Sri Lanka | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 131  Dec/14 131 95.6 : 134
Stock Market 7253 Index points Dec/14 7253 4259 : 7812
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 67.18 USD Billion Dec/13 67.18 1.42 : 67.18
GDP Growth Rate 7.7 percent Aug/14 7.7 1.5 : 8.6
GDP Annual Growth Rate 7.7 percent Aug/14 7.7 1.5 : 8.6
GDP Constant Prices 840653 LKR Million May/14 840653 394341 : 857497
Gross National Product 8438960 LKR Million Jun/13 8438960 4115 : 8438960
GDP per capita 2004 USD Dec/13 2004 337 : 2004
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 2536648 LKR Million Jun/13 2536648 357 : 2536648
GDP per capita PPP 9426 USD Dec/13 9426 3340 : 9426
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 4.5 percent May/14 4.5 3.9 : 11.3
Employed Persons 8129 Thousand Dec/12 8129 4951 : 8129
Unemployed Persons 336 Thousand Dec/12 336 308 : 964
Labor Force Participation Rate 53.6 percent May/14 53.6 46.9 : 54.2
Wages 8839 LKR Dec/08 8839 3122 : 8839
Population 20.48 Million Dec/13 20.48 9.9 : 20.87
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 1.5 percent Nov/14 1.5 -0.89 : 28.31
Consumer Price Index CPI 179 Index Points Nov/14 179 10.8 : 183
GDP Deflator 266 Index Points Jun/13 266 100 : 266
Producer Prices 4868 Index Points Jun/13 4868 103 : 4868
Export Prices 112 Index Points Jul/14 112 42.89 : 137
Import Prices 122 Index Points Jul/14 122 33.69 : 159
Core Consumer Prices 173 Index Points Nov/14 173 77.1 : 173
Core Inflation Rate 3.6 percent Oct/14 3.6 2.13 : 12.76
Food Inflation 4.9 percent Nov/14 4.9 -4.08 : 14.33
Inflation Rate Mom 0.12 percent Nov/14 0.12 -3.51 : 5.19
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 6.5 percent Dec/14 6.5 6.5 : 10.5
Interbank Rate 6.38 percent Jul/14 6.38 6.38 : 21.3
Money Supply M0 372066 LKR Million Jul/14 372066 602 : 372066
Money Supply M1 540000 LKR Million Sep/14 540000 6091 : 540700
Money Supply M2 3316800 LKR Million Sep/14 3316800 11297 : 3316800
Foreign Exchange Reserves 1195935 LKR Million Aug/14 1195935 437 : 1195935
Banks Balance Sheet 4538629 LKR Million Jul/14 4538629 335514 : 4538629
Central Bank Balance Sheet 1512352 LKR Million Jul/14 1512352 297382 : 1512352
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -852 USD Million Oct/14 -852 -1724 : -50.1
Exports 898 USD Million Oct/14 898 305 : 1070
Imports 1750 USD Million Oct/14 1750 408 : 1986
Current Account -17301 LKR Million May/14 -17301 -189897 : 30855
Current Account to GDP -3.9 percent Dec/13 -3.9 -19.3 : -0.4
External Debt 3272700 LKR Million Jun/14 3272700 70173 : 3272700
Terms of Trade 91.9 Index Points Jul/14 91.9 74.5 : 161
Tourist Arrivals 1274593  Jun/13 1274593 39654 : 1274593
Gold Reserves 21.53 Tonnes Feb/14 21.53 3.63 : 22.95
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -5.9 percent of GDP Dec/13 -5.9 -10.2 : -5.9
Government Debt to GDP 78.3 percent Dec/13 78.3 78.3 : 103
Government Budget Value 37609 LKR Million Dec/12 37609 -114949 : 37609
Government Spending 1137291 LKR Million Jun/13 1137291 440 : 1137291
Credit Rating 37.5  37.5 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Industrial Production 1.48 percent May/14 1.48 -7.95 : 35.2
Capacity Utilization 81 percent Jun/13 81 69 : 82
Changes in Inventories 28850 LKR Million Jun/13 28850 28850 : 187664
Car Registrations 3236 Cars Jul/14 3236 308 : 5560
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Spending 5797525 LKR Million Jun/13 5797525 2992 : 5797525
Personal Savings 20 percent Jun/13 20 13.9 : 20
Bank Lending Rate 6.3 percent Sep/14 6.3 6.3 : 23.2
Private Sector Credit 2432783 LKR Million Jul/14 2432783 4011 : 2446212
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 2671  May/14 2671 1638 : 4505
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 28 percent Jan/14 28 28 : 35
Personal Income Tax Rate 24 percent Jan/14 24 24 : 35
Sales Tax Rate 12 percent Jan/14 12 12 : 15




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