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CCPI for the month of February 2024 is 200.6 - Infographic
PPI for all activities reported for January 2024 is 245.7 - Infographic
The estimated labour force participation rate is 48.8% and unemployment rate is 4.7% for 2023 third quarter.
The estimated labour force participation rate is 48.6% and unemployment rate is 5.2% for second quarter 2023.
Open market retail prices of food and miscellaneous items with respect to main markets in Colombo district.
NCPI for the month of January 2024 was 215.0 and the year on year inflation has reported as 6.5%. - Infographic
The district official poverty line at the National level for December 2023 is 16,524/-.
Impact of the economic crisis on MSME's Survey Final Report.
The Index of Industrial Production (IIP) for the month of December 2023 is 87.2
This survey aims to provide a detailed account of the strategies adopted by households to navigate economic challenges.
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Sri Lanka is currently experiencing one of its biggest economic crises since its independence in 1948 due to the Easter Attack in 2019 which worsened with the COVID 19 pandemic. Read more
On the request of Presidential Secretariat, the Department of Census and Statistics (DCS) embarked on a comprehensive survey designed to probe the far-reaching consequences of the prevailing economic crisis on the landscape of small and medium-scale enterprises (SMEs) in the months of May and June 2023. Read more