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Sri Lanka in Figures

Population

Estimated Mid Year Population

 

2022

22.2 (Mn)

NCPI

National Consumer Price Index (NCPI)

(Base 2021=100)

2024 - Jan :

215.0

Industry

Index of Industrial Production (IIP)

 

2023 - Dec :

87.2

CCPI

Colombo Consumer Price Index (CCPI)

(Base 2021=100)

2024 - Feb :

200.6

Inflation

Inflation (Base NCPI)

2024 - Jan :

Year on Year :6.5%

PPI

Producer's Price Index (PPI)

2024 - Jan :

245.7

GDP

GDP Growth Rate(2015 Base)

2023 - Q3 :

1.6%

Unemployment

Unemployment

2022-Annual : 4.7%
2023-Q2 : 5.2%
Agriculture

Paddy Production

Maha 2021/22

1,931,23 MT

Agriculture

Paddy Production

Yala 2022

1,461,675 MT

Poverty

Poverty

Headcount Index

2019 - 14.3%