Suriname Country Data

CountrySuriname
Country CodeSUR
Urban population percentage of total (2012)70.12
Urban population (2012)374,820
Land area (sq. km, 2011)156,000
Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$, 2012)$65,862,820
Personal remittances, received (current US$, 2012)$8,057,491
Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, 2012)$1,008,868,445
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %, 2012)5.01
Deposit interest rate (%, 2012)6.79
Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations, 2013)161
Time required to start a business (days, 2013)208
Start-up procedures to register a business (number, 2013)13
Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours, 2013)199
Tax payments (number, 2013)29
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits, 2013)27.9
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people, 2012)182.90
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers (per 100 people, 2012)5.75
Internet users (per 100 people, 2012)34.68
GDP (current US$, 2012)$5,012,121,214
GDP growth (annual %, 2012)3.88
GDP per capita (current US$, 2012)9,376
Labor force (2012)210,247
Life expectancy at birth, total (years, 2011)70.58
Population ages 0-14 (% of total, 2012)27.83
Population ages 65 and above (% of total, 2012)6.57
Population ages 15-64 (% of total, 2012)65.60
Population growth (annual %, 2012)0.90
Population (Total, 2012)534,541