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 tourist income revised down from USD 583Mn to USD 322Mn

Travel & TourismMar 27, 2022
Sri Lanka tourist income revised down from USD 583Mn to USD 322Mn
Authorities had overestimated the tourist income in Jan and Feb 2022 as they have estimated average spending per day by a tourist in 2022 as USD 215.8 but revised it down to USD 175.8 and also they had estimated the average duration of stay by a tourist as 15.1 days but now it has revised down to 10.23days. These adjustments have revised the tourist income for the first two months of 2022 from USD 583Mn to USD 322Mn.

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