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Sri Lanka (UK: , US: (listen); Sinhala: ශ්‍රී ලංකා, romanized: Śrī Laṅkā; Tamil: இலங்கை, romanized: Ilaṅkai), officially the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, is an island country in South Asia, located in the Indian Ocean southwest of the Bay of Bengal and southeast of the Arabian Sea. Sri Lanka has been called “The pearl of the Indian ocean” because of its shape and location . It is geographically 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 centre of commerce. 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 the European continent from as far back as the Anuradhapura period. The country's trade in... [More]
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Sri Lanka Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
ZAR/LKR Ask 12.2 - 12.074 12.23 0.13 1.04% 2020/12/05 Time 19:01
HUF/LKR Ask 0.6276 0.6273 0.6273 0.6282 0.00 0.30% 2020/12/05 Time 1:49
ISK/LKR Ask 1.4807 1.4803 1.48 1.4817 0.00 0.16% 2020/12/05 Time 1:49
JPY/LKR Ask 1.7834 1.7832 1.783 1.7839 0.00 0.07% 2020/12/05 Time 1:49
MXN/LKR Ask 9.3965 9.395 9.3948 9.4042 0.01 0.06% 2020/12/05 Time 1:49

Sri Lanka Indices

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
S&P Sri Lanka 20 2534.74 - 2534.74 2534.74 15.91 0.63% 2020/12/05 Time 17:03
CSE All-Share 6397.56 - 6368.18 6403.89 0.00 0.00% 2020/12/04 Time 13:02
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
Ceylon Tobacco 978 - 978 978 0.00 0.00% 2020/12/03 Time 13:41
Commercial Bank of Ceylon 68.9 - 68 68.9 0.00 0.00% 2020/12/03 Time 13:41
Commercial Bank of Ceylon 80.9 - 80.5 80.9 0.00 0.00% 2020/12/03 Time 13:41
Distilleries of Sri Lanka 21.4 - 21 21.4 0.00 0.00% 2020/12/03 Time 13:41
Ceylinco Insurance 1950 - 1950 1950 0.00 0.00% 2020/12/03 Time 13:41

Sri Lanka Bonds

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Sri Lanka 6M 4.8 - 4.75 4.8 0.00 0.00% 2020/12/04 Time 13:32
Sri Lanka 1Y 5.063 - 5.063 5.217 0.00 0.00% 2020/12/04 Time 13:32
Sri Lanka 2Y 5.833 - 5.782 5.936 0.00 0.00% 2020/12/04 Time 13:32
Sri Lanka 3Y 6.06 - 5.932 6.137 0.00 0.00% 2020/12/04 Time 13:32
Sri Lanka 6Y 6.893 - 6.893 6.893 0.00 0.00% 2020/12/04 Time 13:32

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-524.90 20 Sep -342 -1101 : -50.1 Monthly Sep/20

Bank Lending Rate

5.85 20 Oct 6.19 5.85 : 23.2 Monthly

Banks Balance Sheet

10924978.80 20 Aug 10692732 335514 : 10924979 Monthly

Building Permits

1021.00 20 Jun 2081 1021 : 4505 Quarterly

Business Confidence

45.00 20 Sep 20 20 : 136 Quarterly

CPI Transportation

119.00 20 Nov 118 89.5 : 193 Monthly

Capacity Utilization

81.00 19 Dec 81 69 : 82 Yearly

Car Registrations

3177.00 20 Jun 2929 308 : 15017 Monthly

Cash Reserve Ratio

2.00 20 Nov 2 2 : 11 Daily

Central Bank Balance Sheet

2287528.40 20 Aug 2143430 297382 : 2287528 Monthly

Changes in Inventories

-7711.60 19 Dec 591028 -7712 : 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

137.10 20 Nov 136 6.4 : 137 Monthly

Consumer Spending

10405872.40 19 Dec 10081223 2992 : 10405872 Yearly

Core Consumer Prices

140.50 20 Oct 139 47.7 : 140 Monthly

Core Inflation Rate

2.90 20 Sep 3.2 2.13 : 12.76 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 20 Nov 22501 0 : 22988 Daily Dec/20

Coronavirus Deaths

0 20 Nov 107 0 : 109 Daily Dec/20

Coronavirus Recovered

0 20 Nov 16226 0 : 17560 Daily Dec/20

Corporate Tax Rate

28.00 19 Dec 28 15 : 42 Yearly

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 38 31 : 40 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 89 52 : 97 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

0 20 Nov 118 105 : 118 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 20 Nov : Monthly 23

Currency

185.50 20 Nov 185 93.87 : 193 Daily

Current Account

-548.36 20 Jun -221 -1695 : 450 Quarterly

Current Account to GDP

-2.20 19 Dec -3.2 -19.3 : -0.4 Yearly Dec/19

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 Jun 8020446 4962105 : 8554179 Quarterly Jun/20

Employment Rate

94.30 20 Mar 95.5 91 : 96.3 Quarterly Mar/20

Export Prices

0 20 Sep 144 42.89 : 169 Monthly

Exports

1000.00 20 Sep 947 282 : 1137 Monthly

External Debt

50814.10 20 Jun 50448 37098 : 55916 Quarterly

Fiscal Expenditure

2915291.00 19 Dec 2693228 19192 : 2915291 Yearly

Food Inflation

10.30 20 Nov 10 -4.1 : 14.7 Monthly

Foreign Direct Investment

153.00 20 Mar 235 20 : 961 Quarterly

Foreign Exchange Reserves

1383168.00 20 Aug 1317527 437 : 1566324 Monthly

GDP

84.01 19 Dec 88.43 1.24 : 88.43 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-1.60 20 Mar 2 -1.6 : 16.12 Quarterly

GDP Constant Prices

2292589.00 20 Mar 2737830 1414948 : 2737830 Quarterly

GDP Deflator

151.80 19 Dec 149 100 : 197 Yearly

GDP From Agriculture

153735.00 20 Mar 185458 124301 : 186854 Quarterly

GDP From Construction

148966.00 20 Mar 173245 77176 : 190372 Quarterly

GDP From Manufacturing

399491.00 19 Sep 313145 270409 : 447545 Quarterly

GDP From Mining

51232.00 20 Mar 57700 29585 : 67204 Quarterly

GDP From Public Administration

98631.00 20 Mar 126326 82170 : 130706 Quarterly

GDP From Services

1367507.00 20 Mar 1507963 793066 : 1507963 Quarterly

GDP From Transport

232917.00 20 Mar 324434 135720 : 324434 Quarterly

GDP From Utilities

26191.00 20 Mar 25715 16596 : 26191 Quarterly

GDP Per Capita Ppp

13078.10 19 Dec 12865 3878 : 13078 Yearly

GDP per capita

4011.70 19 Dec 3946 586 : 4012 Yearly

Gold Reserves

6.70 20 Sep 6.7 3.63 : 23.1 Quarterly

Government Budget

-6.80 19 Dec -5.3 -10.2 : -5.3 Yearly

Government Budget Value

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

Government Debt

12874786.00 19 Sep 12599843 310779 : 12874786 Quarterly

Government Debt to GDP

86.80 19 Dec 83.7 16.3 : 109 Yearly Dec/19

Government Revenues

1898808.00 19 Dec 1932459 15642 : 1932459 Yearly

Government Spending

1416988.70 19 Dec 1300180 440 : 1416989 Yearly

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

4070019.60 19 Dec 3707078 357 : 4070020 Yearly

Gross National Product

14583892.00 19 Dec 13976502 4115 : 14583892 Yearly

Housing Index

861.60 20 Jun 861 124 : 862 Quarterly

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 107335 31627 : 246049 Quarterly

Import Prices

0 20 Sep 128 33.69 : 159 Monthly

Imports

1524.90 20 Sep 1289 408 : 2048 Monthly

Industrial Production

2.40 20 Jul -13.7 -48.7 : 35.2 Monthly

Inflation Rate

4.10 20 Nov 4 -0.9 : 28.3 Monthly Nov/20

Inflation Rate Mom

0.40 20 Nov 0.1 -3.51 : 5.19 Monthly

Interbank Rate

6.96 20 Nov 6.96 0.13 : 27.58 Daily

Interest Rate

4.50 20 Nov 4.5 4.5 : 10.5 Daily Nov/20

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 7307 375 : 8527 Quarterly

Labor Force Participation Rate

50.20 20 Jun 51 46.9 : 54.7 Quarterly Jun/20

Lending Rate

5.50 20 Sep 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

40.30 20 Oct 59.8 24.2 : 67.3 Monthly

Manufacturing Production

2.40 20 Jul -13.7 -48.7 : 7.8 Monthly

Military Expenditure

1710.00 18 Dec 1867 7.9 : 2054 Yearly

Minimum Wages

10000.00 19 Dec 10000 10000 : 10000 Yearly Dec/19

Money Supply M0

0 20 Jun 801184 602 : 821170 Monthly

Money Supply M1

0 20 Aug 1024589 6091 : 1058461 Monthly

Money Supply M2

7858436.00 20 Aug 7717772 11297 : 7858436 Monthly

Personal Income Tax Rate

24.00 19 Dec 24 15 : 35 Yearly

Personal Savings

21.30 19 Dec 23 13.9 : 27.2 Yearly

Population

21.90 19 Dec 21.67 9.87 : 21.9 Yearly Dec/19

Private Sector Credit

6046388.60 20 Aug 5943258 4011 : 6046389 Monthly

Producer Prices

144.60 20 Sep 144 100 : 146 Monthly

Producer Prices Change

7.00 20 Sep 7.7 -3.4 : 20.3 Monthly

Remittances

664.50 20 Aug 702 241 : 729 Monthly

Sales Tax Rate

8.00 20 Dec 8 8 : 15 Yearly

Services Pmi

41.80 20 Oct 54.3 29.8 : 66.8 Monthly

Social Security Rate

20.00 19 Dec 20 20 : 25 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Companies

12.00 19 Dec 12 12 : 17 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Employees

8.00 19 Dec 8 8 : 8 Yearly

Stock Market

6180.86 20 Nov 6181 382 : 7864 Daily

Terms of Trade

0 20 Sep 112 74.5 : 161 Monthly

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 4.05 2.91 : 7.13 Yearly

Tourism Revenues

135.00 20 Mar 391 19.3 : 475 Monthly

Tourist Arrivals

0.00 20 Oct 0 0 : 253169 Monthly

Unemployed Persons

458359.00 20 Jun 483172 282648 : 953794 Quarterly Jun/20

Unemployment Rate

5.40 20 Jun 5.7 3.7 : 16.6 Quarterly Jun/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

27.70 20 Jun 26.8 15.4 : 38.1 Quarterly Jun/20
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -524.90 -790 -830 -780 -820 -820 Sep/20
Bank Lending Rate 5.85 7.47 7.47 7.47 12.01 11.51
Banks Balance Sheet 10924978.80 10423317 10426511 10429706 10420122 10432900
Building Permits 1021.00 2700 2900 3000 2900 3000
Business Confidence 45.00 45 45 52 37 55
CPI Transportation 119.00 120 120 121 122 129
Capacity Utilization 81.00 81 81 81 81 81
Car Registrations 3177.00 3000 3300 3500 2500 3500
Cash Reserve Ratio 2.00 2 2 2 2 2
Central Bank Balance Sheet 2287528.40 2203373 2234846 2266318 2171901 2297790
Changes in Inventories -7711.60 155000 355000 355000 155000 355000
Consumer Price Index Cpi 137.10 138 138 140 139 147
Consumer Spending 10405872.40 10624396 10822107 10978195 10663918 11090474
Core Consumer Prices 140.50 140 142 144 139 145
Core Inflation Rate 2.90 3.9 3.9 4 3.5 4.1
Corporate Tax Rate 28.00 28 28 28 28 28
Currency 185.50 187 187 188 186 189
Current Account -548.36 -780 -790 -730 -750 -750
Current Account to GDP -2.20 -2.5 -2.5 -2.5 -3.5 -2.5 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 5.50 7 7 7 7 7 Jun/20
Employment Rate 94.30 94 94 95 93.5 95 Mar/20
Exports 1000.00 1000 970 970 950 1150
External Debt 50814.10 59000 57000 60000 60000 62000
Fiscal Expenditure 2915291.00 3286666 3286666 3286666 3098399 3286666
Food Inflation 10.30 3.5 3.5 5.5 6.5 5.5
Foreign Direct Investment 153.00 400 400 590 350 550
Foreign Exchange Reserves 1383168.00 1361472 1414358 1467018 1337607 1526552
GDP 84.01 88 88 88 82 88
GDP Annual Growth Rate -1.60 4 5.5 3.1 2.1 4
GDP Constant Prices 2292589.00 2795324 2384293 2418681 2835287 2948698
GDP Deflator 151.80 158 157 157 145 165
GDP From Agriculture 153735.00 189353 159884 162190 197654 205560
GDP From Construction 148966.00 176883 154925 157159 180983 188223
GDP From Manufacturing 399491.00 407880 415471 421463 368252 382982
GDP From Mining 51232.00 58912 53281 54050 60497 62917
GDP From Public Administration 98631.00 128979 102576 104056 130585 135809
GDP From Services 1367507.00 1539630 1422207 1442720 1554859 1617054
GDP From Transport 232917.00 331247 242234 245727 339072 352635
GDP From Utilities 26191.00 26255 27239 27632 25865 26900
GDP Per Capita Ppp 13078.10 13100 13100 13100 12600 13100
GDP per capita 4011.70 4100 4100 4100 3950 4100
Gold Reserves 6.70 15 15 15 10 15
Government Budget -6.80 -8 -8 -8 -8.5 -8
Government Budget Value -1016483.00 -1196929 -1196929 -1196929 -1140945 -1196929
Government Debt 12874786.00 14507063 14507063 14507063 13964155 14507063
Government Debt to GDP 86.80 89.5 89.5 89.5 92.5 89.5 Dec/19
Government Revenues 1898808.00 2296310 2296310 2296310 2163447 2296310
Government Spending 1416988.70 1446745 1473668 1494923 1375331 1430344
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 4070019.60 4155490 4232820 4293871 3921348 4078202
Gross National Product 14583892.00 14890154 15167248 15386006 14859241 15453611
Housing Index 861.60 875 865 850 873 830
Imports 1524.90 1790 1800 1750 1550 1950
Industrial Production 2.40 2.5 3.5 4.5 -1.5 3.5
Inflation Rate 4.10 3.7 3.3 3.8 4.7 4 Nov/20
Inflation Rate Mom 0.40 0.5 0.6 0.8 0.2 1
Interbank Rate 6.96 6.96 6.96 6.96 10.5 10
Interest Rate 4.50 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 Nov/20
Labor Force Participation Rate 50.20 52 52.5 53 51.5 53.5 Jun/20
Lending Rate 5.50 5.5 5.5 5.5 8.5 8
Living Wage Family 52100.00 52100 42900 42900 52100 44500
Living Wage Individual 29100.00 29100 25300 25300 29100 25300
Manufacturing PMI 40.30 53 57 60 56 55
Manufacturing Production 2.40 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3
Military Expenditure 1710.00 1800 1800 1800 1700 1800
Minimum Wages 10000.00 10000 10000 10000 10000 11000 Dec/19
Money Supply M2 7858436.00 8116423 8284414 8452404 7948433 8620394
Personal Income Tax Rate 24.00 24 24 24 24 24
Personal Savings 21.30 21.5 21.5 21.5 20.5 21.5
Population 21.90 22.36 22.36 22.36 22.13 22.36 Dec/19
Private Sector Credit 6046388.60 6052833 6112833 6183214 5994487 6227869
Producer Prices 144.60 146 145 147 150 156
Producer Prices Change 7.00 1.5 0.5 2.8 2.5 2.5
Remittances 664.50 650 650 700 550 750
Sales Tax Rate 8.00 8 8 8 15 15
Services Pmi 41.80 53 55 58 51 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 6180.86 5967 5876 5785 6061 5604
Tourism Revenues 135.00 150 200 250 90 400
Tourist Arrivals 0.00 25000 31000 42000 22000 44000
Unemployed Persons 458359.00 429000 430000 431000 425000 429000 Jun/20
Unemployment Rate 5.40 5.5 5.4 4.9 5.3 5.1 Jun/20
Wages High Skilled 57500.00 61900 62500 62500 61900 64000
Youth Unemployment Rate 27.70 22.5 22 23 24 22 Jun/20