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Sri Lanka (UK: , US: (listen); Sinhala: ශ්‍රී ලංකා Śrī Laṃkā; Tamil: இலங்கை Ilaṅkai), officially the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, is an island country in South Asia, located in the Indian Ocean to the southwest of the Bay of Bengal and to the southeast of the Arabian Sea. The island is geographically separated from the Indian subcontinent by the Gulf of Mannar and the Palk Strait. The legislative capital, Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte, is a suburb of the commercial capital and largest city, Colombo. Sri Lanka's documented history spans 3,000 years, with evidence of pre-historic human settlements dating back to 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 BC. 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.Sri Lanka was known in the west and from the beginning of British colonial rule as Ceylon (, US also ). A nationalist political movement arose in the country in the early 20th century to obtain political independence, which was granted in 1948; the country be... [More]

lkr/usd

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Live Rate
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Time 15:46:16
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Annual Fluctuation
  • Last : 10
  • High : 10
  • Low : 10
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 10
  • Time : 15:32:45
  • Yesterday :
  • Change % : -100%
  • Change : 10
  • Last : 1,475.76 (LKR)
  • High : 1,476.7
  • Low : 1,474.64
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : -
  • Time : 14 December
  • Yesterday : 1,475.76
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0
  • Last : 59.98 (LKR)
  • High : 59.98
  • Low : 59.98
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 59.98
  • Time : 13:33:16
  • Yesterday : 59.77
  • Change % : 0.35%
  • Change : 0.21
  • Last : 0.8993 (LKR)
  • High : 0.9
  • Low : 0.8993
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : -
  • Time : 14 December
  • Yesterday : 0.8993
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0

Sri Lanka Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
LKR/ZAR Ask 0.0801 - 0.0801 0.0801 0.00 0.00% 2019/12/14 Time 15:07
LKR/GBP Ask 0.0041 - 0.0041 0.0041 0.00 0.00% 2019/12/14 Time 15:07
MXN/LKR Ask 9.5326 - 9.5093 9.5326 0.00 0.00% 2019/12/14 Time 1:42
NOK/LKR Ask 20.05 - 20.04 20.05 0.00 0.00% 2019/12/14 Time 1:42
NZD/LKR Ask 119.52 - 119.38 119.52 0.00 0.00% 2019/12/14 Time 1:42

Sri Lanka Indices

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
CSE All-Share 6089.67 - 6089.3 6108.1 0.00 0.00% 2019/12/13 Time 13:02

Sri Lanka Stocks

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Balangoda Plantations 11.8 - 11.8 11.8 0.60 5.08% 2019/12/15 Time 3:01
ACME Printing & Packaging 5 - 5 5 0.10 2.04% 2019/12/15 Time 3:01
Serendib Engineering 6.7 - 6.7 6.7 0.20 3.08% 2019/12/15 Time 3:01
Blue Diamonds Jewellery 0.7 - 0.7 0.7 0.10 14.29% 2019/12/15 Time 3:01
Singhe Hospitals Ltd 1.6 - 1.6 1.6 0.10 6.67% 2019/12/15 Time 3:01

Sri Lanka Bonds

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Sri Lanka 5Y 10.09 - 10.09 10.143 0.00 0.00% 2019/12/13 Time 15:32
Sri Lanka 6Y 10.227 - 10.227 10.359 0.00 0.00% 2019/12/13 Time 15:32
Sri Lanka 7Y 10.332 - 10.332 10.384 0.00 0.00% 2019/12/13 Time 15:32
Sri Lanka 9Y 10.433 - 10.433 10.512 0.00 0.00% 2019/12/13 Time 15:32
Sri Lanka 6M 8 - 7.8 8 0.00 0.00% 2019/12/13 Time 15:02

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-758.00 19 Sep -540 -1101 : -50.1 Monthly USD Million

Bank Lending Rate

10.44 19 Oct 10.49 6 : 23.2 Monthly %

Banks Balance Sheet

9439841.80 19 Jul 9356583 335514 : 9439842 Monthly LKR Million

Building Permits

3007.00 18 Dec 3167 1638 : 4505 Quarterly

Business Confidence

63.00 19 Jun 74 61 : 136 Quarterly points

CPI Transportation

114.80 19 Nov 114 89.5 : 193 Monthly

Capacity Utilization

0 18 Dec 81 69 : 82 Yearly %

Car Registrations

3499.00 19 Oct 3321 308 : 15017 Monthly

Cash Reserve Ratio

0 19 Dec 5 5 : 11 Daily %

Central Bank Balance Sheet

2029774.60 19 Jul 2140525 297382 : 2140525 Monthly LKR Million

Changes in Inventories

313742.80 18 Dec 1217426 313743 : 1217426 Yearly LKR Million

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 56 3.84 : 57.11 Yearly Points

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 85 52 : 85 Yearly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

131.70 19 Nov 131 6.4 : 132 Monthly points

Consumer Spending

10081222.90 18 Dec 8262817 2992 : 10081223 Yearly LKR Million

Core Consumer Prices

135.50 19 Nov 135 47.7 : 136 Monthly points

Core Inflation Rate

5.10 19 Nov 5.5 2.13 : 12.76 Monthly %

Corporate Tax Rate

28.00 18 Dec 28 15 : 42 Yearly %

Corruption Index

0 18 Dec 38 31 : 40 Yearly Points

Corruption Rank

0 18 Dec 91 52 : 97 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

0 19 Nov 115 105 : 116 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 19 Dec : Monthly

Currency

181.00 19 Dec 181 93.87 : 183 Daily

Current Account

-672.57 19 Jun 447 -1695 : 447 Quarterly USD Million

Current Account to GDP

-3.00 18 Dec -2.6 -19.3 : -0.4 Yearly %

Deposit Interest Rate

7.00 19 Nov 7 6 : 20 Monthly %

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 100 83 : 113 Yearly

Employed Persons

0 19 Jun 8182970 4962105 : 8554179 Quarterly

Employment Rate

95.10 19 Jun 95.3 91 : 96.3 Quarterly %

Export Prices

0 19 Sep 156 42.89 : 169 Monthly points

Exports

952.00 19 Sep 1033 305 : 1137 Monthly USD Million

External Debt

55469.49 19 Jun 54222 37098 : 55469 Quarterly USD Million

Fiscal Expenditure

0 18 Dec 2573056 19192 : 2693228 Yearly LKR Million

Food Inflation

4.60 19 Nov 6.8 -4.1 : 14.4 Monthly %

Foreign Direct Investment

230.00 19 Jun 110 20 : 961 Quarterly USD Million

Foreign Exchange Reserves

1389064.00 19 Sep 1540437 437 : 1566324 Monthly LKR Million

GDP

88.90 18 Dec 88.02 1.24 : 88.9 Yearly USD Billion

GDP Annual Growth Rate

1.60 19 Jun 3.7 0.5 : 16.12 Quarterly %

GDP Constant Prices

2315995.00 19 Jun 2326273 1414948 : 2680362 Quarterly LKR Million

GDP Deflator

0 18 Dec 144 100 : 197 Yearly points

GDP From Agriculture

163752.00 19 Jun 162364 124301 : 186854 Quarterly LKR Million

GDP From Construction

166688.00 19 Jun 177851 77176 : 190372 Quarterly LKR Million

GDP From Manufacturing

313145.00 19 Jun 447545 270409 : 447545 Quarterly LKR Million

GDP From Mining

55454.00 19 Jun 62670 29585 : 67204 Quarterly LKR Million

GDP From Public Administration

102798.00 19 Jun 97321 82170 : 130706 Quarterly LKR Million

GDP From Services

1408279.00 19 Jun 1335470 793066 : 1469899 Quarterly LKR Million

GDP From Transport

211106.00 19 Jun 232601 135720 : 320545 Quarterly LKR Million

GDP From Utilities

25765.00 19 Jun 25028 16596 : 25765 Quarterly LKR Million

GDP Per Capita Ppp

11955.50 18 Dec 11706 3613 : 11956 Yearly USD

GDP per capita

3936.50 18 Dec 3854 586 : 3936 Yearly USD

Gold Reserves

19.66 19 Dec 19.89 3.63 : 23.1 Quarterly Tonnes

Government Budget

-5.30 18 Dec -5.5 -10.2 : -5.3 Yearly %

Government Budget Value

0 18 Dec -733494 -829502 : -10483 Yearly LKR Million

Government Debt

12599843.00 19 Jun 12271315 310779 : 12599843 Quarterly LKR Million

Government Debt to GDP

82.90 18 Dec 76.9 16.3 : 109 Yearly %

Government Revenues

0 18 Dec 1839562 15642 : 1932459 Yearly LKR Million

Government Spending

1300180.20 18 Dec 1130674 440 : 1300180 Yearly LKR Million

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

3707078.50 18 Dec 3502124 357 : 3707078 Yearly LKR Million

Gross National Product

14047307.00 18 Dec 13060619 4115 : 14047307 Yearly LKR Million

Housing Index

827.80 19 Mar 811 124 : 828 Quarterly points

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 107335 31627 : 246049 Quarterly IP

Import Prices

0 19 Sep 145 33.69 : 159 Monthly points

Imports

1711.00 19 Sep 1574 408 : 2048 Monthly USD Million

Industrial Production

0.50 19 Sep 2.5 -11.4 : 35.2 Monthly %

Inflation Rate

4.40 19 Nov 5.4 -0.9 : 28.3 Monthly %

Inflation Rate Mom

0.30 19 Nov 0.2 -3.51 : 5.19 Monthly %

Interbank Rate

8.46 19 Dec 8.46 0.13 : 27.58 Daily %

Interest Rate

7.00 19 Nov 7 6 : 10.5 Daily %

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 7307 375 : 8527 Quarterly KBps

Labor Force Participation Rate

52.60 19 Jun 52.6 46.9 : 54.7 Quarterly %

Lending Rate

8.00 19 Dec 8 7.5 : 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

57.60 19 Oct 54.7 41 : 67.3 Monthly points

Manufacturing Production

0.50 19 Sep 2.5 -3 : 7.8 Monthly %

Military Expenditure

0 18 Dec 1867 7.9 : 2054 Yearly

Minimum Wages

10000.00 17 Dec 10000 10000 : 10000 Yearly LKR/Month

Money Supply M0

0 19 Jul 621555 602 : 687638 Monthly LKR Million

Money Supply M1

0 19 Sep 818128 6091 : 853568 Monthly LKR Million

Money Supply M2

6761262.50 19 Sep 6733743 11297 : 6761262 Monthly LKR Million

Personal Income Tax Rate

16.00 18 Dec 16 15 : 35 Yearly %

Personal Savings

21.20 18 Dec 15.2 13.9 : 27.2 Yearly %

Population

21.67 18 Dec 21.44 9.87 : 21.67 Yearly Million

Private Sector Credit

5705053.60 19 Sep 5666626 4011 : 5705054 Monthly LKR Million

Producer Prices

133.90 19 Sep 134 100 : 138 Monthly points

Producer Prices Change

3.70 19 Sep 1 -3.4 : 20.3 Monthly %

Remittances

518.20 19 Aug 626 241 : 729 Monthly USD Million

Sales Tax Rate

8.00 19 Dec 15 8 : 15 Yearly %

Services Pmi

56.90 19 Oct 52.7 44.7 : 66.8 Monthly points

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

6089.67 19 Dec 6100 382 : 7864 Daily

Terms of Trade

0 19 Sep 108 74.5 : 161 Monthly points

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 4.05 2.91 : 7.13 Yearly

Tourism Revenues

269.50 19 Aug 217 19.3 : 475 Monthly USD Million

Tourist Arrivals

176984.00 19 Nov 118743 5536 : 253169 Monthly

Unemployed Persons

420231.00 19 Jun 399784 282648 : 953794 Quarterly

Unemployment Rate

0 19 Jun 4.7 3.7 : 16.6 Quarterly %

Wages High Skilled

57500.00 18 Dec 60800 52900 : 60800 yearly

Wages Low Skilled

21500.00 18 Dec 23500 21500 : 23500 yearly

Youth Unemployment Rate

20.00 19 Jun 21.6 15.4 : 38.1 Quarterly %
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -758.00 -910 -910 -500 -910 -820 USD Million
Bank Lending Rate 10.44 12.01 10.39 10.39 12.51 12.01 %
Banks Balance Sheet 9439841.80 9450000 9470000 9480000 9420000 9600000 LKR Million
Building Permits 3007.00 2750 2200 2600 2720 2940
Business Confidence 63.00 75 78 80 73 88 points
CPI Transportation 114.80 114 113 119 116 122
Car Registrations 3499.00 4500 3000 5500 3380 5690
Central Bank Balance Sheet 2029774.60 2310000 2280000 2320000 2270000 2350000 LKR Million
Changes in Inventories 313742.80 1220000 1220000 1220000 1170000 1220000 LKR Million
Consumer Price Index Cpi 131.70 133 132 136 132 139 points
Consumer Spending 10081222.90 10363497 10434066 10393741 10333253 10663918 LKR Million
Core Consumer Prices 135.50 137 138 140 134 139 points
Core Inflation Rate 5.10 4 4 3.5 4.8 4.1 %
Corporate Tax Rate 28.00 28 28 28 28 28 %
Currency 181.00 182 182 183 181 184
Current Account -672.57 -650 -900 -850 -1090 -810 USD Million
Current Account to GDP -3.00 -2.5 -2.5 -2.5 -2.7 -2.5 %
Deposit Interest Rate 7.00 7 7 7 7 7 %
Employment Rate 95.10 95.5 95.5 95.5 95.5 95.9 %
Exports 952.00 1210 1190 1250 1090 1280 USD Million
External Debt 55469.49 56900 57500 58000 56500 60000 USD Million
Food Inflation 4.60 4.5 4.5 4.5 3.3 6.9 %
Foreign Direct Investment 230.00 710 710 710 710 820 USD Million
Foreign Exchange Reserves 1389064.00 1610000 1610000 166000 1580000 1720000 LKR Million
GDP 88.90 96.1 96.1 96.1 94.8 96.1 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.60 3.5 3.1 3.9 2.8 3.8 %
GDP Constant Prices 2315995.00 2755412 2407693 2387791 2747371 2835287 LKR Million
GDP From Agriculture 163752.00 192086 168047 168828 191525 197654 LKR Million
GDP From Construction 166688.00 175885 184076 171855 175371 180983 LKR Million
GDP From Manufacturing 313145.00 357878 463209 322852 356833 368252 LKR Million
GDP From Mining 55454.00 58792 64863 57173 58621 60497 LKR Million
GDP From Public Administration 102798.00 126907 100727 105985 126536 130585 LKR Million
GDP From Services 1408279.00 1511056 1382211 1451936 1506646 1554859 LKR Million
GDP From Transport 211106.00 329520 240742 217650 328559 339072 LKR Million
GDP From Utilities 25765.00 25137 25904 26564 25063 25865 LKR Million
GDP Per Capita Ppp 11955.50 12303 12303 12303 12150 12303 USD
GDP per capita 3936.50 4350 4350 4350 4230 4350 USD
Gold Reserves 19.66 22.3 22.3 22.3 22.3 22.4 Tonnes
Government Budget -5.30 -6.3 -6.3 -6.3 -5.9 -6.3 %
Government Debt 12599843.00 11600000 11600000 11600000 11600000 12200000 LKR Million
Government Debt to GDP 82.90 72 72 72 75 72 %
Government Spending 1300180.20 1336585 1345687 1340486 1332685 1375331 LKR Million
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 3707078.50 3810877 3836826 3821998 3799755 3921348 LKR Million
Gross National Product 14047307.00 14440632 14538963 14482774 14398490 14859241 LKR Million
Housing Index 827.80 855 855 860 861 873 points
Imports 1711.00 2050 1690 1700 1610 1890 USD Million
Industrial Production 0.50 2.5 2.5 2.5 1.3 3.1 %
Inflation Rate 4.40 4.4 4.6 4.7 4.6 4.7 %
Inflation Rate Mom 0.30 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.9 1.2 %
Interbank Rate 8.46 10.5 7.85 7.85 11 10.5 %
Interest Rate 7.00 6.5 6.5 6.5 7 6.5 %
Labor Force Participation Rate 52.60 53.8 53.8 53.8 53.8 51.9 %
Lending Rate 8.00 8.5 7.5 7.5 9 8.5 %
Living Wage Family 52100.00 52100 52100 52100 52100 42900
Living Wage Individual 29100.00 29100 29100 29100 29100 25300
Manufacturing PMI 57.60 56 56 53 55.7 55.9 points
Manufacturing Production 0.50 0.8 0.6 0.5 2 1.3 %
Minimum Wages 10000.00 10000 10000 10000 10000 10000 LKR/Month
Money Supply M2 6761262.50 6270000 6270000 6270000 6270000 6400000 LKR Million
Personal Income Tax Rate 16.00 17 17 17 17 17 %
Personal Savings 21.20 23.6 23.6 23.6 23.6 23.6 %
Population 21.67 21.9 21.9 21.9 21.78 21.9 Million
Private Sector Credit 5705053.60 5720000 5720000 5750000 5720000 5800000 LKR Million
Producer Prices 133.90 140 138 137 138 141 points
Producer Prices Change 3.70 1 1.5 1.9 0.1 2.5 %
Remittances 518.20 620 580 600 600 750 USD Million
Sales Tax Rate 8.00 15 15 15 15 15 %
Services Pmi 56.90 53.5 53.5 53 54.1 56.9 points
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 6089.67 6125 6082 6040 6168 5955
Tourism Revenues 269.50 260 200 250 290 320 USD Million
Tourist Arrivals 176984.00 195000 83000 130000 210000 220000
Unemployed Persons 420231.00 395000 395000 365000 385000 349000
Wages High Skilled 57500.00 61900 61900 61900 61900 62500
Wages Low Skilled 21500.00 25800 25800 25800 25800 26200
Youth Unemployment Rate 20.00 21 21 21 21.5 20.9 %