The total population in Sri Lanka was estimated at 21.7 million people in 2018, according to the latest census figures. Sri Lanka Population - data, historical chart, and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2020 from its official source.
Looking back, in the year of 1960, Sri Lanka had a population of 9.9 million people. This page provides - Sri Lanka Population - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. source: Department of Census and Statistics - Sri Lanka
Population in Sri Lanka is expected to reach 22.13 Million by the end of 2020, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Sri Lanka Population is projected to trend around 22.36 Million in 2021 and 22.59 Million in 2022, according to our econometric models.