Sri Lanka | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 4.82 % Sep/15
Unemployment Rate 5 % Sep/15
Inflation Rate 0.9 % Jan/16
Interest Rate 6 % Jan/16
Balance of Trade -630 USD Million Nov/15
Government Debt to GDP 75.5 % Dec/14
Markets Last Reference
Currency 144 Feb/16
Stock Market 6283 points Feb/16
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 4.82 % Sep/15
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.82 % Sep/15
GDP 78.82 USD Billion Dec/14
GDP Constant Prices 965687 LKR Million Sep/15
Gross National Product 9544608 LKR Million Dec/14
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 2752263 LKR Million Dec/14
GDP per capita 2136 USD Dec/14
GDP per capita PPP 10044 USD Dec/14
GDP From Agriculture 104229 LKR Million Sep/15
GDP From Construction 89090 LKR Million Sep/15
GDP From Manufacturing 160202 LKR Million Sep/15
GDP From Mining 28434 LKR Million Sep/15
GDP From Services 560104 LKR Million Sep/15
GDP From Transport 114599 LKR Million Sep/15
GDP From Utilities 23628 LKR Million Sep/15
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 5 % Sep/15
Employed Persons 8424 Thousand Dec/14
Unemployed Persons 381 Thousand Dec/14
Labor Force Participation Rate 53.8 % Sep/15
Wages 8839 LKR/Month Dec/08
Population 20.64 Million Dec/14
Wages High Skilled 50000 LKR/Month Dec/15
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 0.9 % Jan/16
Consumer Price Index CPI 185 Index Points Jan/16
Core Consumer Prices 182 Index Points Jan/16
Core Inflation Rate 4.6 % Jan/16
GDP Deflator 279 Index Points Dec/14
Producer Prices 5022 Index Points Dec/14
Export Prices 113 Index Points Oct/15
Import Prices 110 Index Points Oct/15
Food Inflation -0.2 % Jan/16
Inflation Rate Mom -0.2 % Jan/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 6 % Jan/16
Interbank Rate 7.9 % Feb/16
Money Supply M0 465383 LKR Million Oct/15
Money Supply M1 665100 LKR Million Oct/15
Money Supply M2 3877700 LKR Million Oct/15
Banks Balance Sheet 5460888 LKR Million Oct/15
Foreign Exchange Reserves 912836 LKR Million Oct/15
Deposit Interest Rate 7.5 % Dec/14
Cash Reserve Ratio 7.5 Percent Feb/16
Central Bank Balance Sheet 1375133 LKR Million Oct/15
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade -630 USD Million Nov/15
Exports 835 USD Million Nov/15
Imports 1465 USD Million Nov/15
Current Account -45636 LKR Million Sep/15
Current Account to GDP -2.7 % Dec/14
External Debt 3265900 LKR Million Sep/15
Terms of Trade 102 Index Points Oct/15
Tourist Arrivals 1798380 Dec/15
Gold Reserves 22 Tonnes Dec/15
Foreign Direct Investment 153 USD Million Sep/15
Remittances 488 USD Million Oct/15
Terrorism Index 4.08 Dec/14
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 75.5 % Dec/14
Government Budget -6 % of GDP Dec/14
Government Budget Value 37609 LKR Million Dec/12
Government Spending 1317832 LKR Million Dec/14
Credit Rating 37.5
Business Last Reference
Industrial Production 8.95 % Dec/15
Capacity Utilization 81 % Dec/14
Changes in Inventories 152724 LKR Million Dec/14
Car Registrations 11679 Cars Oct/15
Competitiveness Index 4.21 Points Dec/16
Competitiveness Rank 68 Dec/16
Corruption Index 37 Points Dec/15
Corruption Rank 83 Dec/15
Ease of Doing Business 107 Dec/15
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Spending 6398345 LKR Million Dec/14
Personal Savings 21.1 % Dec/14
Private Sector Credit 3153668 LKR Million Sep/15
Bank Lending Rate 7.4 % Nov/15
Housing Last Reference
Housing Index 3126 Jun/15
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 28 % Dec/15
Personal Income Tax Rate 24 % Dec/14
Sales Tax Rate 12 % Dec/15
Social Security Rate 25 % Dec/15
Social Security Rate For Companies 17 % Dec/15
Social Security Rate For Employees 8 % Dec/15

Economic Indicators for Sri Lanka including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Sri Lanka economy. 2/13/2016