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Sri Lanka (UK: , US: (listen); Sinhala: ශ්‍රී ලංකාව, romanized: Śrī Laṅkā; Tamil: இலங்கை, romanized: Ilaṅkai), formerly known as Ceylon, and officially the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, is an island country in South Asia. It is situated on the Indian Ocean, southwest of the Bay of Bengal, and southeast of the Arabian Sea; while being separated from the Indian subcontinent by the Gulf of Mannar and the Palk Strait. Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte is its legislative capital, and Colombo is its largest city and financial centre. Sri Lanka's documented history spans 3,000 years, with evidence of prehistoric human settlements dating back at least 125,000 years. It has a rich cultural heritage, and the first known Buddhist writings of Sri Lanka, the Pāli Canon, date back to the Fourth Buddhist council in 29 BCE. Its geographic location and deep harbours made it of great strategic importance from the time of the ancient Silk Road through to the modern Maritime Silk Road. Its location as a major trading hub made it known to both the Far East as well as to Europe from as far back as the Anuradhapura period. The country's trade in luxury goods and spices attracted traders of many nations, creating Sri Lanka... [More]
  • Last : 4,571.63
  • High : 4,747.71
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  • Last : 200.5 (LKR)
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  • Last : 2.6833 (LKR)
  • High : 2.6927
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  • Open : 2.6923
  • Time : 12:49:57
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Sri Lanka Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
USD/LKR Ask 200.5 199.5 199.5 200.5 0.50 0.25% 2021/07/30 Time 12:57
HKD/LKR Ask 25.67 25.73 25.66 25.79 0.07 0.27% 2021/07/30 Time 12:49
JPY/LKR Ask 1.8218 1.8265 1.8202 1.8286 0.01 0.31% 2021/07/30 Time 12:49
MXN/LKR Ask 10.0442 10.0601 10.0249 10.0804 0.03 0.28% 2021/07/30 Time 12:49
NOK/LKR Ask 22.78 22.8 22.73 22.92 0.14 0.61% 2021/07/30 Time 12:49

Sri Lanka Indices

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
CSE All-Share 8124.87 8125.8 8124.87 8143.6 15.89 0.20% 2021/07/30 Time 12:34
S&P Sri Lanka 20 3050.99 - 3050.99 3050.99 0.00 0.00% 2021/07/29 Time 18:06
CSE All-Share 4571.63 - 4562.95 4747.71 0.00 0.00% 2020/03/20 Time 10:30

Sri Lanka Stocks

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
B P P L 19.7 - 19.7 19.7 0.30 1.52% 2021/07/30 Time 12:22
Nations Trust Bank Non Voting 65 - 65 65 0.80 1.23% 2021/07/30 Time 12:22
Commercial Bank of Ceylon 76.6 - 76.6 76.6 1.10 1.44% 2021/07/30 Time 11:18
Commercial Bank of Ceylon 85.1 - 85.1 85.1 0.90 1.06% 2021/07/30 Time 11:18
Hatton National Bank 129.5 - 129.5 129.5 0.25 0.19% 2021/07/30 Time 11:18

Sri Lanka Bonds

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Sri Lanka 3M 5.22 - 5.22 5.22 0.03 0.57% 2021/07/30 Time 12:05
Sri Lanka 6M 5.24 - 5.24 5.24 0.01 0.19% 2021/07/30 Time 12:05
Sri Lanka 1Y 5.625 - 5.625 5.625 0.21 3.66% 2021/07/30 Time 12:05
Sri Lanka 4Y 7.229 - 7.229 7.229 0.16 2.16% 2021/07/30 Time 12:05
Sri Lanka 6Y 7.951 - 7.951 7.951 0.10 1.31% 2021/07/30 Time 12:05

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-715.70 21 May -889 -1101 : -50.1 Monthly May/21

Bank Lending Rate

5.65 21 May 5.86 5.65 : 23.2 Monthly

Banks Balance Sheet

12066815.00 21 Feb 11917317 335514 : 12066815 Monthly

Building Permits

1942.00 20 Dec 2985 1021 : 4505 Quarterly

Business Confidence

82.00 21 Mar 57 20 : 136 Quarterly

CPI Transportation

123.60 21 Jun 122 89.5 : 193 Monthly

Capacity Utilization

67.00 20 Dec 81 67 : 82 Yearly

Car Registrations

437.00 21 Apr 424 254 : 15017 Monthly

Cash Reserve Ratio

2.00 21 Jul 2 2 : 11 Daily

Central Bank Balance Sheet

2287240.00 21 Feb 2404246 297382 : 2599304 Monthly

Changes in Inventories

-64200.50 20 Dec -7712 -64200 : 1217426 Yearly

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 56 3.84 : 57.11 Yearly

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 85 52 : 85 Yearly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

142.40 21 Jun 140 6.4 : 142 Monthly

Consumer Spending

10589745.40 20 Dec 10405872 2992 : 10589745 Yearly

Core Consumer Prices

143.10 21 Jun 142 47.7 : 143 Monthly

Core Inflation Rate

3.20 21 Jun 3.2 2.13 : 12.76 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 21 Jul 299892 0 : 301832 Daily Jul/21

Coronavirus Deaths

0 21 Jul 4138 0 : 4201 Daily Jul/21

Coronavirus Recovered

0 21 Jul 223471 0 : 225952 Daily Jul/21

Coronavirus Vaccination Rate

0 21 Jul 45.4 0 : 47.26 Daily Jul/21

Coronavirus Vaccination Total

0 21 Jul 9722331 0 : 10119124 Daily Jul/21

Corporate Tax Rate

24.00 21 Dec 28 15 : 42 Yearly

Corruption Index

0 20 Dec 38 31 : 40 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 20 Dec 93 52 : 97 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

0 21 Jun 119 105 : 119 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 21 Jul : Monthly 20

Currency

199.00 21 Jul 198 93.87 : 203 Daily

Current Account

-630.27 21 Mar -280 -1695 : 450 Quarterly

Current Account to GDP

-1.30 20 Dec -2.2 -19.3 : -0.4 Yearly Dec/20

Deposit Interest Rate

5.50 20 Jun 5.5 5.5 : 20 Monthly Jun/20

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 100 83 : 113 Yearly

Employed Persons

0 20 Dec 7967695 4962105 : 8554179 Quarterly Dec/20

Employment Rate

94.60 21 Dec 94.3 91 : 96.3 Quarterly Dec/21

Export Prices

0 21 May 130 42.89 : 174 Monthly

Exports

891.70 21 May 818 282 : 1137 Monthly

External Debt

47307.20 21 Mar 49212 37098 : 55916 Quarterly

Fiscal Expenditure

3040996.00 20 Dec 2915291 19192 : 3040996 Yearly

Food Inflation

11.30 21 Jun 9.9 -4.1 : 14.7 Monthly

Foreign Direct Investment

124.38 21 Mar 88.95 20 : 961 Quarterly

Foreign Exchange Reserves

4033.00 21 May 4471 1272 : 9936 Monthly

GDP

80.71 20 Dec 83.98 1.24 : 87.95 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

4.30 21 Mar 1.3 -16.3 : 16.12 Quarterly

GDP Constant Prices

2393922.00 21 Mar 2766364 1414948 : 2766364 Quarterly

GDP Deflator

151.90 20 Dec 152 100 : 197 Yearly

GDP From Agriculture

163272.00 21 Mar 187839 124301 : 187839 Quarterly

GDP From Construction

154286.00 21 Mar 175366 77176 : 190372 Quarterly

GDP From Manufacturing

470383.00 21 Mar 357484 255722 : 470383 Quarterly

GDP From Mining

53120.00 21 Mar 59965 29585 : 67204 Quarterly

GDP From Public Administration

99561.00 21 Mar 130063 82170 : 130706 Quarterly

GDP From Services

1411836.00 21 Mar 1531434 793066 : 1531434 Quarterly

GDP From Transport

235511.00 21 Mar 326212 133772 : 326212 Quarterly

GDP From Utilities

26856.00 21 Mar 25761 16596 : 27059 Quarterly

GDP Per Capita Ppp

12536.94 20 Dec 13070 3878 : 13070 Yearly

GDP per capita

3845.68 20 Dec 4009 337 : 4009 Yearly

Gold Reserves

6.70 21 Mar 6.7 3.63 : 23.1 Quarterly

Government Budget

-11.10 20 Dec -9.6 -11.1 : -5.3 Yearly

Government Budget Value

-1016483.00 19 Dec -760769 -1016483 : -10483 Yearly

Government Debt

16053804.00 21 Mar 15117247 310779 : 16053804 Quarterly

Government Debt to GDP

86.80 19 Dec 83.7 16.3 : 109 Yearly Dec/19

Government Revenues

1373308.00 20 Dec 1898808 15642 : 1932459 Yearly

Government Spending

1556489.00 20 Dec 1416989 440 : 1556489 Yearly

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

3809794.30 20 Dec 4070020 357 : 4070020 Yearly

Gross National Product

14567811.00 20 Dec 14583892 4115 : 14583892 Yearly

Housing Index

868.50 20 Dec 865 124 : 868 Quarterly

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 107335 31627 : 246049 Quarterly

Import Prices

0 21 May 151 33.69 : 173 Monthly

Imports

1607.40 21 May 1707 408 : 2048 Monthly

Industrial Production

17.60 21 May 87.9 -48.7 : 87.9 Monthly

Inflation Rate

5.20 21 Jun 4.5 -0.9 : 28.3 Monthly Jun/21

Inflation Rate Mom

1.50 21 Jun 1.1 -3.51 : 5.19 Monthly

Interbank Rate

6.96 21 Jul 6.96 0.13 : 27.58 Daily

Interest Rate

4.50 21 Jul 4.5 4.5 : 10.5 Daily Jul/21

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 7307 375 : 8527 Quarterly

Labor Force Participation Rate

50.90 21 Mar 50.1 46.9 : 54.7 Quarterly Mar/21

Lending Rate

5.50 21 Apr 5.5 5.5 : 23 Monthly

Living Wage Family

52100.00 18 Dec 52100 52100 : 52100 yearly

Living Wage Individual

29100.00 18 Dec 29100 29100 : 29100 yearly

Manufacturing PMI

50.40 21 Jun 42.1 24.2 : 67.3 Monthly

Manufacturing Production

17.60 21 May 87.9 -48.7 : 87.9 Monthly

Military Expenditure

1560.00 20 Dec 1700 7.1 : 1852 Yearly

Minimum Wages

10000.00 21 Dec 10000 10000 : 10000 Yearly Dec/21

Money Supply M0

0 21 Feb 844768 602 : 852784 Monthly

Money Supply M1

0 21 Apr 1232814 6091 : 1244200 Monthly

Money Supply M2

8944644.00 21 Apr 8860584 11297 : 8944644 Monthly

Personal Income Tax Rate

24.00 21 Dec 24 15 : 35 Yearly

Personal Savings

18.90 20 Dec 21.3 13.9 : 27.2 Yearly

Population

21.92 20 Dec 21.9 9.87 : 21.92 Yearly Dec/20

Private Sector Credit

6630802.70 21 Apr 6557714 4011 : 7058162 Monthly

Producer Prices

157.90 21 May 158 100 : 158 Monthly

Producer Prices Change

8.70 21 May 9.8 -3.4 : 20.3 Monthly

Remittances

460.00 21 May 519 241 : 813 Monthly

Sales Tax Rate

8.00 21 Dec 8 8 : 15 Yearly

Services Pmi

51.30 21 Jun 39.5 29.8 : 66.8 Monthly

Social Security Rate

20.00 21 Dec 20 20 : 25 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Companies

12.00 21 Dec 12 12 : 17 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Employees

8.00 21 Dec 8 8 : 8 Yearly

Stock Market

7966.95 21 Jul 7986 382 : 9026 Daily

Terms of Trade

0 21 May 86.03 74.5 : 161 Monthly

Terrorism Index

0 19 Dec 3.57 2.91 : 7.13 Yearly

Tourism Revenues

2.00 21 May 5.6 0.5 : 475 Monthly

Tourist Arrivals

1614.00 21 Jun 1497 0 : 253169 Monthly

Unemployed Persons

441997.00 20 Dec 486524 282648 : 953794 Quarterly Dec/20

Unemployment Rate

5.20 20 Dec 5.8 3.7 : 16.6 Quarterly Dec/20

Wages High Skilled

57500.00 18 Dec 60800 52900 : 60800 yearly

Wages Low Skilled

0 18 Dec 23500 21500 : 23500 yearly

Youth Unemployment Rate

25.70 20 Dec 25.9 15.4 : 38.1 Quarterly Dec/20
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -715.70 -820 -800 -800 -780 -800 May/21
Bank Lending Rate 5.65 5.86 6.11 6.11 5.86 6.11
Banks Balance Sheet 12066815.00 10432900 10432900 10432900 10429706 10445677
Building Permits 1942.00 3000 3000 3000 3000 3500
Business Confidence 82.00 55 55 55 52 68
CPI Transportation 123.60 125 126 128 122 130
Capacity Utilization 67.00 81 81 81 81 81
Car Registrations 437.00 3500 3500 3500 3500 4000
Cash Reserve Ratio 2.00 2 2 2 2 2
Central Bank Balance Sheet 2287240.00 2297790 2297790 2297790 2266318 2423679
Changes in Inventories -64200.50 355000 355000 355000 355000 456000
Consumer Price Index Cpi 142.40 143 144 147 141 149
Consumer Spending 10589745.40 11090474 11013335 10939207 11290372 11508935
Core Consumer Prices 143.10 145 145 145 139 145
Core Inflation Rate 3.20 4 4 4 4 4.5
Corporate Tax Rate 24.00 28 28 28 28 28
Currency 199.00 201 203 204 200 206
Current Account -630.27 -750 -750 -750 -730 -750
Current Account to GDP -1.30 -2.5 -2.5 -2.5 -2.5 -2.2 Dec/20
Deposit Interest Rate 5.50 7 7 7 7 7 Jun/20
Employment Rate 94.60 95 95 95 95 96 Dec/21
Exports 891.70 1150 1150 1150 970 1150
External Debt 47307.20 62000 62000 62000 60000 62000
Fiscal Expenditure 3040996.00 3286666 3286666 3286666 3286666 3474933
Food Inflation 11.30 5.5 5 5 4.5 6
Foreign Direct Investment 124.38 590 590 590 590 700
Foreign Exchange Reserves 4033.00 1526552 1526552 1526552 1467018 1605930
GDP 80.71 88 88 88 88 97
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.30 4 3.3 4 2.5 4.5
GDP Constant Prices 2393922.00 2877019 2472921 2489679 2394580 3006484
GDP Deflator 151.90 157 158 157 158 164
GDP From Agriculture 163272.00 195353 168660 169803 185621 204143
GDP From Construction 154286.00 182381 159377 160457 155624 190588
GDP From Manufacturing 470383.00 371783 485906 489198 438338 388514
GDP From Mining 53120.00 62364 54873 55245 53441 65170
GDP From Public Administration 99561.00 135266 102847 103543 114942 141352
GDP From Services 1411836.00 1592691 1458427 1468309 1520599 1664362
GDP From Transport 235511.00 339260 243283 244931 292163 354527
GDP From Utilities 26856.00 26791 27742 27930 27735 27997
GDP Per Capita Ppp 12536.94 13100 13100 13100 13100 13300
GDP per capita 3845.68 4100 4100 4100 4100 4300
Gold Reserves 6.70 15 15 15 15 20
Government Budget -11.10 -8 -8 -8 -8 -6
Government Budget Value -1016483.00 -1196929 -1196929 -1196929 -1196929 -1252927
Government Debt 16053804.00 14507063 14507063 14507063 14507063 15592881
Government Debt to GDP 86.80 93 93 93 93 93 Dec/19
Government Revenues 1373308.00 2296310 2296310 2296310 2296310 2429173
Government Spending 1556489.00 1430344 1618749 1607853 1537433 1691592
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 3809794.30 4078202 3962186 3935518 4415971 4140484
Gross National Product 14567811.00 15453611 15150523 15048549 15823523 15832297
Housing Index 868.50 830 830 830 850 840
Imports 1607.40 1950 1950 1950 1750 1950
Industrial Production 17.60 3.5 3.5 3.5 4.5 4.5
Inflation Rate 5.20 3.5 3.7 3.5 3.8 4 Jun/21
Inflation Rate Mom 1.50 1 1 1 0.8 1
Interbank Rate 6.96 6.96 7.21 7.21 6.96 7.21
Interest Rate 4.50 4.5 4.75 4.75 4.5 5 Jul/21
Labor Force Participation Rate 50.90 53.5 53.5 53.5 53 53.5 Mar/21
Lending Rate 5.50 5.5 5.75 5.75 5.5 5.75
Living Wage Family 52100.00 52100 42900 42900 52100 44500
Living Wage Individual 29100.00 29100 25300 25300 29100 25300
Manufacturing PMI 50.40 55 55 56 60 55
Manufacturing Production 17.60 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3
Military Expenditure 1560.00 1800 1800 1800 1800 1800
Minimum Wages 10000.00 11000 11000 11000 10000 11000 Dec/21
Money Supply M2 8944644.00 8620394 8620394 8620394 8452404 9180362
Personal Income Tax Rate 24.00 24 24 24 24 24
Personal Savings 18.90 21.5 21.5 21.5 21.5 22.5
Population 21.92 22.36 22.36 22.36 22.36 22.59 Dec/20
Private Sector Credit 6630802.70 6227869 6227869 6227869 6183214 6461877
Producer Prices 157.90 158 163 163 156 163
Producer Prices Change 8.70 5.8 5.1 3 7.5 3
Remittances 460.00 700 700 700 700 750
Sales Tax Rate 8.00 15 15 15 15 15
Services Pmi 51.30 57 57 59 58 57
Social Security Rate 20.00 20 20 20 20 20
Social Security Rate For Companies 12.00 12 12 12 12 12
Social Security Rate For Employees 8.00 8 8 8 8 8
Stock Market 7966.95 7544 7264 6993 7836 6483
Tourism Revenues 2.00 400 400 400 250 500
Tourist Arrivals 1614.00 80000 100000 150000 40000 250000
Unemployed Persons 441997.00 429000 429000 429000 431000 429000 Dec/20
Unemployment Rate 5.20 5.1 5.1 4.9 5.4 5 Dec/20
Wages High Skilled 57500.00 61900 62500 62500 61900 64000
Youth Unemployment Rate 25.70 22 22 22 23 21 Dec/20