Sri Lanka Investment (% of GDP) Statistics

22, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Sri Lanka › Change country
Economic Indicator: Investment (% of GDP) › See all Sri Lanka indicators, › See Investment (% 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

Investment (% of GDP) Statistics for Sri Lanka , Year 2015 - In Detail

Investment (% of GDP) for Sri Lanka in year 2015 is 27.853 %. 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. 41 in world rankings according to Investment (% of GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Investment (% of GDP) value is 21.76 %; Sri Lanka is 6.09 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Investment (% of GDP) for Sri Lanka was 27.39 % Investment (% of GDP) for Sri Lanka in 2015 was or will be 1.68% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Investment (% of GDP) for Sri Lanka was or will be 30.87 %, which is 10.84% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Investment (% of GDP) for Sri Lanka, in other Years
Year %
  2021 29.974
  2020 30.125
  2019 30.296
  2018 30.422
  2017 30.522
  2016 30.871
2015 27.853
  2014 27.394
  2013 29.848
  2012 30.59
  2011 29.946
  2010 27.578
  2009 24.434
  2008 27.552
  2007 27.952
  2006 27.98
  2005 26.827
  2004 25.254
  2003 22.02
  2002 22.518
  2001 21.161
  2000 26.962
  1999 26.286
  1998 24.287
  1997 23.636
  1996 26.206
  1995 25.873
  1994 29.117
  1993 27.476
  1992 29.427
  1991 24.041
  1990 23.95
  1989 22.394
  1988 24.079
  1987 23.025
  1986 23.348
  1985 24.01
  1984 25.603
  1983 26.353
  1982 31.579
  1981 29.842
  1980 49.483