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Sri Lanka at a Glance

Demographics

The population of Sri Lanka is roughly 21.7 million with annual population growth rate of 1.14%

Geography

  • Coordinates: 7°N 81°E
  • Area: 65,612 sq km
  • Coastline: 1340 km
  • Largest City: Colombo

An island southeast of the Indian subcontinent, Sri Lanka is strategically located close to major shipping lanes.

Education

Literacy rate

Youth literacy rate

Health

Life Expectancy (Years)

Male

Female

Transport

Km of paved roads

Tourist

Fastest growing cities

Travel

Top country to travel lonely planet

Economic Indicators

GDP Rate

2021 Q2

CSE Performance ASPI

18 October 2021

Inflation

29 July 2021

Month

Point to Point

Annual Average

Exchange Rate  

(18 October 2021)
CurrencyBuyingSelling
USD0LKR0LKR
GBP0LKR0LKR
Month / YearAmount/Rs Bn
Government Revenue2021 Jan-April482.3
Government Expenditure2021 Jan-April1002.8
Fiscal Deficit2021 Jan-April520.6