Sri Lanka Second Quarter GDP: Summary

Following is a summary of Sri Lanka’s second quarter GDP growth from the Department of Census and Statistics in Colombo.

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                                   2Q     1Q     4Q     3Q     2Q     1Q     4Q
                                 2014   2014   2013   2013   2013   2013   2012
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                               -------------------- YoY% ----------------------
GDP                              7.8%   7.6%   8.2%   7.8%   6.8%   6.1%   6.3%
Agri./Forestry/Fishing           6.5%   0.2%  10.4%   7.0%  -1.1%   3.4%   0.3%
Industry                        12.2%  12.6%  10.7%   8.1%  10.1%  10.7%  13.4%
 Mining/Quarrying                9.3%  15.4%   5.4%  12.5%  12.6%  17.8%  18.8%
 Manufacturing                  10.4%   8.9%  11.9%   6.0%   5.3%   6.4%   4.9%
 Elect./Gas/Water                3.2%  -0.3%   3.6%  11.2%  16.2%  10.4%   7.4%
 Construction                   19.7%  22.5%  12.5%  10.0%  17.8%  18.2%  33.8%
Services                         5.8%   6.5%   6.5%   7.9%   6.6%   4.3%   3.7%
 Wholesale/Retail trade          5.9%   8.3%   7.1%   7.6%   6.0%   1.0%   2.3%
 Hotels/Restaurants             20.5%  23.2%  27.0%  13.6%  21.1%  18.6%  16.8%
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                                   2Q     1Q     4Q     3Q     2Q     1Q     4Q
                                 2014   2014   2013   2013   2013   2013   2012
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                               -------------------- YoY% ----------------------
 Transport/Communication         7.6%   7.3%   6.7%  11.8%   9.5%   9.5%   4.8%
 Banking/Insurance/Real estate   6.1%   5.1%   4.6%   6.7%   6.3%   6.1%   6.2%
 Dwelling ownership              1.7%   1.2%   3.3%   2.8%   2.1%   3.5%   2.1%
 Government services             1.2%   0.9%   2.7%   3.6%   3.9%   0.9%   0.7%
 Private services                6.4%   5.7%   8.7%   7.0%   7.8%   5.6%   6.6%
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Note: Figures are based at 2002 prices. Prior figures are taken from

earlier releases and may be revised.

Source: Department of Census and Statistics.

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