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NATIONAL PUBLIC DEBT Sri Lanka 2019

Sri Lanka national debt goes up

In 2019 Sri Lanka public debt was 65,116 million euros72,897 million dollars, has increased 2,3931,178 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 26,044 million euros 36,327 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 2,987 euros3,343 dollars per inhabitant. In 2018 it was 2,894 euros 3,418 dollars, afterwards rising by 93 euros75 dollars, and if we again check 2009 we can see that then the debt per person was 1,294 euros1,805 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 149 in the list of debt to GDP and 101 in debt per capita, out of the 190 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.$.)Debt (%GDP)Debt Per CapitaDebt Per Capita
201965,11672,89786.80%2,987€3,343$
201862,72374,07584.21%2,894€3,418$
201760,42868,26577.90%2,818€3,183$
201658,85565,14679.02%2,776€3,073$
201557,00963,25178.49%2,719€3,016$
201443,17157,35372.22%2,078€2,760$
201340,14153,31171.78%1,950€2,590$
201237,04547,59669.61%1,814€2,330$
201133,37746,46171.11%1,636€2,278$
201030,65940,64571.57%1,513€2,006$
200926,04436,32775.20%1,294€1,805$
200822,64333,30371.10%1,133€1,667$
200720,09027,53374.27%1,012€1,388$
200619,80624,86876.79%1,006€1,263$
200517,79722,14179.17%911€1,133$
200417,00921,15889.41%877€1,091$
200317,11719,36389.36%890€1,007$
200220,69119,56599.55%1,085€1,026$
200118,13216,23987.21%959€859$
200017,19615,88281.87%916€846$
199913,96014,87880.31%748€797$
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