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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. Situated slightly north of the Equator, Suriname is a tropical country dominated by rain forests. Its extensive tree cover is vital to the country's efforts to mitigate climate change and maintain carbon negativity. A developing country with a high level of human development, Suriname's economy is heavily dependent on its abundant natural resources, namely bauxite, gold, petroleum and agricultural products. Suriname was inhabited as early as the fourth millennium BC by various indigenous peoples, including the Arawaks, Caribs, and Wayana. Europeans arrived in the 16th century, with the Dutch establishing con... [More]
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  • Max Fluctuation : 74.9
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.14%
  • Open : 18,924.9
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  • Yesterday : 18,926.4
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  • Max Fluctuation : 1.54
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0%
  • Open : 1,837.12
  • Time : 01:30:14
  • Yesterday : 1,836.85
  • Change % : 0.03%
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  • Last : 46.09
  • High : 46.14
  • Low : 46
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.04
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.02%
  • Open : 46
  • Time : 01:29:53
  • Yesterday : 45.99
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  • Change : 0.1
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Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

192.50 20 Jun 215 -129 : 297 Quarterly Sep/20

Capital Flows

0 20 Jun -40.5 -168 : 384 Quarterly

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

197.60 20 Aug 194 94.3 : 198 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 20 Nov 5311 0 : 5312 Daily Dec/20

Coronavirus Deaths

0 20 Nov 116 0 : 117 Daily Dec/20

Coronavirus Recovered

0 20 Nov 5185 0 : 5192 Daily Dec/20

Corporate Tax Rate

36.00 20 Dec 36 36 : 36 Yearly

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 43 30 : 45 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 73 49 : 100 Yearly

Credit Rating

0 20 Nov : Monthly 15

Crude Oil Production

0 20 Jul 14 5 : 17 Monthly

Currency

14.02 20 Nov 14.02 2.67 : 14.02 Daily

Current Account

0 20 Jun 22 -225 : 248 Quarterly

Current Account to GDP

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

Deposit Interest Rate

7.10 20 Sep 7.2 6.2 : 9.4 Monthly

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 165 148 : 165 Yearly

Exports

525.60 20 Jun 626 265 : 739 Quarterly

Fiscal Expenditure

0 19 Dec 7934 1772 : 12292 Yearly

Food Inflation

56.30 20 Aug 54.9 -1.14 : 56.3 Monthly

Foreign Direct Investment

0 20 Jun -49 -83.2 : 129 Quarterly

GDP

3.99 19 Dec 3.46 0.1 : 5.24 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

2.10 19 Dec 2.6 -8.8 : 10.8 Yearly

GDP Constant Prices

0 19 Dec 9718 7669 : 10202 Yearly

GDP Per Capita Ppp

16328.70 19 Dec 16609 11329 : 18304 Yearly

GDP per capita

7966.70 19 Dec 8104 3335 : 8931 Yearly

Gold Reserves

1.50 20 Jun 1.5 0.6 : 8.8 Quarterly

Government Budget

-7.90 18 Dec -9.2 -10.6 : 5.7 Yearly

Government Budget Value

-5857.10 19 Dec -1964 -5857 : 458 Yearly

Government Debt

0 19 Dec 18733 953 : 22375 Yearly

Government Debt to GDP

86.60 19 Dec 81.4 15.66 : 115 Yearly Dec/19

Government Revenues

0 19 Dec 5970 1740 : 6434 Yearly

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 50539 5299 : 51066 Quarterly

Imports

333.10 20 Jun 411 221 : 594 Quarterly

Inflation Rate

40.00 20 Aug 38.2 -11.68 : 586 Monthly Aug/20

Inflation Rate Mom

1.70 20 Aug 2.5 -1.7 : 15.6 Monthly

Interbank Rate

12.50 20 Sep 12.5 5.4 : 18.6 Monthly

Interest Rate

25.00 20 May 25 4 : 25 Quarterly May/20

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 2752 167 : 2752 Quarterly

Lending Rate

15.00 20 Sep 15 11.5 : 16.2 Monthly

Personal Income Tax Rate

38.00 20 Dec 38 38 : 38 Yearly

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

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 192.50 125 125 125 158 158 Sep/20
Consumer Price Index Cpi 197.60 191 213 243 152 163
Corporate Tax Rate 36.00 36 36 36 36 36
Currency 14.02 14.1 14.14 14.18 14.06 14.27
Current Account to GDP -6.10 -6.5 -6.5 -6.5 -7.5 -6.5 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 7.10 -5.1 -5.1 -5.1 -2.6 -5.1
Exports 525.60 540 540 540 570 580
Food Inflation 56.30 36 33 25 42 18
GDP 3.99 4.2 4.2 4.2 3.8 4.2
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.10 2.5 2.5 2.5 -4 2.5
GDP Per Capita Ppp 16328.70 16300 16300 16300 15900 16300
GDP per capita 7966.70 8000 8000 8000 7920 8000
Gold Reserves 1.50 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7
Government Budget -7.90 -9.1 -9.1 -9.1 -12 -10.5
Government Budget Value -5857.10 -2526 -2526 -2526 -2526 -2751
Government Debt to GDP 86.60 90 90 90 93 83 Dec/19
Imports 333.10 415 415 415 412 422
Inflation Rate 40.00 31 28 26 33 21 Aug/20
Inflation Rate Mom 1.70 1.1 0.7 0.5 1.5 0.5
Interbank Rate 12.50 0.3 0.3 0.3 7.4 7.4
Interest Rate 25.00 12.5 12.5 12.5 15 12.5 May/20
Lending Rate 15.00 2.6 2.6 2.6 4.4 4.4
Personal Income Tax Rate 38.00 38 38 38 38 38
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
Unemployment Rate 7.40 8.5 8.5 8.5 9.1 8.5 Dec/19