Sri Lanka - Real Gross Domestic Product

Sri Lanka: Real Gross Domestic Product

Mnemonic GDP$.ILKA
Unit Mil. 2010 LKR, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Quarterly 12.6 %
Data 2021 Q4 2,814,879
2021 Q3 2,499,797

Series Information

Source Department of Census and Statistics
Release Gross Domestic Product
Frequency Quarterly
Start Date 3/31/2010
End Date 12/31/2021

Sri Lanka: GDP

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Government Consumption 2021 Q4 432,484 409,300 Mil. LKR, NSA Quarterly
Investment 2021 Q4 1,390,304 910,682 Mil. LKR, NSA Quarterly
Nominal Fixed Investment (gross fixed capital formation) 2021 Q4 1,224,491 1,083,523 Mil. LKR, NSA Quarterly
Nominal Gross Domestic Product 2021 Q4 4,574,030 4,234,627 Mil. LKR, NSA Quarterly
Private Consumption 2021 Q4 3,041,896 3,178,099 Mil. LKR, NSA Quarterly
Real Gross Domestic Product 2021 Q4 2,814,879 2,499,797 Mil. 2010 LKR, 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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