Sri Lanka: Medical tourism profile



Inbound medical tourism 2019 Under 500
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Tourists 2019 1.91 million
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Population 2021 21.5 million
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Sri Lanka has 207 private hospitals and 181 medical centres. The Private Health Association includes the majority of Sri Lanka’s private hospitals, nursing homes and private healthcare providers as members.


Medical tourism numbers in

A few hundred people is probable.


Medical tourism numbers out

A few hundred.


Medical tourism promotion

The Sri Lankan domestic healthcare market may be growing but it is yet to have any impact in Asia or the global medical tourism stage. Sri Lanka has got huge potential to offer, both on medical treatment and leisure tourism at affordable prices, but has yet to create its presence and position on the map.

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