Included here in this tool is time series data for some selected indicators complied by Department of Census and Statistics - Sri Lanka through its regular surveys and censuses. This tool aims to provide easy, user-friendly access to data on the indicators that have been released by the Department. This database system is still in an experimental stage. Therefore, user comments and suggestions to further improve it are most welcome. You may send your comments to

By selecting a category in the left hand side links list of indicators under the selected category will be displayed. This tool has five core functionalities those are

Methodology : Allows users to read the compilation methodology of the indicator.

Data : Allows users to retrieve the total data series of the indicator.

Filter : Allows users to query the database over time, geographical area and sub population.

Chart : Allows users to save data series on excel spreadsheet.

Chart : Allows users to display data series as animated graphs.