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SRI LANKA AT A GLANCE

Last Update on 6th July 2017
  2010 2014 2015 2016
GDP
GDP at Market Prices (Rs.Bn.) 6,414 9,785 11,183 11,839
GDP at Market Prices (US$ Bn.) 56.7 74.9 82.3 81.3
Per Capita GDP at Market Prices (Rs.) 310,214 473,261 533,398 558,363
Per Capita GDP at Market Prices (US$) 2,744 3,625 3,925 3,835
GDP (Growth %) 8.0(a) 7.4 4.8 4.4
GNP (Growth %) 7.9(a) 7.5 4.8 4.1
Inflation - GDP Implicit Price Deflator (%) 2010=100 7.3(a) 5.1 2.1 3.6
Inflation - CCPI (%) (Annual Average) 6.2 6.2 0.9 3.7
Unemployment (%) 4.9 4.3 4.6 4.4
Labour Force Participation Rate (%) 48.1 53.3 53.8 53.8
GOVERNMENT DEBT
TOTAL GOVERNMENT DEBT (Rs. Bn) 4,590 7,391 8,503 9,387
Total Government Debt (Percent of GDP) 71.6 75.5 76.0 79.3
Domestic (Percent of GDP) 40.0 43.7 44.3 45.1
Foreign (Percent of GDP) 31.6 31.8 31.7 34.2
Total Debt Service (Percent of GDP) 14.6 11.0 11.8 11.4
PROVINCIAL BUDGET
Revenue (Rs. Bn) 36.8 58.6 66.1 77.1
Tax Revenue (Rs. Bn) 31.0 52.1 59.5 69.3
Expenditure (Rs. Bn) 145.5 213.0 267.7 273.6
Central Government Transfers (Rs. Bn) 107.0 154.4 201.6 196.5
STRUCTURE OF THE ECONOMY
Share of GDP (%)
Agriculture 8.5 9.9 9.9 7.1
Industry 26.6 33.8 26.2 26.8
Services 54.6 56.3 56.6 56.6
Taxes - Subsidier 10.2 - 9.3 9.6
Sectoral Growth (%)
Agriculture 7.0(a) 0.3 5.5 -4.2
Industry 8.4(a) 11.4 3 6.7
Services 8.0(a) 6.5 5.3 4.2

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