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Sri Lanka Real Effective Exchange Rate

2003 - 2017 | Monthly | 2005=100 | CEIC

Sri Lanka's Real Effective Exchange Rate (REER: 2005=100: Month Avg: Sri Lanka) was 144.8 in Nov 2017, compared with the number of 143.8 in the previous month. Sri Lanka's Real Effective Exchange Rate data is updated monthly and averaged 155.1 from Jan 2003 to Nov 2017. The data reached an all-time high of 155.1 in Jan 2015 and a record low of 90.8 in Feb 2004. CEIC generates Real Effective Exchange Rate Index with base 2005=100. The Central Bank of Sri Lanka provides Real Effective Exchange Rate Index with base 2010=100. CPI is used as a deflator. An increase in REER indicates reduced competitiveness for the reporting economy.


In the latest reports, Sri Lanka's Short Term Interest Rate: Month End: Sri Lanka: SLIBOR: 3 Months was reported at 10.1 % pa in Dec 2017. Its Long Term Interest Rate (Govt Paper: Primary: Yield: WA: Bonds: Above 10 Years) was reported at 10.4 % pa in Nov 2017. The cash rate (Policy Rate: Month End: Standing Deposit Facility Rate (Repo Rate)) was set at 7.3 % pa in Dec 2017. Sri Lanka's Exchange Rate against USD averaged 153.1 (LKR/USD) in Dec 2017.

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What was Sri Lanka's Real Effective Exchange Rate in Nov 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

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

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REER: 2005=100: Month Avg: Sri Lanka

Series Details
Series ID

230277702

Name

REER: 2005=100: Month Avg: Sri Lanka

Country

Sri Lanka

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

2005=100

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generate

First Date

Jan 2003

Last Date

Dec 2017

Last Updated

02 Feb 2018

Statistics
Mean

126.99

Variance

390.83

Standard deviation

19.77

Skewness

-0.54

Kurtosis

-1.27

Coefficient variation

0.16

Median

135.67

Max
Jan 2015

155.10

Min
Feb 2004

90.84

Previous observation
Nov 2017

144.81

Last observation
Dec 2017

145.37

Number of Observations

180

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

99.5

Dec 2017

99.8

Nov 2017

82.7

Jul 2011

132.2

Mar 1985

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1973 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Canada

95.5

Sep 2017

93.6

Aug 2017

80.5

Nov 2001

116.5

Oct 2007

2005=100

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
France

92.7

Dec 2017

92.7

Nov 2017

88.7

Apr 2015

106.4

Apr 1995

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Germany

92.4

Dec 2017

92.3

Nov 2017

87.0

Apr 2015

117.1

Mar 1995

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Italy

94.2

Dec 2017

94.1

Nov 2017

73.6

Nov 1981

126.5

Jan 1992

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Japan

73.3

Dec 2017

74.2

Nov 2017

57.3

Aug 1970

151.4

Apr 1995

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1970 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
United Kingdom

79.9

Dec 2017

79.2

Nov 2017

75.3

Oct 2016

107.9

Apr 2000

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Austria

100.2

Dec 2017

100.0

Nov 2017

94.5

Apr 2015

110.6

Apr 1995

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Belgium

100.5

Dec 2017

100.4

Nov 2017

91.1

Oct 2000

109.1

Apr 1995

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Bulgaria

113.7

Dec 2017

113.7

Nov 2017

40.2

Jan 1997

124.7

Jun 2009

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Cyprus

92.5

Dec 2017

92.5

Nov 2017

86.9

Aug 1993

103.0

Jul 2008

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Czech Republic

119.3

Dec 2017

119.8

Nov 2017

71.5

Jan 1995

129.8

Jul 2008

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Denmark

103.8

Oct 2017

103.8

Sep 2017

83.5

Jan 1984

108.8

Mar 2009

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1970 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Estonia

120.3

Dec 2017

119.9

Nov 2017

43.6

Jan 1993

120.3

Dec 2017

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Finland

97.4

Dec 2017

97.1

Nov 2017

93.2

Apr 2015

161.0

Jan 1992

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Greece

94.5

Dec 2017

94.6

Nov 2017

86.6

Sep 2000

107.2

Nov 2009

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Hungary

102.0

Dec 2017

101.5

Nov 2017

83.9

Jul 2008

188.9

Jan 1990

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1990 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Iceland

92.9

Dec 2017

93.9

Nov 2017

56.9

Nov 2008

106.9

Nov 2005

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1979 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Ireland

87.9

Dec 2017

87.8

Nov 2017

79.1

Oct 2000

109.9

Apr 2008

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Latvia

117.5

Dec 2017

117.5

Nov 2017

39.4

Jan 1993

129.3

Feb 2009

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Lithuania

114.8

Dec 2017

114.6

Nov 2017

1.2

Dec 1990

119.2

Mar 2009

2005=100

monthly

Dec 1990 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Argentina

54.1

Dec 2017

54.4

Nov 2017

41.1

Oct 2001

123.0

Jun 2002

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Luxembourg

99.3

Dec 2017

99.1

Nov 2017

89.0

Oct 2000

105.1

Jul 2008

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Malta

99.0

Dec 2017

98.9

Nov 2017

81.4

Aug 1993

106.3

Oct 2009

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Bolivia

57.6

Nov 2017

57.1

Oct 2017

54.1

Feb 2016

102.5

Apr 2006

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1991 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Netherlands

92.0

Dec 2017

91.9

Nov 2017

80.8

Mar 1985

103.0

Jan 2004

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Norway

83.5

Dec 2017

85.6

Nov 2017

81.8

Dec 2015

111.3

Jan 2003

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Brazil

109.2

Dec 2017

109.8

Nov 2017

64.1

Oct 2002

165.2

Mar 1990

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1988 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Poland

96.3

Dec 2017

95.7

Nov 2017

69.2

Aug 1994

125.0

Jul 2008

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Chile

96.6

Dec 2017

95.6

Nov 2017

79.1

Oct 1997

121.9

Jan 1990

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1986 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Portugal

95.7

Dec 2017

95.7

Nov 2017

89.9

Oct 2000

102.2

Apr 2008

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Colombia

113.5

Dec 2017

114.5

Nov 2017

80.5

Mar 1999

127.7

Jan 2003

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1990 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Romania

98.4

Dec 2017

98.3

Nov 2017

45.6

Feb 1997

122.2

Jul 2007

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Slovakia

125.5

Dec 2017

125.4

Nov 2017

59.2

Sep 1993

134.6

Mar 2009

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Slovenia

99.1

Dec 2017

99.0

Nov 2017

85.5

Feb 1994

105.8

Mar 2009

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Ecuador

111.6

Dec 2017

110.3

Nov 2017

87.1

Mar 2015

111.6

Dec 2017

2007=100

monthly

Jan 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Mexico

125.9

Nov 2017

125.6

Oct 2017

75.3

Mar 2002

189.1

Apr 1987

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1968 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Spain

97.9

Nov 2017

97.7

Oct 2017

87.5

Oct 2000

105.9

Apr 2008

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1993 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Sweden

86.3

Dec 2017

86.8

Nov 2017

84.1

Mar 2009

121.9

Oct 1996

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Paraguay

60.4

Nov 2017

61.1

Oct 2017

55.4

Feb 1999

103.6

Feb 2005

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1995 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Switzerland

111.9

Dec 2017

112.1

Nov 2017

92.9

Jul 2007

129.6

Aug 2011

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Peru

92.8

Dec 2017

92.4

Nov 2017

75.2

Mar 1992

109.7

May 1991

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Uruguay

58.0

Nov 2017

58.5

Oct 2017

56.1

Jan 2017

116.5

Jan 2004

2005=100

monthly

Jan 2000 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Venezuela

3,534.2

Dec 2017

3,326.5

Nov 2017

62.2

Jun 1994

3,534.2

Dec 2017

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Algeria

91.3

Dec 2017

92.3

Nov 2017

91.3

Dec 2017

184.9

Mar 1994

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Australia

103.8

Dec 2017

104.0

Nov 2017

73.6

Mar 2001

126.8

Aug 2012

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Bangladesh

155.9

2016

147.6

2015

94.8

2006

155.9

2016

2005=100

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Bahrain

102.3

Dec 2017

102.7

Nov 2017

81.6

Jun 2011

225.0

Feb 1985

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
China

144.2

Dec 2017

143.8

Nov 2017

78.1

Jan 1994

155.3

Jul 2015

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Botswana

100.1

Oct 2017

100.2

Sep 2017

91.7

Dec 2007

102.2

Jan 2015

Sep2016=100

monthly

Dec 2006 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Hong Kong

104.9

Dec 2017

105.5

Nov 2017

81.0

Aug 2011

144.9

Aug 1998

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
India

118.6

Dec 2017

118.2

Nov 2017

94.8

Apr 2009

118.8

Aug 2017

2005=100

monthly

Apr 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Israel

124.9

Dec 2017

125.2

Nov 2017

96.7

Feb 2006

134.2

Jan 1998

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Indonesia

114.2

Dec 2017

114.4

Nov 2017

45.4

Jun 1998

142.3

Feb 1997

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
South Korea

93.6

Dec 2017

92.3

Nov 2017

59.2

Jan 1998

107.8

Apr 2006

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Malaysia

96.1

Dec 2017

94.6

Nov 2017

90.7

Sep 2015

140.4

Mar 1997

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
New Zealand

96.5

Oct 2017

97.8

Sep 2017

60.5

Aug 1984

107.2

Jul 2014

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1984 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Pakistan

126.4

Nov 2017

125.8

Oct 2017

93.8

Sep 2001

129.8

Apr 2017

2005=100

monthly

Jul 2001 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Philippines

130.5

Dec 2017

129.5

Nov 2017

92.5

Dec 2003

156.1

Jan 1997

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Singapore

120.9

Dec 2017

120.7

Nov 2017

99.0

Jun 2005

127.2

Nov 2013

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Sri Lanka

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
Taiwan

92.5

Dec 2017

92.8

Nov 2017

83.9

Oct 2011

125.9

Jan 1994

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Thailand

123.0

Nov 2017

122.0

Oct 2017

78.1

Jan 1998

137.9

Jun 1997

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Armenia

124.2

Nov 2017

121.5

Oct 2017

84.9

Aug 2003

147.3

Feb 2009

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1997 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Azerbaijan

117.8

Nov 2017

116.2

Oct 2017

94.5

Jan 2005

190.0

Jan 2015

2005=100

monthly

Jan 2005 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Belarus

82.8

Mar 2015

85.5

Feb 2015

57.0

Nov 2011

221.3

Feb 2000

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2015

Updated on May 2015
Bosnia and Herzegovina

97.1

Oct 2017

96.6

Sep 2017

96.3

Oct 2016

106.0

Feb 2009

2005=100

monthly

Jan 2005 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Croatia

103.2

Nov 2017

102.6

Oct 2017

92.0

Oct 2009

109.9

Mar 2000

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1996 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Georgia

109.8

Dec 2017

107.4

Nov 2017

85.0

Feb 1999

124.6

Jun 2012

2005=100

monthly

Dec 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Kazakhstan

92.0

Nov 2017

89.2

Oct 2017

81.1

Jan 2016

140.1

Jan 1999

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1995 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Kyrgyzstan

117.9

Nov 2017

118.1

Oct 2017

95.3

Mar 2000

129.7

Feb 2015

2005=100

monthly

Jan 2000 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Macedonia

103.2

Dec 2017

103.0

Nov 2017

92.8

Dec 1993

164.5

Apr 1993

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Moldova

144.0

Dec 2017

144.7

Nov 2017

46.8

Nov 1993

154.2

Feb 2009

2005=100

monthly

Nov 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Mongolia

111.8

Nov 2017

111.5

Oct 2017

68.9

Jan 2000

142.5

Jun 2012

2005=100

monthly

Jan 2000 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Russia

106.6

Dec 2017

106.5

Nov 2017

50.5

Oct 1994

136.9

Feb 2013

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Serbia

122.5

Dec 2017

122.8

Nov 2017

88.6

Jan 2002

140.8

Sep 2008

2005=100

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Turkey

75.1

Dec 2017

74.5

Nov 2017

74.5

Nov 2017

113.4

Dec 2007

2005=100

monthly

Jan 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Ukraine

74.6

Dec 2017

76.6

Nov 2017

44.8

Apr 1993

233.1

Apr 1994

2005=100

monthly

Dec 1992 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Morocco

97.6

Dec 2017

98.2

Nov 2017

89.9

Sep 1990

112.9

Oct 2000

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1988 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Nigeria

128.0

Dec 2017

127.6

Nov 2017

51.0

Mar 1992

703.1

Sep 1984

2005=100

monthly

Dec 1979 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Saudi Arabia

122.0

Dec 2017

123.5

Nov 2017

92.2

Mar 2008

132.6

Jan 1998

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
South Africa

83.1

Oct 2017

85.5

Sep 2017

63.9

Dec 2001

143.5

Aug 1983

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1970 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Tunisia

78.5

Dec 2017

78.6

Nov 2017

78.4

Sep 2017

218.6

Feb 1981

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1979 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
United Arab Emirates

121.8

Dec 2017

123.9

Nov 2017

79.2

Apr 1995

131.6

Jan 2017

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Ivory Coast

100.1

Dec 2017

99.9

Nov 2017

66.2

Jan 1994

136.1

Oct 1980

2005=100

monthly

Dec 1979 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
European Union

90.5

Dec 2017

90.3

Nov 2017

41.3

Sep 1980

110.5

Jan 1993

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Iran

145.5

Dec 2017

147.6

Nov 2017

67.4

Aug 1992

629.2

Mar 1985

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1979 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Kosovo

104.3

Dec 2017

104.6

Nov 2017

97.2

Jul 2007

108.4

Mar 2008

Jan2007=100

monthly

Dec 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018

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

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
Labour Productivity Growth

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
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

5.4

Jan 2018

7.3

Dec 2017

-65.2

Feb 1959

32.5

Aug 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1958 - Jan 2018

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
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

10.93

23 Feb 2018

10.93

22 Feb 2018

4.40

18 Jun 2001

29.53

14 Feb 2011

NA

daily

17 Aug 1998 - 23 Feb 2018

Updated on 23 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