Sri Lanka Gross National Savings (% of GDP) Statistics

17, Feb 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Sri Lanka › Change country
Economic Indicator: Gross National Savings (% of GDP) › See all Sri Lanka indicators, › See Gross National Savings (% of GDP) data for all countries
Detailed Analysis for Year: 2015 › Change year
Full Dataset: from 1980 to 2019
Dataset updated: 17th March 2015
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
National or Regional Currency: Sri Lankan Rupee
Currency Symbol: LKR

Data are based on individual countries' national accounts statistics. For many countries, the estimates of national saving are built up from national accounts data on gross domestic investment and from balance of payments-based data on net foreign investment. Source: National Statistics Office. Department of Census and Statistics Latest actual data: 2015 National accounts manual used: System of National Accounts (SNA) 1993 GDP valuation: Market prices Start/end months of reporting year: January/December Base year: 2002. Staff used splicing method for the historical series. Chain-weighted: No Primary domestic currency: Sri Lanka rupee Data last updated: 03/2016

Gross National Savings (% of GDP) Statistics for Sri Lanka , Year 2015 - In Detail

Gross National Savings (% of GDP) for Sri Lanka in year 2015 is 25.805 %. Data are based on individual countries' national accounts statistics. For many countries, the estimates of national saving are built up from national accounts data on gross domestic investment and from balance of payments-based data on net foreign investment.

This makes Sri Lanka No. 44 in world rankings according to Gross National Savings (% of GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Gross National Savings (% of GDP) value is 17.53 %; Sri Lanka is 8.28 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Gross National Savings (% of GDP) for Sri Lanka was 24.71 % Gross National Savings (% of GDP) for Sri Lanka in 2015 was or will be 4.45% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Gross National Savings (% of GDP) for Sri Lanka was or will be 30.08 %, which is 16.56% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Gross National Savings (% of GDP) for Sri Lanka, in other Years
Year %
  2021 27.038
  2020 27.171
  2019 27.604
  2018 28.014
  2017 29.078
  2016 30.078
2015 25.805
  2014 24.705
  2013 26.075
  2012 23.885
  2011 22.146
  2010 25.409
  2009 23.924
  2008 18.012
  2007 23.628
  2006 22.676
  2005 24.348
  2004 22.118
  2003 21.631
  2002 21.14
  2001 20.059
  2000 20.663
  1999 22.139
  1998 22.098
  1997 20.239
  1996 19.923
  1995 18.171
  1994 20.973
  1993 21.631
  1992 23.751
  1991 17.196
  1990 19.394
  1989 14.396
  1988 14.838
  1987 15.819
  1986 14.83
  1985 17.18
  1984 24.738
  1983 17.516
  1982 15.472
  1981 15.13
  1980 30.164