Sri Lanka | Economic Indicators

Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 135 Sep/15 135 95.6 : 135
Stock Market 7299 Sep/15 7307 4259 : 7812
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 74.94 Dec/14 67.21 1.42 : 74.94
GDP Growth Rate 6.4 Mar/15 6.4 1.5 : 8.6
GDP Annual Growth Rate 6.4 Mar/15 6.4 1.5 : 8.6
GDP Constant Prices 912534 Mar/15 897013 394341 : 912534
Gross National Product 9544608 Dec/14 8448144 4115 : 9544608
GDP per capita 2136 Dec/14 2004 337 : 2136
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 2752263 Dec/14 2536648 357 : 2752263
GDP per capita PPP 10044 Dec/14 9426 3340 : 10044
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 4.7 Mar/15 4.4 3.9 : 11.3
Employed Persons 8424 Dec/14 8418 4951 : 8424
Unemployed Persons 381 Dec/14 384 308 : 964
Labor Force Participation Rate 53.6 Mar/15 52.9 46.9 : 54.2
Wages 8839 Dec/08 7556 3122 : 8839
Population 20.64 Dec/14 20.48 9.9 : 20.87
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate -0.2 Aug/15 -0.2 -0.89 : 28.31
Consumer Price Index CPI 182 Aug/15 183 10.8 : 183
GDP Deflator 279 Dec/14 266 100 : 279
Producer Prices 5022 Dec/14 4868 103 : 5022
Export Prices 116 Apr/15 112 42.89 : 137
Import Prices 120 Apr/15 118 33.69 : 159
Core Consumer Prices 179 Jul/15 178 77.1 : 179
Core Inflation Rate 3.5 Jul/15 2.8 0.82 : 12.76
Food Inflation 2.52 Jul/15 4 -4.08 : 14.33
Inflation Rate Mom -0.5 Aug/15 0.7 -3.51 : 5.19
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 6 Aug/15 6 6 : 10.5
Interbank Rate 6.55 Mar/15 6.05 5.4 : 21.3
Money Supply M0 449140 Apr/15 455811 602 : 455811
Money Supply M1 630800 May/15 596700 6091 : 633300
Money Supply M2 3472000 May/15 3492600 11297 : 3553600
Foreign Exchange Reserves 990720 Apr/15 906317 437 : 1195935
Banks Balance Sheet 4982406 Apr/15 4942307 335514 : 4982406
Central Bank Balance Sheet 1387083 Apr/15 1311603 297382 : 1523648
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -689 Jun/15 -703 -1101 : -50.1
Exports 944 Jun/15 882 305 : 1070
Imports 1633 Jun/15 1586 408 : 1986
Current Account -88525 Dec/14 -109512 -189897 : 30855
Current Account to GDP -2.7 Dec/14 -3.7 -19.3 : -0.4
External Debt 3069400 Mar/15 3113100 70173 : 3272700
Terms of Trade 96.8 Apr/15 94.3 74.5 : 161
Tourist Arrivals 1527153 Dec/14 1274593 39654 : 1527153
Gold Reserves 23.1 Sep/14 22.23 3.63 : 23.1
Foreign Direct Investment 128 Mar/15 351 20 : 386
Remittances 538 May/15 586 241 : 709
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -6 Dec/14 -5.9 -10.2 : -5.9
Government Debt to GDP 75.5 Dec/14 78.3 75.5 : 103
Government Budget Value 37609 Dec/12 -27916 -114949 : 37609
Government Spending 1317832 Dec/14 1137291 440 : 1317832
Credit Rating 37.5 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Industrial Production 13.26 Apr/15 8.2 -7.95 : 35.2
Capacity Utilization 81 Dec/14 81 69 : 82
Changes in Inventories 152724 Dec/14 28850 28850 : 187664
Car Registrations 5948 Apr/15 6807 308 : 6807
Competitiveness Index 4.19 Dec/15 4.21 3.84 : 4.32
Competitiveness Rank 73 Dec/15 65 52 : 81
Corruption Index 38 Dec/14 37 31 : 40
Corruption Rank 85 Dec/14 91 52 : 97
Ease of Doing Business 99 Dec/14 85 83 : 105
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Spending 6398345 Dec/14 5797525 2992 : 6398345
Personal Savings 21.1 Dec/14 20 13.9 : 21.1
Bank Lending Rate 7 May/15 7.1 6.3 : 23.2
Private Sector Credit 2809254 Mar/15 2744511 4011 : 2809254
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 3028 Dec/14 3324 1638 : 4505
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 28 Dec/15 28 28 : 42
Personal Income Tax Rate 24 Dec/14 24 24 : 35
Sales Tax Rate 12 Dec/15 12 12 : 15
Social Security Rate 25 Dec/15 23 23 : 25
Social Security Rate For Companies 17 Dec/15 15 15 : 17
Social Security Rate For Employees 8 Dec/15 8 8 : 8




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. 9/1/2015