Sri Lanka Statistics and Facts (2020) | By the Numbers

Sri Lanka Statistics and Facts

Sri Lanka Statistics and FactsHere are a few of the most interesting Sri Lanka statistics and facts I was able to dig up. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Sri Lanka Statistics and Facts

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  • Population: 20.969 million (2018)
  • National Languages: Sinhala and Tamil
  • Capital Cities: Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte and Colombo
  • Largest City: Colombo
  • List of Major Cities in Sri Lanka : 
    • Colombo
    • Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte
    • Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
    • Moratuwa
    • Negombo
    • Kandy
    • Kalmunai
    • Vavuniya
    • Galle
    • Trincomalee