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Suriname overview

Suriname is a country in South America and his population is 492,829 inhabitants over an area of 163,270 km2. Suriname capital is Paramaribo and his main time zone (in capitale) is America/Paramaribo.

Suriname iso 3166 codes are SR (alpha-2), SUR (alpha-3) and 740 (numeric). Suriname FIPS code is NS. Suriname currency is Dollar and the dialing code is +597.

Suriname postal format is : - ( ).

Administrative divisions in Suriname : 10 Districten (Districts), 62 Ressorten (Resorts).

Largest cities in Suriname are : Paramaribo, Lelydorp, Brokopondo, Nieuw Nickerie, Moengo, Nieuw Amsterdam, Mariënburg, Wageningen, Albina, Groningen.

Local time :
Local time
Capital :
Paramaribo
Population :
492,829
Area :
163,270 km2
Iso code :
SR
dialing code :
597
Currency :
Dollar

Largest cities in Suriname

CountrySuriname
ContinentSouth America
CapitalParamaribo
Iso codesSR / SUR / 740
Time zoneAmerica/Paramaribo
Total area163,270 km2
Dialing code+597
CurrencyDollar
Internet tld.sr
Postal format -
GDP5.01 billion dollars
GDP per capita10,164 dollars
Neighbours countriesBrazil, French Guiana, Guyana.

Suriname administrative levels

Administrative nameAdmin levelTotal
Districten (Districts) Level 110
Ressorten (Resorts) Level 262

Spoken languages in Suriname

Airports near Paramaribo (Capital of Suriname)

AirportCityDistance
Johan Adolf Pengel International AirportZandery46 km

Suriname first administrative level


Largest cities in Suriname

CityPopulationDistance from Paramaribo
Paramaribo223,7570 km
Lelydorp18,22320 km
Brokopondo14,66293 km
Nieuw Nickerie13,143200 km
Moengo7,07489 km
Nieuw Amsterdam4,9359 km
Mariënburg4,42716 km
Wageningen4,145166 km
Albina3,985130 km
Groningen3,21634 km
Brownsweg2,69696 km
Onverwacht2,10531 km
Totness1,685128 km


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