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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 (formerly known as Ceylon), 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 peri... [More]
  • Last : 4,571.63
  • High : 4,747.71
  • Low : 4,562.95
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : -
  • Time : 10:30:48
  • Yesterday : 4,571.63
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0
  • Last : 196 (LKR)
  • High : 196.5
  • Low : 195
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.5
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.26%
  • Open : 196.5
  • Time : 14:43:08
  • Yesterday : 195
  • Change % : 0.51%
  • Change : 1
  • Last : 2.6374 (LKR)
  • High : 2.672
  • Low : 2.633
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : -
  • Time : 19:01:23
  • Yesterday : 2.6374
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0
  • Last : 8.315 (LKR)
  • High : 8.367
  • Low : 8.315
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.05
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0%
  • Open : 8.367
  • Time : 11:31:51
  • Yesterday : 8.419
  • Change % : 1.25%
  • Change : 0.104

Sri Lanka Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
USD/LKR Ask 196 196.5 195 196.5 1.00 0.51% 2021/03/02 Time 14:43
EUR/LKR Ask 234 - 234 234 1.22 0.52% 2021/03/02 Time 8:21
GBP/LKR Ask 270.92 - 270.92 270.92 0.00 0.00% 2021/03/01 Time 18:21
ZAR/LKR Ask 13.005 - 13.005 13.005 0.00 0.00% 2021/03/01 Time 18:21
LKR/ZAR Ask 0.0769 - 0.0769 0.0769 0.00 0.00% 2021/03/01 Time 18:21

Sri Lanka Indices

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
S&P Sri Lanka 20 2964.3 - 2964.3 2964.3 2.33 0.08% 2021/03/02 Time 17:02
CSE All-Share 7343.38 7341.93 7336.22 7401.75 94.75 1.29% 2021/03/02 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
B P P L 13.9 - 13.9 13.9 0.20 1.44% 2021/03/02 Time 14:09
Commercial Bank of Ceylon 81 81.8 81 81.8 0.70 0.86% 2021/03/02 Time 13:07
Commercial Bank of Ceylon 87 87.8 87 87.8 1.40 1.61% 2021/03/02 Time 13:07
Hatton National Bank 131 132 131 132 2.00 1.53% 2021/03/02 Time 13:07
Hatton National Bank 102 - 102 102 2.00 1.96% 2021/03/02 Time 13:07

Sri Lanka Bonds

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Sri Lanka 3M 5 - 5 5 0.05 1.01% 2021/03/02 Time 14:31
Sri Lanka 6M 5.05 5 5 5.05 0.05 1.00% 2021/03/02 Time 14:31
Sri Lanka 1Y 5.124 - 5.124 5.124 0.05 0.99% 2021/03/02 Time 14:31
Sri Lanka 2Y 5.883 5.857 5.78 5.883 0.00 0.00% 2021/03/02 Time 14:31
Sri Lanka 3Y 6.45 6.372 6.347 6.45 0.05 0.81% 2021/03/02 Time 14:31

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-562.10 20 Dec -386 -1101 : -50.1 Monthly Dec/20

Bank Lending Rate

5.90 21 Jan 5.81 5.81 : 23.2 Monthly

Banks Balance Sheet

11117336.00 20 Sep 10924979 335514 : 11117336 Monthly

Building Permits

1021.00 20 Jun 2081 1021 : 4505 Quarterly

Business Confidence

82.00 21 Mar 57 20 : 136 Quarterly

CPI Transportation

121.70 21 Feb 121 89.5 : 193 Monthly

Capacity Utilization

81.00 19 Dec 81 69 : 82 Yearly

Car Registrations

1041.00 20 Sep 1611 308 : 15017 Monthly

Cash Reserve Ratio

2.00 21 Feb 2 2 : 11 Daily

Central Bank Balance Sheet

2599304.00 20 Sep 2287528 297382 : 2599304 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

139.10 21 Feb 139 6.4 : 139 Monthly

Consumer Spending

10405872.40 19 Dec 10081223 2992 : 10405872 Yearly

Core Consumer Prices

141.00 21 Jan 140 47.7 : 141 Monthly

Core Inflation Rate

2.70 21 Jan 3.5 2.13 : 12.76 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 21 Mar 82890 0 : 83242 Daily Mar/21

Coronavirus Deaths

0 21 Mar 464 0 : 471 Daily Mar/21

Coronavirus Recovered

0 21 Mar 77625 0 : 79422 Daily Mar/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 Feb 118 105 : 118 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 21 Feb : Monthly 21

Currency

195.00 21 Mar 194 93.87 : 198 Daily

Current Account

240.06 20 Sep -576 -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

94.60 21 Dec 94.3 91 : 96.3 Quarterly Dec/21

Export Prices

0 20 Dec 144 42.89 : 169 Monthly

Exports

964.50 20 Dec 819 282 : 1137 Monthly

External Debt

51617.77 20 Sep 50814 37098 : 55916 Quarterly

Fiscal Expenditure

2915291.00 19 Dec 2693228 19192 : 2915291 Yearly

Food Inflation

7.90 21 Feb 6.8 -4.1 : 14.7 Monthly

Foreign Direct Investment

103.00 20 Sep 126 20 : 961 Quarterly

Foreign Exchange Reserves

1056025.00 20 Dec 1027503 437 : 1566324 Monthly

GDP

84.01 19 Dec 88.43 1.24 : 88.43 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

1.50 20 Sep -16.3 -16.3 : 16.12 Quarterly

GDP Constant Prices

2336176.00 20 Sep 1816580 1414948 : 2737830 Quarterly

GDP Deflator

151.80 19 Dec 149 100 : 197 Yearly

GDP From Agriculture

181094.00 20 Sep 156237 124301 : 186854 Quarterly

GDP From Construction

151828.00 20 Sep 115925 77176 : 190372 Quarterly

GDP From Manufacturing

399491.00 19 Sep 313145 270409 : 447545 Quarterly

GDP From Mining

52138.00 20 Sep 39767 29585 : 67204 Quarterly

GDP From Public Administration

112139.00 20 Sep 104589 82170 : 130706 Quarterly

GDP From Services

1483511.00 20 Sep 1212730 793066 : 1507963 Quarterly

GDP From Transport

285037.00 20 Sep 133772 133772 : 324434 Quarterly

GDP From Utilities

27059.00 20 Sep 23859 16596 : 27059 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 Dec 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

865.10 20 Sep 862 124 : 865 Quarterly

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 107335 31627 : 246049 Quarterly

Import Prices

0 20 Dec 137 33.69 : 159 Monthly

Imports

1526.60 20 Dec 1205 408 : 2048 Monthly

Industrial Production

-1.70 20 Nov -3.5 -48.7 : 35.2 Monthly

Inflation Rate

3.30 21 Feb 3 -0.9 : 28.3 Monthly Feb/21

Inflation Rate Mom

0.30 21 Feb 0.5 -3.51 : 5.19 Monthly

Interbank Rate

6.96 21 Mar 6.96 0.13 : 27.58 Daily

Interest Rate

4.50 21 Jan 4.5 4.5 : 10.5 Daily Jan/21

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 21 Feb 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

60.20 21 Jan 61.2 24.2 : 67.3 Monthly

Manufacturing Production

2.00 20 Dec -1.7 -48.7 : 7.8 Monthly

Military Expenditure

1710.00 18 Dec 1867 7.9 : 2054 Yearly

Minimum Wages

10000.00 21 Dec 10000 10000 : 10000 Yearly Dec/21

Money Supply M0

0 20 Sep 767991 602 : 821170 Monthly

Money Supply M1

0 20 Dec 1094981 6091 : 1177150 Monthly

Money Supply M2

8495788.00 20 Dec 8264614 11297 : 8495788 Monthly

Personal Income Tax Rate

24.00 21 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

6332390.50 20 Dec 6265113 4011 : 7058162 Monthly

Producer Prices

147.70 20 Dec 146 100 : 148 Monthly

Producer Prices Change

3.60 20 Dec 5.1 -3.4 : 20.3 Monthly

Remittances

611.70 20 Nov 631 241 : 729 Monthly

Sales Tax Rate

8.00 20 Dec 8 8 : 15 Yearly

Services Pmi

56.20 21 Jan 55.6 29.8 : 66.8 Monthly

Social Security Rate

20.00 20 Dec 20 20 : 25 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Companies

12.00 20 Dec 12 12 : 17 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Employees

8.00 20 Dec 8 8 : 8 Yearly

Stock Market

7456.54 21 Mar 7438 382 : 9026 Daily

Terms of Trade

0 20 Dec 105 74.5 : 161 Monthly

Terrorism Index

0 19 Dec 3.57 2.91 : 7.13 Yearly

Tourism Revenues

134.50 20 Mar 391 19.3 : 475 Monthly

Tourist Arrivals

1682.00 21 Jan 393 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 -562.10 -790 -830 -820 -820 -820 Dec/20
Bank Lending Rate 5.90 5.83 5.83 5.83 5.83 5.83
Banks Balance Sheet 11117336.00 10426511 10429706 10432900 10423317 10445677
Building Permits 1021.00 2900 3000 3000 2700 3500
Business Confidence 82.00 45 52 55 45 68
CPI Transportation 121.70 121 122 126 121 132
Capacity Utilization 81.00 81 81 81 81 81
Car Registrations 1041.00 3300 3500 3500 3000 4000
Cash Reserve Ratio 2.00 2 2 2 2 2
Central Bank Balance Sheet 2599304.00 2234846 2266318 2297790 2203373 2423679
Changes in Inventories -7711.60 155000 355000 355000 155000 456000
Consumer Price Index Cpi 139.10 141 141 144 139 150
Consumer Spending 10405872.40 10822107 11706606 11090474 10624396 11049372
Core Consumer Prices 141.00 140 142 145 139 145
Core Inflation Rate 2.70 3.9 4 4 3.9 4.5
Corporate Tax Rate 24.00 28 28 28 28 28
Currency 195.00 196 197 197 196 198
Current Account 240.06 -790 -730 -750 -780 -750
Current Account to GDP -2.20 -2.5 -2.5 -2.5 -2.5 -2.2 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 5.50 7 7 7 7 7 Jun/20
Employment Rate 94.60 94 95 95 94 96 Dec/21
Exports 964.50 970 970 1150 1000 1150
External Debt 51617.77 57000 60000 62000 59000 62000
Fiscal Expenditure 2915291.00 3286666 3286666 3286666 3286666 3474933
Food Inflation 7.90 3.5 5.5 5.5 3.5 6
Foreign Direct Investment 103.00 400 590 590 400 700
Foreign Exchange Reserves 1056025.00 1414358 1467018 1526552 1361472 1605930
GDP 84.01 88 88 88 88 97
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.50 12.5 2.1 4 4 4.5
GDP Constant Prices 2336176.00 2384293 2043653 2948698 2795324 2907137
GDP Deflator 151.80 158 158 158 158 165
GDP From Agriculture 181094.00 159884 175767 205560 189353 196927
GDP From Construction 151828.00 154925 130416 188223 176883 183958
GDP From Manufacturing 399491.00 415471 449427 382982 407880 424196
GDP From Mining 52138.00 53281 44738 62917 58912 61268
GDP From Public Administration 112139.00 102576 117663 135809 128979 134138
GDP From Services 1483511.00 1422207 1364321 1617054 1539630 1601215
GDP From Transport 285037.00 242234 150494 352635 331247 344497
GDP From Utilities 27059.00 27239 26841 26900 26255 27305
GDP Per Capita Ppp 13078.10 13100 13100 13100 13100 13300
GDP per capita 4011.70 4100 4100 4100 4100 4300
Gold Reserves 6.70 15 15 15 15 20
Government Budget -6.80 -8 -8 -8 -8 -6
Government Budget Value -1016483.00 -1196929 -1196929 -1196929 -1196929 -1252927
Government Debt 12874786.00 14507063 14507063 14507063 14507063 15592881
Government Debt to GDP 86.80 93 93 93 93 93 Dec/19
Government Revenues 1898808.00 2296310 2296310 2296310 2296310 2429173
Government Spending 1416988.70 1473668 1594112 1430344 1446745 1504615
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 4070019.60 4232820 4578772 4078202 4155490 4321710
Gross National Product 14583892.00 15167248 16406879 15453611 14890154 15485760
Housing Index 865.10 865 850 830 875 840
Imports 1526.60 1800 1750 1950 1790 1950
Industrial Production -1.70 3.5 4.5 3.5 2.5 4.5
Inflation Rate 3.30 3.9 3.8 4 4.1 4.5 Feb/21
Inflation Rate Mom 0.30 0.6 0.8 1 0.5 1
Interbank Rate 6.96 6.96 6.96 6.96 6.96 6.96
Interest Rate 4.50 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 Jan/21
Labor Force Participation Rate 50.20 52.5 53 53.5 52 53.5 Jun/20
Lending Rate 5.50 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5
Living Wage Family 52100.00 52100 42900 42900 52100 44500
Living Wage Individual 29100.00 29100 25300 25300 29100 25300
Manufacturing PMI 60.20 57 60 55 59 55
Manufacturing Production 2.00 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3
Military Expenditure 1710.00 1800 1800 1800 1800 1800
Minimum Wages 10000.00 10000 10000 11000 10000 11000 Dec/21
Money Supply M2 8495788.00 8284414 8452404 8620394 8116423 9180362
Personal Income Tax Rate 24.00 24 24 24 24 24
Personal Savings 21.30 21.5 21.5 21.5 21.5 22.5
Population 21.90 22.36 22.36 22.36 22.36 22.59 Dec/19
Private Sector Credit 6332390.50 6112833 6183214 6227869 6052833 6461877
Producer Prices 147.70 147 149 150 145 154
Producer Prices Change 3.60 0.5 2.8 2.8 1.5 3
Remittances 611.70 650 700 700 650 750
Sales Tax Rate 8.00 8 8 15 15 15
Services Pmi 56.20 55 58 57 55 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 7456.54 7228 7117 7008 7342 6788
Tourism Revenues 134.50 200 250 400 150 500
Tourist Arrivals 1682.00 31000 42000 44000 25000 250000
Unemployed Persons 458359.00 430000 431000 429000 429000 429000 Jun/20
Unemployment Rate 5.40 5.4 4.9 5.1 5.5 5.1 Jun/20
Wages High Skilled 57500.00 61900 62500 62500 61900 64000
Youth Unemployment Rate 27.70 22 23 22 22.5 21 Jun/20