Economy

  • Sri Lanka Services PMI
    by Central Bank of Sri Lanka on June 18, 2019 at 1:42 pm

    Services Pmi in Sri Lanka decreased to 44.70 in May from 45.30 in April of 2019. Services Pmi in Sri Lanka averaged 57.52 from 2015 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 66.80 in May of 2015 and a record low of 44.70 in May of 2019. The Services Sri Lanka PMI (Purchasing Managers' Index) is based on data collected from a representative panel of 140 companies based in the Sri Lanka's service sector. The index tracks variables such as sales, employment, inventories and prices. A reading above 50 indicates that the services sector is generally expanding; below 50 indicates that it is generally declining. This page provides - Sri Lanka Services Pmi- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. […]

  • Sri Lanka Manufacturing PMI
    by Central Bank of Sri Lanka on June 18, 2019 at 1:37 pm

    Manufacturing Pmi in Sri Lanka increased to 50.70 in May from 41 in April of 2019. Manufacturing Pmi in Sri Lanka averaged 55.51 from 2015 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 67.30 in May of 2015 and a record low of 41 in April of 2019. The Sri Lanka Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index measures the performance of the manufacturing sector and is derived from a survey of 150 industrial companies. The Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index is based on five individual indexes with the following weights: New Orders, Output, Employment, Suppliers’ Delivery Times and Stock of Items Purchased, with the Delivery Times index inverted so that it moves in a comparable direction. A reading above 50 indicates an expansion of the manufacturing sector compared to the previous month; below 50 represents a contraction; while 50 indicates no change. This page provides - Sri Lanka Manufacturing Pmi- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. […]

  • Sri Lanka GDP Constant Prices
    by Department of Census and Statistics - Sri Lanka on June 18, 2019 at 1:36 pm

    GDP Constant Prices in Sri Lanka increased to 2680362 LKR Million in the fourth quarter of 2018 from 2441796 LKR Million in the third quarter of 2018. GDP Constant Prices in Sri Lanka averaged 2047493.56 LKR Million from 2010 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 2680362 LKR Million in the fourth quarter of 2018 and a record low of 1414948 LKR Million in the first quarter of 2010. This page provides - Sri Lanka GDP Constant Prices - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. […]

  • Sri Lanka GDP Annual Growth Rate
    by Department of Census and Statistics - Sri Lanka on June 18, 2019 at 12:03 pm

    The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Sri Lanka expanded 3.50 percent in the first quarter of 2019 over the same quarter of the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Sri Lanka averaged 5.71 percent from 2003 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 16.12 percent in the first quarter of 2012 and a record low of 0.50 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013. In Sri Lanka, services are the biggest sector of the economy and account for 58 percent of total GDP. Within services the most important segments are: wholesale and retail trade (21 percent); transport and communication (13 percent) and banking, insurance and real estate (11 percent). Industry accounts for 30 percent of total output. Within industry, manufacturing represents 18 percent of GDP and mining and construction account for 10 percent. The remaining 12 percent is contributed by agriculture, livestock, forestry and fishing. This page provides the latest reported value for - Sri Lanka GDP Annual Growth Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. […]

  • Sri Lanka Producer Prices Change
    by Department of Census and Statistics - Sri Lanka on June 18, 2019 at 10:25 am

    Producer Prices in Sri Lanka increased 4.50 percent in April of 2019 over the same month in the previous year. Producer Prices Change in Sri Lanka averaged 7 percent from 2015 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 20.30 percent in April of 2017 and a record low of -3.40 percent in January of 2016. Producer prices change refers to year over year change in price of goods and services sold by manufacturers and producers in the wholesale market during a given period. This page provides - Sri Lanka Producer Prices Change- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. […]