Inflation ( CCPI)1.5% (April 2024)
GDP4.5% (4Q 2023)
Unemployment4.3% (4Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate8.76%
12M T-Bill Rate9.29%
2Y T-Bond Rate10.00%/ 10.05%
4Y T-Bond Rate10.70% / 10.80%
USD/LKR299/300
Reserves $5.438Bn (April 2024)
Cum. Trade Deficit $1,229 Mn (March 2024 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 2,320 Bn (Dec 2023)

COVID19 Test Positivity hit over 10 percent as testing fell below 20,000 a day

HealthMay 3, 2021
COVID19 Test Positivity hit over 10 percent as testing fell below 20,000 a day
Sri Lanka is experiencing a sharp increment of the positive cases, an all-time high for a single day yesturday with 1,891 cases while PCR testing has fallen to 18,584. This has resulted in an increase of the test positivity to 10.20% and a seven-day moving average also rise to 7.1%

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