The number of tourist arrivals in Sri Lanka dropped 57 percent year-on-year to 63,072 in June of 2019. The biggest declines were reported among visitors from India (-54.4 percent to 15,048), Australia (-55.9 percent to 4,410), the UK (-63.9 percent to 4,365) and China (-82.9 percent to 3,496). Visitors from Europe accounted for 32 percent of all tourist arrivals and those from the Asia-Pacific region accounted for 54 percent. In the first six months of the year, the number of tourist arrivals fell 13.4 percent to 1,008,449. Tourist Arrivals in Sri Lanka averaged 51736.89 from 1977 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 253169 in December of 2018 and a record low of 5536 in June of 1977.

Tourist Arrivals in Sri Lanka is expected to be 146000.00 by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Tourist Arrivals in Sri Lanka to stand at 143000.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Sri Lanka Tourist Arrivals is projected to trend around 284000.00 in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-04-11 02:30 AM Tourist Arrivals YoY 4.7% 7.0%
2019-05-08 11:15 AM Tourist Arrivals YoY -7.5% 4.7% 2.9%
2019-07-05 09:10 AM Tourist Arrivals YoY -70.8% -7.5% -2.6%
2019-07-05 09:10 AM Tourist Arrivals YoY -57% -70.8% -4%
2019-08-12 05:00 AM Tourist Arrivals YoY -57% -6%
2019-09-10 03:00 AM Tourist Arrivals YoY -4.3%
2019-10-08 03:00 AM Tourist Arrivals YoY -2.4%


Sri Lanka Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -797.00 -592.00 -50.10 -1100.70 USD Million [+]
Current Account 423.20 -815.14 423.20 -1695.29 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -3.00 -2.60 -0.40 -19.30 percent [+]
Exports 798.00 1137.00 1137.00 304.80 USD Million [+]
Imports 1596.00 1729.00 2048.00 408.00 USD Million [+]
External Debt 54221.66 52310.45 54221.66 37098.10 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 119.70 107.78 161.24 74.50 Index Points [+]
Tourist Arrivals 63072.00 37802.00 253169.00 5536.00 [+]
Gold Reserves 19.90 19.90 23.10 3.63 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 4.05 2.91 7.13 2.91 [+]
Tourism Revenues 475.20 367.10 475.20 19.30 USD Million [+]
Remittances 584.50 555.00 729.35 241.34 USD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 167.00 352.00 961.00 20.00 USD Million [+]

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Sri Lanka Tourist Arrivals

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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
63072.00 37802.00 253169.00 5536.00 1977 - 2019 Monthly




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Germany 37452.00 Dec/17
India 610590.00 May/19
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Japan 2773100.00 May/19
Mexico 1835.07 May/19
Saudi Arabia 16119.00 Dec/17
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South Korea 1485684.00 May/19
Spain 7952.79 May/19
Switzerland 1371.00 Apr/19
Turkey 4022254.00 May/19
United Kingdom 2940.00 Mar/19
United States 6227283.00 Mar/19


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