Bank pre-tax ROE reached 20.3 % in 2018 in Sri Lanka, according to the National Central Bank. This is 17.6 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank pre-tax ROE in Sri Lanka reached an all time high of 28.6 % in 2012 and an all time low of 20.3 % in 2018. When compared to Sri Lanka's main peers, bank pre-tax ROE in India amounted to -0.160 %, 12.6 % in Malaysia, 15.5 % in Maldives and -0.332 % in Myanmar in 2018.
Sri Lanka has been ranked 21st within the group of 116 countries we follow in terms of bank pre-tax ROE.