Area Size: 65,610 km²
Population: 20.4 million
Standard of living:
Average life expectancy: 74.1 years
Infant mortality: 13.2 per 1,000 live births
Child mortality (children under 5 years): 15.3 per 1,000 live births
Maternal mortality: 17 per 100,000 live births
People living below 1.25 US$ per day: 14%
Births attended by skilled personnel: 98.5%
Estimated number of people living with HIV: 3.8 per 1,000
Estimated mortality of TB cases: 10 per 100,000 population
Malteser International has been working in Sri Lanka since 2005.
The database on this website presents an exemplary range of the projects realised in Sri Lanka.