Sri Lanka Country Profile

Selected Economic Indicators

2005

2009

2010

2011

2012

GDP (current US$, billion)

24.4

42.1

49.6

59.2

59.4

GDP, PPP (current international $, billion)

69.7

95.6

104.5

115.4

124.9

GDP per capita (current US$)

1,242.4

2,057.1

2,400.0

2,836.0

2,923.2

GDP per capita, PPP (current international $)

3,550.2

4,676.3

5,062.0

5,529.2

6,145.9

GDP growth (annual %)

6.2

3.5

8.0

8.2

6.4

GDP (constant ,Rupees, billion)

1,941.7

2,449.2

2,645.5

2,863.7

3,047.3

GDP per capita (constant 2005 US$)

1,242.4

1,505.4

1,610.1

1,724.8

1,884.2

GDP per capita (constant ,Rupees)

98,843.0

119,766.0

128,094.8

137,223.4

149,905.4

Goods exports (BoP, current US$,billion)

6.3

7.1

8.6

10.6

9.8

Service exports (BoP, current US$,billion)

1.5

1.9

2.5

3.1

3.8

Goods imports (BoP, current US$,billion)

8.0

9.2

12.1

18.2

17.3

Service imports (BoP, current US$,billion)

2.1

2.5

3.1

4.0

4.5

Current account balance (BoP, current US$,billion)

-0.7

-0.2

-1.1

-4.6

-4.0

Current account balance (% of GDP)

-2.7

-0.5

-2.2

-7.8

-6.7

Trade in services (% of GDP)

14.9

10.5

11.3

12.0

13.9

Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$,million)

272.4

404.0

477.6

955.9

897.9

Foreign direct investment, net inflows (% of GDP)

1.1

1.0

1.0

1.6

1.5

Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, billion)

2.7

5.4

7.2

6.7

7.1

Total reserves in months of imports

3.1

5.2

5.3

3.5

3.7

Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)

11.6

3.5

6.2

6.7

7.5

Source: World Development Indicators, December 2013