Suriname | Economic Forecasts | 2016-2020 Outlook

MARKETS Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Currency 7.40 7.5 7.57 7.64 7.72 8.82 [+]
GDP Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate -2.10 -3 -3 -3 -3 3 percent [+]
GDP 4.88 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 15970.34 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 55.50 42.97 85 75 70 15 percent [+]
Food Inflation 46.97 54.63 54.84 54.93 54.96 54.98 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 42.20 -34.46 -55.9 -51.47 -31.16 -24.27 USD Million [+]
Exports 344.70 352 348 346 346 348 USD Million [+]
Imports 302.50 312 312 312 312 312 USD Million [+]
Current Account -52.40 -236 -224 -208 -208 -220 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 0.56 0.58 0.56 0.57 0.56 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 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 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 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Ease of Doing Business 158.00 158 158 158 159 159 [+]
Corruption Index 36.00 34.06 34.06 34.06 34.06 34.46 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 88.00 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
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. 1/23/2017