PSYCHIATRY IN SRI LANKA : AN OVERVIEW Dr

Sri Lanka now has a population nearing 13 5 million, the majority of whom are Sinhalese (72 per cent). The other major ethnic groups are the Tamils (27 per cent) and the Muslims (7 per cent). The religion of most of the Sinhalese people is Buddhism and that of the Tamils is Hinduism (67 per cent and 17 percent oi the total population respectively… CONTINUE READING