Core consumer prices in Sri Lanka increased 2.90 percent in September of 2020 over the same month in the previous year. source: Central Bank of Sri Lanka
Core Inflation Rate in Sri Lanka averaged 6.43 percent from 2004 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 12.76 percent in September of 2008 and a record low of 2.13 percent in December of 2013. This page provides the latest reported value for - Sri Lanka Core Inflation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Sri Lanka Core Inflation Rate - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on January of 2021.
Core Inflation Rate in Sri Lanka is expected to be 3.50 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Core Inflation Rate in Sri Lanka to stand at 4.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Sri Lanka Core Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 4.10 percent in 2021 and 4.50 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.