This page has economic forecasts for Suriname including a long-term outlook for the next decades, plus medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions for the next release affecting the Suriname economy.


MARKETS Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Currency 7.43
7.45 7.47 7.49 7.51 7.59
GDP Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate -2.10
percent
0.5 1 1 1 0.8
GDP 3.32
USD Billion
3.6 4 4 4 4.5
GDP per capita 8043.46
USD
8000 8100 8100 8100 8200
GDP per capita PPP 13767.12
USD
13400 13600 13600 13600 13800
GDP Constant Prices 9224.00
SRD Million
9154 9141 9129 9117 9045
LABOUR Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Unemployment Rate 9.70
percent
8.5 8 8 8 7.5
Population 0.56
Million
0.56 0.56 0.56 0.56 0.56
PRICES Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Inflation Rate 5.50
percent
8 7.9 7.8 6.4 7
Inflation Rate Mom 0.40
percent
0.82 0.66 0.72 0.7 0.7
Food Inflation 5.76
percent
8.5 8 8 7.5 7
Consumer Price Index Cpi 136.40
Index Points
141 143 143 145 162
MONEY Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Interest Rate 25.00
percent
25 20 20 20 8
Deposit Interest Rate 9.30
percent
9.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 -7.7
Lending Rate 14.30
percent
14.3 9.3 9.3 9.3 -2.7
Interbank Rate 17.40
percent
17.4 12.4 12.4 12.4 0.4
TRADE Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Balance of Trade 12.70
USD Million
-14.17 -39.93 -23.66 -27.49 1.12
Exports 537.20
USD Million
517 520 513 504 474
Imports 524.50
USD Million
513 560 536 532 473
Current Account -103.00
USD Million
-75.54 -86.23 -101 -76.67 -91.04
Current Account to GDP -4.40
percent
-3 -1.7 -1.7 -1.7 -2
Gold Reserves 1.13
Tonnes
1.14 1.12 1.13 1.13 1.13
Foreign Direct Investment 79.80
Millions USD
53.08 63.46 51.54 51.66 53.87
Crude Oil Production 17.00
BBL/D/1K
17 17 17 17 17
Capital Flows 28.40
USD Million
37.79 31.96 37.46 32.64 35.66
GOVERNMENT Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Government Debt to GDP 57.22
percent
41 38 38 38 35
Government Budget -5.70
percent of GDP
-5.7 -5.7 -5.7 -5.7 -5.7
Government Budget Value -1852.10
SRD Million
-2189 -2133 -2189 -2245 -2751
Government Debt 17915.40
SRD Million
24129 26420 28710 31001 44983
Government Revenues 4427.20
SRD Million
4527 4552 4577 4602 4828
Fiscal Expenditure 6279.30
SRD Million
6604 6685 6767 6848 7579
BUSINESS Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Internet Speed 2103.19
KBps
2021 2027 2152 2073 2043
IP Addresses 49087.00
IP
48900 48835 48772 48713 48279
Ease of Doing Business 165.00
164 164 164 164 164
Corruption Index 41.00
Points
41 41 41 41 41
Corruption Rank 77.00
77 77 77 77 77
Competitiveness Index 3.71
Points
4.21 4.21 4.21 4.21 6.71
Competitiveness Rank 110.00
110 110 110 110 110
TAXES Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Personal Income Tax Rate 38.00
percent
38 38 38 38 38
Corporate Tax Rate 36.00
percent
36 36 36 36 36
Sales Tax Rate 10.00
percent
10 10 10 10 10
CLIMATE Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Precipitation 142.17
mm
103 208 196 196 203
Temperature 26.67
celsius
26.68 25.62 26.72 26.72 26.81



Suriname - Economic Forecasts - 2018-2020 Outlook