flag of Sri Lanka
National Flag

Country name: Sri Lanka

Type of Government: Presidential Republic

Neighbouring countries: Iran Afghanistan Pakistan Bangladesh Bhutan India Maldives Nepal

Continent/Sub-continent: Asia Southern Asia

Neighbourhood Continents: Africa Oceania Americas Europe

Adjacent Sub-continents: Eastern Asia South-Eastern Asia Central Asia Western Asia

National Currency: LKR Sri Lanka Rupee

Country information for Sri Lanka with demographics details, continent, sub-continent, currency, flag, capital, and languages.

Specifications

Area 65,610 (65.6K) Sq.Kms.
40,768 (40.7K) Sq.Miles
Birth Rate 15.90/1,000 Population
Death Rate 6.1/1,000 Population
Life Expectancy 76.60 Years
Population 21,513,990 (21.5M)
Capital Colombo
CoastLine 1,340 (1.34K) Kms.
ISO Code LK
ISO (num) Code 144
ISO Code LKA
FIPS Code CE
Currency LKR Sri Lanka Rupee
Dialing Prefix +94
Goverment Form Presidential republic
Admin Divions
1st: Provinces
2nd: Districts

Languages

1 Dravidian - Tamil
2 Indo-European - English
3 Indo-European - Sinhalese, Sinhala