Inflation ( CCPI)1.7% (June 2024)
GDP5.3% (1Q 2024)
Unemployment4.3% (4Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate9.91%
12M T-Bill Rate10.21%
2Y T-Bond Rate10.65%/ 10.75%
4Y T-Bond Rate11.80% / 11.85%
USD/LKR303/304
Reserves $5.6Bn (June 2024)
Cum. Trade Deficit $1,229 Mn (March 2024 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 361Bn (April 2024)

Sri Lanka up by one place to 84 in Global Competitiveness Index 2019

Global IndexesOct 17, 2019
Sri Lanka up by one place to 84 in Global Competitiveness Index 2019
Sri Lanka placed 84th rank in GCI-2019. SL better than average East Asia and the Pacific performance in health and far better than India (68th Rank) on ICT adoption. But the country exhibits weak status on Innovation capabilities compared even within South Asia.

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