Sri Lanka GDP Annual Growth Rate  2003-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The Sri Lanka economy advanced 4 percent year-on-year in the second quarter of 2017, up from 3.8 percent in the prior period. The growth was mainly boosted by an increase in services (4.5 percent compared to 3.5 percent in the previous quarter). On the other hand, the output slowed for industrial activities (5.2 percent compared to 6.3 percent). Meanwhile, agriculture shrank for the 6th quarter (-2.9 percent compared to -3.2 percent) as a severe drought and heavy rainfalls prevailed during the last 18 months in many districts of the country. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Sri Lanka averaged 6 percent from 2003 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 16.12 percent in the first quarter of 2012 and a record low of 0.50 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-03-15 10:55 AM GDP Growth Rate YoY 5.3% 4.6% 4.5%
2017-06-15 10:15 AM GDP Growth Rate YoY 3.8% 5.3% 3.6%
2017-09-15 10:30 AM GDP Growth Rate YoY 4% 3.8% 5.8%
2017-12-15 11:00 AM GDP Growth Rate YoY 4.5%


Sri Lanka GDP Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
GDP Growth Rate 4.00 3.80 16.12 0.48 percent [+]
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.00 3.80 16.12 0.50 percent [+]
GDP 81.32 80.61 81.32 1.42 USD Billion [+]
GDP Constant Prices 2211612.00 2161770.00 2526738.00 1414948.00 LKR Million [+]
Gross National Product 11506217.00 10408629.00 11506217.00 4115.00 LKR Million [+]
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 3263242.60 2929107.00 3263242.60 357.00 LKR Million [+]
GDP per capita 3759.20 3642.20 3759.20 582.70 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 11417.30 11061.80 11417.30 3665.60 USD [+]
GDP From Agriculture 153981.00 156419.00 177718.00 124301.00 LKR Million [+]
GDP From Construction 176468.00 197182.00 200970.00 77176.00 LKR Million [+]
GDP From Manufacturing 292458.00 405746.00 405746.00 270409.00 LKR Million [+]
GDP From Mining 56120.00 60794.00 62337.00 29585.00 LKR Million [+]
Gdp From Public Administration 195555.00 170666.00 229336.00 142035.00 LKR Million [+]
GDP From Services 1329429.00 1207523.00 1337672.00 793066.00 LKR Million [+]
GDP From Transport 211725.00 214586.00 282674.00 135720.00 LKR Million [+]
GDP From Utilities 23271.00 22441.00 23766.00 16596.00 LKR Million [+]


Sri Lanka GDP Annual Growth Rate

In Sri Lanka, services are the biggest sector of the economy and account for 58 percent of total GDP. Within services the most important segments are: wholesale and retail trade (21 percent); transport and communication (13 percent) and banking, insurance and real estate (11 percent). Industry accounts for 30 percent of total output. Within industry, manufacturing represents 18 percent of GDP and mining and construction account for 10 percent. The remaining 12 percent is contributed by agriculture, livestock, forestry and fishing. This page provides the latest reported value for - Sri Lanka GDP Annual Growth Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Sri Lanka GDP Annual Growth Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
4.00 3.80 16.12 0.50 2003 - 2017 percent Quarterly
Constant Prices 2010




gdp annual growth rate by Country

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China 6.80 Sep/17
India 5.70 Jun/17
Turkey 5.10 Jun/17
Indonesia 5.01 Jun/17
Canada 3.70 Jun/17
Netherlands 3.30 Jun/17
Spain 3.10 Jun/17
South Korea 2.70 Jun/17
Russia 2.50 Jun/17
Euro Area 2.30 Jun/17
United States 2.20 Jun/17
Germany 2.10 Jun/17
Australia 1.80 Jun/17
France 1.80 Jun/17
Mexico 1.80 Jun/17
Italy 1.50 Jun/17
United Kingdom 1.50 Jun/17
Japan 1.40 Jun/17
Brazil 0.30 Jun/17
Switzerland 0.30 Jun/17