Sri Lanka recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 6.80 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2019.
Government Budget in Sri Lanka averaged -7.33 percent of GDP from 1990 until 2019, reaching an all time high of -5.30 percent of GDP in 2016 and a record low of -10.20 percent of GDP in 2001. This page provides - Sri Lanka Government Budget - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Sri Lanka Government Budget - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on May of 2020. source: Central Bank of Sri Lanka
Government Budget in Sri Lanka is expected to reach -7.50 percent of GDP by the end of 2020, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Sri Lanka Government Budget is projected to trend around -8.20 percent of GDP in 2021 and -6.00 percent of GDP in 2022, according to our econometric models.