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Sri Lanka Policy Rate

1997 - 2017 | monthly | % pa | Central Bank of Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka's cash rate (Policy Rate: Month End: Standing Deposit Facility Rate (Repo Rate)) was set at 7.25 % pa in Sep 2017, compared with 7.25 % pa in the previous Aug 2017. Sri Lanka's Policy Rate averaged 8.25 % pa and is updated monthly, available from Jan 1997 to Sep 2017. The data reached an all-time high of 20.00 % pa in Jan 2001 and a record low of 6.00 % pa in Jan 2016.

In the latest reports, Sri Lanka's Short Term Interest Rate: Month End: Sri Lanka: SLIBOR: 3 Months was reported at 10.20 % pa in Sep 2017. Its Long Term Interest Rate (Govt Paper: Primary: Yield: WA: Bonds: Above 10 Years) was reported at 10.59 % pa in Jul 2017. Sri Lanka's Exchange Rate against USD averaged 152.81 (LKR/USD) in Sep 2017.

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What was Sri Lanka's Policy Rate in Sep 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

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

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More Countries for Policy Rate

Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

1.25

Sep 2017

1.25

Aug 2017

1.25

Sep 2017

18.00

Jan 2000

% pa

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Algeria

3.50

Sep 2017

3.50

Aug 2017

2.75

Sep 1986

15.00

Jul 1995

% pa

monthly

Jan 1963 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Armenia

6.00

Sep 2017

6.00

Aug 2017

3.00

Nov 2005

18.00

May 2001

% pa

monthly

May 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Australia

1.50

Sep 2017

1.50

Aug 2017

1.50

Sep 2017

14.00

Sep 1990

% pa

monthly

Aug 1990 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Austria

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Azerbaijan

15.00

Aug 2017

15.00

Jul 2017

2.00

Sep 2010

15.00

Aug 2017

% pa

monthly

Jan 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bahrain

1.50

Sep 2017

1.50

Aug 2017

0.50

Nov 2015

5.00

Oct 2007

% pa

monthly

Jan 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bangladesh

6.75

Sep 2017

6.75

Aug 2017

4.50

Jul 2010

8.50

Sep 2009

% pa

monthly

Sep 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Belarus

11.50

Sep 2017

12.00

Aug 2017

10.00

Jun 2008

480.00

Jan 1995

% pa

monthly

Jul 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Belgium

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Botswana

5.50

Sep 2017

5.50

Aug 2017

5.50

Sep 2017

15.50

Nov 2008

% pa

monthly

Aug 1976 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Brazil

8.25

Sep 2017

9.25

Aug 2017

7.25

Mar 2013

42.00

Mar 1999

% pa

monthly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Bulgaria

0.00

Oct 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Oct 2017

300.00

Sep 1996

% pa

monthly

Feb 1991 - Oct 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Canada

1.00

Sep 2017

0.75

Aug 2017

0.25

May 2010

8.13

Feb 1995

% pa

monthly

Dec 1992 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Chile

2.50

Sep 2017

2.50

Aug 2017

0.50

May 2010

14.00

Sep 1998

% pa

monthly

May 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
China

2.25

Sep 2017

2.25

Aug 2017

1.80

Nov 2010

6.03

Jun 1998

% pa

monthly

Jan 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Colombia

5.25

Sep 2017

5.50

Aug 2017

3.00

Jan 2011

45.00

Nov 1995

% pa

monthly

Apr 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Croatia

3.00

Aug 2017

3.00

Jul 2017

3.00

Aug 2017

1,926.92

Sep 1993

% pa

monthly

Dec 1992 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Cyprus

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Czech Republic

0.05

Sep 2017

0.05

Aug 2017

0.05

Sep 2017

13.00

Jul 1998

% pa

monthly

Jan 1993 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Denmark

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

13.00

Aug 1980

% pa

monthly

Aug 1914 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Ecuador

8.19

Sep 2017

7.58

Aug 2017

5.84

Sep 2004

21.81

Feb 1996

% pa

monthly

Jul 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Egypt

19.25

Sep 2017

19.25

Aug 2017

8.50

Oct 2011

21.50

Jul 1991

% pa

monthly

Jan 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Estonia

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
European Union

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Finland

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
France

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Georgia

7.00

Sep 2017

7.00

Aug 2017

3.75

Jan 2014

12.00

Jul 2008

% pa

monthly

Jan 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Germany

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Greece

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Hong Kong

1.50

Sep 2017

1.50

Aug 2017

0.50

Nov 2015

8.00

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jun 1992 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Hungary

0.90

Sep 2017

0.90

Aug 2017

0.90

Sep 2017

28.00

Jan 1996

% pa

monthly

Oct 1990 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Iceland

5.25

Sep 2017

5.25

Aug 2017

4.25

Jul 2011

18.00

Feb 2009

% pa

monthly

Jan 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
India

6.00

Sep 2017

6.00

Aug 2017

4.75

Feb 2010

9.00

Sep 2008

% pa

monthly

Apr 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Indonesia

4.25

Sep 2017

4.50

Aug 2017

4.25

Sep 2017

6.25

Dec 2015

% pa

monthly

Jun 2015 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ireland

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Israel

0.10

Sep 2017

0.10

Aug 2017

0.10

Sep 2017

13.50

Jan 1999

% pa

monthly

Dec 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Italy

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Ivory Coast

2.50

Mar 2017

2.50

Feb 2017

2.50

Mar 2017

13.00

Oct 1992

% pa

monthly

Jan 1964 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Japan

-0.10

Sep 2017

-0.10

Aug 2017

-0.10

Sep 2017

0.10

Jan 2016

% pa

monthly

Nov 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Jordan

4.75

Sep 2017

4.75

Aug 2017

2.50

Jun 2004

9.00

Jun 1999

% pa

monthly

Dec 1965 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Kazakhstan

10.25

Sep 2017

10.25

Aug 2017

5.50

Mar 2017

300.00

Aug 1994

% pa

monthly

Feb 1992 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Kenya

10.00

Sep 2017

10.00

Aug 2017

3.84

Aug 2003

18.00

Jun 2012

% pa

monthly

Jul 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Kosovo

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Kuwait

2.75

Sep 2017

2.75

Aug 2017

2.00

Nov 2015

7.25

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jul 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Kyrgyzstan

5.00

Sep 2017

5.00

Aug 2017

0.85

Mar 2010

56.05

Jan 1999

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Laos

4.25

Sep 2017

4.25

Aug 2017

4.00

Aug 2010

35.00

Dec 2001

% pa

monthly

Dec 1992 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Latvia

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Lebanon

10.00

Aug 2017

10.00

Jul 2017

3.00

Sep 1973

155.00

May 1995

% pa

monthly

Apr 1964 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Lithuania

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Luxembourg

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Macau

1.50

Sep 2017

1.50

Aug 2017

0.50

Nov 2015

8.00

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Dec 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Macedonia

3.25

Sep 2017

3.25

Aug 2017

3.21

Jun 2013

15.21

Dec 2002

% pa

monthly

Jan 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Malawi

22.00

Sep 2017

22.00

Aug 2017

8.00

Feb 1980

75.53

Feb 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Malaysia

3.00

Sep 2017

3.00

Aug 2017

2.00

Feb 2010

3.50

Oct 2008

% pa

monthly

Apr 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Malta

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Mauritius

4.00

Sep 2017

4.00

Aug 2017

4.00

Sep 2017

14.00

Feb 2000

% pa

monthly

Dec 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Mexico

7.00

Sep 2017

7.00

Aug 2017

3.00

Nov 2015

8.25

Dec 2008

% pa

monthly

Jan 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Moldova

7.50

Sep 2017

7.50

Aug 2017

3.50

Nov 2014

21.00

Feb 2001

% pa

monthly

Feb 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Mongolia

12.00

Sep 2017

12.00

Aug 2017

6.40

Sep 2007

15.00

Nov 2016

% pa

monthly

Jul 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Montenegro

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Morocco

2.25

Sep 2017

2.25

Aug 2017

2.25

Sep 2017

7.00

Oct 1996

% pa

monthly

Jun 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Myanmar

10.00

2017

10.00

2016

4.00

1986

12.50

1996

% pa

yearly

1986 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Nepal

7.00

Sep 2017

7.00

Aug 2017

5.50

Jul 2005

8.00

Jul 2015

% pa

monthly

Jul 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Netherlands

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
New Zealand

1.75

Sep 2017

1.75

Aug 2017

1.75

Sep 2017

8.25

Jun 2008

% pa

monthly

Apr 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Nigeria

14.00

Sep 2017

14.00

Aug 2017

6.00

Aug 2010

14.00

Sep 2017

% pa

monthly

Dec 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Norway

0.50

Sep 2017

0.50

Aug 2017

0.50

Sep 2017

11.00

Sep 1992

% pa

monthly

Jan 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Oman

1.74

Sep 2017

1.74

Aug 2017

1.00

Jul 2016

6.50

Aug 2007

% pa

monthly

May 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Paraguay

5.25

Sep 2017

5.25

Aug 2017

0.60

Aug 2010

8.25

Oct 2011

% pa

monthly

Jul 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Peru

3.50

Sep 2017

3.75

Aug 2017

1.25

Apr 2010

6.50

Jan 2009

% pa

monthly

Sep 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Philippines

3.50

Sep 2017

3.50

Aug 2017

3.50

Sep 2017

3.50

Sep 2017

% pa

monthly

Jun 2016 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Poland

1.50

Oct 2017

1.50

Sep 2017

1.50

Oct 2017

6.50

Feb 2005

% pa

monthly

Jan 2005 - Oct 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Portugal

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Qatar

5.00

Aug 2017

5.00

Jul 2017

1.33

Jun 2004

5.50

Mar 2011

% pa

monthly

Mar 2003 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Romania

1.75

Sep 2017

1.75

Aug 2017

1.75

Sep 2017

21.25

May 2004

% pa

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Russia

8.50

Sep 2017

9.00

Aug 2017

5.50

Feb 2014

17.00

Jan 2015

% pa

monthly

Sep 2013 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Saudi Arabia

2.00

Sep 2017

2.00

Aug 2017

1.50

Jul 2004

7.00

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Serbia

3.75

Sep 2017

4.00

Aug 2017

3.75

Sep 2017

35.66

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Slovakia

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Slovenia

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
South Africa

6.75

Sep 2017

6.75

Aug 2017

5.00

Dec 2013

13.50

May 2003

% pa

monthly

Nov 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
South Korea

1.25

Sep 2017

1.25

Aug 2017

1.25

Sep 2017

5.25

Sep 2008

% pa

monthly

May 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Spain

0.00

Sep 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 2017

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Sri Lanka

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
Sweden

-0.50

Sep 2017

-0.50

Aug 2017

-0.50

Sep 2017

40.00

Sep 1992

% pa

monthly

Jan 1987 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Switzerland

-0.74

Sep 2017

-0.73

Aug 2017

-0.77

Jun 2016

3.49

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jun 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Syria

5.00

Feb 2015

5.00

Jan 2015

5.00

Feb 2015

5.00

Feb 2015

% pa

monthly

Jan 1962 - Feb 2015

Updated on Mar 2015
Taiwan

1.38

Sep 2017

1.38

Aug 2017

1.25

May 2010

14.40

Dec 1961

% pa

monthly

Jul 1961 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Tajikistan

16.00

Sep 2017

16.00

Aug 2017

4.80

Apr 2014

81.00

Nov 1997

% pa

monthly

Jul 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Thailand

1.50

Sep 2017

1.50

Aug 2017

1.25

Jun 2010

5.00

Dec 2006

% pa

monthly

May 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Tunisia

5.00

Sep 2017

5.00

Aug 2017

3.50

Jul 2012

5.88

Feb 2003

% pa

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Turkey

8.00

Sep 2017

8.00

Aug 2017

4.50

Dec 2013

10.00

Apr 2014

% pa

monthly

May 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ukraine

12.50

Sep 2017

12.50

Aug 2017

6.50

Mar 2014

252.00

Feb 1995

% pa

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
United Arab Emirates

1.50

Sep 2017

1.50

Aug 2017

1.00

Feb 2017

4.50

Nov 2007

% pa

monthly

Nov 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
United Kingdom

0.25

Sep 2017

0.25

Aug 2017

0.25

Sep 2017

17.00

Jun 1980

% pa

monthly

Jun 1972 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
United States

1.06

Sep 2017

1.07

Aug 2017

0.04

Dec 2011

22.00

Dec 1980

% pa

monthly

Jul 1954 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Uruguay

9.25

Sep 2017

9.25

Aug 2017

5.00

Sep 2007

10.00

Feb 2009

% pa

monthly

Sep 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Vietnam

4.25

Sep 2017

4.25

Aug 2017

3.00

Dec 2004

13.00

Feb 2012

% pa

monthly

Aug 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Yemen

16.07

Jan 2015

16.08

Dec 2014

10.74

Nov 2002

28.71

May 1996

% pa

monthly

Dec 1995 - Jan 2015

Updated on Mar 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
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
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 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