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Sri Lanka Trade Balance

1982 - 2018 | Monthly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Sri Lanka's Trade Balance recorded a deficit of 849.8 USD mn in Aug 2018, compared with a deficit of 681.3 USD mn in the previous month. Sri Lanka's Trade Balance data is updated monthly, available from Jan 1982 to Aug 2018, with an averaged value of -132.4 USD mn. The data reached an all-time high of 110.1 USD mn in Aug 2002 and a record low of -1.1 USD bn in Nov 2011. The Central Bank of Sri Lanka provides Trade Balance in USD.

In the latest reports, Sri Lanka's Total Exports reached 1.0 USD bn in Aug 2018, an increase of 3.7 % year on year. Total Imports recorded 1.9 USD bn in Aug 2018, an increase of 1.6 % year on year.

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What was Sri Lanka's Trade Balance in May 2018?

Last

-933.2

May 2018
Previous

-998.6

Apr 2018
Min

-1,100.6

Nov 2011
Max

110.1

Aug 2002
Unit

USD mn

Frequency

monthly

Range

Jan 1982 - May 2018

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

-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 27 Jul 2018

View Sri Lanka's Trade Balance from Jan 1982 to May 2018 in the chart:

Sri Lanka Trade Balance

Series Details
Series ID

380489877

Name

Sri Lanka Trade Balance

Country

Sri Lanka

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

USD mn

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Data

First Date

Jan 1982

Last Date

May 2018

Last Updated

27 Jul 2018

Statistics
Mean

-264.2

Variance

79,065.4

Standard deviation

281.2

Skewness

-1.3

Kurtosis

0.3

Coefficient variation

-1.1

Median

-131.7

Max
Aug 2002

110.1

Min
Nov 2011

-1,100.6

Previous observation
Apr 2018

-998.6

Last observation
May 2018

-933.2

Number of Observations

437

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Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

-254.2

Jun 2018

-247.5

May 2018

-397.3

Dec 2008

-38.6

Feb 1999

USD mn

monthly

Oct 1998 - Jun 2018

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Algeria

-410.0

Jan 2018

-987.0

Sep 2017

-2,141.0

Dec 2014

7,336.0

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monthly

Jan 2000 - Jan 2018

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Argentina

-546.0

Jun 2018

-1,211.0

May 2018

-1,299.0

Apr 2018

2,129.0

Jan 2008

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monthly

Jan 1991 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Armenia

-194.9

Jun 2018

-240.2

May 2018

-365.3

Dec 2008

-21.9

Dec 2001

USD mn

monthly

Nov 1995 - Jun 2018

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Australia

1,148.2

Jul 2018

1,452.4

Jun 2018

-3,845.7

Nov 2012

3,330.7

Dec 2016

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monthly

Jul 1971 - Jul 2018

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Austria

-397.5

Apr 2018

-699.9

Mar 2018

-1,799.4

Aug 2011

724.8

Nov 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Apr 2018

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Azerbaijan

486.9

Jun 2018

888.9

May 2018

-473.6

Jan 2005

16,372.3

Jul 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Bahrain

31,452.1

2017

26,372.9

2016

-798.7

1992

43,282.4

2014

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yearly

1966 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Bangladesh

-1,210.9

Jul 2018

-1,307.3

Jun 2018

-2,515.8

May 2018

14.6

Mar 1987

USD mn

monthly

Jul 1986 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-27
Belarus

23.7

May 2018

-29.3

Apr 2018

-1,264.7

Nov 2010

688.5

Mar 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Belgium

-613.6

May 2018

443.1

Apr 2018

-3,279.1

Aug 2011

1,685.6

Jul 1997

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Bolivia

-34.3

Aug 2018

-14.7

Jul 2018

-364.3

Dec 2015

530.5

Sep 2012

USD mn

monthly

Oct 1994 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-08
Botswana

-142.7

Apr 2018

-73.5

Mar 2018

-865.0

Jul 2012

370.6

May 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Brazil

4,944.4

Sep 2018

5,476.8

Aug 2018

-4,068.9

Jan 2014

7,661.0

May 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1959 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-02
Brunei

179.7

May 2018

144.9

Apr 2018

25.0

Jul 2015

991.7

Feb 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Bulgaria

-520.7

May 2018

-503.4

Apr 2018

-1,613.2

Jun 2008

179.5

Jan 1997

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Cambodia

-635.8

Apr 2018

-505.8

Mar 2018

-814.8

Dec 2017

227.6

Jun 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1981 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-28
Canada

403.4

Aug 2018

-144.1

Jul 2018

-3,148.8

Sep 2016

6,351.1

Oct 2005

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1988 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Chile

-121.6

Sep 2018

-301.7

Aug 2018

-1,384.7

Oct 2008

2,968.7

Apr 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1968 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-08
China

41,469.9

Jun 2018

24,921.5

May 2018

-31,483.3

Feb 2012

63,286.8

Jan 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1981 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Colombia

-831.7

May 2018

-453.6

Apr 2018

-1,968.1

Jan 2015

808.6

Dec 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1958 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Croatia

-858.3

Apr 2018

-1,265.3

Mar 2018

-1,820.8

Apr 2008

117.1

Aug 1993

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1993 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Cyprus

-299.8

Jun 2018

-439.1

May 2018

-1,059.9

Jul 2008

191.5

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-09
Czech Republic

651.8

Aug 2018

568.7

Jul 2018

-755.7

Dec 2003

2,407.4

Mar 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-09
Denmark

784.1

Jun 2018

395.5

May 2018

-125.2

May 1998

1,890.3

Jan 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-09
Ecuador

-38.1

May 2018

7.9

Apr 2018

-608.6

Dec 2014

707.7

May 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1965 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Egypt

-3,846.0

May 2018

-3,316.0

Apr 2018

-5,056.1

Aug 2014

180.9

Sep 1980

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - May 2018

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Estonia

-253.8

May 2018

-216.2

Apr 2018

-475.6

Apr 2007

22.6

Feb 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1993 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
European Union

-480.0

May 2018

-981.0

Apr 2018

-48,733.9

Jul 2008

16,818.2

May 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Finland

-461.9

Aug 2018

-525.8

Jul 2018

-1,043.0

Dec 2012

1,864.5

Oct 2009

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1992 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-09
France

-7,099.7

May 2018

-6,392.7

Apr 2018

-10,242.0

Apr 2011

1,636.9

Dec 2003

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Georgia

-409.7

Sep 2018

-492.2

Aug 2018

-630.8

Dec 2014

-6.3

Apr 1995

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-15
Germany

24,012.5

May 2018

23,325.3

Apr 2018

-443.5

May 1991

28,581.7

Jul 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Greece

-1,734.0

May 2018

-2,136.6

Apr 2018

-6,708.0

Jun 2008

-788.4

Jul 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - May 2018

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Hong Kong SAR

-6,898.9

Jun 2018

-5,510.5

May 2018

-7,666.6

Dec 2017

931.9

Jan 2009

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

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Hungary

427.5

Jul 2018

1,195.0

Jun 2018

-1,192.5

Apr 2004

1,293.0

Jun 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jul 2018

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Iceland

-195.8

Jun 2018

-166.3

May 2018

-372.6

Dec 2006

194.1

Dec 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
India

-13,980.0

Sep 2018

-17,362.6

Aug 2018

-20,210.9

Oct 2012

258.9

Mar 1977

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2018

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Indonesia

1,742.6

Jun 2018

-1,453.6

May 2018

-2,329.1

Jul 2013

3,683.2

Dec 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1967 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Iran

20,500.0

2015

35,231.0

2014

-10,746.2

1981

68,692.0

2011

USD mn

yearly

1950 - 2015

Updated on 2018-05-31
Ireland

6,178.3

May 2018

5,348.6

Apr 2018

-360.7

Jun 1979

6,811.5

Jan 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1970 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Israel

-2,555.1

Jun 2018

-1,988.8

May 2018

-2,555.1

Jun 2018

113.8

May 2009

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1988 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Italy

3,166.2

May 2018

4,385.3

Apr 2018

-5,844.9

Mar 2011

6,054.8

Dec 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1993 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Ivory Coast

648.6

Mar 2018

296.0

Feb 2018

-456.6

Dec 2014

987.8

Jan 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1981 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-24
Japan

601.9

Jun 2018

-2,737.2

May 2018

-19,653.8

Mar 2014

11,294.8

Feb 2004

USD mn

monthly

Apr 1995 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Jordan

-1,005.0

May 2018

-1,099.7

Apr 2018

-1,461.2

Apr 2014

-9.4

Jan 1974

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1972 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
Kazakhstan

2,281.5

Mar 2018

2,653.1

Feb 2018

-212.7

Nov 1998

5,885.5

Aug 2011

USD mn

monthly

Sep 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-14
Kenya

-991.6

Jul 2018

-887.1

Jun 2018

-1,344.8

Sep 2014

74.5

Oct 1992

USD mn

monthly

Oct 1992 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
South Korea

9,565.4

Sep 2018

6,840.6

Aug 2018

-4,043.5

Jan 2008

13,419.4

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-14
Kosovo

-313.7

Jun 2018

-328.5

May 2018

-328.5

May 2018

-49.9

Jan 2003

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
Kyrgyzstan

-265.0

May 2018

-274.7

Apr 2018

-458.1

Dec 2014

11.7

Nov 2003

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Laos

-416.1

Dec 2017

-399.3

Sep 2017

-734.7

Mar 2015

31.7

Dec 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1992 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-17
Latvia

-272.6

May 2018

-194.6

Apr 2018

-763.2

Jul 2007

-28.6

Jan 1995

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Lebanon

-1,337.1

May 2018

-1,307.5

Apr 2018

-2,369.6

Feb 2012

-182.6

Aug 2006

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1993 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-04
Lithuania

-300.4

May 2018

-238.4

Apr 2018

-774.0

Jan 2008

-4.8

Nov 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1999 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Luxembourg

-585.0

May 2018

-605.2

Apr 2018

-1,401.2

Oct 2011

-31.8

May 1989

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1988 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Macau SAR

-767.3

Jun 2018

-744.0

May 2018

-1,002.7

Dec 2014

79.0

Jul 2000

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-31
Macedonia

-167.3

Aug 2018

-187.1

Jul 2018

-310.0

Oct 2007

-9.0

May 1994

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1993 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-04
Malawi

-139.6

Nov 2017

-131.6

Oct 2017

-212.7

Jun 2014

61.4

Sep 1996

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Nov 2017

Updated on 2018-07-12
Malaysia

3,044.8

May 2018

3,506.3

Apr 2018

-680.5

Feb 1997

4,845.8

May 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1990 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Malta

-286.9

May 2018

193.0

Apr 2018

-627.9

Feb 2016

193.0

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1960 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Mauritius

-281.9

May 2018

-263.4

Apr 2018

-332.2

Nov 2017

-83.6

Feb 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2006 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Mexico

-1,308.1

May 2018

-695.1

Apr 2018

-2,905.9

Nov 2008

1,113.6

Dec 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1993 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-27
Moldova

-282.4

May 2018

-244.7

Apr 2018

-350.2

Dec 2013

-23.2

Jan 2004

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Mongolia

115.9

Jun 2018

163.0

May 2018

-369.8

Jul 2012

361.6

Dec 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Montenegro

-235.4

Jun 2018

-248.3

May 2018

-350.5

Jul 2008

-12.6

Feb 2005

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Morocco

-1,525.6

Sep 2018

-2,066.0

Aug 2018

-2,655.4

May 2012

15.2

Dec 1964

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-19
Myanmar

-578.7

May 2018

-353.2

Apr 2018

-948.5

Jul 2015

1,008.8

Jul 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-10-12
Nepal

-1,032.3

Aug 2018

-1,174.9

Jul 2018

-1,179.4

Feb 2018

1.7

Aug 1975

USD mn

monthly

Aug 1974 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Netherlands

5,945.8

May 2018

4,327.6

Apr 2018

433.4

Jul 1999

7,003.9

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
New Zealand

-78.4

Jun 2018

144.4

May 2018

-1,105.4

Sep 2014

913.8

Apr 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
Nigeria

2,742.3

Mar 2018

2,884.5

Feb 2018

-3,934.8

Mar 2011

14,402.0

Oct 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-12
Norway

2,711.3

Jun 2018

1,861.0

May 2018

-793.3

Apr 1986

8,373.2

May 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Oman

-19,239.0

Apr 2018

1,367.8

Mar 2018

-19,239.0

Apr 2018

2,533.7

Sep 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1975 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Pakistan

-3,807.0

Jun 2018

-3,669.9

May 2018

-3,807.0

Jun 2018

110.6

Jun 1991

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1968 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Panama

-1,090.5

May 2018

-989.5

Apr 2018

-1,274.3

Oct 2014

3.1

Apr 1988

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Paraguay

-172.8

Jun 2018

1.9

May 2018

-477.4

Dec 2017

198.3

Apr 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Peru

458.4

May 2018

459.9

Apr 2018

-676.3

Jan 2014

1,290.2

Dec 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Philippines

-3,513.5

Aug 2018

-3,546.1

Jul 2018

-3,972.2

Dec 2017

1,145.0

Sep 1999

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-10
Poland

371.9

May 2018

228.6

Apr 2018

-3,938.1

Jun 2008

791.2

Jun 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1986 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Portugal

-1,326.2

May 2018

-1,547.6

Apr 2018

-3,507.9

Apr 2008

4.5

Jan 1974

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Qatar

11,849.2

Mar 2018

9,840.1

Dec 2017

-211.5

Sep 1998

29,536.3

Mar 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-21
Romania

-1,501.9

May 2018

-1,241.5

Apr 2018

-3,645.9

Sep 2008

53.3

Jul 1994

USD mn

monthly

Aug 1990 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Russia

16,209.6

May 2018

16,663.6

Apr 2018

1,164.8

Feb 1998

21,938.7

Dec 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1998 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Saudi Arabia

87,315.9

2017

43,409.9

2016

308.7

1957

233,112.3

2011

USD mn

yearly

1957 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-01
Serbia

-449.3

May 2018

-556.6

Apr 2018

-1,232.0

Dec 2004

-161.0

Aug 2001

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Singapore

3,967.9

Jun 2018

4,051.8

May 2018

-1,271.5

Oct 1993

6,042.3

Dec 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-17
Slovakia

424.2

May 2018

334.2

Apr 2018

-815.7

Dec 2005

790.9

May 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Slovenia

-16.2

May 2018

117.0

Apr 2018

-501.8

May 2008

257.3

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Nov 1991 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-17
South Africa

624.1

Aug 2018

-396.1

Jul 2018

-2,224.0

Jan 2018

2,192.5

Dec 2010

USD mn

monthly

Oct 2004 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Spain

-2,929.5

May 2018

-4,032.6

Apr 2018

-15,297.1

Mar 2008

-121.7

Mar 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1985 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
Sri Lanka

-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
Sudan

-360.2

Mar 2018

-406.5

Feb 2018

-987.6

Dec 2012

704.2

May 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-05
Sweden

156.6

Sep 2018

-849.0

Aug 2018

-1,239.8

Aug 2016

2,791.0

Mar 2006

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-29
Switzerland

3,438.8

Jun 2018

3,535.9

May 2018

-1,774.2

Feb 2001

9,514.6

Apr 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Syria

-6,707.0

2017

-5,650.7

2016

-10,968.8

2014

3,806.8

2003

USD mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-27
Taiwan

3,573.4

Sep 2018

3,826.8

Aug 2018

-272.1

Mar 2008

6,527.7

Feb 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2008 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-08
Tajikistan

-94.6

May 2018

-183.6

Apr 2018

-477.0

May 2014

77.1

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Thailand

1,578.5

Jun 2018

1,203.8

May 2018

-5,916.2

Jan 2013

4,974.1

Feb 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Tunisia

-592.2

Jun 2018

-611.6

May 2018

-997.5

Aug 2014

40.1

Sep 1985

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1959 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Turkey

-2,942.9

Aug 2018

-4,762.4

Jul 2018

-10,134.6

Sep 2011

-453.8

May 2001

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1997 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Ukraine

-632.0

May 2018

-221.6

Apr 2018

-2,364.9

Apr 2008

688.0

Apr 2004

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1998 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
United Arab Emirates

-19,840.5

Dec 2017

-17,413.8

Nov 2017

-19,840.5

Dec 2017

-7,439.0

Sep 2009

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-07-17
United Kingdom

-13,265.1

May 2018

-15,880.6

Apr 2018

-27,022.9

Sep 2012

3,491.1

May 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
United States

-75,456.0

Aug 2018

-72,042.0

Jul 2018

-76,025.0

Jul 2008

-3,668.5

Feb 1992

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1986 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Uruguay

-148.1

Aug 2018

-181.0

Jul 2018

-485.1

Jan 2014

173.1

Jun 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Venezuela

-3,437.1

Oct 2014

-4,228.3

Sep 2014

-5,319.9

Nov 2012

-60.7

Apr 2003

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Oct 2014

Updated on 2018-04-30
Vietnam

1,612.0

Sep 2018

2,197.3

Aug 2018

-2,850.0

May 2008

2,257.8

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-09
Yemen

-557.2

Apr 2018

-554.5

Mar 2018

-1,260.3

May 2014

439.8

Jan 2006

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1990 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-28

More Indicators for Sri Lanka

Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Aluminum: Exports

7,600.638

2017

3,128.358

2016

101.000

1996

45,444.717

2005

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Bank Lending Rate

11.440

Jul 2018

11.330

Jun 2018

6.350

Dec 2014

22.860

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

0.542

Jun 2018

0.000

May 2018

-4.209

Jan 2016

42.829

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 2018-09-18
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

5,550,000.000

2016

5,185,467.000

2015

3,464,297.000

2009

5,550,000.000

2016

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-25
Core CPI Change

2.278

Jul 2018

1.787

Jun 2018

1.707

May 2018

7.455

Jun 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-08-21
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

50,896.2

Aug 2018

50,610.1

Jul 2018

4,964.3

Feb 1996

50,896.2

Aug 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-15
Domestic Credit Growth

11.0

Aug 2018

10.1

Jul 2018

-1.0

Apr 2010

42.7

Mar 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-15
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

8,299,911.000

Dec 2017

8,163,869.000

Sep 2017

7,339,261.000

Jun 2012

8,299,911.000

Dec 2017

Person

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Equity Market Index

5,862.2

Sep 2018

6,080.3

Aug 2018

137.5

Nov 1988

7,798.0

Feb 2011

1985=100

monthly

Jan 1987 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Exchange Rate against USD

165.224

Sep 2018

160.322

Aug 2018

4.762

Nov 1967

165.224

Sep 2018

LKR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Exports: ICT Goods

41,275.347

2016

36,502.322

2015

23,880.333

2009

148,842.114

2000

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Exports: Medicament

6,461.706

2017

3,650.142

2016

512.725

1999

6,461.706

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

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

2,909.366

2017

2,208.325

2016

314.000

1995

24,443.316

2005

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

29,043.066

2017

17,939.431

2016

2,323.782

2007

46,296.679

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Exports: Television

3,317.150

2017

500.293

2016

1.340

2009

6,273.469

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

4.900

2023

4.900

2022

1.481

1985

26.145

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

-2.764

2023

-2.587

2022

-4.615

2011

-0.054

1984

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

5.330

2023

5.403

2022

-16.346

2009

18.261

2000

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

17,673.803

2023

16,732.396

2022

1,135.082

1980

17,673.803

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Expenditure

4,481.286

2023

4,095.252

2022

99.814

1990

4,481.286

2023

LKR bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

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

15,470.805

2023

14,512.043

2022

310.780

1990

15,470.805

2023

LKR bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Revenue

3,681.213

2023

3,357.074

2022

74.662

1990

3,681.213

2023

LKR bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

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

5,672.174

2023

5,348.767

2022

344.064

1980

5,672.174

2023

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Population

22.949

2023

22.691

2022

14.603

1980

22.949

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

5.000

2023

4.900

2022

-3.135

1992

12.162

1996

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

4.400

2023

4.400

2022

4.000

2012

15.897

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

6,351.2

Sep 2018

7,747.2

Aug 2018

38.0

Apr 1970

9,018.4

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1956 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

7.171

Mar 2018

7.963

Dec 2017

5.005

Mar 2017

11.704

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

74.544

Mar 2018

219.415

Dec 2017

-756.024

Sep 2015

1,943.019

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

4,073.000

2017

3,857.000

2016

140.000

1962

4,073.000

2017

USD

yearly

1959 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Gold Reserves

760.560

Sep 2018

768.694

Aug 2018

0.000

Dec 1977

985.636

Sep 2013

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1977 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Government Debt: % of GDP

77.4

2017

78.8

2016

68.7

2012

102.3

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-18
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

5,684.710

Mar 2018

6,292.456

Dec 2017

2,980.121

Jun 2010

6,292.456

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Gross National Product

22,239.992

Mar 2018

22,410.759

Dec 2017

12,223.551

Mar 2010

22,410.759

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

1,224.392

2016

991.333

2013

174.950

1981

1,224.392

2016

USD

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-30
Household Income per Capita

1,385.427

2016

1,102.563

2013

125.248

1981

1,385.427

2016

USD

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-30
Imports: ICT Goods

965,194.301

2016

799,936.414

2015

189,449.651

2001

965,194.301

2016

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Imports: Medicament

404,825.504

2017

403,810.090

2016

58,362.752

1999

404,825.504

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

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

70,014.546

2017

75,292.204

2016

13,803.636

2000

75,292.204

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

469,614.163

2017

481,183.060

2016

49,273.592

2001

481,183.060

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Imports: Television

118,622.990

2017

104,767.446

2016

16,704.850

2009

118,622.990

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
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

51.1

Jun 2018

52.0

Mar 2018

51.1

Jun 2018

54.7

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Labour Productivity Growth

5.92

Jun 2018

6.96

Mar 2018

-1.05

Jun 2017

9.55

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Jun 2013 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

69.420

2017

61.910

2016

33.360

2005

69.420

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

248,890.000

2016

182,928.000

2015

174,311.000

2013

363,672.000

2014

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

5,013.987

May 2018

5,202.451

Apr 2018

1,168.073

Jan 1994

5,404.700

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Money Supply M2

38,336.713

May 2018

38,695.678

Apr 2018

3,215.059

Jan 1994

38,695.678

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Motor Vehicle Registered

1,469.821

2015

1,313.711

2014

899.537

2005

1,469.821

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

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

1,777.500

Dec 2017

8,600.000

Dec 2016

700.000

Jun 2012

8,600.000

Dec 2016

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

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

14,228.300

Dec 2017

26,300.000

Dec 2016

2,000.000

Dec 2010

26,300.000

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

8.491

Mar 2018

11.747

Dec 2017

3.238

Dec 2015

24.050

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

2,603,178.000

2017

2,479,802.000

2016

22,772.000

1960

3,608,392.000

2011

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-18
Number of Subscriber Mobile

25,797,199.000

2016

23,899,642.000

2015

0.000

1989

25,797,199.000

2016

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
P/E ratio

9.810

26 Jul 2018

10.000

25 Jul 2018

4.400

18 Jun 2001

29.530

14 Feb 2011

NA

daily

17 Aug 1998 - 26 Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Policy Rate

7.25

Sep 2018

7.25

Aug 2018

6.00

Jan 2016

20.00

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1997 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
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

14,942.144

Mar 2018

13,798.155

Dec 2017

9,287.997

Jun 2010

14,942.144

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

1,822.229

Mar 2018

2,151.674

Dec 2017

1,097.232

Mar 2010

2,151.674

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

145.7

Aug 2018

144.9

Jul 2018

90.8

Feb 2004

155.1

Jan 2015

2005=100

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-02
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

Sep 2018

7.5

Aug 2018

6.0

Dec 2015

12.0

Jul 1999

%

monthly

Mar 1997 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Short Term Interest Rate

10.01

Sep 2018

10.09

Aug 2018

6.57

Jan 2015

26.17

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jul 2000 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Tax Revenue

10,958.207

2017

10,043.945

2016

1,527.063

1990

10,958.207

2017

USD mn

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Teledensity: Fixed Line

11.923

2016

15.872

2015

0.231

1960

17.762

2011

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

124.034

2016

115.379

2015

0.000

1989

124.034

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

48,368.612

Mar 2018

48,003.815

Feb 2018

6,984.576

Dec 2002

48,368.612

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 Exports Growth

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
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
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

149,087

Sep 2018

200,359

Aug 2018

7,650

Jun 1987

244,536

Dec 2017

Person

monthly

Jan 1979 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Visitor Arrivals Growth

2.8

Sep 2018

4.9

Aug 2018

-75.4

Aug 1983

227.7

Aug 1984

%

monthly

Jan 1980 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
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