Current Account Balance

-426.2

Sep 2017

-744.1

Jun 2017

-1,695.3

Dec 2011

274.0

Sep 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Electricity Production

1,306

Aug 2017

1,253

Jul 2017

452

Sep 2001

1,306

Aug 2017

GWh

monthly

Aug 1998 - Aug 2017

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

9.9

2016

10.1

2015

2.3

2006

11.4

2011

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Liquid Assets Ratio

32.2

2014

31.9

2013

26.6

2012

35.2

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Household Debt

6,380.4

Jun 2017

6,182.7

Mar 2017

2,814.8

Jun 2010

6,380.4

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 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

3.3

Nov 2017

3.8

Oct 2017

0.6

Jun 1989

5.8

May 2014

NA

monthly

Jan 1982 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Foreign Portfolio Investment

480.55

Sep 2017

1,325.29

Jun 2017

-756.02

Sep 2015

1,943.18

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Total Exports Growth

18.7

Dec 2017

16.2

Nov 2017

-50.3

Nov 1985

134.6

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Tourism Revenue Growth

3.2

2017

18.0

2016

-23.2

1996

114.7

1972

%

yearly

1967 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Nominal GDP Growth

12.49

Sep 2017

9.13

Jun 2017

2.73

Dec 2015

24.05

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

1,688.92

Jun 2017

1,720.22

Mar 2017

1,097.24

Mar 2010

1,926.60

Jun 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Money Supply M1

4,891.45

Nov 2017

4,841.93

Oct 2017

1,168.07

Jan 1994

5,218.72

Dec 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

7.41

Sep 2017

7.19

Jun 2017

5.04

Mar 2017

11.70

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 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