Suriname | Economic Forecasts | 2016-2020 Outlook

MARKETS Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Currency 7.48 7.54 7.62 7.69 7.84 8.96 [+]
GDP Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate -2.10 -3 -3 -3 -3 3 percent [+]
GDP 5.15 4.9 4.9 5.06 4.9 4.91 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita 9114.88 9385 9413 9440 9468 10282 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 15687.23 16136 16200 16264 16328 17495 USD [+]
LABOUR Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Unemployment Rate 8.90 8.69 8.71 8.72 8.74 7.32 percent [+]
Population 0.54 0.54 0.54 0.54 0.54 0.55 Million [+]
PRICES Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Inflation Rate 52.40 69.24 85 75 70 15 percent [+]
Food Inflation 129.30 133 134 135 135 136 percent [+]
MONEY Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Interest Rate 12.50 15 15 15 15 8 percent [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 8.30 8.6 8.73 8.86 8.98 10.17 percent [+]
Lending Rate 13.90 14.2 14.46 14.7 14.93 17.04 percent [+]
Interbank Rate 11.50 11.53 11.54 11.53 11.53 11.53 percent [+]
TRADE Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Balance of Trade 154.40 146 141 180 147 73.14 USD Million [+]
Exports 453.10 440 440 463 447 449 USD Million [+]
Imports 298.70 318 318 322 329 327 USD Million [+]
Current Account 43.70 12.93 -12.42 -33.19 -48.07 -21.93 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 3.80 2 2 2 2 6.3 percent [+]
Remittances 15725.73 15895 15905 15915 15926 16662 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 0.79 0.83 0.81 0.8 0.8 0.8 Tonnes [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 61.30 67.8 68.27 64.93 64.1 65.61 [+]
Crude Oil Production 17.00 17 17 17 17 17 BBL/D/1K [+]
Capital Flows 44.10 24.73 105 22.91 80.22 66.03 USD Million [+]
GOVERNMENT Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Government Debt to GDP 39.61 28.12 33.79 39.47 45.14 29.72 percent [+]
Government Budget -9.80 -6.87 -8.39 -9.91 -11.43 -10.91 percent of GDP [+]
Government Budget Value -1742.70 -1554 -1665 -1694 -1723 -1336 SRD Million [+]
Government Debt 7127.00 7136 7878 8054 8231 10468 SRD Million [+]
Government Revenues 3398.70 3515 3434 3424 3414 3379 SRD Million [+]
Fiscal Expenditure 5005.70 5236 5279 5306 5333 5834 SRD Million [+]
BUSINESS Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Ease of Doing Business 158.00 158 158 158 159 159 [+]
Corruption Index 45.00 36 37 37 37 38 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 64.00 88.83 86.27 83.71 81.14 81.06 [+]
Competitiveness Index 3.71 3.71 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.69 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 110.00 111 111 111 111 110 [+]
TAXES Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Corporate Tax Rate 36.00 36 36 36 36 36 percent [+]
Personal Income Tax Rate 38.00 38 38 38 38 38 percent [+]
Sales Tax Rate 10.00 10 10 10 10 10 percent [+]





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. 3/24/2017