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SRI LANKA AT A GLANCE 2015 - 2017

Last Update on 6th July 2018
  2015 2016 2017 (a)
GDP
GDP at Market Prices (Rs.Bn.) 10,951 11,907 13,289
GDP at Market Prices (US$ Bn.) 80.6 81.8 87.2
Per Capita GDP at Market Prices (Rs.) 522,304 561,560 619,729
Per Capita GDP at Market Prices (US$) 3,842 3,857 4,065
GDP (Growth %) 5.0 4.5 3.1
GNP (Growth %) 4.8 4.3 3.1
Inflation - GDP Implicit Price Deflator (%) 2010=100 0.6 4.1 8.2
Inflation - CCPI (%) 2013=100 (Annual Average) 2.2 4.0 6.6
Unemployment (%) 4.7 4.4 4.2
Labour Force Participation Rate (%) 53.8 53.8 54.1
TOTAL GOVERNMENT DEBT(Rs.Bn) 8,503 9,387 10,313
Total Government Debt (Percent of GDP) 77.7 78.8 77.6
Domestic (Percent of GDP) 45.3 44.9 42.1
Foreign (Percent of GDP) 32.4 34.0 35.5
Total Debt Service (Percent of GDP) 12.0 11.4 12.1
PROVINCIAL BUDGET
Revenue (Rs. Bn) 66.1 79.3 86.3
Tax Revenue (Rs. Bn) 59.5 69.6 76.0
Expenditure (Rs. Bn) 267.7 273.6 286.0
Central Government Transfers (Rs. Bn) 201.6 196.5 200.9
STRUCTURE OF THE ECONOMY
Share of GDP (%)
Agriculture 7.7 7.1 6.9
Industry 26.2 26.6 26.8
Services 56.6 56.7 56.8
Tax - Subsidier 9.5 9.6 9.5
Sectoral Growth (%)
Agriculture 4.7 -3.8 -0.8
Industry 2.2 5.8 3.9
Services 6.0 4.7 3.2

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