Economy

  • Sri Lanka - Credit Rating
    on October 13, 2019 at 12:00 am

    Standard & Poor's credit rating for Sri Lanka stands at B with stable outlook. Moody's credit rating for Sri Lanka was last set at B2 with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Sri Lanka was last reported at B with stable outlook. In general, a credit rating is used by sovereign wealth funds, pension funds and other investors to gauge the credit worthiness of Sri Lanka thus having a big impact on the country's borrowing costs. This page includes the government debt credit rating for Sri Lanka as reported by major credit rating agencies. […]

  • Sri Lanka Cash Reserve Ratio
    by Central Bank of Sri Lanka on October 12, 2019 at 10:15 am

    Sri Lanka Cash Reserve Ratio was quoted at 5 percent on Friday October 11. Cash Reserve Ratio in Sri Lanka averaged 8.43 percent from 1999 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 11 percent in January of 2000 and a record low of 5 percent in March of 2019. This page provides - Sri Lanka Cash Reserve Ratio- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. […]

  • Deposit Interest Rate in Sri Lanka
    by Central Bank of Sri Lanka on October 12, 2019 at 10:15 am

    Deposit Interest Rate in Sri Lanka remained unchanged at 7 percent in October from 7 percent in September of 2019. Deposit Interest Rate in Sri Lanka averaged 9.28 percent from 1980 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 20 percent in January of 2001 and a record low of 6 percent in April of 2015. The Deposit Interest Rate is the average rate paid by commercial banks to individuals or corporations on deposits. This page includes a chart with historical data for Deposit Interest Rate in Sri Lanka. […]

  • Sri Lanka Terms of Trade
    by Central Bank of Sri Lanka on October 12, 2019 at 10:04 am

    Terms of Trade in Sri Lanka decreased to 111.29 Index Points in July from 113.97 Index Points in June of 2019. Terms of Trade in Sri Lanka averaged 109.12 Index Points from 1997 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 161.24 Index Points in May of 1998 and a record low of 74.50 Index Points in March of 2012. In Sri Lanka, Terms of Trade (ToT) correspond to the ratio of Price of exportable goods to the Price of importable goods. This page provides - Sri Lanka Terms of Trade - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. […]

  • Sri Lanka Employed Persons
    by Department of Census and Statistics - Sri Lanka on October 12, 2019 at 10:04 am

    The number of employed persons in Sri Lanka increased to 8203018 in the second quarter of 2019 from 8182970 in the first quarter of 2019. Employed Persons in Sri Lanka averaged 7170202.49 from 1990 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 8554179 in the third quarter of 2015 and a record low of 4962105 in the fourth quarter of 1992. In Sri Lanka, employed persons are individuals with a minimum required age who work during a certain time for a business. This page provides - Sri Lanka Employed Persons - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. […]