Sri Lanka | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 5.3 % Dec/16
Unemployment Rate 4.5 % Sep/16
Inflation Rate 6.8 % Feb/17
Interest Rate 7.25 % Mar/17
Balance of Trade -910 USD Million Jan/17
Government Debt to GDP 76 % Dec/15
Markets Last Reference
Currency 152 Mar/17
Stock Market 6040 points Mar/17
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 5.3 % Dec/16
GDP Annual Growth Rate 5.3 % Dec/16
GDP 82.32 USD Billion Dec/15
GDP Constant Prices 2526738 LKR Million Dec/16
Gross National Product 11506217 LKR Million Dec/16
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 2929107 LKR Million Dec/15
GDP per capita 3638 USD Dec/15
GDP per capita PPP 11048 USD Dec/15
GDP From Agriculture 162824 LKR Million Dec/16
GDP From Construction 200970 LKR Million Dec/16
GDP From Manufacturing 329307 LKR Million Dec/16
GDP From Mining 62337 LKR Million Dec/16
Gdp From Public Administration 229336 LKR Million Dec/16
GDP From Services 1337672 LKR Million Dec/16
GDP From Transport 282674 LKR Million Dec/16
GDP From Utilities 23258 LKR Million Dec/16
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 4.5 % Sep/16
Employed Persons 7999821 Sep/16
Unemployed Persons 376180 Sep/16
Labor Force Participation Rate 53.8 % Sep/16
Wages 8839 LKR/Month Dec/08
Population 21.2 Million Dec/16
Employment Rate 95.5 % Sep/16
Living Wage Family 55614 LKR/Month Dec/16
Living Wage Individual 30890 LKR/Month Dec/16
Wages High Skilled 51400 LKR/Month Mar/16
Wages Low Skilled 25000 LKR/Month Mar/16
Youth Unemployment Rate 21.6 % Sep/16
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 6.8 % Feb/17
Consumer Price Index CPI 117 Index Points Feb/17
Core Consumer Prices 122 Index Points Feb/17
Core Inflation Rate 7.1 % Feb/17
GDP Deflator 131 Index Points Dec/16
Producer Prices 116 Index Points Dec/16
Export Prices 98.6 Index Points Dec/16
Import Prices 115 Index Points Dec/16
Cpi Transportation 95.9 Index Points Feb/17
Food Inflation 7.7 % Feb/17
Inflation Rate Mom 0.5 % Feb/17
Producer Prices Change 8.4 % Dec/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 7.25 % Mar/17
Interbank Rate 11.25 % Mar/17
Money Supply M0 524215 LKR Million Sep/16
Money Supply M1 776600 LKR Million Dec/16
Money Supply M2 4823600 LKR Million Dec/16
Banks Balance Sheet 6395681 LKR Million Oct/16
Foreign Exchange Reserves 835049 LKR Million Nov/16
Deposit Interest Rate 6 % Dec/15
Cash Reserve Ratio 7.5 % Mar/17
Central Bank Balance Sheet 1455448 LKR Million Oct/16
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade -910 USD Million Jan/17
Exports 889 USD Million Jan/17
Imports 1798 USD Million Jan/17
Current Account -241 USD Million Sep/16
Current Account to GDP -2.4 % Dec/15
External Debt 47302 USD Million Sep/16
Terms of Trade 85.86 Index Points Dec/16
Tourist Arrivals 197517 Feb/17
Gold Reserves 22.27 Tonnes Dec/16
Foreign Direct Investment 103 USD Million Sep/16
Remittances 567 USD Million Nov/16
Terrorism Index 3.49 Dec/15
Tourism Revenues 277 USD Million Nov/16
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 76 % Dec/15
Government Budget -7.4 % of GDP Dec/15
Government Budget Value -829502 LKR Million Dec/15
Government Spending 985815 LKR Million Dec/15
Credit Rating 37.5
Fiscal Expenditure 2290394 LKR Million Dec/15
Government Debt 9401969 LKR Million Sep/16
Government Revenues 1460892 LKR Million Dec/15
Military Expenditure 1861 USD Million Dec/15
Business Last Reference
Industrial Production 8.2 % Jan/17
Capacity Utilization 81 % Dec/15
Changes in Inventories 432440 LKR Million Dec/15
Car Registrations 3512 Cars Sep/16
Business Confidence 102 Dec/16
Competitiveness Index 4.19 Points Dec/17
Competitiveness Rank 71 Dec/17
Corruption Index 36 Points Dec/16
Corruption Rank 95 Dec/16
Ease of Doing Business 110 Dec/16
Manufacturing Pmi 57.1 Feb/17
Services Pmi 57.3 Feb/17
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Spending 7666365 LKR Million Dec/15
Personal Savings 22.6 % Dec/15
Private Sector Credit 4181579 LKR Million Dec/16
Bank Lending Rate 11.49 % Jan/17
Housing Last Reference
Housing Index 3411 Dec/15
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 15 % Dec/16
Personal Income Tax Rate 15 % Dec/16
Sales Tax Rate 11 % Dec/16
Social Security Rate 20 % Dec/16
Social Security Rate For Companies 12 % Dec/16
Social Security Rate For Employees 8 % Dec/16




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. 3/30/2017