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Sri Lanka Total Imports Growth

1983 - 2018 | Monthly | % | CEIC

. Sri Lanka's Total Imports Growth data is updated monthly, available from Jan 1983 to Feb 2018, with an averaged rate of 8.4 %. The data reached an all-time high of 99.7 % in Jul 1990 and a record low of -52.3 % in Apr 2009. CEIC calculates Total Imports Growth from monthly Total Imports. The Central Bank of Sri Lanka provides Total Imports, CIF, in USD.

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What was Sri Lanka's Total Imports Growth in Feb 2018?

Last

22.8

Feb 2018
Previous

12.0

Jan 2018
Min

-52.3

Apr 2009
Max

99.7

Jul 1990
Unit

%

Frequency

monthly

Range

Jan 1983 - Feb 2018

Updated on 30 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

22.8

Feb 2018

12.0

Jan 2018

-52.3

Apr 2009

99.7

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Feb 2018

Updated on 30 Apr 2018

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

Sri Lanka Total Imports Growth

Series Details
Series ID

211489502

Name

Sri Lanka Total Imports Growth

Country

Sri Lanka

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generated

First Date

Jan 1983

Last Date

Feb 2018

Last Updated

30 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

9.6

Variance

509.2

Standard deviation

22.6

Skewness

0.4

Kurtosis

0.7

Coefficient variation

2.3

Median

8.4

Max
Jul 1990

99.7

Min
Apr 2009

-52.3

Previous observation
Jan 2018

12.0

Last observation
Feb 2018

22.8

Number of Observations

422

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

2.2

Mar 2018

4.3

Feb 2018

-16.1

Dec 2012

35.2

Sep 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-22
Argentina

11.8

Mar 2018

26.4

Feb 2018

-71.3

Apr 2002

132.5

Mar 1992

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Armenia

30.3

Mar 2018

40.8

Feb 2018

-45.5

May 2009

108.3

Jun 2003

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Australia

7.5

Mar 2018

10.5

Feb 2018

-18.0

Nov 2009

74.3

Aug 1974

%

monthly

Jul 1972 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Austria

-2.9

Feb 2018

2.4

Jan 2018

-25.9

Jun 2009

57.6

Mar 1955

%

monthly

Jan 1954 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Azerbaijan

36.2

Mar 2018

43.8

Feb 2018

-56.5

Jan 2006

188.9

Jan 2005

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Bahrain

18.3

2017

-13.5

2016

-193.0

2014

117.8

1974

%

yearly

1967 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Bangladesh

32.6

Feb 2018

26.1

Jan 2018

-33.3

Jul 1991

142.7

Nov 1988

%

monthly

Jul 1987 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Belarus

23.0

Mar 2018

28.2

Feb 2018

-42.6

Jul 2009

81.4

Dec 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-11
Belgium

2.2

Feb 2018

4.5

Jan 2018

-32.2

Apr 2009

40.8

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Bolivia

-13.7

Mar 2018

-5.3

Feb 2018

-36.7

Apr 2001

77.4

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Bosnia and Herzegovina

9.4

Mar 2018

1.4

Feb 2018

-30.3

Aug 2009

60.5

Dec 2005

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Botswana

12.2

Feb 2018

3.0

Jan 2018

-33.6

Apr 2017

82.2

Jul 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Brazil

28.7

Apr 2018

6.7

Mar 2018

-39.7

Oct 1977

153.0

May 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1960 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Brunei

0.7

Jan 2018

26.1

Dec 2017

-57.6

Jul 2016

159.6

Feb 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-05-09
Bulgaria

-3.4

Mar 2018

3.3

Feb 2018

-41.2

Jun 2009

47.7

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-11
Cambodia

17.4

Sep 2017

8.4

Jun 2017

-0.7

Mar 2014

35.0

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Canada

9.2

Mar 2018

3.6

Feb 2018

-24.3

Jun 2009

30.8

Jan 1995

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Chile

19.6

Apr 2018

9.3

Mar 2018

-46.5

May 2009

64.2

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
China

16.6

Apr 2018

16.9

Mar 2018

-25.5

Mar 2015

74.7

Feb 2010

%

monthly

May 2009 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Colombia

0.1

Feb 2018

10.4

Jan 2018

-40.5

Apr 1999

108.7

Mar 1993

%

monthly

Jan 1981 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Croatia

0.1

Feb 2018

14.0

Jan 2018

-44.8

Dec 1998

55.0

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-09
Cyprus

0.1

Mar 2018

14.5

Feb 2018

-46.3

Apr 2016

124.3

May 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-10
Czech Republic

-8.1

Mar 2018

-1.1

Feb 2018

-25.7

Apr 2009

44.9

Oct 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-09
Denmark

3.1

Mar 2018

4.4

Feb 2018

-28.3

Jun 2009

24.1

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-09
Ecuador

9.2

Mar 2018

23.9

Feb 2018

-39.0

Jan 2016

73.4

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-10
Egypt

28.7

Feb 2018

24.9

Jan 2018

-41.2

Oct 2003

145.3

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Jul 1995 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Estonia

12.8

Feb 2018

-7.2

Jan 2018

-41.2

May 2009

229.1

Jan 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-10
European Union

-0.3

Feb 2018

6.4

Jan 2018

-30.2

Jul 2009

35.7

Jun 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Finland

7.8

Mar 2018

9.0

Feb 2018

-38.6

Apr 2009

39.8

Mar 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
France

1.5

Mar 2018

1.0

Feb 2018

-21.7

Aug 2009

23.1

Feb 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-04
Georgia

22.5

Apr 2018

36.4

Mar 2018

-51.5

Dec 1998

364.8

Feb 1996

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-14
Germany

1.6

Mar 2018

4.7

Feb 2018

-23.6

Jul 2009

73.7

Feb 1951

%

monthly

Jan 1951 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Greece

-5.5

Mar 2018

-0.8

Feb 2018

-38.2

May 2009

101.4

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Hong Kong

10.7

Mar 2018

-3.2

Feb 2018

-36.6

Sep 1967

61.6

Aug 1968

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Hungary

5.7

Feb 2018

9.4

Jan 2018

-24.5

Apr 2009

35.1

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Iceland

3.1

Mar 2018

35.3

Feb 2018

-37.1

May 2009

92.8

Dec 2006

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
India

7.1

Mar 2018

10.4

Feb 2018

-37.5

Nov 1991

78.5

Mar 2010

%

monthly

Apr 1991 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-04
Indonesia

9.1

Mar 2018

24.9

Feb 2018

-42.4

Apr 2009

67.5

Apr 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Iran

5.2

2017

-22.5

2016

-41.1

1995

58.5

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Ireland

1.9

Feb 2018

20.4

Jan 2018

-27.6

May 2003

64.7

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1971 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Israel

17.9

Mar 2018

34.1

Feb 2018

-40.8

Apr 2009

43.4

Aug 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-25
Italy

0.5

Feb 2018

7.8

Jan 2018

-29.4

Apr 2009

39.4

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Ivory Coast

5.5

2015

5.0

2014

-15.2

1990

85.1

1994

%

yearly

1966 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-23
Japan

3.2

Mar 2018

15.9

Feb 2018

-41.8

Jun 2009

35.5

May 1996

%

monthly

Apr 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Jordan

-0.6

Feb 2018

8.1

Jan 2018

-59.4

Jun 1986

189.2

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1973 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-25
Kazakhstan

-0.3

Feb 2018

24.6

Jan 2018

-66.2

Jun 1999

170.7

Mar 1998

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Kenya

-1.5

Feb 2018

4.5

Jan 2018

-27.8

Jul 2002

86.4

Aug 2011

%

monthly

Aug 1999 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
South Korea

14.5

Apr 2018

5.2

Mar 2018

-43.9

Jul 1998

115.6

Feb 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1967 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Kosovo

-3.5

Mar 2018

3.7

Feb 2018

-20.5

Nov 2005

55.8

Feb 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Kuwait

11.3

Dec 2017

12.5

Sep 2017

-93.1

Jun 1977

2,809.9

Mar 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Kyrgyzstan

19.9

Mar 2018

35.1

Feb 2018

-46.7

Oct 2015

107.3

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2007 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Laos

26.6

Dec 2017

22.8

Sep 2017

-38.6

Jun 2013

108.2

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Latvia

8.4

Feb 2018

7.9

Jan 2018

-44.4

Apr 2009

57.7

Dec 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Lebanon

-12.9

Feb 2018

6.3

Jan 2018

-67.8

Aug 2006

288.3

Aug 2007

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-25
Lithuania

13.1

Mar 2018

9.6

Feb 2018

-43.6

Apr 2009

50.7

Dec 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-10
Luxembourg

8.5

Feb 2018

15.0

Jan 2018

-26.6

Jun 2002

59.9

Dec 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-25
Macau

25.9

Apr 2018

20.3

Mar 2018

-27.4

Mar 2009

65.5

Feb 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Macedonia

24.9

Mar 2018

29.4

Feb 2018

-46.3

May 2009

86.3

Oct 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-04
Malawi

15.2

Sep 2016

104.0

Aug 2016

-64.3

Mar 2000

317.5

Mar 2001

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Malaysia

-9.6

Mar 2018

-3.2

Feb 2018

-30.0

Jan 2009

46.0

Aug 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-04
Malta

-5.1

Mar 2018

5.2

Feb 2018

-52.2

Feb 2017

172.6

Jan 2017

%

monthly

Oct 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-10
Mauritius

5.2

Feb 2018

-10.3

Jan 2018

-25.9

Feb 2009

35.8

Nov 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2007 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Mexico

13.0

Mar 2018

11.5

Feb 2018

-34.0

May 2009

45.4

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Moldova

21.6

Mar 2018

28.5

Feb 2018

-48.5

Aug 2009

69.3

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Mongolia

32.2

Apr 2018

41.8

Mar 2018

-51.3

Feb 2009

163.8

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Montenegro

9.5

Mar 2018

4.8

Feb 2018

-43.9

Jun 2009

83.1

Feb 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-25
Morocco

3.6

Mar 2018

20.2

Feb 2018

-32.1

Sep 2009

61.8

Oct 2007

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Myanmar

7.9

Oct 2017

47.0

Sep 2017

-52.0

Jun 2012

122.3

Nov 2011

%

monthly

Jul 2011 - Oct 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Nepal

46.6

Mar 2018

38.8

Feb 2018

-59.6

Oct 2015

170.0

Oct 2016

%

monthly

Aug 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Netherlands

6.0

Feb 2018

10.0

Jan 2018

-24.3

Apr 2009

32.3

Jun 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
New Zealand

14.1

Mar 2018

5.0

Feb 2018

-35.3

May 1962

97.7

Mar 1976

%

monthly

Jan 1961 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Nigeria

17.8

Jan 2018

18.9

Dec 2017

-66.4

Feb 1986

117.5

Sep 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-25
Norway

42.0

Apr 2018

12.0

Mar 2018

-47.1

Jul 1978

58.7

Jul 1977

%

monthly

Jan 1977 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Oman

45.3

Dec 2017

33.1

Nov 2017

-49.3

Nov 1976

130.8

Mar 1977

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Pakistan

13.5

Mar 2018

15.7

Feb 2018

-31.8

Sep 2009

86.2

Jul 1991

%

monthly

Dec 1988 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Panama

-11.3

Mar 2018

21.3

Feb 2018

-28.8

May 2009

100.1

Nov 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
Paraguay

32.9

Apr 2018

6.9

Mar 2018

-47.1

Apr 1999

111.7

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-11
Peru

10.5

Mar 2018

9.5

Feb 2018

-47.6

Jul 1989

117.2

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1986 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-25
Philippines

0.1

Mar 2018

13.2

Feb 2018

-37.1

Apr 2009

56.5

Jul 1987

%

monthly

Jan 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-09
Poland

-0.6

Feb 2018

9.1

Jan 2018

-16.9

Apr 2005

53.8

Apr 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-25
Portugal

0.1

Mar 2018

8.1

Feb 2018

-32.4

Feb 2009

32.0

Feb 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-10
Qatar

1.3

Mar 2018

2.1

Feb 2018

-56.3

Jul 2004

356.6

Nov 2005

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-29
Romania

5.8

Mar 2018

10.8

Feb 2018

-38.7

Apr 2009

43.1

Jan 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-10
Russia

15.9

Mar 2018

24.8

Feb 2018

-52.3

Jan 1999

63.4

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Saudi Arabia

-4.0

2017

-19.8

2016

-27.9

1985

107.0

1976

%

yearly

1953 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-09
Serbia

22.9

Mar 2018

30.4

Feb 2018

-44.2

May 2009

94.8

Dec 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Singapore

1.3

Mar 2018

9.5

Feb 2018

-31.5

Apr 2009

101.3

Mar 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1965 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Slovakia

-5.5

Mar 2018

6.3

Feb 2018

-36.1

Apr 2009

35.8

Dec 2005

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-09
Slovenia

10.6

Feb 2018

12.7

Jan 2018

-32.8

May 2009

37.3

Aug 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-09
South Africa

-1.1

Mar 2018

9.9

Feb 2018

-41.8

Jul 2009

67.1

Oct 2006

%

monthly

Oct 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Spain

2.7

Mar 2018

0.3

Feb 2018

-36.7

Mar 2009

35.5

Jan 1989

%

monthly

Jan 1986 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-23
Sri Lanka

22.8

Feb 2018

12.0

Jan 2018

-52.3

Apr 2009

99.7

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Sudan

58.5

Dec 2017

5.8

Nov 2017

-35.0

Jan 2007

136.7

Jan 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Sweden

-0.1

Mar 2018

8.5

Feb 2018

-27.1

Apr 2009

56.5

Jul 1979

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Switzerland

-4.3

Mar 2018

-5.9

Feb 2018

-38.0

May 2014

73.9

Jan 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Syria

0.1

Dec 2017

-11.7

Nov 2017

-85.7

Feb 1989

548.5

Aug 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1961 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-25
Taiwan

4.4

Apr 2018

9.8

Mar 2018

-51.1

Mar 2009

83.1

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
Tajikistan

19.5

Mar 2018

21.4

Feb 2018

-86.7

Oct 2014

415.2

Oct 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Thailand

-1.7

Mar 2018

4.7

Feb 2018

-37.1

Feb 2009

61.8

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Tunisia

17.2

Mar 2018

22.5

Feb 2018

-28.0

Sep 2015

51.8

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Turkey

16.1

Mar 2018

19.4

Feb 2018

-43.4

Apr 2009

51.5

Apr 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Ukraine

3.4

Mar 2018

11.1

Feb 2018

-59.6

Jun 2009

73.8

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
United Arab Emirates

-13.5

Sep 2017

-6.4

Aug 2017

-16.8

Jun 2017

38.1

Oct 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
United Kingdom

-1.7

Feb 2018

13.0

Jan 2018

-18.9

Jul 2009

40.7

Mar 2006

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
United States

9.1

Mar 2018

11.1

Feb 2018

-35.4

May 2009

33.2

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1990 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Uruguay

-5.0

Mar 2018

21.9

Feb 2018

-51.2

Aug 2002

130.8

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Venezuela

-12.8

Oct 2014

16.0

Sep 2014

-69.7

Jan 2003

150.3

Jan 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Oct 2014

Updated on 2018-04-30
Vietnam

-0.5

Apr 2018

2.4

Mar 2018

-52.5

Jan 2009

77.4

Jan 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-09
Yemen

-10.0

Jan 2018

4.4

Dec 2017

-81.2

May 2015

182.5

May 2016

%

monthly

Jun 1991 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-05-25

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3,128.36

2016

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2015

101.00

1996

45,444.72

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USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Bank Lending Rate

11.21

Apr 2018

11.55

Mar 2018

6.35

Dec 2014

22.86

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monthly

Jun 1989 - Apr 2018

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Business Confidence Growth

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Mar 2018

-3.0

Feb 2018

-38.8

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20.0

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monthly

May 2016 - Mar 2018

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Business Confidence: Net Balance

31.2

Mar 2018

11.2

Feb 2018

-16.8

Apr 2016

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May 2015

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monthly

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CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

2.64

Mar 2018

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-4.21

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42.83

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monthly

Jan 2004 - Mar 2018

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Capital Adequacy Ratio

15.6

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15.3

2015

8.6

2001

17.5

2013

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2018-02-07
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-5.5

2017

-5.4

2016

-9.9

2009

-5.1

1992

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

2.8

Mar 2018

3.2

Feb 2018

-65.2

Feb 1959

32.5

Aug 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1958 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
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

1.88

Mar 2018

1.97

Feb 2018

1.88

Mar 2018

7.45

Jun 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Current Account Balance

-1,090.1

Dec 2017

-182.1

Sep 2017

-1,695.3

Dec 2011

274.0

Sep 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Direct Investment Abroad

17.9

Dec 2017

17.9

Sep 2017

13.2

Dec 2015

59.2

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Domestic Credit

49,693.5

Feb 2018

49,378.3

Jan 2018

4,964.3

Feb 1996

49,693.5

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Domestic Credit Growth

9.6

Feb 2018

10.8

Jan 2018

-1.0

Apr 2010

42.7

Mar 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Electricity Production

1,267

Jan 2018

1,211

Dec 2017

452

Sep 2001

1,306

Aug 2017

GWh

monthly

Aug 1998 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-25
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

6,531.1

Apr 2018

6,476.8

Mar 2018

137.5

Nov 1988

7,798.0

Feb 2011

1985=100

monthly

Jan 1987 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Exchange Rate against USD

156.186

Apr 2018

155.639

Mar 2018

4.762

Nov 1967

156.186

Apr 2018

LKR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
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

19.47

2014

7.76

2012

7.76

2012

19.47

2014

USD th

yearly

2005 - 2014

Updated on 2017-06-16
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

33.33

2016

0.02

2009

0.02

2009

33.33

2016

USD th

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
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 2017-06-15
Exports: Television

500.29

2016

2,528.36

2015

1.34

2009

6,273.47

2003

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
External Debt

51,823.8

Dec 2017

49,590.9

Sep 2017

37,098.1

Dec 2012

51,823.8

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-13
External Debt: % of GDP

59.6

2017

57.9

2016

38.8

2008

60.5

1994

%

yearly

1994 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
External Debt: Short Term

7,692.6

Dec 2017

6,693.3

Sep 2017

6,419.0

Dec 2012

7,756.1

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

9.5

2017

9.9

2016

2.3

2006

11.4

2011

%

yearly

1994 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

4.90

2023

4.90

2022

1.48

1985

26.14

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-2.76

2023

-2.59

2022

-4.62

2011

-0.05

1984

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

5.33

2023

5.40

2022

-16.35

2009

18.26

2000

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
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 2018-04-17
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 2018-04-17
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 2018-04-17
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 2018-04-17
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 2018-04-17
Forecast: Population

22.95

2023

22.69

2022

14.60

1980

22.95

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

5.00

2023

4.90

2022

-3.13

1992

12.16

1996

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

4.40

2023

4.40

2022

4.00

2012

15.90

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Foreign Direct Investment

963.5

Dec 2017

46.5

Sep 2017

-0.8

Mar 1977

963.5

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

4.2

Dec 2017

0.2

Sep 2017

0.2

Sep 2017

4.2

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Foreign Exchange Reserves

6,353.3

Mar 2018

6,906.5

Feb 2018

38.0

Apr 1970

8,501.4

Aug 2011

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1956 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

7.98

Dec 2017

7.34

Sep 2017

5.01

Mar 2017

11.70

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

3.5

Feb 2018

3.3

Jan 2018

0.6

Jun 1989

5.8

May 2014

NA

monthly

Jan 1982 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Foreign Portfolio Investment

219.41

Dec 2017

480.55

Sep 2017

-756.02

Sep 2015

1,943.02

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
GDP Deflator Growth

7.9

Dec 2017

10.0

Sep 2017

-3.5

Dec 2011

13.3

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
GDP per Capita

4,065.00

2017

3,857.00

2016

140.00

1962

4,065.00

2017

USD

yearly

1959 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Gold Reserves

841.49

Apr 2018

894.92

Mar 2018

0.00

Dec 1977

985.64

Sep 2013

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1977 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-04
Government Debt: % of GDP

77.6

2017

78.8

2016

68.7

2012

102.3

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

6,385.41

Dec 2017

5,346.46

Sep 2017

2,980.12

Jun 2010

6,385.41

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Gross National Product

22,321.50

Dec 2017

21,183.94

Sep 2017

12,223.55

Mar 2010

22,321.50

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Gross Savings Rate

31.0

Dec 2017

25.5

Sep 2017

13.9

Mar 2010

32.9

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Household Debt

6,865.7

Dec 2017

6,616.5

Sep 2017

2,814.8

Jun 2010

6,865.7

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Household Debt: % of GDP

7.9

2017

7.5

2016

6.3

2014

8.0

2012

%

yearly

2010 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
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

221,577.65

2016

202,977.33

2015

22,505.90

1999

221,577.65

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
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 2017-06-16
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 2017-06-15
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 2017-06-15
Industrial Production Index Growth

-0.4

Oct 2017

4.6

Sep 2017

-11.4

Apr 2016

26.3

Jul 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2010 - Oct 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Investment: % of GDP

39.1

Dec 2017

31.1

Sep 2017

21.1

Mar 2010

44.0

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Labour Force Participation Rate

54.1

Dec 2017

53.6

Sep 2017

51.5

Jun 2012

54.7

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Labour Productivity Growth

-0.44

Dec 2017

0.80

Sep 2017

-1.06

Jun 2017

9.55

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Jun 2013 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
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

11.18

Mar 2018

14.23

Mar 2016

7.88

Dec 2014

14.23

Mar 2016

% pa

monthly

Jan 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

21.8

2017

23.1

2016

7.5

2000

34.5

2010

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
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

5,404.70

Mar 2018

4,980.50

Feb 2018

1,168.07

Jan 1994

5,404.70

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-11
Money Supply M2

37,646.58

Feb 2018

37,328.08

Jan 2018

3,215.06

Jan 1994

37,646.58

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
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

23,113.3

Dec 2017

21,731.1

Sep 2017

4,097.0

Jun 2002

23,113.3

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Nominal GDP Growth

11.32

Dec 2017

13.13

Sep 2017

3.24

Dec 2015

24.05

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
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

10.87

08 May 2018

10.91

04 May 2018

4.40

18 Jun 2001

29.53

14 Feb 2011

NA

daily

17 Aug 1998 - 08 May 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Policy Rate

7.25

Apr 2018

7.25

Mar 2018

6.00

Jan 2016

20.00

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1997 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Population

21.4

2017

21.2

2016

7.1

1948

21.4

2017

Person mn

yearly

1948 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Private Consumption Expenditure

13,798.15

Dec 2017

14,307.06

Sep 2017

9,288.00

Jun 2010

14,312.92

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Private Consumption: % of GDP

59.7

Dec 2017

65.8

Sep 2017

59.2

Dec 2016

77.3

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Public Consumption Expenditure

2,151.67

Dec 2017

1,875.11

Sep 2017

1,097.23

Mar 2010

2,151.67

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Public Consumption: % of GDP

9.3

Dec 2017

8.6

Sep 2017

7.0

Mar 2012

9.6

Jun 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Real Effective Exchange Rate

138.3

Mar 2018

139.6

Feb 2018

90.8

Feb 2004

155.1

Jan 2015

2005=100

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Real GDP Growth

3.2

Dec 2017

2.9

Sep 2017

0.5

Dec 2013

16.1

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Reserve Requirement Ratio

7.5

Apr 2018

7.5

Mar 2018

6.0

Dec 2015

12.0

Jul 1999

%

monthly

Mar 1997 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Short Term Interest Rate

10.03

Apr 2018

10.08

Mar 2018

6.57

Jan 2015

26.17

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jul 2000 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
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

46,095.37

Oct 2017

45,904.88

Sep 2017

6,984.58

Dec 2002

46,095.37

Oct 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Oct 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Total Exports

915.7

Feb 2018

965.4

Jan 2018

55.9

Apr 1983

1,070.1

Mar 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-11
Total Exports Growth

5.5

Feb 2018

11.6

Jan 2018

-50.3

Nov 1985

134.6

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Total Imports

1,978.0

Feb 2018

2,014.5

Jan 2018

91.0

Feb 1983

2,048.5

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-11
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

-1,062.3

Feb 2018

-1,049.1

Jan 2018

-1,100.6

Nov 2011

110.1

Aug 2002

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Unemployment Rate

4.00

Dec 2017

4.20

Sep 2017

3.90

Dec 2012

5.10

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Visitor Arrivals

180,429

Apr 2018

233,382

Mar 2018

7,650

Jun 1987

244,536

Dec 2017

Person

monthly

Jan 1979 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Visitor Arrivals Growth

12.6

Apr 2018

24.1

Mar 2018

-75.4

Aug 1983

227.7

Aug 1984

%

monthly

Jan 1980 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08