Sri Lanka
COUNTRY AT A GLANCE
Population 20.6 million 2014
GDP $74.9 billion 2014
GDP growth 7.4% 2014
Inflation 3.3% 2014
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PROJECT
While Sri Lanka has made notable achievements in health, changing lifestyles have increased the burden of non-communicable diseases like diabetes, cancers, and heart disease, now cause 70 percent of overall deaths.

REPORT
A new World Bank report identifies constraints in skills developments and identifies priorities to address the issue to help sustain Sri Lanka's ambitious growth, which will require a highly skilled workforce.

LENDING

Sri Lanka: Commitments by Fiscal Year (in millions of dollars)*

*Amounts include IBRD and IDA commitments

COUNTRY DATA
Data from World Bank


IN DEPTH