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 RatesSeptember 23rd and until further notice

Currency Buying Selling
USD 14,018 14,290
EUR 16,451 16,779
GBP 17,932 18,288
ANG 7,699 7,852
AWG 7,784 7,939
BRL 2,583 2,635
TTD 2,064 2,104
BBD 6,907 7,044
XCD 5,190 5,293
PER 100 GYD 6,657 6,790

Gold CertificatesSeptember 23rd and until further notice

Coupon SRD
5 gram 8.763,24
10 gram 17.526,48
50 gram 87.632,41
100 gram 175.264,82
500 gram 876.324,08
1000 gram 1752648,16
Gold LME: USD 1.907,40 /tr.oz.

Inflation

  Average End-of-period
2012 5.0 4.3
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 Month-to-month Year-to-year
Jan 0.7 4.2
Feb 2.5 7.0
Mar 9.9 17.6
Apr 7.8 26.0
May 4.8 31.5
Jun 3.3 35.2
Jul*) 2.5 38.3

*) Preliminary figures

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

 

Exchange RatesSeptember 23rd until further notice

Currency Buying Selling
USD 14,018 14,290
EUR 16,451 16,779
GBP 17,932 18,288
ANG 7,699 7,852
AWG 7,784 7,939
BRL 2,583 2,635
TTD 2,064 2,104
BBD 6,907 7,044
XCD 5,190 5,293
PER 100 GYD 6,657 6,790
CNY 2,068 2,109

Gold CertificatesSeptember 23rd until further notice

Coupon SRD
5 gram 8.763,24
10 gram 17.526,48
50 gram 87.632,41
100 gram 175.264,82
500 gram 876.324,08
1000 gram 1752648,16
Gold LME: USD 1.907,40 /tr.oz.

Inflation

  Average End-of-period
2012 5.0 4.3
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 Month-to-month Year-to-year
Jan 0.7 4.2
Feb 2.5 7.0
Mar 9.9 17.6
Apr 7.8 26.0
May 4.8 31.5
Jun 3.3 35.2
Jul*) 2.5 38.3

*) Preliminary figures

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

 

Balance sheet