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Sri Lanka Visitor Arrivals Growth

1980 - 2017 | monthly | % | CEIC Generated

Sri Lanka's Visitor Arrivals dropped 2.3 % in Sep 2017, compared with an increase of 2.5 % in the previous month. Sri Lanka's Visitor Arrivals Growth rate data is updated monthly, available from Jan 1980 to Sep 2017. The data reached an all-time high of 227.7 % in Aug 1984 and a record low of -75.4 % in Aug 1983. CEIC calculates Tourist Arrivals Growth from monthly Tourist Arrivals. Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority provides Tourist Arrivals.

In the latest reports, Sri Lanka's Visitor Arrivals recorded 145,077.0 person in the month of Sep 2017.

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What was Sri Lanka's Visitor Arrivals Growth in Sep 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

-2.3

Sep 2017

2.5

Aug 2017

-75.4

Aug 1983

227.7

Aug 1984

%

monthly

Jan 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017

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More Countries for Visitor Arrivals Growth

Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

-8.5

May 2017

7.0

Apr 2017

-38.8

Oct 2001

44.0

Jan 2005

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - May 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Canada

4.9

Aug 2017

-0.8

Jul 2017

-22.6

May 2003

32.4

Sep 1986

%

monthly

Jan 1973 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
France

0.9

2015

0.1

2014

-3.1

2009

6.7

1997

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Germany

3.7

Jul 2017

5.1

Jun 2017

-17.9

Sep 2001

27.0

Jun 2006

%

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Italy

4.4

2015

1.8

2014

-6.4

2004

12.8

2000

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Japan

18.9

Sep 2017

20.9

Aug 2017

-62.5

Apr 2011

163.5

Apr 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1963 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
United Kingdom

5.6

2015

5.0

2014

-9.6

2001

12.7

2004

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Austria

3.1

Aug 2017

6.1

Jul 2017

-29.4

Mar 2009

45.8

Apr 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Belgium

-10.5

2016

5.9

2015

-10.5

2016

5.9

2015

%

yearly

1993 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Bulgaria

10.8

Aug 2017

8.0

Jul 2017

-21.0

Jan 2007

24.8

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Cyprus

14.8

Sep 2017

14.2

Aug 2017

-33.9

Mar 2003

43.0

Apr 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Czech Republic

6.7

2016

7.5

2015

-14.9

2000

34.8

1996

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Denmark

1.5

2015

20.0

2014

-10.1

2011

116.9

2005

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Estonia

2.4

2015

1.6

2014

-2.1

2007

28.4

2000

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Finland

12.3

Aug 2017

12.2

Jul 2017

-22.0

Jan 2015

29.4

Apr 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Greece

-2.0

Jun 2016

4.4

May 2016

-26.1

Jan 2007

56.2

Feb 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Jun 2016

Updated on Oct 2017
Hungary

0.9

Jun 2017

-5.6

Mar 2017

-26.1

Sep 2005

21.3

Sep 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Iceland

29.2

2015

23.6

2014

-5.3

2002

29.2

2015

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Ireland

8.1

2015

6.7

2014

-10.4

2009

9.8

1996

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Latvia

14.5

Jun 2017

9.9

Mar 2017

-23.9

Sep 2009

52.1

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Lithuania

0.4

2015

2.5

2014

-31.8

2007

39.9

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Argentina

-7.0

Dec 2015

-8.8

Sep 2015

-23.6

Sep 2009

47.5

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2015

Updated on Nov 2016
Luxembourg

5.0

2015

9.8

2014

-5.7

1996

9.8

2014

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Malta

12.4

Aug 2017

11.4

Jul 2017

-25.1

Oct 2002

31.3

Mar 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bolivia

1.3

2015

9.1

2014

-11.6

1999

27.8

2003

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Netherlands

12.4

Jul 2017

32.6

Jun 2017

-8.8

Apr 2013

32.6

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2013 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Norway

10.4

2015

1.6

2014

-8.6

2012

20.5

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Brazil

4.3

2016

-1.9

2015

-20.7

2002

69.1

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Poland

4.4

2016

4.5

2015

-13.8

2001

11.2

2012

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Chile

-4.2

Jun 2017

6.7

May 2017

-10.9

Jun 2016

34.5

Jun 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Portugal

9.5

2015

12.3

2014

-7.5

2009

15.4

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Colombia

20.3

Aug 2017

31.0

Jul 2017

-874.9

Mar 2017

1,150.3

Jun 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2008 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Romania

33.5

Aug 2017

20.5

Jul 2017

-21.2

Feb 2009

61.5

Feb 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Slovakia

76.4

2016

15.4

2015

-50.9

2010

131.1

2011

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Slovenia

18.7

Jul 2017

32.7

Jun 2017

-17.1

Mar 2009

43.7

Apr 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ecuador

-5.8

2016

-1.2

2015

-13.1

1998

23.6

2004

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Mexico

11.7

Aug 2017

11.6

Jul 2017

-37.4

May 1993

46.6

Apr 1987

%

monthly

Jan 1981 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Spain

4.0

Aug 2017

10.1

Jul 2017

-20.8

Mar 2009

27.6

Apr 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Panama

-15.2

Jul 2017

-13.1

Jun 2017

-18.3

Jul 2009

43.6

Dec 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Sweden

14.5

2015

8.2

2014

-12.8

2008

47.5

2000

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Paraguay

16.1

Dec 2014

7.1

Nov 2014

-57.2

Jul 2002

379.4

Jul 2003

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2014

Updated on Sep 2016
Switzerland

6.9

Aug 2017

5.7

Jul 2017

-15.9

Sep 2001

15.8

Mar 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Peru

6.4

Jul 2017

15.0

Jun 2017

-11.0

Nov 2008

26.4

Nov 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Uruguay

3.4

2015

-0.0

2014

-33.5

2002

23.7

2004

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Venezuela

-7.9

2015

-13.1

2014

-26.0

2002

66.1

2012

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Algeria

11.9

2012

15.6

2011

3.7

2006

33.0

2004

%

yearly

2004 - 2012

Updated on 2016
Australia

11.2

Aug 2017

4.2

Jul 2017

-20.9

May 2003

58.5

Jul 1979

%

monthly

Jan 1977 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bangladesh

-19.7

2014

18.7

2013

-25.6

2008

48.6

1983

%

yearly

1982 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Brunei

8.5

2015

-10.7

2014

-30.5

2009

36.3

2010

%

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Cambodia

15.0

May 2017

12.3

Apr 2017

-43.5

Apr 2003

171.2

Jul 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Bahrain

11.2

2015

14.1

2014

-43.7

2011

34.9

2010

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
China

9.6

Feb 2016

0.9

Jan 2016

-45.3

May 2003

102.5

May 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2016

Updated on Oct 2016
Botswana

-22.3

2015

27.3

2014

-22.3

2015

31.0

2000

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Hong Kong

2.4

Aug 2017

4.2

Jul 2017

-21.2

Jun 2009

48.1

Jun 2010

%

monthly

Mar 2007 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
India

18.9

Sep 2017

11.0

Aug 2017

-34.8

Oct 1994

82.8

Oct 1995

%

monthly

Mar 1988 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Israel

4.9

Sep 2017

20.1

Aug 2017

-37.5

Sep 2006

193.4

Mar 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Indonesia

36.1

Aug 2017

33.6

Jul 2017

-39.4

May 2003

61.7

May 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1980 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Jordan

-0.5

2016

-10.8

2015

-57.7

2011

141.2

2010

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2017
South Korea

-34.1

Aug 2017

-41.3

Jul 2017

-54.1

Jul 2015

175.3

Jul 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Malawi

-1.7

2015

3.0

2014

-10.2

2000

45.7

2006

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Malaysia

-4.9

May 2017

2.1

Apr 2017

-76.3

Feb 1998

216.0

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1990 - May 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Laos

12.0

2015

17.2

2014

-26.3

2000

107.7

2004

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Macau

4.8

Aug 2017

10.6

Jul 2017

-21.2

May 2009

40.0

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Myanmar

-37.9

2016

51.9

2015

-37.9

2016

152.6

1996

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nepal

-25.7

Dec 2015

-23.6

Nov 2015

-71.9

May 2015

86.2

Apr 2007

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Dec 2015

Updated on Aug 2016
New Zealand

2.3

Sep 2017

6.3

Aug 2017

-20.6

Apr 1991

29.8

May 2004

%

monthly

Apr 1979 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Philippines

4.2

Jun 2017

21.7

May 2017

-34.2

May 2003

69.7

May 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Singapore

4.4

Jul 2017

8.2

Jun 2017

0.1

Nov 2016

15.3

Apr 2016

%

monthly

Jul 2015 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Sri Lanka

-2.3

Sep 2017

2.5

Aug 2017

-75.4

Aug 1983

227.7

Aug 1984

%

monthly

Jan 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Taiwan

5.3

Aug 2017

-1.9

Jul 2017

-83.5

May 2003

477.0

May 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1984 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Thailand

5.7

Sep 2017

8.7

Aug 2017

-50.5

May 2003

101.9

May 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Vietnam

20.0

Sep 2017

36.6

Aug 2017

-54.0

May 2003

122.4

Jun 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Albania

38.3

Jun 2017

6.6

Mar 2017

-17.9

Sep 2013

38.8

Jun 2014

%

quarterly

Sep 2013 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Armenia

-1.0

2015

11.1

2014

-1.0

2015

173.3

2001

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Azerbaijan

-11.0

2015

1.4

2014

-29.9

2005

42.5

2008

%

yearly

2003 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Belarus

-25.4

2015

-0.1

2014

-78.9

1999

45.7

1996

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

16.7

Aug 2017

28.4

Jul 2017

-17.1

Feb 2012

49.4

Jul 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2008 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Croatia

6.6

Aug 2017

12.3

Jul 2017

-39.6

Mar 2003

81.6

Mar 2002

%

monthly

Nov 2000 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Georgia

7.6

2016

7.0

2015

-22.0

2001

167.5

1997

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kazakhstan

-7.4

2014

11.0

2013

-22.5

2008

53.5

2002

%

yearly

2001 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Kyrgyzstan

-3.9

2016

7.1

2015

-38.7

2010

201.0

2001

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Macedonia

46.5

Aug 2017

32.8

Jul 2017

-79.7

Aug 2001

141.4

Aug 2002

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Moldova

0.5

2015

-1.8

2014

-27.6

1997

228.6

2004

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Mongolia

4.7

2016

-1.7

2015

-34.3

1996

200.0

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Mauritius

5.4

Sep 2017

5.6

Aug 2017

-14.4

Mar 2006

37.5

Mar 2007

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Montenegro

15.3

Aug 2017

17.6

Jul 2017

-29.1

Feb 2012

39.6

Apr 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Russia

-8.6

2016

-17.2

2015

-17.2

2015

57.5

1996

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Serbia

19.3

Aug 2017

23.3

Jul 2017

-22.9

Mar 2008

71.7

Jul 2007

%

monthly

Feb 2006 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Tajikistan

94.4

2015

2.4

2014

-36.3

2009

200.0

1997

%

yearly

1997 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Turkey

48.6

Aug 2017

48.0

Jul 2017

-40.1

Jun 2016

48.6

Aug 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ukraine

7.3

2016

-2.2

2015

-48.5

2014

96.1

1997

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Morocco

10.5

Aug 2017

12.6

Jul 2017

-39.8

Apr 2013

1,320.9

Jan 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Nigeria

23.5

2013

-32.0

2012

-54.0

2011

25.3

1996

%

yearly

1996 - 2013

Updated on 2016
Oman

17.8

2015

15.7

2014

-29.4

2011

45.2

2001

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Qatar

3.7

2015

8.3

2014

-5.1

2003

56.1

2002

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
South Africa

-6.8

2015

0.1

2014

-26.9

2009

15.2

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Sudan

7.9

2016

8.4

2015

-66.7

1991

336.4

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Syria

-40.7

2011

40.3

2010

-40.7

2011

51.5

2000

%

yearly

1996 - 2011

Updated on 2016
Tunisia

21.7

Jun 2017

23.8

May 2017

-50.2

Sep 2015

98.3

Feb 1992

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Yemen

57.7

Dec 2013

55.3

Nov 2013

-58.4

Dec 2011

206.4

Nov 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Dec 2013

Updated on Aug 2016
Egypt

-5.1

2015

5.0

2014

-32.4

2011

39.7

1999

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Kuwait

7.4

Dec 2015

2.5

Nov 2015

-69.9

Aug 2010

257.4

Aug 2006

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Dec 2015

Updated on Dec 2016
Ivory Coast

205.9

2015

23.9

2014

7.0

2012

205.9

2015

%

yearly

2008 - 2015

Updated on 2017
European Union

4.6

2015

4.6

2014

-4.5

2009

7.5

1997

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Kenya

13.8

2016

-11.7

2015

-32.3

2008

29.3

2004

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Iran

5.4

2015

4.2

2014

-18.9

2007

44.8

2006

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Lebanon

12.0

2015

6.4

2014

-23.7

2011

38.3

2009

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Kosovo

12.3

Jun 2017

-5.5

Mar 2017

-27.1

Mar 2011

111.3

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017

More Indicators for Sri Lanka

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

79.3

2016

77.6

2015

68.7

2012

103.2

2001

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Business Confidence: Net Balance

8.8

Aug 2017

8.6

Jul 2017

-16.8

Apr 2016

34.6

May 2015

% Point

monthly

May 2015 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Direct Investment

394.9

Jun 2017

114.4

Mar 2017

-0.8

Mar 1977

636.4

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Total Imports Growth

12.6

Aug 2017

11.1

Jul 2017

-52.3

Apr 2009

99.7

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Money Supply M2

34,562.39

Jun 2017

34,217.14

May 2017

3,215.06

Jan 1994

34,562.39

Jun 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 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

0.51

Mar 2017

2.93

Dec 2016

0.32

Jun 2013

9.55

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Jun 2013 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Domestic Credit Growth

16.9

Aug 2017

15.1

Jul 2017

-1.0

Apr 2010

42.7

Mar 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 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

1,856.9

Aug 2017

1,591.1

Jul 2017

91.0

Feb 1983

1,986.4

Nov 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Aug 2017

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

12.10

Aug 2017

8.20

Jul 2017

-4.21

Jan 2016

42.83

May 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

5,318.43

2022

4,961.20

2021

344.06

1980

5,318.43

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

6,438.2

Sep 2017

6,390.7

Aug 2017

137.5

Nov 1988

7,798.0

Feb 2011

1985=100

monthly

Jan 1987 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Domestic Credit

48,005.3

Aug 2017

47,684.2

Jul 2017

4,964.3

Feb 1996

48,005.3

Aug 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 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

190,928

Aug 2017

205,482

Jul 2017

7,650

Jun 1987

224,791

Dec 2016

Person

monthly

Jan 1979 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Core CPI Change

4.77

Aug 2017

4.24

Jul 2017

3.00

Jan 2016

7.45

Jun 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 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

21.2

2016

21.0

2015

7.1

1948

21.2

2016

Person mn

yearly

1948 - 2016

Updated on 2016
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

10.20

Sep 2017

10.59

Aug 2017

6.57

Jan 2015

26.17

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jul 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gold Reserves

934.59

Aug 2017

907.03

Jul 2017

0.00

Dec 1977

985.64

Sep 2013

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1977 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 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

10.59

Jul 2017

11.49

Jun 2017

7.88

Dec 2014

13.93

Mar 2016

% pa

monthly

Jan 2012 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Total Exports

1,000.6

Aug 2017

1,014.9

Jul 2017

55.9

Apr 1983

1,070.1

Mar 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bank Lending Rate

11.37

Aug 2017

12.26

Jul 2017

6.35

Dec 2014

22.86

Feb 2001

% pa

monthly

Jun 1989 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 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

18.1

Aug 2017

17.3

Jul 2017

-3.4

Jan 2016

20.3

Apr 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 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

17,869.62

2022

16,737.84

2021

1,135.08

1980

17,869.62

2022

Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Crude Steel Production

30.00

2015

30.00

2014

0.00

1983

30.00

2015

Tonne th

yearly

1980 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Exchange Rate against USD

152.813

Sep 2017

153.098

Aug 2017

4.762

Nov 1967

153.588

Jul 2017

LKR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves

6,295.1

Sep 2017

6,688.0

Aug 2017

38.0

Apr 1970

8,501.4

Aug 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

5.30

2022

5.20

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

7.9

Aug 2017

6.3

Jul 2017

-65.2

Feb 1959

32.5

Aug 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1958 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Real Effective Exchange Rate

143.0

Aug 2017

144.6

Jul 2017

90.8

Feb 2004

155.1

Jan 2015

2005=100

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 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

54.0

Jun 2017

54.7

Mar 2017

51.5

Jun 2012

54.7

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 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

10.90

19 Oct 2017

10.93

17 Oct 2017

4.40

18 Jun 2001

29.53

14 Feb 2011

NA

daily

17 Aug 1998 - 19 Oct 2017

Updated on 19 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

8,230,207.00

Mar 2017

8,006,700.00

Dec 2016

7,339,261.00

Jun 2012

8,230,207.00

Mar 2017

Person

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 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

4,907,900.00

2014

4,306,200.00

2013

3,464,297.00

2009

4,907,900.00

2014

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2014

Updated on 2015
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

43,208.92

May 2017

42,550.34

Apr 2017

6,984.58

Dec 2002

43,208.92

May 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - May 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

6,182.7

Mar 2017

6,012.1

Dec 2016

2,814.8

Jun 2010

6,182.7

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 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