Monday, 14 April 2014 - 8:36
Inflation at single digit in 2013
Sri Lanka's economy rebounded recording 7.3 percent growth in 2013, while inflation remained at single digit levels for the fifth consecutive year, gradually declining to mid-single digit levels by end of 2013.
Economic growth was broad based with positive contributions from all sectors, supported by favourable weather conditions and improved global demand.
With the steady rise in economic growth, GDP per capita income rose to 3,280 dollars in 2013.