Sri Lanka Country Data

CountrySri Lanka
Country CodeLKA
Urban population percentage of total (2012)15.21
Urban population (2012)3,092,255
Land area (sq. km, 2011)62,710
Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$, 2012)$897,893,569
Personal remittances, received (current US$, 2012)$5,999,552,324
Market capitalization of listed companies (% of GDP, 2012)28.69
Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, 2012)$7,106,460,354
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %, 2012)7.54
Deposit interest rate (%, 2012)8.67
Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations, 2013)85
Time required to start a business (days, 2013)8
Start-up procedures to register a business (number, 2013)6
Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours, 2013)210
Tax payments (number, 2013)58
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits, 2013)55.1
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people, 2012)95.76
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers (per 100 people, 2012)1.99
Internet users (per 100 people, 2012)18.29
Logistics performance index: Overall (1=low to 5=high, 2012)2.75
GDP (current US$, 2012)$59,423,009,404
GDP growth (annual %, 2012)6.41
GDP per capita (current US$, 2012)2,923
Labor force (2012)8,368,338
Unemployment as % of total labor force (2012)4.00
Life expectancy at birth, total (years, 2011)73.90
Population ages 0-14 (% of total, 2012)25.15
Population ages 65 and above (% of total, 2012)8.21
Population ages 15-64 (% of total, 2012)66.64
Population (Total, 2012)20,328,000