Inflation ( CCPI)6.4% (Jan 2024)
GDP1.6% (3Q 2023)
Unemployment5.2% (2Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate9.79%
12M T-Bill Rate10.02%
2Y T-Bond Rate11.05%/ 11.10%
4Y T-Bond Rate12.20% / 12.30%
USD/LKR313/314
Reserves $4.5Bn (Jan 2024)
Cum. Trade Deficit $4,866 Mn (Dec 2023 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 2,020 Bn (Nov 2023)

Sri Lanka slipped further in Global Prosperity Index in 2020

Global IndexesJun 3, 2021
Sri Lanka slipped further in Global Prosperity Index in 2020
Prosperity Index is based on a variety of factors including wealth, economic growth, education, health, personal well-being, and quality of life. Sri Lanka improved it's ranking from 98 in 2010 to 69 in 2017 but deteriorated dramatically thereafter. Sri Lanka has not able to improve the Investment environment since 2013 compared to rest of the world.

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