General Information for Suriname Suriname Flag Icon

What is the capital city of Suriname ?Paramaribo
What is the total area of Suriname ? (km2)163.820
What is the population in Suriname ? (2020)586.632
What is the median age in Suriname ?29
What is the iso country code for Suriname ? (2lt)SR
What is the iso country code for Suriname ? (3lt)SUR
What continent is Suriname in ?South America
What currency is used in Suriname ?Surinamese Dollar
What is the currency code for Suriname ?SRD
What is the tel code for Suriname ?+597
What language use in Suriname ?Dutch
What is the language code for Dutch ?NL
What is the internet TLD code for Suriname ?.sr
Where is the highest place in Suriname ?Juliana Top (1230 m.)
Where is the lowest place in Suriname ?North Atlantic Ocean (0 m.)

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Worldbank Country Statistics for Suriname

World map icon Diabetes prevalence (% of population ages 20 to 79)12,5
World map icon Transport services (% of service imports, BoP)7,42497
World map icon Imports of goods, services and primary income (BoP, current US$)2.861.350.000
World map icon Charges for the use of intellectual property, payments (BoP, current US$)5.321.670
World map icon Service imports (BoP, current US$)728.584.000
World map icon Goods imports (BoP, current US$)1.698.950.000
World map icon Insurance and financial services (% of service imports, BoP)3,66543
World map icon Imports of goods and services (BoP, current US$)2.427.530.000
World map icon Primary income payments (BoP, current US$)433.820.000
World map icon Communications, computer, etc. (% of service imports, BoP)28,6655
World map icon Trade in services (% of GDP)21,4704
World map icon Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments (%)29,41
World map icon Secondary education, duration (years)7
World map icon Lower secondary school starting age (years)12
World map icon Procedures to build a warehouse (number)10
World map icon Time required to build a warehouse (days)223
World map icon Total tax rate (% of commercial profits)27,9
World map icon Profit tax (% of commercial profits)27,9
World map icon Tax payments (number)30
World map icon Other taxes payable by businesses (% of commercial profits)0
World map icon Labor tax and contributions (% of commercial profits)0
World map icon Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours)199
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business, male (number)8
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business, female (number)8
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business (number)8
World map icon Time required to start a business, male (days)66
World map icon Time required to start a business, female (days)66
World map icon Time required to start a business (days)66
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures (% of GNI per capita)0
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures, male (% of GNI per capita)93,5
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures, female (% of GNI per capita)93,5
World map icon Procedures to register property (number)6
World map icon Time required to register property (days)46
World map icon Time required to enforce a contract (days)1.715
World map icon Strength of legal rights index (0=weak to 12=strong)2
World map icon Time to resolve insolvency (years)5
World map icon Time to import, documentary compliance (hours)24
World map icon Time to import, border compliance (hours)48
World map icon Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)7,412
World map icon Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)4,66
World map icon Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)11,817
World map icon Primary education, duration (years)6
World map icon Primary school starting age (years)6
World map icon Compulsory education, duration (years)6
World map icon Cost to import, documentary compliance (US$)40
World map icon Cost to import, border compliance (US$)658
World map icon Time to export, documentary compliance (hours)12
World map icon Time to export, border compliance (hours)84
World map icon Cost to export, documentary compliance (US$)40
World map icon Cost to export, border compliance (US$)467,5
World map icon Time required to get electricity (days)113
World map icon Public credit registry coverage (% of adults)0
World map icon Private credit bureau coverage (% of adults)0
World map icon Depth of credit information index (0=low to 8=high)0
World map icon Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations)162
World map icon Business extent of disclosure index (0=less disclosure to 10=more disclosure)1
World map icon Distance to frontier score (0=lowest performance to 100=frontier)47,4643
World map icon Unemployment, youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)16,062
World map icon Unemployment, youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)10,84
World map icon Unemployment, youth female (% of female labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)25,95
World map icon Labor force, total219.109
World map icon Labor force, female (% of total labor force)38,4179
World map icon Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)51,555
World map icon Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)63,97
World map icon Ratio of female to male labor force participation rate (%) (modeled ILO estimate)61,4898
World map icon Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)39,335
World map icon Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)56,817
World map icon Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)69,567
World map icon Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)43,852
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)26,357
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)33,392
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)18,841
World map icon Employment in services (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)68,32
World map icon Employment in services, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)57,018
World map icon Employment in services, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)87,879
World map icon Employment in industry (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)24,735
World map icon Employment in industry, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)34,258
World map icon Employment in industry, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)8,256
World map icon GDP per person employed (constant 2011 PPP $)40.569,6
World map icon Contributing family workers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)1,463
World map icon Contributing family workers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)1,03
World map icon Contributing family workers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)2,21
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)85,969
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)83,969
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)89,43
World map icon Vulnerable employment, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)12,089
World map icon Vulnerable employment, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)13,372
World map icon Vulnerable employment, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)9,867
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)47,733
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)60,989
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)34,687
World map icon Self-employed, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)14,031
World map icon Self-employed, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)16,031
World map icon Self-employed, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)10,57
World map icon Employers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)1,942
World map icon Employers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)2,659
World map icon Employers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)0,702
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)22,124
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)29,772
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)13,952
World map icon Employment in agriculture (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)6,945
World map icon Employment in agriculture, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)8,725
World map icon Employment in agriculture, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)3,865
World map icon Personal remittances, received (% of GDP)0,00749407
World map icon Personal remittances, received (current US$)298.657
World map icon Personal transfers, receipts (BoP, current US$)298.657
World map icon Secondary income receipts (BoP, current US$)144.420.000
World map icon Portfolio equity, net inflows (BoP, current US$)0
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net inflows (% of GDP)1,81677
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$)72.402.800
World map icon Travel services (% of service exports, BoP)41,345
World map icon Transport services (% of service exports, BoP)31,112
World map icon Exports of goods, services and primary income (BoP, current US$)2.361.430.000
World map icon Charges for the use of intellectual property, receipts (BoP, current US$)31.078,2
World map icon Service exports (BoP, current US$)127.065.000
World map icon Goods exports (BoP, current US$)2.213.270.000
World map icon Insurance and financial services (% of service exports, BoP)2,9772
World map icon Exports of goods and services (BoP, current US$)2.340.330.000
World map icon Primary income receipts (BoP, current US$)21.096.100
World map icon Communications, computer, etc. (% of service exports, BoP)-17,5482
World map icon Net capital account (BoP, current US$)-2.945.040
World map icon Net secondary income (BoP, current US$)89.743.300
World map icon Reserves and related items (BoP, current US$)-60.259.500
World map icon Portfolio investment, net (BoP, current US$)-116.588.000
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net (BoP, current US$)19.542.200
World map icon Net errors and omissions (BoP, current US$)-319.141.000
World map icon Net trade in goods (BoP, current US$)514.320.000
World map icon Net trade in goods and services (BoP, current US$)-87.198.600
World map icon Net primary income (BoP, current US$)-412.724.000
World map icon Net financial account (BoP, current US$)-732.265.000
World map icon Current account balance (% of GDP)-10,2924
World map icon Current account balance (BoP, current US$)-410.179.000
World map icon Personal remittances, paid (current US$)27.918.900
World map icon Secondary income, other sectors, payments (BoP, current US$)52.857.300
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net outflows (% of GDP)2,30713
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net outflows (BoP, current US$)91.945.000
World map icon Travel services (% of service imports, BoP)11,8774


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