The number of unemployed persons in Sri Lanka decreased to 387460 in the fourth quarter of 2019 from 437797 in the third quarter of 2019.
Unemployed Persons in Sri Lanka averaged 483977.75 from 1990 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 953794 in the fourth quarter of 1990 and a record low of 282648 in the second quarter of 2012. This page provides - Sri Lanka Unemployed Persons - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Sri Lanka Unemployed Persons - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on July of 2020. source: Department of Census and Statistics - Sri Lanka
Unemployed Persons in Sri Lanka is expected to be 420000.00 by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployed Persons in Sri Lanka to stand at 421000.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Sri Lanka Unemployed Persons is projected to trend around 429000.00 in 2021, according to our econometric models.