Sri Lanka: Purchasing Managers Index (PMI), manufacturing

(measure: index points, source: Central Bank of Sri Lanka)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Purchasing Managers Index (PMI), manufacturing in Sri Lanka, April, 2020: For that indicator, we provide data for Sri Lanka from May 2015 to April 2020. The average value for Sri Lanka during that period was 54.51 index points with a minimum of 24.2 index points in April 2020 and a maximum of 67.3 index points in May 2015. Click on the following link to see the values of Purchasing Managers Index (PMI), manufacturing around the world.
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Measure: index points
Source: Central Bank of Sri Lanka

Definition: The manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) is an indicator of economic health for the manufacturing sector. The purpose of the PMI is to provide information about current business conditions to company decision makers, analysts and purchasing managers. Each country PMI survey for the manufacturing sector is based on questionnaire responses that cover the following economic variables: output, new orders, new export orders, backlogs of work, output prices, input prices, suppliers’ delivery times, stocks of finished goods, quantity of purchases, stocks of purchases, employment, future output. The manufacturing PMI is a number from 0 to 100. A PMI above 50 represents an expansion when compared with the previous month. A PMI reading under 50 represents a contraction, and a reading at 50 indicates no change.
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