Annual Report 2022


Volume I


Preliminary Pages

List of Acronyms

Part I

   Key Economic Indicators

   Key Social Indicators


      1. Economic, Price and Financial System Stability, Outlook and Policies

      2. National Output, Expenditure, Income and Employment

      3. Economic and Social Infrastructure

      4. Prices and Wages

      5. External Sector Developments and Policies

      6. Fiscal Policy and Government Finance

      7. Monetary Policy, Interest Rates, Money and Credit

      8. Financial Sector Performance and System Stability


   Box Articles

      1. Sri Lanka’s Disinflation Process

      2. Sri Lanka’s Economic Adjustment Programme Supported by an Extended Fund Facility Arrangement of the International Monetary Fund

      3. Highlights of ‘the Central Bank of Sri Lanka Act’

      4. Rebasing of National Accounts Estimates to Base Year 2015

      5. Fighting Child Malnutrition in Sri Lanka amidst the Economic Crisis

      6. Rebasing of Consumer Price Indices to Base Year 2021

      7. Monitoring of Export Proceeds Repatriations and Conversions

      8. Post-Debt Restructuring Policy Priorities for Strengthening External Sector Balance

      9. The Role of Central Banks in Preventing Systemic Financial Crises and Restoring Public Confidence in the Banking Sector

     10. Establishment of a Macroprudential Authority in Sri Lanka

     11. The Central Bank Intervention in Addressing Systemic Liquidity Issues during Stress Periods to Ensure Monetary and Financial Stability

     12. Financial Consumer Protection Framework: A Way Forward

     13. Strengthening the Financial Safety Net in Sri Lanka

     14. Major Economic Policy Measures



      1. The Socio-Economic Crisis in 2022, Policy Actions and Outcomes Towards Restoring Stability

      2. Annual GDP Growth Rate

      3. Performance of the Economic and Social Infrastructure

      4. Movements of Prices and Wages – 2022

      5. Performance of the External Sector

      6. Performance of the Fiscal Sector

      7. Monetary Sector Developments

      8. Performance of the Financial Sector

Statistical Appendix

Special Statistical Appendix


Volume II


Preliminary Pages

Part II

Accounts and Operations of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka

Part III

Administrative Measures Adopted by the Government and the Monetary Board During the Year Relating to the Functions and Operations of the Central Bank and Banking Institutions in Sri Lanka

Part IV

Major Legislative Enactments of 2022 Relating to the Functions and Operations of the Central Bank and Banking Institutions in Sri Lanka


Full Text - Volume I

Full Text - Volume II