About Sri Lanka
Central, North Central, Northern, North Western, Sabaragamuwa, Southern, Uva, Western, Eastern Province.
Sinhala (official and national language) 74%, Tamil (national language) 18%, Other 8%
Note: English (a link language commonly) is used in government and spoken competently by about 10% of the population
Buddhism 70 %, Hinduism 16 %, Christianity 7 %, Islam 7 %
Rice, sugarcane, grains, pulses, oilseed, spices, tea, rubber, coconutsm milk, eggs, hides, beef, fish
Processing of rubber, tea, coconuts, tobacco and other agricultural commodities, telecommunications, insurance, banking, clothing, textiles; cement, petroleum refining.
Yellow with two panels; the smaller hoist-side panel has two equal vertical bands of green (hoist side) and orange; the other panel is a large dark red rectangle with a yellow lion holding a sword, and there is a yellow bo leaf in each corner; the yellow field appears as a border around the entire flag and extends between the two panels