Sri Lanka: Housing and utilities prices

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 Sri Lanka

Housing and utilities price index, world average = 100

 Latest value 32.959
 Year 2017
 Measure index points
 Data availability 2017 - 2017
 Average 32.959
 Min - Max 32.959 - 32.959
 Source World Bank International Comparison Program
The index measures the cost of housing and utilities in Sri Lanka compared to other countries. Higher values mean more expensive housing, gas, electricity and other heating fuels. The data are from the 2017 edition of the International Comparison Program of the World Bank which updates the series every seven years. The housing and utilities price information for Sri Lanka and other countries remains valid for a few years as relative prices change slowly over time. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time. The value of that indicator for 2017 is 32.959 index points.
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Definition: The index reflects the cost of housing, gas, electricity and other fuels. The world average price level is set at 100. Higher values indicate more expensive housing and utilities prices relative to the world average and other countries.

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 Cost of living 52.19 2017 index points
 Food prices 85.113 2017 index points
 Fruit prices 98.52 2017 index points
 Vegetable prices 92.48 2017 index points
 Bread and cereal prices 72.97 2017 index points
 Milk, cheese, and eggs prices 94.28 2017 index points
 Meat prices 100.37 2017 index points
 Fish and seafood prices 61.32 2017 index points
 Alcohol beverage prices 204.91 2017 index points
 Clothing and footwear prices 44.55 2017 index points
 Housing and utilities prices 32.959 2017 index points
 Furniture and household maintenance prices 51.92 2017 index points
 Healthcare prices 19.65 2017 index points
 Transport prices 74.58 2017 index points
 Hotel and restaurant prices 49.53 2017 index points
 Vehicle prices 150.75 2017 index points
 Communication prices 50.63 2017 index points
 Recreation and culture prices 48.69 2017 index points
 Education prices 14.16 2017 index points
 Machinery and equipment prices 105.32 2017 index points
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