Inflation ( CCPI)0.9% (May 2024)
GDP5.3% (1Q 2024)
Unemployment4.3% (4Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate9.39%
12M T-Bill Rate9.90%
2Y T-Bond Rate10.10%/ 10.20%
4Y T-Bond Rate11.10% / 11.25%
Reserves $5.4Bn (May 2024)
Cum. Trade Deficit $1,229 Mn (March 2024 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 2,320 Bn (Dec 2023)

The computer literacy has improved in 1H - 2021 but resource disparity continue

OtherMar 27, 2022
The computer literacy has improved in 1H - 2021 but resource disparity continue

Computer literacy across the country was 25% in 2014 and it has reached 35% by 1H of 2021. In 2021, at least one computer was available in 23.5% of the households in the country. This percentage is 37% in the western province which was 34% in 2014. In the least developed province such as Uwa, the percentage is 11.70% in 2021 compared with 10% in 2014. East province it was 13.5% in 2014 but fallen to 11.4% in 2021 first half.


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