Suriname GDP Annual Growth Rate 1977-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Suriname expanded 4.40 percent in 2013 from the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Suriname averaged 1.77 Percent from 1977 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 10.80 Percent in 1988 and a record low of -8.80 Percent in 1987. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Suriname is reported by the Central Bank of Suriname.


Suriname GDP Annual Growth Rate

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
4.40 3.90 10.80 -8.80 1977 - 2013 percent Yearly
Suriname is the smallest country in the South America. Suriname is a large producer of bauxite (the country has one of the world’s biggest reserves), gold and oil. As such, the economy is highly dependent on mining and drilling industry which accounts for 85 percent of total exports and 25 percent of government revenues. In recent years, the government has undertaken series of reforms aiming at increasing fiscal revenues and improving the infrastructure. As a result, the country is expected to keep the current pace of expansion. This page provides - Suriname GDP Annual Growth Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Suriname GDP Annual Growth Rate - was last refreshed on Friday, November 21, 2014.

Suriname GDP Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
GDP 5.23 5.01 5.23 0.09 USD Billion [+]
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.40 3.90 10.80 -8.80 percent [+]
GDP per capita 4636.69 4478.76 4636.69 343.21 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 15709.52 15174.46 15709.52 9641.97 USD [+]