General Information for Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Flag Icon

What is the capital city of Sri Lanka ?Sri Jayewardenepura Kotte
What is the total area of Sri Lanka ? (km2)65.610
What is the population in Sri Lanka ? (2020)21.413.249
What is the median age in Sri Lanka ?34
What is the iso country code for Sri Lanka ? (2lt)LK
What is the iso country code for Sri Lanka ? (3lt)LKA
What continent is Sri Lanka in ?Asia
What currency is used in Sri Lanka ?Sri Lanka Rupee
What is the currency code for Sri Lanka ?LKR
What is the tel code for Sri Lanka ?+94
What language use in Sri Lanka ?Sinhala, Tamil
What is the language code for Sinhala, Tamil ?SI,TA
What is the internet TLD code for Sri Lanka ?.lk
Where is the highest place in Sri Lanka ?Pidurutalagala (2524 m.)
Where is the lowest place in Sri Lanka ?Indian Ocean (0 m.)

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Worldbank Country Statistics for Sri Lanka

World map icon Secondary education, duration (years)8
World map icon Lower secondary school starting age (years)10
World map icon Procedures to build a warehouse (number)13
World map icon Time required to build a warehouse (days)86
World map icon Total tax rate (% of commercial profits)55,2
World map icon Profit tax (% of commercial profits)1,2
World map icon Tax payments (number)36
World map icon Other taxes payable by businesses (% of commercial profits)37,1
World map icon Labor tax and contributions (% of commercial profits)16,9
World map icon Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours)129
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business, male (number)7
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business, female (number)7
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business (number)7
World map icon Time required to start a business, male (days)8
World map icon Time required to start a business, female (days)8
World map icon Time required to start a business (days)8
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures (% of GNI per capita)0
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures, male (% of GNI per capita)8,7
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures, female (% of GNI per capita)8,7
World map icon Procedures to register property (number)8
World map icon Time required to register property (days)39
World map icon Time required to enforce a contract (days)1.318
World map icon Strength of legal rights index (0=weak to 12=strong)2
World map icon Time to resolve insolvency (years)1,7
World map icon Time to import, documentary compliance (hours)48
World map icon Time to import, border compliance (hours)72
World map icon PPG, private creditors (INT, current US$)799.895.000
World map icon PPG, other private creditors (INT, current US$)5.668.000
World map icon PPG, commercial banks (INT, current US$)65.986.000
World map icon PPG, bonds (INT, current US$)728.241.000
World map icon PPG, official creditors (INT, current US$)525.443.000
World map icon PPG, multilateral (INT, current US$)169.959.000
World map icon Interest payments on external debt, private nonguaranteed (PNG) (INT, current US$)362.086.000
World map icon Interest payments on external debt, long-term (INT, current US$)1.687.420.000
World map icon Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments (%)5,33
World map icon Primary education, duration (years)5
World map icon Primary school starting age (years)5
World map icon Cost to import, documentary compliance (US$)282,8
World map icon Cost to import, border compliance (US$)299,7
World map icon Time to export, documentary compliance (hours)48
World map icon Time to export, border compliance (hours)43
World map icon Cost to export, documentary compliance (US$)57,6
World map icon Cost to export, border compliance (US$)366,1
World map icon Time required to get electricity (days)100
World map icon Public credit registry coverage (% of adults)0
World map icon Private credit bureau coverage (% of adults)48,7
World map icon Depth of credit information index (0=low to 8=high)6
World map icon Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations)99
World map icon Business extent of disclosure index (0=less disclosure to 10=more disclosure)8
World map icon Distance to frontier score (0=lowest performance to 100=frontier)61,8061
World map icon PPG, bilateral (INT, current US$)355.484.000
World map icon Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)4,323
World map icon Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)2,932
World map icon Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)6,893
World map icon PPG, private creditors (DIS, current US$)321.563.000
World map icon PPG, other private creditors (DIS, current US$)86.000
World map icon PPG, commercial banks (DIS, current US$)321.477.000
World map icon PPG, official creditors (DIS, current US$)3.097.200.000
World map icon PPG, multilateral (DIS, current US$)863.241.000
World map icon Disbursements on external debt, public and publicly guaranteed (PPG) (DIS, current US$)3.418.760.000
World map icon Disbursements on external debt, long-term (DIS, current US$)3.418.760.000
World map icon PPG, bilateral (DIS, current US$)2.233.960.000
World map icon PPG, private creditors (AMT, current US$)2.446.500.000
World map icon PPG, other private creditors (AMT, current US$)151.577.000
World map icon PPG, commercial banks (AMT, current US$)544.924.000
World map icon PPG, bonds (AMT, current US$)1.750.000.000
World map icon PPG, official creditors (AMT, current US$)1.508.330.000
World map icon PPG, multilateral (AMT, current US$)462.935.000
World map icon Unemployment, youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)22,723
World map icon Unemployment, youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)18,12
World map icon Unemployment, youth female (% of female labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)32,004
World map icon Labor force, total8.647.910
World map icon Labor force, female (% of total labor force)35,1161
World map icon Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)52,269
World map icon Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)71,859
World map icon Ratio of female to male labor force participation rate (%) (modeled ILO estimate)48,3697
World map icon Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)34,758
World map icon Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)56,672
World map icon Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)76,884
World map icon Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)38,141
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)25,484
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)34,261
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)16,804
World map icon Employment in services (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)46,038
World map icon Employment in services, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)46,961
World map icon Employment in services, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)44,258
World map icon Principal repayments on external debt, public and publicly guaranteed (PPG) (AMT, current US$)3.954.830.000
World map icon Principal repayments on external debt, private nonguaranteed (PNG) (AMT, current US$)2.429.290.000
World map icon Principal repayments on external debt, long-term (AMT, current US$)6.384.120.000
World map icon PPG, bilateral (AMT, current US$)1.045.390.000
World map icon Employment in industry (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)28,265
World map icon Employment in industry, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)29,074
World map icon Employment in industry, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)26,705
World map icon GDP per person employed (constant 2011 PPP $)34.134
World map icon Contributing family workers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)7,26
World map icon Contributing family workers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)2,429
World map icon Contributing family workers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)16,568
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)58,485
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)59,332
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)56,855
World map icon Vulnerable employment, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)38,463
World map icon Vulnerable employment, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)36,598
World map icon Vulnerable employment, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)42,058
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)50,01
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)69,752
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)32,362
World map icon Self-employed, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)41,515
World map icon Self-employed, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)40,668
World map icon Self-employed, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)43,145
World map icon Employers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)3,051
World map icon Employers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)4,07
World map icon Employers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)1,087
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)19,693
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)28,053
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)11,426
World map icon Employment in agriculture (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)25,698
World map icon Employment in agriculture, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)23,964
World map icon Employment in agriculture, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)29,037
World map icon Stocks traded, turnover ratio of domestic shares (%)5,99331
World map icon Stocks traded, total value (% of GDP)1,12153
World map icon Stocks traded, total value (current US$)942.180.000
World map icon Listed domestic companies, total289
World map icon Market capitalization of listed domestic companies (% of GDP)18,713
World map icon Market capitalization of listed domestic companies (current US$)15.720.500.000
World map icon S&P Global Equity Indices (annual % change)-4,02371
World map icon Personal remittances, received (% of GDP)8,03333
World map icon Personal remittances, received (current US$)6.748.700.000
World map icon Personal transfers, receipts (BoP, current US$)6.717.210.000
World map icon Secondary income receipts (BoP, current US$)6.726.050.000
World map icon Portfolio equity, net inflows (BoP, current US$)-14.802.400
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net inflows (% of GDP)0,902509
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$)758.187.000
World map icon Travel services (% of service exports, BoP)48,2577
World map icon Transport services (% of service exports, BoP)31,2972
World map icon Exports of goods, services and primary income (BoP, current US$)19.666.100.000
World map icon Service exports (BoP, current US$)7.474.310.000
World map icon Goods exports (BoP, current US$)11.940.000.000
World map icon Insurance and financial services (% of service exports, BoP)4,68391
World map icon Exports of goods and services (BoP, current US$)19.414.300.000
World map icon Primary income receipts (BoP, current US$)251.754.000
World map icon Communications, computer, etc. (% of service exports, BoP)1,18499
World map icon Net capital account (BoP, current US$)23.110.900
World map icon Net secondary income (BoP, current US$)5.765.950.000
World map icon Reserves and related items (BoP, current US$)10.594.700
World map icon Portfolio investment, net (BoP, current US$)-2.302.650.000
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net (BoP, current US$)-680.824.000
World map icon Net errors and omissions (BoP, current US$)-647.294.000
World map icon Net trade in goods (BoP, current US$)-7.997.070.000
World map icon Net trade in goods and services (BoP, current US$)-5.147.670.000
World map icon Net primary income (BoP, current US$)-2.426.350.000
World map icon Net financial account (BoP, current US$)-2.432.240.000
World map icon Current account balance (% of GDP)-2,15223
World map icon Current account balance (BoP, current US$)-1.808.060.000
World map icon Personal remittances, paid (current US$)1.090.540.000
World map icon Secondary income, other sectors, payments (BoP, current US$)960.100.000
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net outflows (% of GDP)0,0920889
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net outflows (BoP, current US$)77.362.800
World map icon Travel services (% of service imports, BoP)35,4169
World map icon Diabetes prevalence (% of population ages 20 to 79)10,7
World map icon Transport services (% of service imports, BoP)36,9646
World map icon Imports of goods, services and primary income (BoP, current US$)27.240.100.000
World map icon Service imports (BoP, current US$)4.624.910.000
World map icon Goods imports (BoP, current US$)19.937.100.000
World map icon Insurance and financial services (% of service imports, BoP)12,3666
World map icon Imports of goods and services (BoP, current US$)24.562.000.000
World map icon Primary income payments (BoP, current US$)2.678.100.000
World map icon Communications, computer, etc. (% of service imports, BoP)2,42664
World map icon Trade in services (% of GDP)14,4023


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