Sri Lanka - Imports of Goods and Services

Sri Lanka: Imports of Goods and Services

Mnemonic IM.ILKA
Unit Mil. LKR, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Quarterly 0.3 %
Data 2021 Q2 1,074,395
2021 Q1 1,077,616

Series Information

Source Department of Census and Statistics
Release Gross Domestic Product
Frequency Quarterly
Start Date 3/31/2010
End Date 6/30/2021

Sri Lanka: Trade

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Exports of Goods and Services 2021 Q2 697,906 717,911 Mil. LKR, NSA Quarterly
Imports of Goods and Services 2021 Q2 1,074,395 1,077,616 Mil. LKR, NSA Quarterly
Balance of Goods 2020 Q1 -1,853,038,028 -2,384,996,974 USD, NSA Quarterly
Current Account Balance 2020 Q1 -221,107,731 -881,875,718 USD, NSA Quarterly
Exports of Goods 2020 Q1 2,649,661,820 2,956,008,461 USD, NSA Quarterly
Imports of Goods 2020 Q1 4,502,699,849 5,341,005,435 USD, NSA Quarterly

Release Information

For Sri Lanka, the detailed expenditure approach to gross domestic product.

  • National accounts framework: Partial implementation of UN SNA 1993
  • Measurements:
    • Millions of Sri Lankan rupees at constant year-2020 prices (Mil. 2010 LKR)
    • At current prices (Mil. LKR)
  • Adjustment: Not seasonally adjusted (NSA)
  • Native frequency: Quarterly
  • Start date: Uniformly 2010Q1

GDP and its components are released as values, shares of the total GDP, and as percent change from the previous period. This allows a complete overview about the economy of Sri Lanka.

For final consumption expenditure, households-NPISHs are reported as a joint institutional sector.

Moody's Analytics supplements

For headline GDP(E) at current and constant prices, we construct seasonally adjusted (SAAR) counterparts, using X-13ARIMA-SEATS.

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