Inflation ( CCPI)1.3% (Sep 2023)
GDP-3.1% (2Q 2023)
Unemployment4.7% (1Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate17.42%
12M T-Bill Rate13.30%
2Y T-Bond Rate14.60%/ 15.00%
4Y T-Bond Rate14.50% / 14.90%
USD/LKR322/323
Reserves $3.60Bn (Aug 2023)
Cum. Trade Deficit $2,930 Mn (Aug 2023 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 1,243 Bn (June 2023)

SriLanka among the few countries that have a lower Smoking Prevalence

Global IndexesJun 2, 2019
SriLanka among the few countries that have a lower Smoking Prevalence
World No Tobacco Day : #SriLanka among the few countries that have a lower percentage of men (ages 15yr and over) who currently smoke any tobacco product on a daily or non-daily basis. It is the second best to India as per WB data (2016).

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