Northern province topped GDP growth rate in 2012

Sunday, 15 September 2013 - 20:28


Sri Lanka GDP at constant prices grew by 6.4 percent in 2012, while the GDP at current market prices grew by 15.9 percent to 7,582 billion rupees with a per capita income of 373 thousand 001 rupees.


Provincial Gross Domestic Product for 2012 computed by the Statistics Department of Central Bank of Sri Lanka by dis-aggregating the Gross Domestic Product at current market prices estimated by the Department of Census and Statistics.


As in the previous year, the Western Province provided the highest contribution to GDP in 2012.