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Sri Lanka Total Exports Growth

1983 - 2018 | Monthly | % | CEIC Data

Sri Lanka's Total Exports expanded 9.8 % YoY in May 2018, compared with an increase of 0.0 % YoY in the previous month. Sri Lanka's Total Exports Growth data is updated monthly, available from Jan 1983 to May 2018, 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 923.8 USD mn in May 2018. Total Imports recorded 1.9 USD bn in May 2018, which registered an increase of 7.7 % year on year. Sri Lanka's Trade Balance recorded a deficit of 933.2 USD mn in May 2018.

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What was Sri Lanka's Total Exports Growth in May 2018?

Last

9.8

May 2018
Previous

0.0

Apr 2018
Min

-50.3

Nov 1985
Max

134.6

Jul 1990
Unit

%

Frequency

monthly

Range

Jan 1983 - May 2018

Updated on 27 Jul 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

9.8

May 2018

0.0

Apr 2018

-50.3

Nov 1985

134.6

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - May 2018

Updated on 27 Jul 2018

View Sri Lanka's Total Exports Growth from Jan 1983 to May 2018 in the chart:

Sri Lanka Total Exports Growth

Series Details
Series ID

211489402

Name

Sri Lanka Total Exports Growth

Country

Sri Lanka

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Data

First Date

Jan 1983

Last Date

May 2018

Last Updated

27 Jul 2018

Statistics
Mean

9.1

Variance

481.1

Standard deviation

21.9

Skewness

1.1

Kurtosis

4.0

Coefficient variation

2.4

Median

8.1

Max
Jul 1990

134.6

Min
Nov 1985

-50.3

Previous observation
Apr 2018

0.0

Last observation
May 2018

9.8

Number of Observations

425

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Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

17.8

Jun 2018

24.2

May 2018

-24.6

Apr 2009

108.1

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-17
Argentina

-0.3

Jun 2018

-5.8

May 2018

-41.5

Aug 2009

73.8

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Armenia

6.8

Jun 2018

-8.3

May 2018

-50.4

Mar 2009

112.8

Sep 2002

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Australia

8.1

May 2018

10.8

Apr 2018

-29.1

Oct 2009

58.8

Oct 2008

%

monthly

Jul 1972 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-04
Austria

9.9

Apr 2018

5.6

Mar 2018

-29.9

Apr 2009

49.5

Jan 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1954 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Azerbaijan

17.1

Jun 2018

38.6

May 2018

-92.3

Jul 2009

2,002.3

May 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Bahrain

20.3

2017

-22.7

2016

-31.4

2009

162.1

1974

%

yearly

1967 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Bangladesh

12.6

May 2018

16.5

Apr 2018

-33.1

Jul 1988

139.6

Jul 1987

%

monthly

Jul 1987 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Belarus

11.4

May 2018

20.9

Apr 2018

-50.7

Mar 2009

99.2

Jan 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Belgium

-1.3

May 2018

10.4

Apr 2018

-29.9

Apr 2009

38.5

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Bolivia

29.2

May 2018

18.2

Apr 2018

-38.9

Aug 2015

79.8

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Botswana

21.1

May 2018

39.0

Apr 2018

-74.1

Oct 2005

510.2

Oct 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-30
Brazil

2.2

Jun 2018

-3.3

May 2018

-50.3

Dec 1986

114.9

Nov 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1955 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Brunei

20.0

Mar 2018

-0.2

Feb 2018

-47.8

Jul 2015

59.8

Sep 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-04
Bulgaria

-3.5

May 2018

6.8

Apr 2018

-39.3

Apr 2009

71.1

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Cambodia

28.2

Sep 2017

25.9

Jun 2017

4.7

Dec 2016

35.6

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-06-04
Canada

-0.0

May 2018

2.8

Apr 2018

-35.3

May 2009

40.3

Jan 1995

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Chile

14.8

Jun 2018

14.9

May 2018

-43.9

Feb 2009

73.1

Jun 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
China

12.4

Jun 2018

10.3

May 2018

-24.4

Jun 2009

59.1

Feb 2010

%

monthly

May 2009 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Colombia

5.0

May 2018

41.0

Apr 2018

-50.1

Jul 1971

175.3

Jul 1972

%

monthly

Jan 1971 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Croatia

15.7

Apr 2018

-7.8

Mar 2018

-34.5

Jul 2009

64.6

Feb 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Cyprus

68.5

May 2018

58.2

Apr 2018

-61.3

May 2016

253.7

Mar 2018

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Czech Republic

-2.2

May 2018

6.4

Apr 2018

-25.2

Jan 2009

49.3

Mar 1998

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Denmark

2.1

Jun 2018

0.2

May 2018

-22.4

May 2009

30.7

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-09
Ecuador

22.4

May 2018

13.0

Apr 2018

-50.4

Feb 2009

84.5

May 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Egypt

9.6

May 2018

3.7

Apr 2018

-60.7

Aug 1995

146.6

Jun 2008

%

monthly

Jul 1995 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Estonia

7.5

May 2018

16.2

Apr 2018

-37.1

Apr 2009

130.2

Feb 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
European Union

0.0

May 2018

2.5

Apr 2018

-20.8

Jan 2009

33.8

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Finland

-5.2

May 2018

17.0

Apr 2018

-37.8

Jun 2009

37.8

Mar 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
France

0.4

May 2018

9.2

Apr 2018

-23.4

Apr 2009

20.6

Jun 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Georgia

31.1

Jun 2018

50.2

May 2018

-66.1

Sep 1998

247.9

Mar 1996

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Germany

3.5

May 2018

3.1

Apr 2018

-23.2

May 2009

107.4

Feb 1951

%

monthly

Jan 1951 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Greece

14.4

May 2018

11.6

Apr 2018

-26.1

Oct 2009

82.5

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Hong Kong

3.3

Jun 2018

15.9

May 2018

-39.3

Sep 1953

70.6

Apr 1956

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Hungary

1.5

May 2018

10.9

Apr 2018

-26.3

Jan 2009

40.9

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Iceland

13.1

Jun 2018

5.6

May 2018

-32.2

Apr 2003

135.6

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
India

17.6

Jun 2018

20.2

May 2018

-34.1

May 2009

63.0

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Apr 1991 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Indonesia

11.5

Jun 2018

13.1

May 2018

-37.0

Nov 1986

68.2

Aug 1987

%

monthly

Oct 1984 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Iran

-29.1

2015

8.3

2014

-72.0

1952

228.5

1982

%

yearly

1951 - 2015

Updated on 2018-06-03
Ireland

10.6

May 2018

12.7

Apr 2018

-27.1

May 2003

59.2

Oct 1975

%

monthly

Jan 1971 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Israel

-4.1

Jun 2018

-5.1

May 2018

-36.1

Apr 2009

57.6

Apr 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Italy

-0.8

May 2018

6.8

Apr 2018

-28.7

Jan 2009

35.0

May 1995

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Japan

7.3

Jun 2018

6.3

May 2018

-47.6

Feb 2009

45.0

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Apr 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Jordan

-0.4

May 2018

14.9

Apr 2018

-51.9

Jan 1983

407.8

May 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1973 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
Kazakhstan

28.2

Mar 2018

29.5

Feb 2018

-53.5

Jun 2009

139.4

Apr 2000

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-14
Kenya

5.0

May 2018

11.6

Apr 2018

-19.3

Oct 2016

62.4

Dec 2008

%

monthly

Aug 1999 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
South Korea

6.2

Jul 2018

-0.3

Jun 2018

-34.5

Jan 2009

149.4

Oct 1973

%

monthly

Jan 1967 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-08-13
Kosovo

-2.8

Jun 2018

-2.0

May 2018

-57.6

Nov 2005

431.3

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
Kuwait

19.1

Mar 2018

12.6

Dec 2017

-54.6

Mar 2009

263.7

Jun 1974

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-06
Kyrgyzstan

25.7

May 2018

25.2

Apr 2018

-52.2

Feb 2013

164.2

Dec 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2007 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Laos

33.7

Dec 2017

18.2

Sep 2017

-29.5

Jun 2009

115.4

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-17
Latvia

8.5

May 2018

15.3

Apr 2018

-29.3

Apr 2009

55.0

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Lebanon

5.9

May 2018

8.9

Apr 2018

-49.1

Jul 1997

158.0

Aug 2007

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-04
Lithuania

3.9

May 2018

6.2

Apr 2018

-36.0

Apr 2009

56.9

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Luxembourg

5.0

May 2018

8.8

Apr 2018

-32.8

Nov 2009

35.8

Mar 1998

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Macau

12.3

Jun 2018

20.2

May 2018

-65.7

May 2009

82.2

Feb 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-31
Macedonia

20.2

May 2018

34.5

Apr 2018

-44.8

Feb 2009

70.7

Apr 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-04
Malawi

-26.8

Nov 2017

177.5

Nov 2016

-90.4

Apr 2008

919.4

Mar 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Nov 2017

Updated on 2018-07-12
Malaysia

3.4

May 2018

14.2

Apr 2018

-29.5

May 2009

54.0

Feb 1998

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Malta

-25.8

May 2018

114.5

Apr 2018

-56.9

Jul 2017

133.2

Nov 2011

%

monthly

Oct 1995 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Mauritius

-3.2

May 2018

7.6

Apr 2018

-25.3

Dec 2007

51.5

Jan 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2007 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Mexico

7.0

Jun 2018

12.4

May 2018

-32.6

May 2009

43.2

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Moldova

27.6

May 2018

29.6

Apr 2018

-38.2

Apr 2006

77.6

Apr 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Mongolia

16.5

Jun 2018

24.8

May 2018

-71.4

Feb 2009

216.8

Jan 2007

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Montenegro

56.5

Jun 2018

5.0

May 2018

-70.7

May 2009

215.1

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Morocco

15.1

Jun 2018

20.5

May 2018

-43.7

May 2009

102.3

Feb 1998

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Myanmar

19.1

Dec 2017

58.0

Nov 2017

-46.8

Dec 2014

135.5

Dec 2013

%

monthly

Jul 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-07-16
Nepal

22.0

Jun 2018

18.9

May 2018

-43.6

Oct 2015

82.7

Nov 2008

%

monthly

Aug 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Netherlands

4.8

May 2018

9.5

Apr 2018

-25.1

Apr 2009

37.3

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
New Zealand

4.6

Jun 2018

9.1

May 2018

-48.3

Nov 1960

146.4

Jun 1976

%

monthly

Jan 1952 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
Nigeria

26.3

Apr 2018

34.2

Mar 2018

-74.9

Oct 1986

205.9

Feb 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-28
Norway

18.2

Jun 2018

16.0

May 2018

-40.8

Apr 1986

117.2

May 1978

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Oman

32.6

Apr 2018

30.3

Mar 2018

-65.2

Jul 1986

148.3

Jan 1983

%

monthly

Jan 1975 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Pakistan

12.3

Jun 2018

45.9

May 2018

-19.2

Sep 2015

53.4

May 1991

%

monthly

Dec 1988 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Panama

16.6

May 2018

10.5

Apr 2018

-52.1

Jan 2009

81.5

Feb 2005

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Paraguay

60.9

Jun 2018

47.8

May 2018

-43.5

Jun 2017

78.2

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Peru

16.4

May 2018

25.2

Apr 2018

-46.1

May 1990

71.7

May 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1986 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Philippines

-3.8

May 2018

-4.9

Apr 2018

-40.6

Jan 2009

46.8

Sep 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1980 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Poland

2.2

May 2018

7.9

Apr 2018

-11.2

Dec 2001

42.7

Mar 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-08-01
Portugal

6.2

May 2018

17.7

Apr 2018

-30.6

Feb 2009

28.9

May 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Qatar

20.6

Mar 2018

20.6

Dec 2017

-60.7

Jun 2009

207.7

Sep 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-21
Romania

5.2

May 2018

9.6

Apr 2018

-27.4

Feb 2009

49.4

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Russia

28.6

May 2018

38.9

Apr 2018

-48.1

Jan 2009

67.1

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Saudi Arabia

20.8

2017

-9.8

2016

-41.6

1983

278.9

1974

%

yearly

1954 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-01
Serbia

13.6

May 2018

20.1

Apr 2018

-38.5

Feb 2009

89.4

Dec 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2002 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Singapore

10.4

Jun 2018

9.1

May 2018

-31.7

Jan 2009

58.7

Feb 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1977 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-17
Slovakia

7.3

May 2018

9.4

Apr 2018

-34.6

Jan 2009

35.2

Jan 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Slovenia

10.1

May 2018

13.8

Apr 2018

-29.4

Apr 2009

27.5

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-17
South Africa

-0.1

May 2018

-2.8

Apr 2018

-33.4

Aug 2009

58.8

Oct 2008

%

monthly

Oct 2005 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Spain

-0.2

May 2018

0.9

Apr 2018

-24.3

Jan 2009

47.1

Dec 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1986 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
Sri Lanka

9.8

May 2018

0.0

Apr 2018

-50.3

Nov 1985

134.6

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Sudan

-24.6

Mar 2018

-10.2

Feb 2018

-85.3

Dec 2011

332.9

Aug 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-05
Sweden

8.1

Jun 2018

8.0

May 2018

-29.7

May 1980

56.9

May 1981

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Switzerland

3.6

Jun 2018

-1.6

May 2018

-36.9

Apr 2014

64.1

Apr 2013

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Syria

-16.0

Apr 2018

-11.6

Mar 2018

-88.0

Jun 2012

704.9

Jun 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1961 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-28
Taiwan

12.1

Jun 2018

12.1

May 2018

-37.4

Feb 2009

54.5

Dec 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Tajikistan

15.0

May 2018

32.0

Apr 2018

-62.9

Jun 2009

246.6

Sep 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Thailand

0.8

Jun 2018

1.3

May 2018

-32.8

Jan 1999

96.9

Feb 1998

%

monthly

Oct 1991 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Tunisia

22.5

Jun 2018

10.4

May 2018

-27.0

May 2009

54.5

Jun 2001

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Turkey

5.2

May 2018

6.9

Apr 2018

-38.6

May 2009

46.0

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Ukraine

13.2

May 2018

20.2

Apr 2018

-58.0

Jul 2009

79.6

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
United Arab Emirates

50.9

Apr 2018

-4.3

Mar 2018

-52.2

Apr 2009

77.5

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-29
United Kingdom

4.6

May 2018

6.4

Apr 2018

-29.3

May 2014

47.9

Mar 2006

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
United States

10.8

Jun 2018

13.9

May 2018

-26.5

Apr 2009

26.6

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1990 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Uruguay

-14.9

May 2018

12.1

Apr 2018

-40.3

Apr 2016

60.7

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Jul 1999 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Venezuela

37.5

Oct 2014

20.9

Sep 2014

-69.4

Jan 2009

129.2

May 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Oct 2014

Updated on 2018-04-30
Vietnam

10.2

Jul 2018

11.3

Jun 2018

-26.8

Feb 2010

67.1

Feb 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Yemen

165.2

Apr 2018

-63.2

Mar 2018

-98.9

Aug 2015

845.0

Nov 2016

%

monthly

Jun 1991 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-28

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Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Aluminum: Exports

7,600.64

2017

3,128.36

2016

101.00

1996

45,444.72

2005

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Bank Lending Rate

11.44

Jul 2018

11.33

Jun 2018

6.35

Dec 2014

22.86

Feb 2001

% pa

monthly

Jun 1989 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Business Confidence Growth

3.0

Jun 2018

5.4

May 2018

-38.8

May 2016

20.0

May 2017

% Point

monthly

May 2016 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Business Confidence: Net Balance

15.2

Jun 2018

21.2

May 2018

-16.8

Apr 2016

34.6

May 2015

% Point

monthly

May 2015 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

0.54

Jun 2018

0.00

May 2018

-4.21

Jan 2016

42.83

May 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Capital Adequacy Ratio

15.2

2017

15.6

2016

8.6

2001

17.5

2013

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-01
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-5.5

2017

-5.4

2016

-9.9

2009

-5.1

1992

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

2.5

Jun 2018

2.1

May 2018

-4.2

Jul 1960

32.5

Aug 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1960 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
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 2017-10-25
Core CPI Change

1.79

Jun 2018

1.71

May 2018

1.71

May 2018

7.45

Jun 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Current Account Balance

-709.0

Mar 2018

-1,090.1

Dec 2017

-1,695.3

Dec 2011

274.0

Sep 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Direct Investment Abroad

18.0

Mar 2018

17.9

Dec 2017

13.2

Dec 2015

59.2

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Domestic Credit

50,749.1

May 2018

50,887.9

Apr 2018

4,964.3

Feb 1996

50,887.9

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Domestic Credit Growth

10.8

May 2018

11.0

Apr 2018

-1.0

Apr 2010

42.7

Mar 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Electricity Production

1,201

Apr 2018

1,374

Mar 2018

452

Sep 2001

1,374

Mar 2018

GWh

monthly

Aug 1998 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Employed Persons

8,299,911.00

Dec 2017

8,163,869.00

Sep 2017

7,339,261.00

Jun 2012

8,299,911.00

Dec 2017

Person

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Equity Market Index

6,194.6

Jun 2018

6,398.4

May 2018

137.5

Nov 1988

7,798.0

Feb 2011

1985=100

monthly

Jan 1987 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Exchange Rate against USD

158.962

Jun 2018

157.753

May 2018

4.762

Nov 1967

158.962

Jun 2018

LKR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Exports: ICT Goods

41,275.35

2016

36,502.32

2015

23,880.33

2009

148,842.11

2000

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Exports: Medicament

6,461.71

2017

3,650.14

2016

512.73

1999

6,461.71

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

2,909.37

2017

2,208.32

2016

314.00

1995

24,443.32

2005

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

29,043.07

2017

17,939.43

2016

2,323.78

2007

46,296.68

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Exports: Television

3,317.15

2017

500.29

2016

1.34

2009

6,273.47

2003

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
External Debt

52,090.2

Mar 2018

51,823.8

Dec 2017

37,098.1

Dec 2012

52,090.2

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
External Debt: % of GDP

59.5

2017

57.9

2016

38.8

2008

60.5

1994

%

yearly

1994 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
External Debt: Short Term

7,473.8

Mar 2018

7,692.6

Dec 2017

6,419.0

Dec 2012

7,756.1

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

9.5

2017

9.9

2016

2.3

2006

11.4

2011

%

yearly

1994 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

4.90

2023

4.90

2022

1.48

1985

26.14

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-2.76

2023

-2.59

2022

-4.62

2011

-0.05

1984

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

5.33

2023

5.40

2022

-16.35

2009

18.26

2000

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

17,673.80

2023

16,732.40

2022

1,135.08

1980

17,673.80

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Expenditure

4,481.29

2023

4,095.25

2022

99.81

1990

4,481.29

2023

LKR bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Net Debt

15,470.81

2023

14,512.04

2022

310.78

1990

15,470.81

2023

LKR bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Revenue

3,681.21

2023

3,357.07

2022

74.66

1990

3,681.21

2023

LKR bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

5,672.17

2023

5,348.77

2022

344.06

1980

5,672.17

2023

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Population

22.95

2023

22.69

2022

14.60

1980

22.95

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

5.00

2023

4.90

2022

-3.13

1992

12.16

1996

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

4.40

2023

4.40

2022

4.00

2012

15.90

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Foreign Direct Investment

387.5

Mar 2018

963.5

Dec 2017

-0.8

Mar 1977

963.5

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

1.7

Mar 2018

4.2

Dec 2017

0.2

Sep 2017

4.2

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Foreign Exchange Reserves

8,377.2

Jun 2018

7,904.8

May 2018

38.0

Apr 1970

9,018.4

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1956 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

7.17

Mar 2018

7.96

Dec 2017

5.01

Mar 2017

11.70

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-18
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

4.3

May 2018

5.0

Apr 2018

0.6

Jun 1989

5.8

May 2014

NA

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Foreign Portfolio Investment

74.54

Mar 2018

219.41

Dec 2017

-756.02

Sep 2015

1,943.02

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
GDP Deflator Growth

5.1

Mar 2018

7.9

Dec 2017

-3.5

Dec 2011

13.3

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-18
GDP per Capita

4,073.00

2017

3,857.00

2016

140.00

1962

4,073.00

2017

USD

yearly

1959 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Gold Reserves

799.98

Jun 2018

833.31

May 2018

0.00

Dec 1977

985.64

Sep 2013

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1977 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Government Debt: % of GDP

77.4

2017

78.8

2016

68.7

2012

102.3

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

5,684.71

Mar 2018

6,292.46

Dec 2017

2,980.12

Jun 2010

6,292.46

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Gross National Product

22,239.99

Mar 2018

22,410.76

Dec 2017

12,223.55

Mar 2010

22,410.76

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-18
Gross Savings Rate

26.7

Mar 2018

31.3

Dec 2017

13.9

Mar 2010

32.9

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Household Debt

6,868.3

Mar 2018

6,865.7

Dec 2017

2,814.8

Jun 2010

6,868.3

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-30
Household Debt: % of GDP

7.9

2017

7.5

2016

6.3

2014

8.0

2012

%

yearly

2010 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Household Expenditure per Capita

1,224.39

2016

991.33

2013

174.95

1981

1,224.39

2016

USD

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-30
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 2018-04-30
Imports: ICT Goods

965,194.30

2016

799,936.41

2015

189,449.65

2001

965,194.30

2016

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Imports: Medicament

404,825.50

2017

403,810.09

2016

58,362.75

1999

404,825.50

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

70,014.55

2017

75,292.20

2016

13,803.64

2000

75,292.20

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

469,614.16

2017

481,183.06

2016

49,273.59

2001

481,183.06

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Imports: Television

118,622.99

2017

104,767.45

2016

16,704.85

2009

118,622.99

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Industrial Production Index Growth

-1.5

Dec 2017

1.7

Nov 2017

-12.2

Apr 2017

26.0

Jul 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-13
Investment: % of GDP

34.8

Mar 2018

39.3

Dec 2017

21.1

Mar 2010

44.0

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Labour Force Participation Rate

52.0

Mar 2018

54.1

Dec 2017

51.5

Jun 2012

54.7

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Labour Productivity Growth

-0.12

Dec 2017

1.17

Sep 2017

-1.05

Jun 2017

9.55

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Jun 2013 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

69.42

2017

61.91

2016

33.36

2005

69.42

2017

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
Liquid Assets Ratio

32.2

2014

31.9

2013

26.6

2012

35.2

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2014

Updated on 2016-05-25
Long Term Interest Rate

10.05

Jan 2018

14.23

Mar 2016

7.88

Dec 2014

14.23

Mar 2016

% pa

monthly

Jan 2012 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

21.8

2017

23.1

2016

7.5

2000

34.5

2010

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Minerals Production

248,890.00

2016

182,928.00

2015

174,311.00

2013

363,672.00

2014

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

5,013.99

May 2018

5,202.45

Apr 2018

1,168.07

Jan 1994

5,404.70

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Money Supply M2

38,336.71

May 2018

38,695.68

Apr 2018

3,215.06

Jan 1994

38,695.68

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
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 2017-06-27
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

1,777.50

Dec 2017

8,600.00

Dec 2016

700.00

Jun 2012

8,600.00

Dec 2016

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

14,228.30

Dec 2017

26,300.00

Dec 2016

2,000.00

Dec 2010

26,300.00

Dec 2016

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicles Sales

16,006

2017

34,900

2016

3,000

2010

34,900

2016

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-54.1

2017

105.3

2016

-54.1

2017

166.7

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Nominal GDP

22,876.6

Mar 2018

23,202.6

Dec 2017

4,097.0

Jun 2002

23,202.6

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-18
Nominal GDP Growth

8.49

Mar 2018

11.75

Dec 2017

3.24

Dec 2015

24.05

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-18
Non Performing Loans Ratio

2.5

2017

2.6

2016

2.5

2017

15.8

1999

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
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 2018-04-19
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 2018-04-19
P/E ratio

9.81

26 Jul 2018

10.00

25 Jul 2018

4.40

18 Jun 2001

29.53

14 Feb 2011

NA

daily

17 Aug 1998 - 26 Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Policy Rate

7.25

Jun 2018

7.25

May 2018

6.00

Jan 2016

20.00

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Population

21.4

2017

21.2

2016

7.1

1948

21.4

2017

Person mn

yearly

1948 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Private Consumption Expenditure

14,942.14

Mar 2018

13,798.15

Dec 2017

9,288.00

Jun 2010

14,942.14

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Private Consumption: % of GDP

65.3

Mar 2018

59.5

Dec 2017

59.2

Dec 2016

77.3

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Public Consumption Expenditure

1,822.23

Mar 2018

2,151.67

Dec 2017

1,097.23

Mar 2010

2,151.67

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Public Consumption: % of GDP

8.0

Mar 2018

9.3

Dec 2017

7.0

Mar 2012

9.6

Jun 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Real Effective Exchange Rate

141.6

May 2018

138.3

Apr 2018

90.8

Feb 2004

155.1

Jan 2015

2005=100

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-03
Real GDP Growth

3.2

Mar 2018

3.5

Dec 2017

0.5

Dec 2013

16.1

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-18
Reserve Requirement Ratio

7.5

Jul 2018

7.5

Jun 2018

6.0

Dec 2015

12.0

Jul 1999

%

monthly

Mar 1997 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-07-31
Short Term Interest Rate

10.02

Jun 2018

10.01

May 2018

6.57

Jan 2015

26.17

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jul 2000 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Tax Revenue

10,958.21

2017

10,043.95

2016

1,527.06

1990

10,958.21

2017

USD mn

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Teledensity: Fixed Line

11.92

2016

15.87

2015

0.23

1960

17.76

2011

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

124.03

2016

115.38

2015

0.00

1989

124.03

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

48,368.61

Mar 2018

48,003.81

Feb 2018

6,984.58

Dec 2002

48,368.61

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-30
Total Exports

923.8

May 2018

795.1

Apr 2018

55.9

Apr 1983

1,107.7

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Total Imports

1,857.0

May 2018

1,793.6

Apr 2018

91.0

Feb 1983

2,048.5

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Total Imports Growth

7.7

May 2018

11.8

Apr 2018

-52.3

Apr 2009

99.7

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Tourism Revenue

3,925

2017

3,518

2016

1

1967

3,925

2017

USD mn

yearly

1966 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Tourism Revenue Growth

11.6

2017

18.0

2016

-23.2

1996

114.7

1972

%

yearly

1967 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Trade Balance

-933.2

May 2018

-998.6

Apr 2018

-1,100.6

Nov 2011

110.1

Aug 2002

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Unemployment Rate

4.50

Mar 2018

4.00

Dec 2017

3.90

Dec 2012

5.10

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Visitor Arrivals

146,828

Jun 2018

129,466

May 2018

7,650

Jun 1987

244,536

Dec 2017

Person

monthly

Jan 1979 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-04
Visitor Arrivals Growth

19.0

Jun 2018

6.2

May 2018

-75.4

Aug 1983

227.7

Aug 1984

%

monthly

Jan 1980 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-04
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