Sri Lanka ended 2015 with a population of 20,966,000 people, which represents an increasea of 195,000 people compared to 2014.
Sri Lanka ranks No. 57 among196 countries which published this information in countryeconomy.com.
The female population is greater, with 10,865,824 women, representing 51.83% of the total, compared to 10,100,176 or 48.17% men.
Sri Lanka has a high population density, with 320 people per square km and it was in position 170th in our ranking of density population in 2015 .