Sri Lanka Services PMI  2015-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The services sector PMI in Sri Lanka fell to 53 in September 2018 from 57 in the previous month. The reading pointed to the weakest pace of expansion on record in the services sector, as business activity went up at a much softer pace (51 from 63.7 in August), mainly in accommodation, food & beverage and wholesale & retail trade, amid the end of the tourism season and lower imports volume. Additionally, new business growth eased from the preceding month (55.2 from 60), particularly for financial services and insurance sectors. Also, job creation slowed in September (54.2 from 55.8), while backlogs of work picked up (45 from 42.8). Moreover, expectations on the three-month business outlook improved at a slower pace (59.6 from 62.8). Also, on the price front, output cost inflation accelerated due to upward revisions to fuel prices and currency depreciation. Services Pmi in Sri Lanka averaged 58.55 from 2015 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 66.80 in May of 2015 and a record low of 53 in September of 2018.

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Sri Lanka Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Industrial Production 1.10 0.40 35.20 -11.40 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 81.00 78.00 82.00 69.00 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories 1217425.70 373245.00 1217425.70 373245.00 LKR Million [+]
Car Registrations 8147.00 7793.00 15017.00 308.00 [+]
Internet Speed 8527.30 7307.31 8527.30 374.62 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 85420.00 107335.00 246049.00 31627.00 IP [+]
Services Pmi 53.00 57.00 66.80 53.00 [+]
Business Confidence 78.00 87.00 136.00 78.00 Index Points [+]
Corruption Index 38.00 36.00 40.00 31.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 91.00 95.00 97.00 52.00 [+]
Competitiveness Index 56.00 56.38 56.38 3.84 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 85.00 81.00 85.00 52.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 111.00 110.00 113.00 83.00 [+]
Manufacturing Pmi 54.10 58.20 67.30 41.60 [+]
Manufacturing Production 1.10 0.40 7.80 -3.00 percent [+]


Sri Lanka Services PMI

The Services Sri Lanka PMI (Purchasing Managers' Index) is based on data collected from a representative panel of 140 companies based in the Sri Lanka's service sector. The index tracks variables such as sales, employment, inventories and prices. A reading above 50 indicates that the services sector is generally expanding; below 50 indicates that it is generally declining. This page provides - Sri Lanka Services Pmi- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Sri Lanka Services PMI - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
53.00 57.00 66.80 53.00 2015 - 2018 Monthly




services pmi by Country
Country Last
Australia 52.50 Sep/18
Brazil 46.40 Sep/18
China 53.10 Sep/18
Euro Area 54.70 Sep/18
France 54.80 Sep/18
Germany 55.90 Sep/18
India 50.90 Sep/18
Italy 53.30 Sep/18
Japan 50.20 Sep/18
Russia 54.70 Sep/18
Spain 52.50 Sep/18
United Kingdom 53.90 Sep/18
United States 53.50 Sep/18


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