Sri Lanka Inflation Rate - Forecast

Inflation Rate in Sri Lanka is expected to be 4.70 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Rate in Sri Lanka to stand at 4.70 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Sri Lanka Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 6.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.


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Sri Lanka Prices Last Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Inflation Rate 4.3 4.7 4.4 4.6 4.7 6
Consumer Price Index CPI 125 129 127 131 131 143
Core Consumer Prices 128 129 130 131 133 140
Core Inflation Rate 3.8 3.6 3.4 3.2 3.7 4.1
GDP Deflator 143 143 144 144 144 145
Producer Prices 133 139 141 145 140 152
Export Prices 152 151 134 143 124 148
Import Prices 138 139 140 141 141 151
Inflation Rate Mom -0.7 -0.8 0.2 0.5 0.6 1.2
Producer Prices Change 6.6 5.7 5.9 6.2 5.4 3.8
CPI Transportation 110 103 103 113 115 115
Food Inflation 2.3 8.6 6.4 6.1 5.9 6.9