Table 1

Overview of world development indicators in Suriname

ParameterEstimate
Income levelUpper middle-income
Population534 500
Life expectancy at birth, years71
GNI per capita, $8480
GDP, $4.7×1015
GDP growth, %4.5
Inflation, %5.0
  • World development indicators estimated by the World Bank.6 Data on mean life expectancy at birth are from 2011; all other data are from 2012.

  • GDP, gross domestic product; GNI, gross national income.