Sri Lanka - Nominal Gross Domestic Product





Sri Lanka: Nominal Gross Domestic Product

Mnemonic GDP.ILKA
Unit Mil. LKR, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Quarterly 35.63 %
Data 2020 Q3 4,085,213
2020 Q2 3,012,013

Series Information

Source Department of Census and Statistics
Release Gross Domestic Product
Frequency Quarterly
Start Date 3/31/2010
End Date 9/30/2020

Sri Lanka: GDP

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Government Consumption 2020 Q3 369,039 402,475 Mil. LKR, NSA Quarterly
Investment 2020 Q3 787,199 953,717 Mil. LKR, NSA Quarterly
Nominal Fixed Investment (gross fixed capital formation) 2020 Q3 881,860 785,730 Mil. LKR, NSA Quarterly
Nominal Gross Domestic Product 2020 Q3 4,085,213 3,012,013 Mil. LKR, NSA Quarterly
Private Consumption 2020 Q3 3,110,185 1,905,074 Mil. LKR, NSA Quarterly
Real Gross Domestic Product 2020 Q3 2,545,862 1,936,272 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.

Further reading

At IMF (SDDS):