Copyright 2017 - District Planning Secretariat - Hambantota

Economically Active Population -2016

Male - 66.1%   Female - 33.9%

Labor force participation rate - 2016

Male -77.8%  Female - 37.5%   Total - 57.0%

Percentage Distribution of employed population by major industry group - 2016

Agriculture - 36.6%    Industries - 26.2%       Services - 37.2%

Unemployment Rate -2016

Southern Province - 5.6%  Hambantota District - 5.2%

Literacy Rate - 2016

Male - 90.8%   Female -90.0%   Total - 90.4%

Sri Lanka - 93.1%