The total population in Sri Lanka was estimated at 21.7 million people in 2018, according to the latest census figures. Looking back, in the year of 1960, Sri Lanka had a population of 9.9 million people. source: Department of Census and Statistics - Sri Lanka
Population in Sri Lanka is expected to be 22.13 Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Sri Lanka Population is projected to trend around 22.59 Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.