Sri Lanka


Currency

The official currency of Sri Lanka is Rupee (code: LKR).

Capital

Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte

Location

Sri Lanka is located in Asia.


Sri Lanka Location

Population

Estimated population (2012): 20,359,439

Estimated population (1901): 3,565,954

Flag


Sri Lanka Flag

Economy

The main economic sectors of Sri Lanka are: tourism, tea export, apparel, textile, rice production and other agricultural products. Also the money sent by the Srilankans working abroad (mainly in middle east) plays an important role in Sri Lanka's economy.


The most popular places in Sri Lanka among international travellers

Udawalawe National Park

Udawalawe National Park
Sigiriya

Sigiriya