The Suriname Country Profile can be characterized as the illustrative 'handbook' about the Surinamese economy. It is produced by the Statistics Department of the Central Bank of Suriname and presents an overview of the main economic and financial data of the past 10 years in a clear and evident way in graphs. The first edition was published in May 2013. The publication forms part of the Central Bank of Suriname’s endeavor to disseminate high quality information and statistical data on the Surinamese economy to the local and international community, and to increase the availability and transparency of Suriname’s economic data.
 
The Central Bank is pleased to present the fifth edition of the Country Profile with data updates for 2016.
 

Click here for the publication of the fourth edition

 

Exchange RatesMarch 09th and until further notice

Currency Buying Selling
USD 14,018 14,290
EUR 16,628 16,959
GBP 19,396 19,782
ANG 7,699 7,852
AWG 7,784 7,939
BRL 2,438 2,485
TTD 2,063 2,103
BBD 6,907 7,044
XCD 5,190 5,293
PER 100 GYD 6,657 6,790

Gold CertificatesMarch 09th and until further notice

Coupon SRD
5 gram 7.814,97
10 gram 15.629,94
50 gram 78.149,69
100 gram 156.299,39
500 gram 781.496,94
1000 gram 1562993,88
Gold LME: USD 1.701,00 /tr.oz.

Inflation

    Average End-of-period
2013   1.9 0.6
2014   3.4 3.9
2015   6.9 25.1
2016   55.5 52.4
2017   22.0  9.2 
2018   6.8# 5.4 
2019   4.4#  4.2 
2020   34.9 60.8
2021   59.1  60.7 
       
2021   Month-to-month Year-to-year
Jan   2.6 63.8
Feb   1.3 61.9
Mar   2.1 50.4
Apr   3.5 44.4
May   4.2 43.6
Jun   10.8 54.0
Jul   5.7 58.9
Aug   11.6 74.4
Sep   1.3 69.5
Oct   1.5 60.6
Nov   3.3 63.4
Dec   1.3 60.7
       
2022   Month-to-month Year-to-year
Jan   3.1 61.5
Feb   1.7 62.1
Mar*)   2.2 62.2

*) Preliminary figures

# 10-months inflation (Computations without data for May and June)

 

Weighted Average RatesMay 13 - 15:00h (Banknotes)

Currency Buying Selling
USD 20.824 21.118
EUR 21.539 21.817
GBP 25.408 25.911
ANG 11.442 11.668
AWG 11.569 11.798
BRL 4.065 4.145
TTD 3.079 3.140
BBD 10.265 10.469
XCD 7.713 7.865
PER 100 GYD 9.895 10.091
CNY 3.067 3.128

Gold CertificatesMay 13

Coupon SRD
5 gram 12.949,15
10 gram 25.898,30
50 gram 129.491,50
100 gram 258.982,99
500 gram 1.294.914,95
1000 gram 2.589.829,90
Gold LME: USD 1.825,60 /tr.oz.

Weighted Average Accepted
OMO Rate

Auction ID Auction Date Rate (%)
CBTD220511-1W 2022-05-11 19,8
CBTD220504-1W 2022-05-04 20,3
CBTD220427-1W 2022-04-27 10,0
CBTD220420-1W 2022-04-20 7,3

Standing Lending Facility Interest Rate

Auction ID Auction Date Rate (%)
CBTD220511-1W 2022-05-11 23,8
CBTD220504-1W 2022-05-04 24,4
CBTD220427-1W 2022-04-27 12,0
CBTD220420-1W 2022-04-20 8,8
Balance sheet

Inflation

    Average End-of-period
2013   1.9 0.6
2014   3.4 3.9
2015   6.9 25.1
2016   55.5 52.4
2017   22.0  9.2 
2018   6.8# 5.4 
2019   4.4#  4.2 
2020   34.9 60.8
2021   59.1  60.7 
       
2021   Month-to-month Year-to-year
Jan   2.6 63.8
Feb   1.3 61.9
Mar   2.1 50.4
Apr   3.5 44.4
May   4.2 43.6
Jun   10.8 54.0
Jul   5.7 58.9
Aug   11.6 74.4
Sep   1.3 69.5
Oct   1.5 60.6
Nov   3.3 63.4
Dec   1.3 60.7
       
2022   Month-to-month Year-to-year
Jan   3.1 61.5
Feb   1.7 62.1
Mar*)   2.2 62.2

*) Preliminary figures

# 10-months inflation (Computations without data for May and June)