Sri Lanka: Stock price volatility

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 Sri Lanka

Stock price volatility, percent

 Latest value 22.24
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1985 - 2021
 Average 15.71
 Min - Max 5.84 - 32.16
 Source Global Financial Development Database
For that indicator, we provide data for Sri Lanka from 1985 to 2021. The average value for Sri Lanka during that period was 15.71 percent with a minimum of 5.84 percent in 2018 and a maximum of 32.16 percent in 2004. The latest value from 2021 is 22.24 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 87 countries is 20.14 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Sri Lanka - Stock price volatility - Recent values chart

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Sri Lanka - Stock price volatility - historical chart - 1985-2021




Definition: The stock price volatility index is the 360-day standard deviation of the return on the national stock market index.


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 Stock market capitalization, percent of GDP 14.24 2022 percent
 Stock market capitalization, in dollars 15.98 2020 billion U.S. dollars
 Stock market turnover ratio 15.89 2022 percent
 Listed companies 290 2022 companies
 Stock market value traded 2.03 2020 percent
 Stock market return 57.14 2021 percent
 Stock market access for smaller firms 66.34 2020 percent
 Stock market activity for smaller firms 47.50 2020 percent
 Stock price volatility 22.24 2021 percent
 Mutual fund assets 0.70 2019 percent
 Life insurance volume 0.71 2020 percent
 Non-life insurance premium volume 0.58 2020 percent
 Pension fund assets to GDP 0.54 2006 percent
 Insurance company assets 4.65 2020 percent
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