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Suriname

Suriname (, US also , sometimes spelled Surinam), officially known as the Republic of Suriname (Dutch: Republiek Suriname [reːpyˌblik syːriˈnaːmə]), is a country on the northeastern Atlantic coast of South America. It is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean to the north, French Guiana to the east, Guyana to the west and Brazil to the south. At just under 165,000 square kilometers (64,000 square miles), it is the smallest sovereign state in South America. Suriname has a population of approximately 575,990, most of whom live on the country's north coast, in and around the capital and largest city, Paramaribo. Suriname was long inhabited by various indigenous people before being invaded and contested by European powers from the 16th century, eventually coming under Dutch rule in the late 17th century. As the chief sugar colony during the Dutch colonial period, it was primarily a plantation economy dependent on African slaves and, following the abolition of slavery in 1863, indentured servants from Asia. Suriname was ruled by the Dutch-chartered company Society of Suriname between 1683 and 1795. In 1954, Suriname became one of the constituent countries of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. On 25 November 1975, the cou... [More]
  • Last : 8,815.4
  • High : 9,078.9
  • Low : 8,673.9
  • Max Fluctuation : 131.5
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.48%
  • Open : 9,017.7
  • Time : 06:58:09
  • Yesterday : 9,009.3
  • Change % : 2.2%
  • Change : 193.9
  • Last : 1,728.39
  • High : 1,734.84
  • Low : 1,726.22
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.48
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.03%
  • Open : 1,734.84
  • Time : 06:58:10
  • Yesterday : 1,735.17
  • Change % : 0.39%
  • Change : 6.78
  • Last : 33.16
  • High : 33.42
  • Low : 32.55
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.26
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.33%
  • Open : 33.42
  • Time : 06:56:25
  • Yesterday : 33.41
  • Change % : 0.75%
  • Change : 0.25
  • Last : 0.9179
  • High : 0.9184
  • Low : 0.9168
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.9182
  • Time : 06:57:05
  • Yesterday : 0.9179
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

127.40 19 Dec 97.1 -129 : 297 Quarterly Dec/19

Capital Flows

0 19 Dec 191 -168 : 384 Quarterly Dec/19

Competitiveness Index

0 15 Dec 3.75 3.67 : 3.75 Yearly Points

Competitiveness Rank

0 15 Dec 106 106 : 114 Yearly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

162.70 20 Mar 148 94.3 : 163 Monthly Mar/20

Coronavirus Cases

0 20 May 11 1 : 11 Daily May/20

Coronavirus Deaths

0 20 May 1 0 : 1 Daily May/20

Coronavirus Recovered

0 20 May 9 0 : 72 Daily May/20

Corporate Tax Rate

36.00 20 Dec 36 36 : 36 Yearly Dec/20

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 43 30 : 45 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 73 49 : 100 Yearly

Credit Rating

0 20 May : Monthly 23

Crude Oil Production

0 20 Jan 14 5 : 17 Monthly Jan/20

Currency

7.43 20 May 7.43 2.67 : 7.74 Daily

Current Account

0 19 Dec -102 -225 : 248 Quarterly Dec/19

Current Account to GDP

-6.10 19 Dec -2.9 -30.44 : 53.23 Yearly Dec/19

Deposit Interest Rate

8.60 20 Mar 8.7 6.2 : 9.4 Monthly Mar/20

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 165 148 : 165 Yearly

Exports

576.00 19 Dec 554 265 : 739 Quarterly Dec/19

Fiscal Expenditure

0 18 Dec 7135 1772 : 7934 Yearly Dec/18

Food Inflation

22.20 20 Mar 7.8 -1.14 : 44.7 Monthly Mar/20

Foreign Direct Investment

0 19 Dec 13.4 -83.2 : 129 Quarterly Dec/19

GDP

3.60 19 Dec 3.43 0.1 : 5.24 Yearly Dec/19

GDP Annual Growth Rate

2.10 19 Dec 2.6 -8.8 : 10.8 Yearly Dec/19

GDP Constant Prices

0 19 Dec 9718 7669 : 10202 Yearly Dec/19

GDP Per Capita Ppp

13775.90 18 Dec 13636 9461 : 15286 Yearly

GDP per capita

8048.60 18 Dec 7967 3335 : 8931 Yearly

Gold Reserves

1.70 19 Dec 1.3 0.6 : 8.8 Quarterly Dec/19

Government Budget

-7.90 18 Dec -9.2 -10.6 : 5.7 Yearly Dec/18

Government Budget Value

-2956.90 18 Dec -2240 -2957 : 458 Yearly Dec/18

Government Debt

0 19 Dec 18733 953 : 22375 Yearly Dec/19

Government Debt to GDP

81.40 18 Dec 86.9 15.66 : 115 Yearly Dec/18

Government Revenues

0 18 Dec 5114 1740 : 5970 Yearly Dec/18

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 50539 5299 : 51066 Quarterly

Imports

448.60 19 Dec 456 221 : 594 Quarterly Dec/19

Inflation Rate

17.60 20 Mar 7 -11.68 : 586 Monthly Mar/20

Inflation Rate Mom

10.00 20 Mar 2.5 -1.7 : 15.6 Monthly Mar/20

Interbank Rate

12.60 19 Sep 9.3 5.4 : 18.6 Daily Sep/19

Interest Rate

25.00 20 May 25 4 : 25 Quarterly May/20

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 2752 167 : 2752 Quarterly

Lending Rate

15.20 20 Mar 15.2 11.5 : 16.2 Monthly Mar/20

Personal Income Tax Rate

38.00 20 Dec 38 38 : 38 Yearly Dec/20

Population

0.59 19 Dec 0.58 0.29 : 0.59 Yearly Dec/19

Sales Tax Rate

10.00 20 Dec 10 10 : 10 Yearly Dec/20

Unemployment Rate

7.40 19 Dec 7.6 5.5 : 17 Yearly Dec/19
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade 127.40 50 158 125 50 158 Dec/19
Consumer Price Index Cpi 162.70 151 152 172 150 159 Mar/20
Corporate Tax Rate 36.00 36 36 36 36 36 Dec/20
Currency 7.43 7.47 7.49 7.52 7.45 7.56
Current Account to GDP -6.10 -7.5 -7.5 -6.5 -7.5 -6.5 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 8.60 -1.4 -1.4 -3.9 -1.4 -3.9 Mar/20
Exports 576.00 480 570 540 500 580 Dec/19
Food Inflation 22.20 10 8 7.5 15 6.5 Mar/20
GDP 3.60 3.8 3.8 4.2 3.8 4.2 Dec/19
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.10 -4 -4 0.5 -4 0.5 Dec/19
GDP Per Capita Ppp 13775.90 14100 14100 14021 14100 14300
GDP per capita 8048.60 8200 8200 8300 8192 8300
Gold Reserves 1.70 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 Dec/19
Government Budget -7.90 -12 -12 -9.1 -12 -10.5 Dec/18
Government Budget Value -2956.90 -2526 -2526 -2526 -2526 -2751 Dec/18
Government Debt to GDP 81.40 87 87 83 87 83 Dec/18
Imports 448.60 430 412 415 450 422 Dec/19
Inflation Rate 17.60 6.5 6 5.5 7 4.7 Mar/20
Inflation Rate Mom 10.00 0.3 0.5 0.1 0.5 0.5 Mar/20
Interbank Rate 12.60 2.6 2.6 0.1 2.6 0.1 Sep/19
Interest Rate 25.00 15 15 12.5 15 12.5 May/20
Lending Rate 15.20 5.2 5.2 2.7 5.2 2.7 Mar/20
Personal Income Tax Rate 38.00 38 38 38 38 38 Dec/20
Population 0.59 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.61 Dec/19
Sales Tax Rate 10.00 10 10 10 10 10 Dec/20
Unemployment Rate 7.40 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.6 Dec/19