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NATIONAL PUBLIC DEBT Sri Lanka 2019

Sri Lanka national debt goes up

In 2019 Sri Lanka public debt was 65,108 million euros72,888 million dollars, has increased 2,4421,120 million since 2018.

This amount means that the debt in 2019 reached 86.8% of Sri Lanka GDP, a 2.59 percentage point rise from 2018, when it was 84.21% of GDP.

If we check the tables we can see the evolution of Sri Lanka debt. It has risen since 2009 in global debt terms, when it was 25,977 million euros 36,233 million dollars and also in terms of GDP percentage, when it amounted to 75.2%.

According to the last data point published, Sri Lanka per capita debt in 2019 was 2,986 euros3,343 dollars per inhabitant. In 2018 it was 2,892 euros 3,415 dollars, afterwards rising by 94 euros72 dollars, and if we again check 2009 we can see that then the debt per person was 1,291 euros1,800 dollars .

The position of Sri Lanka, as compared with the rest of the world, has improved in 2019 in terms of GDP percentage. Currently it is country number 153 in the list of debt to GDP and 103 in debt per capita, out of the 189 we publish.

In this page we show you the progression of the public debt in Sri Lanka. You can see debt in other countries in Public debt and see all the information about Sri Lanka in economy of Sri Lanka.

Sri Lanka: Evolution of debt
DateDebt (M.€.)Debt (M.$.)Debt (%GDP)Debt Per CapitaDebt Per Capita
201965,10872,88886.80%2,986€3,343$
201862,66674,00884.21%2,892€3,415$
201760,30768,12877.90%2,812€3,177$
201658,83165,12079.02%2,775€3,071$
201556,98063,21978.49%2,717€3,015$
201443,10357,26272.22%2,074€2,756$
201340,12853,29471.78%1,949€2,589$
201237,02547,56969.61%1,813€2,329$
201133,34746,41871.11%1,635€2,276$
201030,60240,56971.57%1,510€2,002$
200925,97736,23375.20%1,291€1,800$
200822,53433,14271.10%1,128€1,658$
200720,06127,49474.27%1,011€1,386$
200619,78824,84676.79%1,005€1,261$
200517,76922,10779.17%909€1,131$
200416,99221,13689.41%876€1,090$
200317,08719,32989.36%889€1,005$
200220,62619,50499.55%1,082€1,023$
200118,11916,22787.21%958€858$
200017,14915,83981.87%913€843$
199913,94114,85980.31%747€796$
199814,14376.74%762$
199713,00872.51%704$
199612,64778.80%689$
199511,77180.43%645$
199411,09680.52%613$
19939,77881.84%545$
19929,00480.57%508$
19918,62683.20%492$
19907,72681.60%446$
Sri Lanka: Evolution of debt as a percentage of GDP

Sri Lanka: Evolution of debt in millions