Demographics of Sri Lanka

Religions and Ethnicity
ReligionsBuddhist (official) 69.1%, Muslim 7.6%, Hindu 7.1%, Christian 6.2%, unspecified 10% (2001 census provisional data)
Ethnic groupsSinhalese 73.8%, Sri Lankan Moors 7.2%, Indian Tamil 4.6%, Sri Lankan Tamil 3.9%, other 0.5%, unspecified 10% (2001 census provisional data)
Demographics
Total fertility rate2.17 children born/woman (2012)
Diabetes prevalence7.60 % of population ages 20 to 79
GINI index36.4 40.3 41.1
Intentional homicides3.40 per 100,000 people (2011)3.60 per 100,000 people (2010)4.70 per 100,000 people (2009)
Intentional homicides of Sri Lanka
Total Population21.9 Million (2014)21.7 Million (2013)21.5 Million (2012)
Total Population of Sri Lanka
Population Growth0.86 % (2014)0.89 % (2013)0.91 % (2012)
Population Growth of Sri Lanka
Land per Capita0.00 Square kilometer per capita
Population density333 capita per square kilometer (2014)330 capita per square kilometer (2013)327 capita per square kilometer (2012)
Population density of Sri Lanka
Technology and Infrastructure
Vehicles per 1000 people48.4 per 1,000 people (2010)46.5 per 1,000 people (2009)46.3 per 1,000 people (2008)
Vehicles per 1000 people of Sri Lanka
Vehicles per km of road8.77 per km of road (2010)8.34 per km of road (2009)9.19 per km of road (2003)
Vehicles per km of road of Sri Lanka
Mobile cellular subscriptions95.5 per 100 people (2013)91.6 per 100 people (2012)87.5 per 100 people (2011)
Mobile cellular subscriptions of Sri Lanka
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers1.99 per 100 people (2013)1.68 per 100 people (2012)1.72 per 100 people (2011)
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers of Sri Lanka
Internet users21.9 per 100 people (2013)18.3 per 100 people (2012)15.0 per 100 people (2011)
Internet users of Sri Lanka