Home
Budget highlights
Srilanka at a glance
MoF links

Press Release

ජනතා සේවය අඩපණ කරන්න එපා, අර්ථසාධක අරමුදලෙන් බදු අය කිරීමේ අදහසක් නැහැ, අනවශ්‍ය වියදම්, නාස්තිය, දූෂණය අවම කරන්න, ජනතාවට බරක් නොවී අරපිරිමැස්මෙන් කටයුතු කරන්න.

Investing in Sri Lanka

Budget Highlights

Feedback

Investing in Sri Lanka

Budget Highlights

Feedback

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

2020 Q4

CSE Performance ASPI

27 July 2021

Inflation

CCPI%

Month

Point to Point

Annual Average

Exchange Rate  

(27 July 2021)
CurrencyBuyingSelling
USD0LKR0LKR
GBP0LKR0LKR
Month / YearAmount/Rs Bn
Government Revenue2020 Jan-Sep1,031
Government Expenditure2020 Jan-Sep2,185
Fiscal Deficit2020 Jan-Sep-1,154