Suriname | Economic Forecasts | 2016-2020 Outlook

MARKETS Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Currency 7.28 7.35 7.43 7.5 7.57 8.74 [+]
GDP Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.50 3.03 2.98 2.93 2.88 2.86 percent [+]
GDP 4.88 5.02 4.9 4.9 4.92 4.91 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita 9279.38 9468 9524 9579 9634 10282 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 15970.34 16344 16419 16494 16568 17598 USD [+]
LABOUR Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Unemployment Rate 8.90 8.74 8.5 8.27 8.03 7.32 percent [+]
Population 0.54 0.54 0.54 0.54 0.54 0.55 Million [+]
PRICES Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Inflation Rate 77.10 85.46 92.34 94.67 96.99 15 percent [+]
Food Inflation 46.97 53.45 54.63 54.84 54.93 54.98 percent [+]
MONEY Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Interest Rate 12.50 12.5 12.5 12.5 12.5 8 percent [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 8.30 8.47 8.6 8.73 8.86 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 Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Balance of Trade 42.20 7.03 -34.46 -55.9 -51.47 -24.27 USD Million [+]
Exports 344.70 357 352 348 346 348 USD Million [+]
Imports 302.50 311 312 312 312 312 USD Million [+]
Current Account -52.40 -236 -224 -208 -208 -220 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 3.80 10.97 9.01 7.05 5.09 6.3 percent [+]
Remittances 15725.73 15926 15969 16013 16057 16662 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 0.56 0.54 0.58 0.56 0.57 0.56 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 62.80 192 67.86 195 73.44 156 USD Million [+]
GOVERNMENT Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Government Debt to GDP 39.61 45.14 43.52 41.89 40.27 29.72 percent [+]
Government Budget -9.80 -11.43 -11.15 -10.87 -10.59 -10.91 percent of GDP [+]
Government Revenues 3398.70 3515 3434 3424 3414 3379 SRD Million [+]
Government Budget Value -1742.70 -1554 -1665 -1694 -1723 -1336 SRD Million [+]
Government Debt 7127.00 7136 7878 8054 8231 10468 SRD Million [+]
Fiscal Expenditure 5005.70 5236 5279 5306 5333 5834 SRD Million [+]
BUSINESS Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Ease of Doing Business 158.00 157 158 158 159 159 [+]
Corruption Index 36.00 34.06 34.06 34.06 34.06 34.46 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 88.00 81.14 82.38 83.61 84.84 81.06 [+]
Competitiveness Index 3.71 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.69 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 110.00 111 111 110 110 110 [+]
TAXES Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Personal Income Tax Rate 38.00 38 38 38 38 38 percent [+]
Corporate Tax Rate 36.00 36 36 36 36 36 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. 12/2/2016