SRI LANKA

(rupee = 100 cents)

175-LKR

Last 120 days

Text Box: 	On 14 December 2005, the Sri Lanka central bank issued a new series of coins in the denominations of 25 and 50 cents, 1, 2 and 5 rupees.  	The lower denominations of 1, 2, 5 and 10 cents, although legal tender, are not seen in circulation and not in general issued by banks.
	The observe and reverse designs of the new coins remained identical to the existing circulating coins of the same denominations. However their weights and alloys have been changed for easy identification purposes.	
Text Box: Import / Export restrictions:
	Foreign currency:
  In: free up to equivalent of 10 000 $ (if more - declaration)
 Out: up to amount imported and declared 
	Local currency:
  In: free up to 5 000 LKR (50)
 Out: free up to 5 000 LKR (50)
Oval: to the rates

NOTES in circulation (1991+)

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LKR 5 000 (2011,15)

LKR 2 000 (2006)

LKR 1 000 (2018)

LKR 1 000 (2011,15)

LKR 1 000 (2006)

LKR 1 000 (1991,2006)

LKR 500 (2011,16)

LKR 500 (1991,2006)

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LKR 200 (1998,)

LKR 100 (2011,15)

LKR 100 (1991+)

LKR 50 (2011,16)

LKR 50 (1991+)

LKR 20 (2010,15)

LKR 20 (1991+)

LKR 10 (2000+)

LKR 10 (1991+)

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NOTES and COINS we buy

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Notes

LKR (rupees) 5 000, 2 000, 1 000, 500, 200, 100, 50, 20 (1991+)(LKR 10 replacet with coin in 2010)

xx / xx %

in circulation

older issues rupees 100, 50, 20, 10, 5 (1970+)

xx / xx %

redeemable

older 100, 50, 20, 10, 5, 2, 1 Central Bank of Sri Lanka (1950+) should be redeemable too

xx / xx %

redeemable ?

 

 

 

 

Coins

rupees 10, 5, 2, 1; cents 50, 25 (2005+)

xx / xx %

in circulation

older rupees 10, 5, 2, 1; cents 50, 25, 10, 5, 2, 1 (1972+) are in circulation or redeemable

xx / xx %

 

Area

(sq km)

Population (2005)

Language/Ethnicity

Ethnicity / Religion

Life duration

GDP per capita

(world position)

64 740

20 222 440

Sinhalese 74 %

Buddhist 70 %

male 70.60

2004 : 3 882 (112)

Colombo 656 100

Tamil 18 %

Hindu 15%

female 75.86

2005 : 4 300 (142)

 

Moor 7 %

Christian 8 %

 

 

10 rupee (2009)