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Sri Lanka Total Imports Growth

1983 - 2017 | Monthly | % | CEIC

Sri Lanka's Total Imports grew 8.0 % YoY in Sep 2017, compared with an increase of 12.6 % YoY in the previous month. Sri Lanka's Total Imports Growth data is updated monthly, available from Jan 1983 to Sep 2017, with an averaged rate of 8.3 %. 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.

In the latest reports, Sri Lanka's Total Imports recorded 1.7 USD bn in Sep 2017. Total Exports reached 1.0 USD bn in Sep 2017, which registered an increase of 12.6 % year on year.

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What was Sri Lanka's Total Imports Growth in Sep 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

8.0

Sep 2017

12.6

Aug 2017

-52.3

Apr 2009

99.7

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017

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Total Imports: YoY: Monthly: Sri Lanka

Series Details
Series ID

211489502

Name

Total Imports: YoY: Monthly: Sri Lanka

Country

Sri Lanka

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generate

First Date

Jan 1983

Last Date

Sep 2017

Last Updated

10 Nov 2017

Statistics
Mean

9.61

Variance

514.55

Standard deviation

22.68

Skewness

0.42

Kurtosis

0.64

Coefficient variation

2.36

Median

8.25

Max
Jul 1990

99.65

Min
Apr 2009

-52.28

Previous observation
Aug 2017

12.60

Last observation
Sep 2017

8.02

Number of Observations

417

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More Countries for Total Imports Growth

Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

6.5

Sep 2017

4.6

Aug 2017

-35.4

May 2009

33.2

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1990 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Canada

-2.0

Sep 2017

2.7

Aug 2017

-24.3

Jun 2009

30.8

Jan 1995

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
France

7.2

Sep 2017

4.7

Aug 2017

-21.7

Aug 2009

23.0

Feb 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Italy

5.5

Sep 2017

8.8

Aug 2017

-29.4

Apr 2009

39.4

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Japan

17.4

Oct 2017

16.1

Sep 2017

-41.8

Jun 2009

35.5

May 1996

%

monthly

Apr 1996 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
United Kingdom

1.8

Sep 2017

0.2

Aug 2017

-18.9

Jul 2009

40.7

Mar 2006

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Austria

6.4

Aug 2017

9.0

Jul 2017

-25.9

Jun 2009

57.6

Mar 1955

%

monthly

Jan 1954 - Aug 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Belgium

-1.5

Sep 2017

-0.8

Aug 2017

-32.2

Apr 2009

40.8

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Bulgaria

12.6

Sep 2017

10.9

Aug 2017

-41.2

Jun 2009

47.7

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Cyprus

3.2

Sep 2017

38.4

Aug 2017

-46.3

Apr 2016

124.3

May 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Czech Republic

2.1

Sep 2017

7.6

Aug 2017

-25.7

Apr 2009

44.9

Oct 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Denmark

1.5

Sep 2017

9.0

Aug 2017

-28.3

Jun 2009

24.3

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Estonia

0.8

Sep 2017

11.2

Aug 2017

-41.2

May 2009

229.1

Jan 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Finland

13.2

Sep 2017

10.6

Aug 2017

-38.7

Apr 2009

39.8

Mar 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Greece

-0.2

Sep 2017

14.3

Aug 2017

-38.2

May 2009

101.4

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Hungary

6.1

Sep 2017

10.2

Aug 2017

-24.5

Apr 2009

35.1

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Iceland

31.9

Sep 2017

-3.2

Aug 2017

-37.1

May 2009

92.8

Dec 2006

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Ireland

-16.4

Sep 2017

-0.8

Aug 2017

-27.6

May 2003

64.7

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1971 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Latvia

18.4

Sep 2017

21.2

Aug 2017

-44.4

Apr 2009

57.7

Dec 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Lithuania

17.7

Sep 2017

17.6

Aug 2017

-43.6

Apr 2009

50.7

Dec 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Argentina

29.0

Sep 2017

24.5

Aug 2017

-71.3

Apr 2002

132.5

Mar 1992

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Luxembourg

10.1

Aug 2017

4.4

Jul 2017

-26.6

Jun 2002

59.9

Dec 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Malta

3.2

Sep 2017

-22.6

Aug 2017

-56.9

Feb 2017

102.3

Jul 2012

%

monthly

Oct 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Bolivia

8.6

Sep 2017

24.8

Aug 2017

-36.7

Apr 2001

77.4

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Netherlands

11.3

Aug 2017

8.6

Jul 2017

-24.3

Apr 2009

32.3

Jun 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Aug 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Norway

6.5

Oct 2017

0.8

Sep 2017

-47.1

Jul 1978

58.7

Jul 1977

%

monthly

Jan 1977 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Brazil

20.2

Oct 2017

12.5

Sep 2017

-39.7

Oct 1977

153.0

May 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1960 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Poland

6.5

Sep 2017

3.6

Aug 2017

-16.9

Apr 2005

53.8

Apr 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Chile

14.0

Oct 2017

7.3

Sep 2017

-46.5

May 2009

64.2

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Portugal

8.1

Sep 2017

12.1

Aug 2017

-32.4

Feb 2009

32.0

Feb 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Colombia

-5.6

Sep 2017

-0.6

Aug 2017

-40.5

Apr 1999

108.7

Mar 1993

%

monthly

Jan 1981 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Romania

9.2

Sep 2017

9.3

Aug 2017

-38.7

Apr 2009

43.1

Jan 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Slovakia

7.1

Sep 2017

10.0

Aug 2017

-36.1

Apr 2009

35.8

Dec 2005

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Slovenia

10.7

Sep 2017

17.6

Aug 2017

-32.8

May 2009

37.3

Aug 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Ecuador

25.6

Sep 2017

22.1

Aug 2017

-39.0

Jan 2016

73.4

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Mexico

6.5

Sep 2017

13.6

Aug 2017

-34.0

May 2009

45.4

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Spain

11.6

Aug 2017

11.0

Jul 2017

-36.7

Mar 2009

34.8

Jan 1989

%

monthly

Jan 1986 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Panama

14.0

Sep 2017

5.8

Aug 2017

-28.8

May 2009

100.1

Nov 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Sweden

2.8

Sep 2017

6.3

Aug 2017

-27.1

Apr 2009

56.5

Jul 1979

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Paraguay

30.0

Oct 2017

6.9

Sep 2017

-47.1

Apr 1999

111.7

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Switzerland

9.1

Sep 2017

3.8

Aug 2017

-38.0

May 2014

73.9

Jan 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Peru

3.5

Sep 2017

10.3

Aug 2017

-47.6

Jul 1989

117.2

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1986 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Uruguay

8.0

Sep 2017

0.6

Aug 2017

-51.2

Aug 2002

130.8

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Venezuela

-12.8

Oct 2014

16.0

Sep 2014

-69.7

Jan 2003

150.3

Jan 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Oct 2014

Updated on Jul 2016
Bangladesh

20.8

Aug 2017

33.3

Jul 2017

-33.3

Jul 1991

142.7

Nov 1988

%

monthly

Jul 1987 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Brunei

35.7

Aug 2017

10.2

Jul 2017

-57.6

Jul 2016

159.6

Feb 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Cambodia

8.4

Jun 2017

13.8

Mar 2017

-0.7

Mar 2014

35.0

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Bahrain

-13.5

2016

-20.6

2015

-22.6

1986

117.8

1974

%

yearly

1967 - 2016

Updated on 2017
China

23.2

Oct 2017

13.6

Sep 2017

-25.5

Mar 2015

74.7

Feb 2010

%

monthly

May 2009 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Botswana

8.8

Jul 2017

-23.7

Jun 2017

-34.0

Mar 2017

82.2

Jul 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jul 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Hong Kong

9.7

Sep 2017

7.7

Aug 2017

-36.6

Sep 1967

61.6

Aug 1968

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
India

7.6

Oct 2017

18.1

Sep 2017

-37.5

Nov 1991

78.5

Mar 2010

%

monthly

Apr 1991 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Israel

31.0

Oct 2017

-5.7

Sep 2017

-40.8

Apr 2009

43.4

Aug 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Indonesia

23.3

Oct 2017

13.1

Sep 2017

-42.4

Apr 2009

67.5

Apr 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Jordan

-3.3

Aug 2017

31.8

Jul 2017

-59.4

Jun 1986

189.2

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1973 - Aug 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
South Korea

7.9

Oct 2017

22.6

Sep 2017

-43.9

Jul 1998

115.6

Feb 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1967 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Malawi

15.2

Sep 2016

104.0

Aug 2016

-64.3

Mar 2000

317.5

Mar 2001

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Malaysia

15.8

Sep 2017

22.9

Aug 2017

-30.0

Jan 2009

46.0

Aug 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Laos

4.2

Jun 2017

-6.5

Mar 2017

-38.6

Jun 2013

108.2

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Macau

16.5

Sep 2017

-6.1

Aug 2017

-27.4

Mar 2009

65.5

Feb 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Myanmar

25.9

Jul 2017

5.8

Jun 2017

-52.0

Jun 2012

122.3

Nov 2011

%

monthly

Jul 2011 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Nepal

12.6

Sep 2017

9.3

Aug 2017

-59.6

Oct 2015

170.0

Oct 2016

%

monthly

Aug 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
New Zealand

1.4

Sep 2017

5.2

Aug 2017

-35.3

May 1962

97.7

Mar 1976

%

monthly

Jan 1961 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Pakistan

24.5

Oct 2017

17.6

Sep 2017

-31.8

Sep 2009

86.2

Jul 1991

%

monthly

Dec 1988 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Philippines

1.7

Sep 2017

10.4

Aug 2017

-37.1

Apr 2009

56.5

Jul 1987

%

monthly

Jan 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Singapore

15.0

Oct 2017

10.7

Sep 2017

-31.4

Apr 2009

101.3

Mar 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1965 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Sri Lanka

8.0

Sep 2017

12.6

Aug 2017

-52.3

Apr 2009

99.7

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Taiwan

1.1

Oct 2017

11.3

Sep 2017

-51.1

Mar 2009

83.1

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Thailand

5.4

Sep 2017

10.2

Aug 2017

-37.1

Feb 2009

61.8

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Vietnam

14.2

Oct 2017

24.8

Sep 2017

-52.5

Jan 2009

77.4

Jan 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Albania

14.8

Oct 2017

10.5

Sep 2017

-16.1

Dec 2012

35.2

Sep 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Armenia

29.7

Oct 2017

30.1

Sep 2017

-45.5

May 2009

108.3

Jun 2003

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Belarus

26.5

Sep 2017

29.5

Aug 2017

-42.6

Jul 2009

81.4

Dec 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

15.1

Sep 2017

15.6

Aug 2017

-30.3

Aug 2009

60.5

Dec 2005

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Croatia

5.9

Aug 2017

13.3

Jul 2017

-44.8

Dec 1998

55.0

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Aug 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Georgia

10.4

Oct 2017

6.1

Sep 2017

-51.5

Dec 1998

364.8

Feb 1996

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Kazakhstan

14.8

Sep 2017

6.5

Aug 2017

-66.2

Jun 1999

170.7

Mar 1998

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Kyrgyzstan

5.7

Aug 2017

14.2

Jul 2017

-46.7

Oct 2015

94.7

Mar 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2007 - Aug 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Macedonia

16.8

Sep 2017

12.3

Aug 2017

-46.3

May 2009

86.3

Oct 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Moldova

19.1

Sep 2017

22.4

Aug 2017

-48.5

Aug 2009

69.3

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Mongolia

24.7

Oct 2017

37.2

Sep 2017

-51.3

Feb 2009

163.8

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Mauritius

9.6

Aug 2017

-2.3

Jul 2017

-25.9

Feb 2009

35.8

Nov 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2007 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Montenegro

12.5

Sep 2017

3.1

Aug 2017

-43.9

Jun 2009

83.1

Feb 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Russia

13.0

Sep 2017

21.7

Aug 2017

-52.3

Jan 1999

63.4

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Serbia

20.1

Sep 2017

18.8

Aug 2017

-44.2

May 2009

94.8

Dec 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Tajikistan

-19.4

Sep 2017

8.3

Aug 2017

-86.7

Oct 2014

415.2

Oct 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Turkey

26.3

Sep 2017

17.2

Aug 2017

-43.4

Apr 2009

51.5

Apr 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Ukraine

26.1

Sep 2017

15.4

Aug 2017

-59.6

Jun 2009

73.8

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Morocco

11.0

Sep 2017

-0.5

Aug 2017

-32.1

Sep 2009

61.8

Oct 2007

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Nigeria

18.7

Jul 2017

3.2

Jun 2017

-66.4

Feb 1986

114.0

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Oman

68.0

Mar 2017

-19.7

Feb 2017

-49.3

Nov 1976

130.8

Mar 1977

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Qatar

-2.8

Sep 2017

-7.7

Aug 2017

-56.3

Jul 2004

356.6

Nov 2005

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Saudi Arabia

-19.8

2016

0.5

2015

-27.9

1985

107.0

1976

%

yearly

1953 - 2016

Updated on 2017
South Africa

6.0

Sep 2017

-1.4

Aug 2017

-41.8

Jul 2009

67.1

Oct 2006

%

monthly

Oct 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Sudan

-43.4

Jun 2017

-19.7

May 2017

-43.4

Jun 2017

136.7

Jan 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Syria

12.3

Jul 2017

69.6

Jun 2017

-85.7

Feb 1989

548.5

Aug 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1961 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Tunisia

22.6

Oct 2017

18.3

Sep 2017

-28.0

Sep 2015

51.8

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Yemen

11.9

Jul 2017

-16.0

Jun 2017

-81.7

May 2015

186.2

May 2016

%

monthly

Jun 1991 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
United Arab Emirates

4.1

Mar 2017

8.1

Feb 2017

-14.5

Nov 2015

38.1

Oct 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Egypt

-15.9

Aug 2017

-5.4

Jul 2017

-41.2

Oct 2003

145.3

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Jul 1995 - Aug 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Kuwait

3.4

Jun 2017

11.1

Mar 2017

-93.1

Jun 1977

2,809.9

Mar 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Ivory Coast

5.5

2015

5.0

2014

-15.2

1990

85.1

1994

%

yearly

1966 - 2015

Updated on 2017
European Union

6.1

Sep 2017

4.3

Aug 2017

-30.3

Jul 2009

35.9

Jun 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Kenya

13.5

Sep 2017

8.5

Aug 2017

-27.8

Jul 2002

86.4

Aug 2011

%

monthly

Aug 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Iran

-22.5

2016

7.8

2015

-41.1

1995

58.5

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Lebanon

-10.5

Sep 2017

-18.3

Aug 2017

-67.8

Aug 2006

288.3

Aug 2007

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Kosovo

6.6

Sep 2017

9.9

Aug 2017

-20.5

Nov 2005

56.1

Feb 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017

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

79.3

2016

77.6

2015

68.7

2012

103.2

2001

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Business Confidence: Net Balance

9.6

Oct 2017

18.0

Sep 2017

-16.8

Apr 2016

34.6

May 2015

% Point

monthly

May 2015 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 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
Money Supply M2

36,012.43

Sep 2017

35,422.06

Aug 2017

3,215.06

Jan 1994

36,012.43

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

3,612.56

2022

3,256.48

2021

74.66

1990

3,612.56

2022

LKR bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Real GDP Growth

4.0

Jun 2017

3.8

Mar 2017

0.5

Dec 2013

16.1

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Labour Productivity Growth

-0.10

Jun 2017

0.51

Mar 2017

-0.10

Jun 2017

9.55

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Jun 2013 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Domestic Credit Growth

15.9

Sep 2017

16.9

Aug 2017

-1.0

Apr 2010

42.7

Mar 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

23.2

2016

26.8

2015

7.5

2000

34.5

2010

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports

1,666.7

Sep 2017

1,856.9

Aug 2017

91.0

Feb 1983

1,986.4

Nov 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

13.85

Sep 2017

12.10

Aug 2017

-4.21

Jan 2016

42.83

May 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 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

8.3

Jun 2017

8.0

Mar 2017

7.0

Mar 2012

9.6

Jun 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Equity Market Index

6,617.4

Oct 2017

6,438.2

Sep 2017

137.5

Nov 1988

7,798.0

Feb 2011

1985=100

monthly

Jan 1987 - Oct 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Domestic Credit

48,295.8

Sep 2017

48,005.3

Aug 2017

4,964.3

Feb 1996

48,295.8

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Non Performing Loans Ratio

2.6

2016

3.2

2015

2.6

2016

15.8

1999

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Visitor Arrivals

152,429

Oct 2017

145,077

Sep 2017

7,650

Jun 1987

224,791

Dec 2016

Person

monthly

Jan 1979 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Core CPI Change

4.59

Sep 2017

4.77

Aug 2017

3.00

Jan 2016

7.45

Jun 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 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

10.06

Oct 2017

10.20

Sep 2017

6.57

Jan 2015

26.17

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jul 2000 - Oct 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Gold Reserves

912.74

Oct 2017

922.02

Sep 2017

0.00

Dec 1977

985.64

Sep 2013

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1977 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

14,351.32

2022

13,461.87

2021

310.78

1990

14,351.32

2022

LKR bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

26,300.00

Dec 2016

11,300.00

Jun 2016

2,000.00

Dec 2010

26,300.00

Dec 2016

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

4.6

Jun 2017

7.3

Mar 2017

-3.5

Dec 2011

13.3

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Unemployment Rate

4.50

Jun 2017

4.10

Mar 2017

3.90

Dec 2012

5.10

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Direct Investment Abroad

18.5

Jun 2017

18.5

Mar 2017

13.2

Dec 2015

59.2

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Long Term Interest Rate

10.31

Sep 2017

10.59

Jul 2017

7.88

Dec 2014

13.93

Mar 2016

% pa

monthly

Jan 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Total Exports

1,011.0

Sep 2017

1,000.6

Aug 2017

55.9

Apr 1983

1,070.1

Mar 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Bank Lending Rate

11.32

Oct 2017

11.55

Sep 2017

6.35

Dec 2014

22.86

Feb 2001

% pa

monthly

Jun 1989 - Oct 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
External Debt: % of GDP

58.5

2016

59.0

2015

38.8

2008

71.6

1994

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Producer Price Index Growth

17.3

Sep 2017

16.7

Aug 2017

-3.4

Jan 2016

20.3

Apr 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Tax Revenue

10,043.95

2016

9,978.04

2015

1,527.06

1990

10,043.95

2016

USD mn

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

17,737.84

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

153.490

Oct 2017

152.813

Sep 2017

4.762

Nov 1967

153.588

Jul 2017

LKR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves

6,506.7

Oct 2017

6,286.8

Sep 2017

38.0

Apr 1970

8,501.4

Aug 2011

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1956 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Visitor Arrivals Growth

1.3

Oct 2017

-2.3

Sep 2017

-75.4

Aug 1983

227.7

Aug 1984

%

monthly

Jan 1980 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
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

-10.4

2001

-5.4

2013

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

8.6

Sep 2017

7.9

Aug 2017

-65.2

Feb 1959

32.5

Aug 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1958 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Real Effective Exchange Rate

142.8

Sep 2017

142.4

Aug 2017

90.8

Feb 2004

155.1

Jan 2015

2005=100

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Gross National Product

20,005.91

Jun 2017

20,823.17

Mar 2017

12,223.55

Mar 2010

20,823.17

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Savings Rate

24.6

Jun 2017

24.8

Mar 2017

13.9

Mar 2010

32.9

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Labour Force Participation Rate

53.9

Jun 2017

54.7

Mar 2017

51.5

Jun 2012

54.7

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-3.3

Mar 2017

-5.4

Dec 2016

-11.8

Jun 2008

2.4

Sep 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
M2 Growth

21.2

Mar/2017

19.1

Feb/2017

8.0

Apr/1997

23.4

Apr/1996

%

monthly

Jan/1995 - Mar/2017

Updated on May/2017
Reserve Requirement Ratio

7.5

Sep 2017

7.5

Aug 2017

6.0

Dec 2015

12.0

Jul 1999

%

monthly

Mar 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Private Consumption Expenditure

14,370.68

Mar 2017

13,908.74

Dec 2016

9,287.99

Jun 2010

14,924.43

Sep 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Investment: % of GDP

33.1

Jun 2017

32.5

Mar 2017

21.1

Mar 2010

44.0

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Business Confidence Growth

1.8

Aug 2017

7.4

Jul 2017

-38.8

May 2016

20.0

May 2017

% Point

monthly

May 2016 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

1.9

Jun 2017

0.5

Mar 2017

0.4

Mar 2016

3.0

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Policy Rate

7.25

Sep 2017

7.25

Aug 2017

6.00

Jan 2016

20.00

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

5,301.64

Jun 2017

5,722.76

Mar 2017

2,980.12

Jun 2010

6,679.67

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-2.41

2022

-2.22

2021

-4.62

2011

-0.05

1984

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

4.00

2022

4.00

2021

4.00

2022

15.90

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Aluminum: Exports

3,128.36

2016

3,935.41

2015

101.00

1996

45,444.72

2005

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Industrial Production Index Growth

0.4

Jun 2017

-11.0

May 2017

-11.4

Apr 2016

26.2

Jul 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Household Expenditure per Capita

1,224.39

2016

991.33

2013

174.95

1981

1,224.39

2016

USD

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2017
External Debt: Short Term

7,537.5

Jun 2017

7,463.9

Mar 2017

6,419.0

Dec 2012

7,653.1

Dec 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
P/E ratio

11.02

27 Oct 2017

11.04

26 Oct 2017

4.40

18 Jun 2001

29.53

14 Feb 2011

NA

daily

17 Aug 1998 - 27 Oct 2017

Updated on 27 Oct 2017
Tourism Revenue

3,518

2016

2,981

2015

1

1967

3,518

2016

USD mn

yearly

1966 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Employed Persons

8,138,728.00

Jun 2017

8,230,207.00

Mar 2017

7,339,261.00

Jun 2012

8,230,207.00

Mar 2017

Person

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

105.3

2016

9.7

2015

-40.0

2010

166.7

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

5.00

2022

5.00

2021

0.93

2015

26.14

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

4.59

2022

4.73

2021

-16.35

2009

18.26

2000

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

481,183.06

2016

415,474.56

2015

49,273.59

2001

481,183.06

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Television

104,767.45

2016

94,452.56

2015

16,704.85

2009

104,767.45

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Container Port Throughput

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

67.1

Jun 2017

67.2

Mar 2017

59.5

Dec 2010

77.3

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Total Deposits

43,719.32

Jun 2017

43,208.92

May 2017

6,984.58

Dec 2002

43,719.32

Jun 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Imports: ICT Goods

799,936.41

2015

651,807.67

2014

189,449.65

2001

799,936.41

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

17,939.43

2016

13,020.33

2015

2,323.78

2007

46,296.68

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Television

500.29

2016

2,528.36

2015

1.34

2009

6,273.47

2003

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

34,725.29

2016

29,801.16

2015

3,119.00

1995

34,725.29

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Minerals Production

182,928.00

2015

363,672.00

2014

174,311.00

2013

363,672.00

2014

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017
National Government Debt

66,712.3

Jun 2017

64,590.6

Mar 2017

54,951.3

Mar 2014

66,712.3

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Nominal GDP

20,454.2

Jun 2017

21,400.6

Mar 2017

4,097.0

Jun 2002

21,400.6

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Household Income per Capita

1,385.43

2016

1,102.56

2013

125.25

1981

1,385.43

2016

USD

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Current Account Balance

-795.4

Jun 2017

-685.0

Mar 2017

-1,695.3

Dec 2011

274.0

Sep 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Electricity Production

1,217

Jun 2017

1,205

May 2017

452

Sep 2001

1,242

Aug 2016

GWh

monthly

Aug 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

9.9

2016

10.1

2015

2.3

2006

11.4

2011

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Liquid Assets Ratio

32.2

2014

31.9

2013

26.6

2012

35.2

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Household Debt

6,380.4

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

3.6

Aug 2017

3.6

Jul 2017

0.6

Jun 1989

5.8

May 2014

NA

monthly

Jan 1982 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Foreign Portfolio Investment

1,338.64

Jun 2017

-303.07

Mar 2017

-756.02

Sep 2015

1,943.18

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Total Exports Growth

15.5

Aug 2017

13.8

Jul 2017

-50.3

Nov 1985

134.6

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Tourism Revenue Growth

18.0

2016

22.6

2015

-23.2

1996

114.7

1972

%

yearly

1967 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nominal GDP Growth

8.77

Jun 2017

11.39

Mar 2017

2.73

Dec 2015

24.05

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

1,720.22

Mar 2017

1,789.92

Dec 2016

1,097.24

Mar 2010

1,926.60

Jun 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Money Supply M1

4,933.57

Jun 2017

4,867.62

May 2017

1,168.07

Jan 1994

5,218.72

Dec 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

7.20

Jun 2017

5.04

Mar 2017

5.04

Mar 2017

11.70

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Population

22.14

2022

21.99

2021

14.60

1980

22.14

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Registered

1,469.82

2015

1,313.71

2014

899.54

2005

1,469.82

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: ICT Goods

36,502.32

2015

69,820.07

2014

23,880.33

2009

148,842.11

2000

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017