The number of employed persons in Sri Lanka decreased to 8155341 in the third quarter of 2019 from 8203018 in the second quarter of 2019. Sri Lanka Employed Persons - data, historical chart, and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2020 from its official source.

Employed Persons in Sri Lanka averaged 7182071.63 from 1990 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 8554179 in the third quarter of 2015 and a record low of 4962105 in the fourth quarter of 1992. This page provides - Sri Lanka Employed Persons - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. source: Department of Census and Statistics - Sri Lanka

Employed Persons in Sri Lanka is expected to be 8230000.00 by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Employed Persons in Sri Lanka to stand at 8400000.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Sri Lanka Employed Persons is projected to trend around 8400000.00 in 2021, according to our econometric models.

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Sri Lanka Employed Persons

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
8155341.00 8203018.00 8554179.00 4962105.00 1990 - 2019 Quarterly
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Sri Lanka Employed Persons
In Sri Lanka, employed persons are individuals with a minimum required age who work during a certain time for a business.