Sri Lanka

Summary

Form of Government
Republic
Semi-presidential system
Unitary state
Capital
Currency Used
Official Language
Contained by
Area
65,610 km² (25332 mi²)
GDP (nominal)
2,875,625,000 (1973, US$)
49567521670.0 (2010, US$)
1,419,629,929 (1960, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
4,400 (2008, US$)
Population
 

Country

Languages spoken
ISO Short Name
SRI LANKA
FIPS Code
CE
Administrative Divisions
National anthem
Currency Formerly Used
Calling Code
94
Internet TLD
lk
 

Dated location

Date founded
1948-02-04
 

Taxonomy Subject

entry
Library of Congress Classification (DS, 488, 490)
 

Organization member

Member of
South Asia Co-operative Environment Programme
United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
 

Countries

Continent
 

Cryptid area of occurrence

Cryptid(s) found here
Devil Bird
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Sri Lankan
 

Cyclone-affected area

Affected by cyclones
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Sri Lanka (1972-05-22)
 

Beer country / region

Beers from here
 

Olympic participating country

Athletic performances
IOC Code
SRI
Olympics participated in
Athletes
 

Location

Adjoins
Time zone(s)
UTC+5:30
People born here
Geolocation
80.4303409836 × 7.56534590164
Adjectival form
Sri Lankan
Contains
Events
Partially contained by
 

Statistical region

Life expectancy
62.709 (1970)
63.31 (1971)
63.898 (1972)
Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
2.371 (1988)
1.799 (1989)
2.329 (1990)
Fertility rate
4.734 (1967)
4.609 (1968)
4.477 (1969)
GDP growth rate
2.473 (1988)
2.299 (1989)
4.226 (1961)
Internet users as percentage of population
1.81 (2005)
2.564 (2006)
0 (1990)
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Governing officials
Agencies
Ceylon Ministry of External Affairs and Defence
Sri Lanka Ministry of Defence, Public Security, Law and Order
Government
Government positions
Government bodies
 

Filming location

Featured In Films
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Administrative Area

Adjectival form
Sri Lankan
Administrative parent
Administrative children
Short name
lk
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
 

Sport Country

Multi-event tournaments participated in
Athletic performances
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