The Central Bank of Sri Lanka Thursday announced the release of its annual publication of country's socio- economic data for the current year prepared by its Statistics Department.
The 36th volume of the data folder, Sri Lanka Socio-Economic Data 2013, contains 87 statistical tables and 12 charts covering the latest information on socio economic conditions in Sri Lanka, human resources, national accounts, agriculture, industry, economic and social infrastructure, prices and wages, external trade and tourism, external finance, fiscal sector and financial sector.
The most recent Provincial Gross Domestic Production (PGDP) and Prosperity Index statistics are also included in the folder along with the key socio economic data for the SAARC and South East Asian regions.
The Central Bank says the data folder will be a very useful reference material for policy makers, researchers, academics, professionals, students and the general public, as this presents a wide range of socio-economic data of current interest in summary form.
The data folder is priced at Rs. 100 per copy for the English version and Rs.30 per copy for the Sinhala/Tamil version and is available for sale at the Sales and Distribution Counter of the Central Bank at its Centre for Banking Studies, 58, Sri Jayewardenepura Mawatha, Rajagiriya, Provincial Offices of the Central Bank in Matara, Matale, Anuradhapura, Trincomalee and Jaffna and leading bookshops.