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Sri Lanka Total Exports Growth

1983 - 2017 | Monthly | % | CEIC

Sri Lanka's Total Exports expanded 16.2 % YoY in Nov 2017, compared with an increase of 14.1 % YoY in the previous month. Sri Lanka's Total Exports Growth data is updated monthly, available from Jan 1983 to Nov 2017, with an averaged rate of 8.1 %. The data reached an all-time high of 134.6 % in Jul 1990 and a record low of -50.3 % in Nov 1985. CEIC calculates Total Exports Growth from monthly Total Exports. The Central Bank of Sri Lanka provides Total Exports, FOB, in USD.

In the latest reports, Sri Lanka's Total Exports recorded 940.9 USD mn in Nov 2017. Total Imports recorded 1.9 USD bn in Nov 2017, which registered an increase of 12.0 % year on year. Sri Lanka's Trade Balance recorded a deficit of 999.5 USD mn in Nov 2017.

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What was Sri Lanka's Total Exports Growth in Nov 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

16.2

Nov 2017

14.1

Oct 2017

-50.3

Nov 1985

134.6

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018

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Total Exports: USD mn: Monthly: Sri Lanka

Series Details
Series ID

30860401

Name

Total Exports: USD mn: Monthly: Sri Lanka

Country

Sri Lanka

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

USD mn

Status

Active

Source

Central Bank of Sri Lanka

First Date

Jan 1982

Last Date

Nov 2017

Last Updated

11 Jan 2018

Statistics
Mean

437.49

Variance

80,902.32

Standard deviation

284.43

Skewness

0.46

Kurtosis

-0.99

Coefficient variation

0.65

Median

398.18

Max
Mar 2014

NaN

Min
Apr 1983

NaN

Previous observation
Oct 2017

975.58

Last observation
Nov 2017

940.93

Number of Observations

431

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More Countries for Total Exports Growth

Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

10.6

Nov 2017

6.0

Oct 2017

-26.5

Apr 2009

26.6

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1990 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Canada

-0.0

Nov 2017

1.0

Oct 2017

-35.3

May 2009

40.3

Jan 1995

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
France

1.4

Nov 2017

9.0

Oct 2017

-23.3

Apr 2009

20.4

Jun 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Germany

8.1

Nov 2017

6.7

Oct 2017

-23.2

May 2009

107.4

Feb 1951

%

monthly

Jan 1951 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Italy

9.7

Nov 2017

11.5

Oct 2017

-28.7

Jan 2009

35.0

May 1995

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Japan

13.6

Nov 2017

15.9

Oct 2017

-47.4

Feb 2009

44.9

Jan 2010

%

monthly

Apr 1996 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
United Kingdom

4.5

Nov 2017

11.3

Oct 2017

-29.3

May 2014

47.9

Mar 2006

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Austria

14.1

Oct 2017

4.4

Sep 2017

-29.9

Apr 2009

49.5

Jan 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1954 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Belgium

-1.0

Nov 2017

8.1

Oct 2017

-29.9

Apr 2009

38.5

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Bulgaria

4.8

Nov 2017

14.9

Oct 2017

-39.3

Apr 2009

71.1

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Cyprus

6.8

Nov 2017

-16.7

Oct 2017

-61.3

May 2016

169.7

Feb 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Czech Republic

4.7

Nov 2017

11.9

Oct 2017

-25.2

Jan 2009

49.3

Mar 1998

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Denmark

4.1

Nov 2017

5.4

Oct 2017

-22.4

May 2009

30.6

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Estonia

8.2

Nov 2017

10.5

Oct 2017

-37.1

Apr 2009

130.2

Feb 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Finland

14.0

Nov 2017

13.8

Oct 2017

-37.8

Jun 2009

38.6

Mar 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Greece

15.5

Nov 2017

8.6

Oct 2017

-26.1

Oct 2009

82.5

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Hungary

12.5

Oct 2017

5.1

Sep 2017

-26.3

Jan 2009

40.9

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Iceland

0.4

Dec 2017

15.8

Nov 2017

-32.2

Apr 2003

135.6

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Ireland

-8.8

Nov 2017

-7.0

Oct 2017

-27.1

May 2003

59.2

Oct 1975

%

monthly

Jan 1971 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Latvia

15.3

Nov 2017

9.7

Oct 2017

-29.3

Apr 2009

55.0

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Lithuania

20.2

Nov 2017

20.4

Oct 2017

-36.0

Apr 2009

56.9

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Argentina

-5.5

Nov 2017

10.7

Oct 2017

-41.5

Aug 2009

73.8

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Luxembourg

13.8

Oct 2017

1.4

Sep 2017

-32.8

Nov 2009

35.8

Mar 1998

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Malta

-20.6

Nov 2017

10.9

Oct 2017

-56.9

Jul 2017

133.2

Nov 2011

%

monthly

Oct 1995 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Bolivia

15.6

Nov 2017

8.9

Oct 2017

-38.9

Aug 2015

79.8

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Netherlands

10.9

Oct 2017

7.5

Sep 2017

-25.1

Apr 2009

37.3

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Norway

6.4

Dec 2017

7.4

Nov 2017

-40.8

Apr 1986

117.2

May 1978

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Brazil

10.4

Dec 2017

2.9

Nov 2017

-50.3

Dec 1986

114.9

Nov 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1955 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Poland

9.6

Nov 2017

8.8

Oct 2017

-11.2

Dec 2001

42.7

Mar 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Chile

8.2

Dec 2017

15.3

Nov 2017

-43.9

Feb 2009

73.1

Jun 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Portugal

11.9

Nov 2017

12.8

Oct 2017

-30.6

Feb 2009

28.9

May 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Colombia

6.7

Nov 2017

15.1

Oct 2017

-50.1

Jul 1971

175.3

Jul 1972

%

monthly

Jan 1971 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Romania

8.9

Nov 2017

13.3

Oct 2017

-27.4

Feb 2009

47.7

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Slovakia

6.8

Nov 2017

10.7

Oct 2017

-34.6

Jan 2009

35.2

Jan 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Slovenia

16.2

Nov 2017

20.6

Oct 2017

-29.4

Apr 2009

27.5

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Ecuador

14.6

Nov 2017

3.6

Oct 2017

-50.4

Feb 2009

84.5

May 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Mexico

12.5

Nov 2017

7.9

Oct 2017

-32.6

May 2009

43.2

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Spain

8.8

Oct 2017

11.4

Sep 2017

-24.3

Jan 2009

47.1

Dec 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1986 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Panama

-4.0

Nov 2017

20.3

Oct 2017

-52.1

Jan 2009

81.5

Feb 2005

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Sweden

4.4

Nov 2017

12.1

Oct 2017

-29.7

May 1980

56.9

May 1981

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Paraguay

23.5

Dec 2017

23.2

Nov 2017

-43.5

Jun 2017

78.2

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Switzerland

1.2

Nov 2017

5.8

Oct 2017

-36.9

Apr 2014

64.1

Apr 2013

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Peru

21.4

Nov 2017

9.5

Oct 2017

-46.1

May 1990

71.7

May 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1986 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Uruguay

22.9

Nov 2017

24.5

Oct 2017

-40.3

Apr 2016

60.7

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Jul 1999 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Venezuela

37.5

Oct 2014

20.9

Sep 2014

-69.4

Jan 2009

129.2

May 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Oct 2014

Updated on Jun 2016
Australia

-0.7

Nov 2017

10.0

Oct 2017

-29.1

Oct 2009

58.8

Oct 2008

%

monthly

Jul 1972 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Bangladesh

14.6

Oct 2017

1.5

Sep 2017

-33.1

Jul 1988

139.6

Jul 1987

%

monthly

Jul 1987 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Brunei

13.8

Oct 2017

8.4

Sep 2017

-47.8

Jul 2015

59.8

Sep 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Cambodia

28.2

Sep 2017

25.8

Jun 2017

4.7

Dec 2016

35.6

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Bahrain

-22.7

2016

-29.6

2015

-31.4

2009

162.1

1974

%

yearly

1967 - 2016

Updated on 2017
China

12.7

Dec 2017

12.8

Nov 2017

-24.4

Jun 2009

59.1

Feb 2010

%

monthly

May 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Botswana

-6.4

Jul 2017

-33.7

Jun 2017

-74.1

Oct 2005

510.2

Oct 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jul 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Hong Kong

7.8

Nov 2017

6.7

Oct 2017

-39.3

Sep 1953

70.6

Apr 1956

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
India

12.4

Dec 2017

30.5

Nov 2017

-34.1

May 2009

63.0

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Apr 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Israel

-4.9

Dec 2017

0.9

Nov 2017

-36.1

Apr 2009

57.6

Apr 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Indonesia

6.9

Dec 2017

13.5

Nov 2017

-37.0

Nov 1986

68.2

Aug 1987

%

monthly

Oct 1984 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Jordan

-1.2

Oct 2017

-4.6

Sep 2017

-51.9

Jan 1983

407.8

May 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1973 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
South Korea

8.9

Dec 2017

9.6

Nov 2017

-34.5

Jan 2009

149.4

Oct 1973

%

monthly

Jan 1967 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Malawi

-7.3

Sep 2016

39.2

Aug 2016

-90.4

Apr 2008

919.4

Mar 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Malaysia

14.2

Nov 2017

18.8

Oct 2017

-29.5

May 2009

54.0

Feb 1998

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Laos

18.2

Sep 2017

21.1

Jun 2017

-29.5

Jun 2009

115.4

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Macau

26.0

Nov 2017

6.7

Oct 2017

-65.7

May 2009

82.2

Feb 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Myanmar

-29.5

Aug 2017

46.3

Jul 2017

-46.8

Dec 2014

135.5

Dec 2013

%

monthly

Jul 2011 - Aug 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Nepal

20.2

Dec 2017

5.9

Nov 2017

-43.6

Oct 2015

82.7

Nov 2008

%

monthly

Aug 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
New Zealand

19.6

Nov 2017

16.1

Oct 2017

-48.3

Nov 1960

146.4

Jun 1976

%

monthly

Jan 1952 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Pakistan

19.2

Dec 2017

13.1

Nov 2017

-19.2

Sep 2015

53.4

May 1991

%

monthly

Dec 1988 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Philippines

1.6

Nov 2017

7.1

Oct 2017

-40.6

Jan 2009

46.8

Sep 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1980 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Singapore

3.2

Dec 2017

9.6

Nov 2017

-31.7

Jan 2009

56.9

Feb 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1977 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Sri Lanka

16.2

Nov 2017

14.1

Oct 2017

-50.3

Nov 1985

134.6

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Taiwan

15.4

Dec 2017

14.1

Nov 2017

-37.4

Feb 2009

54.5

Dec 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Thailand

7.2

Nov 2017

7.5

Oct 2017

-32.8

Jan 1999

96.9

Feb 1998

%

monthly

Oct 1991 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Vietnam

18.7

Dec 2017

24.1

Nov 2017

-26.8

Feb 2010

67.1

Feb 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Albania

0.6

Dec 2017

11.0

Nov 2017

-24.6

Apr 2009

108.1

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Armenia

23.6

Nov 2017

24.8

Oct 2017

-50.4

Mar 2009

112.8

Sep 2002

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Azerbaijan

8.4

Nov 2017

41.3

Oct 2017

-92.3

Jul 2009

2,002.3

May 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Belarus

31.8

Nov 2017

26.3

Oct 2017

-50.7

Mar 2009

99.2

Jan 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Croatia

15.0

Oct 2017

7.0

Sep 2017

-34.5

Jul 2009

64.6

Feb 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Georgia

8.2

Nov 2017

38.3

Oct 2017

-66.1

Sep 1998

247.9

Mar 1996

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Kazakhstan

25.1

Nov 2017

41.1

Oct 2017

-53.5

Jun 2009

139.4

Apr 2000

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Kyrgyzstan

16.7

Nov 2017

-14.7

Oct 2017

-52.2

Feb 2013

112.5

Dec 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2007 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Macedonia

35.0

Nov 2017

29.2

Oct 2017

-44.8

Feb 2009

70.7

Apr 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Moldova

25.0

Nov 2017

33.6

Oct 2017

-38.2

Apr 2006

77.6

Apr 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Mongolia

-19.7

Dec 2017

-9.6

Nov 2017

-71.4

Feb 2009

216.8

Jan 2007

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Mauritius

-1.2

Oct 2017

1.4

Sep 2017

-25.3

Dec 2007

51.5

Jan 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2007 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Montenegro

-10.6

Nov 2017

7.8

Oct 2017

-70.7

May 2009

215.1

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Russia

23.3

Nov 2017

25.5

Oct 2017

-48.1

Jan 2009

67.1

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Serbia

17.9

Nov 2017

21.3

Oct 2017

-38.5

Feb 2009

89.4

Dec 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2002 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Tajikistan

42.6

Nov 2017

42.1

Oct 2017

-62.9

Jun 2009

246.6

Sep 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Turkey

10.0

Nov 2017

6.9

Oct 2017

-38.6

May 2009

46.0

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Ukraine

18.8

Nov 2017

19.1

Oct 2017

-58.0

Jul 2009

79.6

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Morocco

11.6

Dec 2017

16.8

Nov 2017

-43.7

May 2009

102.3

Feb 1998

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Nigeria

40.9

Sep 2017

21.1

Aug 2017

-74.9

Oct 1986

207.2

Feb 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Oman

21.0

Jul 2017

-9.4

Jun 2017

-65.2

Jul 1986

148.3

Jan 1983

%

monthly

Jan 1975 - Jul 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Qatar

17.1

Sep 2017

16.3

Jun 2017

-60.7

Jun 2009

207.7

Sep 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Saudi Arabia

-9.8

2016

-40.6

2015

-41.6

1983

278.9

1974

%

yearly

1954 - 2016

Updated on 2017
South Africa

17.3

Nov 2017

17.9

Oct 2017

-33.4

Aug 2009

58.8

Oct 2008

%

monthly

Oct 2005 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Sudan

-16.9

Jun 2017

37.1

May 2017

-85.3

Dec 2011

332.9

Aug 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Syria

-22.8

Sep 2017

21.1

Aug 2017

-88.8

Jun 2012

705.0

Jun 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1961 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Tunisia

25.6

Dec 2017

10.8

Nov 2017

-49.1

Dec 2015

112.2

Dec 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Yemen

105.5

Sep 2017

2.9

Aug 2017

-99.0

Aug 2015

2,081.0

Mar 2017

%

monthly

Jun 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
United Arab Emirates

4.0

Sep 2017

1.8

Aug 2017

-51.9

Apr 2009

76.8

Apr 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Egypt

21.6

Oct 2017

17.1

Sep 2017

-60.7

Aug 1995

146.6

Jun 2008

%

monthly

Jul 1995 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Kuwait

12.8

Sep 2017

9.9

Jun 2017

-54.6

Mar 2009

263.7

Jun 1974

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
European Union

6.0

Nov 2017

5.2

Oct 2017

-20.8

Jan 2009

33.5

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Kenya

16.6

Oct 2017

10.6

Sep 2017

-19.3

Oct 2016

62.4

Dec 2008

%

monthly

Aug 1999 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Iran

-29.1

2015

8.3

2014

-72.0

1952

235.4

1982

%

yearly

1951 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Lebanon

-7.4

Nov 2017

-2.0

Oct 2017

-49.1

Jul 1997

158.0

Aug 2007

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Kosovo

-6.3

Nov 2017

25.8

Oct 2017

-57.6

Nov 2005

237.4

Aug 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017

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

102.3

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Business Confidence: Net Balance

17.6

Nov 2017

9.6

Oct 2017

-16.8

Apr 2016

34.6

May 2015

% Point

monthly

May 2015 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 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

12.0

Nov 2017

0.2

Oct 2017

-52.3

Apr 2009

99.7

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 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 Dec 2017
Labour Productivity Growth

-0.13

Jun 2017

0.51

Mar 2017

-0.13

Jun 2017

9.55

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Jun 2013 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
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 2017
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 Dec 2017
Equity Market Index

6,369.3

Dec 2017

6,411.8

Nov 2017

137.5

Nov 1988

7,798.0

Feb 2011

1985=100

monthly

Jan 1987 - Dec 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Domestic Credit

48,249.0

Nov 2017

48,171.8

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 2017
Short Term Interest Rate

10.05

Nov 2017

10.06

Oct 2017

6.57

Jan 2015

26.17

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jul 2000 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
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 Dec 2017
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

10.31

Sep 2017

11.06

Sep 2016

7.88

Dec 2014

13.93

Mar 2016

% pa

monthly

Jan 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 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

11.43

Nov 2017

11.32

Oct 2017

6.35

Dec 2014

22.86

Feb 2001

% pa

monthly

Jun 1989 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
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

14.8

Nov 2017

16.9

Oct 2017

-3.4

Jan 2016

20.3

Apr 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 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 2017
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

153.108

Dec 2017

153.593

Nov 2017

4.762

Nov 1967

153.593

Nov 2017

LKR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 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

8.8

Dec 2017

0.2

Nov 2017

-75.4

Aug 1983

227.7

Aug 1984

%

monthly

Jan 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 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 2017
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

8.4

Nov 2017

8.8

Oct 2017

-65.2

Feb 1959

32.5

Aug 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1958 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
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 Dec 2017
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 Dec 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

Dec 2017

7.5

Nov 2017

6.0

Dec 2015

12.0

Jul 1999

%

monthly

Mar 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
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 Dec 2017
Business Confidence Growth

0.8

Nov 2017

-3.4

Oct 2017

-38.8

May 2016

20.0

May 2017

% Point

monthly

May 2016 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
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 Dec 2017
Policy Rate

7.25

Dec 2017

7.25

Nov 2017

6.00

Jan 2016

20.00

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
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

10.61

16 Jan 2018

10.65

12 Jan 2018

4.40

18 Jun 2001

29.53

14 Feb 2011

NA

daily

17 Aug 1998 - 16 Jan 2018

Updated on 16 Jan 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 Jan 2018
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

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 Dec 2017
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 Dec 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

1,306

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 2017
Liquid Assets Ratio

32.2

2014

31.9

2013

26.6

2012

35.2

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Household Debt

6,380.4

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 Dec 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

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