Sri Lanka | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 130  Feb/15 130 95.6 : 134
Stock Market 7317 Index points Feb/15 7317 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 911064 LKR Million Aug/14 911064 394341 : 911064
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 384 Thousand Dec/13 384 308 : 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 0.6 percent Feb/15 0.6 -0.89 : 28.31
Consumer Price Index CPI 179 Index Points Feb/15 179 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 122 Index Points Sep/14 122 42.89 : 137
Import Prices 113 Index Points Sep/14 113 33.69 : 159
Core Consumer Prices 172 Index Points Feb/15 172 77.1 : 174
Core Inflation Rate 3.16 percent Dec/14 3.16 2.13 : 12.76
Food Inflation percent Dec/14 7 -4.08 : 14.33
Inflation Rate Mom 0.27 percent Dec/14 0.27 -3.51 : 5.19
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 6.5 percent Feb/15 6.5 6.5 : 10.5
Interbank Rate 5.8 percent Jan/15 5.8 5.4 : 21.3
Money Supply M0 376812 LKR Million Sep/14 376812 602 : 376812
Money Supply M1 568300 LKR Million Nov/14 568300 6091 : 568300
Money Supply M2 3398500 LKR Million Nov/14 3398500 11297 : 3398500
Foreign Exchange Reserves 1091413 LKR Million Nov/14 1091413 437 : 1195935
Banks Balance Sheet 4690272 LKR Million Sep/14 4690272 335514 : 4690272
Central Bank Balance Sheet 1451861 LKR Million Sep/14 1451861 297382 : 1523648
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -788 USD Million Dec/14 -788 -1724 : -50.1
Exports 1010 USD Million Dec/14 1010 305 : 1070
Imports 1798 USD Million Dec/14 1798 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 3182900 LKR Million Sep/14 3182900 70173 : 3272700
Terms of Trade 108 Index Points Sep/14 108 74.5 : 161
Tourist Arrivals 1527153  Jun/14 1527153 39654 : 1527153
Gold Reserves 23.1 Tonnes Aug/14 23.1 3.63 : 23.1
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 12.41 percent Sep/14 12.41 -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 4893 Cars Sep/14 4893 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 6.4 percent Nov/14 6.4 6.3 : 23.2
Private Sector Credit 2517998 LKR Million Sep/14 2517998 4011 : 2517998
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 : 42
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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