Sri Lanka is an island in the Indian Ocean off the southeast tip of India with the capital of Colombo. It’s habited by approximately 21,9 million people. Ethnically Sri Lanka is a mix of Sinhalese (majority), Sri Lankan Moors, Indian Tamil, and Sri Lankan Tamil. Mainly religions are Buddhist, Islam and Hindu. Spoken languages are Sinhala and Tamil. Most of the land is flat and rolling; mountains in the south-central region rise to over 8,000 ft (2,438 m).