Inflation ( CCPI)1.7% (June 2024)
GDP5.3% (1Q 2024)
Unemployment4.3% (4Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate9.14%
12M T-Bill Rate9.95%
2Y T-Bond Rate10.10%/ 10.20%
4Y T-Bond Rate11.60% / 11.70%
Reserves $5.6Bn (June 2024)
Cum. Trade Deficit $2,180 Mn (May 2024 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 361Bn (April 2024)

Sri Lanka seven places up in Business-to-Consumer E-commerce Index- 2019

Global IndexesDec 16, 2019
Sri Lanka seven places up in Business-to-Consumer E-commerce Index- 2019
E-commerce Index measures an economy’s preparedness to support online shopping. In 2017, an estimated 1.3 billion people, or one-quarter of the world’s population aged 15 years and older, shopped online. In higher-income countries, more than 80% of Internet users make purchases online but in low and lower-middle-income countries where less than 10% of Internet users make purchases online. Interestingly, All of the top ten developing economies in Index are from Asia, and all of them are upper-middle-income or high-income economies.


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