Suriname
English: Suriname

Republic o Suriname

Republiek Suriname  (Dutch)
Motto: "Justitia – Pietas – Fides" (Laitin)
"Juistice – Piety – Trust"
Anthem: God zij met ons Suriname  (Dutch)
God be wi oor Suriname
Location o Suriname
Caipital
and largest city
Paramaribo
5°50′N 55°10′W / 5°50′N 55°10′W / 5.833; -55.167
Offeecial leidsDutch
Recognised regional leids
Vernacular leidSranan Tongo Creole
Ethnic groups
(2012)
  • 27.4% Indian
  • 21.7% Maroon
  • 15.7% Creole[1]
  • 13.7% Javanese
  • 13.4% Mixed
  • 3.8% Amerindian
  • 1.5% Cheenese[2][3]
  • 1% White
  • 1.8% ithers[4][5][6]
Releegion
[7]
Demonym(s)Surinamese
GovrenmentUnitar pairlamentary republic
• Preses
Dési Bouterse
• Vice-Preses
Ashwin Adhin
LegislaturNaitional Assembly
Unthirldom
• constituent kintra athin the Kinrick o the Netherlands
15 December 1954
• frae the Kinrick of the Netherlands
25 November 1975
• Current constitution
30 September 1987
Aurie
• Total
163,821 km2 (63,252 sq mi) (92nt)
• Water (%)
1.1
Population
• Julie 2016 estimate
585,824[8] (166t)
• 2012 census
541,638[5]
• Density
2.9/km2 (7.5/sq mi) (231st)
GDP (PPP)2017 estimate
• Total
$7.961 billion[9]
• Per capita
$13,934[9]
GDP (nominal)2017 estimate
• Tot
$3.641 billion[9]
• Per capita
$6,373[9]
Gini (1999)52.9[10]
heich
HDI (2015)Steady 0.725[11]
heich · 97t
CurrencySurinamese dollar (SRD)
Time zoneUTC-3 (SRT)
Drivin sidecaur
Cawin code+597
ISO 3166 codeSR
Internet TLD.sr

Suriname, offeecially the Republic o Suriname is a kintra in northren Sooth Americae. Its geographical size is juist unner 165,000 km² (64,000 sq mi), an it haes an estimatit population o exactly 52,000 inbiders (2010 census) maist o thaim live on the kintra's north coast, whaur the caipital Paramaribo is locatit.

Suriname wis lang inhabitit bi various indigenous fowk afore bein explored an contestit bi European pouers frae the 16t century, eventually comin unner Dutch rule in the late 17t century. In the Dutch colonial period, it wis primarily a plantation economy dependent on African sclaves an, follaein the aboleetion o sclavery, indenturt servants frae Asie. In 1954, Suriname becam ane o the constituent kintras o the Kinrick o the Netherlands. On 25 November 1975, the kintra o Suriname left the Kinrick o the Netherlands tae acome an independent state, nanetheless mainteenin close economic, diplomatic, an cultural ties to its umwhile coloniser.

Suriname is conseedert tae be a culturally Caribbean kintra, an is a member o the Caribbean Commonty (CARICOM). While Dutch is the offeecial leid o govrenment, business, media, an eddication,[8] Sranan, an Inglis-based creole leid, is a widely uised lingua franca. Suriname is the anerly sovereign naition ootside Europe whaur Dutch is spoken bi a majority o the population. As a legacy o colonisation, the fowk o Suriname are amang the maist diverse in the warld, spannin a multitude o ethnic, releegious, an lingueestic groups.

  • references

References

  1. Suriname: An Asian Immigrant and the Organic Creation of the Caribbean’s Most Unique Fusion Culture, archived frae the oreeginal on 2017-02-20, retrieved 2017-07-19
  2. "Censusstatistieken 2012" (PDF). Algemeen Bureau voor de Statistiek in Suriname (General Statistics Bureau of Suriname). p. 76.
  3. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/ns.html
  4. Algemeen Bureau voor de Statistiek. "Geselecteerde Census variabelen per district (Census-profiel)" (PDF). ABS. Archived frae the oreeginal (PDF) on 10 September 2008. Retrieved 24 July 2008.
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Census statistieken 2012". Statistics-suriname.org. Retrieved 13 July 2014.
  6. "Definitieve Resultaten (Vol I) Etniciteit". Presentatie Evaluatie Rapport CENSUS 8. Algemeen Bureau voor Statestieken in Suriname: 42.
  7. 2012 Suriname Census Definitive Results. Algemeen Bureau voor de Statistiek – Suriname.
  8. 8.0 8.1 "Suriname". The World Factbook. Retrieved 4 August 2013.
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 9.3 "Suriname". International Monetary Fund.
  10. "GINI index". World Bank. Retrieved 26 July 2013.
  11. "2016 Human Development Report" (PDF). United Nations Development Programme. 2016. Retrieved 23 March 2017.


Other Languages
Acèh: Suriname
Afrikaans: Suriname
Alemannisch: Suriname
አማርኛ: ሱሪናም
aragonés: Surinam
Ænglisc: Suriname
العربية: سورينام
مصرى: سورينام
asturianu: Surinam
Aymar aru: Suriname
azərbaycanca: Surinam
تۆرکجه: سورینام
башҡортса: Суринам
Bali: Suriname
Boarisch: Suriname
žemaitėška: Sorėnams
Bikol Central: Surinam
беларуская: Сурынам
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Сурынам
български: Суринам
भोजपुरी: सूरीनाम
Bislama: Suriname
বাংলা: সুরিনাম
བོད་ཡིག: སུ་རི་ནེམ།
বিষ্ণুপ্রিয়া মণিপুরী: সুরিনাম
brezhoneg: Surinam
bosanski: Surinam
буряад: Суринам
català: Surinam
Chavacano de Zamboanga: Surinam
Mìng-dĕ̤ng-ngṳ̄: Suriname
нохчийн: Суринам
Cebuano: Surinam
کوردی: سورینام
qırımtatarca: Surinam
čeština: Surinam
Чӑвашла: Суринам
Cymraeg: Swrinam
dansk: Surinam
Deutsch: Suriname
Zazaki: Surinam
dolnoserbski: Surinam
डोटेली: सूरीनाम
ދިވެހިބަސް: ސުރިނާމް
eʋegbe: Suriname
Ελληνικά: Σουρινάμ
English: Suriname
Esperanto: Surinamo
español: Surinam
eesti: Suriname
euskara: Surinam
estremeñu: Surinam
فارسی: سورینام
suomi: Suriname
Võro: Suriname
føroyskt: Surinam
français: Suriname
arpetan: Suriname
Nordfriisk: Suurinam
Frysk: Suriname
Gaeilge: Suranam
Gagauz: Surinam
kriyòl gwiyannen: Sourinanm
Gàidhlig: Suranam
galego: Suriname
Avañe'ẽ: Surinẽ
गोंयची कोंकणी / Gõychi Konknni: सूरीनाम
𐌲𐌿𐍄𐌹𐍃𐌺: 𐍃𐌿𐍂𐌹𐌽𐌰𐌼𐌰
ગુજરાતી: સુરીનામ
客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî: Suriname
עברית: סורינאם
हिन्दी: सूरीनाम
Fiji Hindi: Suriname
hrvatski: Surinam
hornjoserbsce: Surinamska
Kreyòl ayisyen: Sirinam
magyar: Suriname
հայերեն: Սուրինամ
interlingua: Suriname
Bahasa Indonesia: Suriname
Interlingue: Surinam
Igbo: Suriname
Ilokano: Surinam
Ido: Surinam
íslenska: Súrínam
italiano: Suriname
日本語: スリナム
Patois: Surinam
la .lojban.: surinam
Jawa: Suriname
ქართული: სურინამი
Qaraqalpaqsha: Surinam
қазақша: Суринам
kalaallisut: Suriname
ಕನ್ನಡ: ಸುರಿನಾಮ್
한국어: 수리남
kurdî: Sûrînam
kernowek: Surinam
Кыргызча: Суринам
Latina: Surinamia
Ladino: Surinam
Lëtzebuergesch: Suriname
Lingua Franca Nova: Suriname
Limburgs: Suriname
Ligure: Suriname
lumbaart: Suriname
lingála: Suriname
lietuvių: Surinamas
latgaļu: Surinams
latviešu: Surinama
मैथिली: सूरीनाम
Basa Banyumasan: Suriname
мокшень: Суринам
Malagasy: Sorinama
олык марий: Суринам
македонски: Суринам
മലയാളം: സുരിനാം
монгол: Суринам
मराठी: सुरिनाम
кырык мары: Суринам
Bahasa Melayu: Suriname
Malti: Surinam
မြန်မာဘာသာ: ဆူရာနမ်နိုင်ငံ
مازِرونی: سورینام
Plattdüütsch: Surinam
नेपाली: सुरिनाम
नेपाल भाषा: सुरिनाम
Nederlands: Suriname
norsk nynorsk: Surinam
norsk: Surinam
Novial: Suriname
occitan: Surinam
Livvinkarjala: Surinam
Oromoo: Suriinaam
ଓଡ଼ିଆ: ସୁରିନାମ
Ирон: Суринам
ਪੰਜਾਬੀ: ਸੂਰੀਨਾਮ
Kapampangan: Surinam
Papiamentu: Suriname
Deitsch: Surinaem
पालि: सुरिनाम
Norfuk / Pitkern: Suriname
polski: Surinam
Piemontèis: Suriname
پنجابی: سورینام
پښتو: سورینام
português: Suriname
Runa Simi: Surinam
rumantsch: Suriname
română: Surinam
русский: Суринам
Kinyarwanda: Surinamu
саха тыла: Суринам
sardu: Suriname
sicilianu: Surinami
davvisámegiella: Suriname
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Surinam
සිංහල: සුරිනාමය
Simple English: Suriname
slovenčina: Surinam
slovenščina: Surinam
Gagana Samoa: Suriname
chiShona: Suriname
Soomaaliga: Surinam
shqip: Surinami
српски / srpski: Суринам
Sranantongo: Sranankondre
Seeltersk: Suriname
Sunda: Suriname
svenska: Surinam
Kiswahili: Surinam
ślůnski: Surinam
Sakizaya: Suriname
தமிழ்: சுரிநாம்
తెలుగు: సురినామ్
tetun: Suriname
тоҷикӣ: Суринам
ትግርኛ: ሱሪናም
Türkmençe: Surinam
Tagalog: Suriname
Tok Pisin: Surinam
Türkçe: Surinam
татарча/tatarça: Суринам
удмурт: Суринам
ئۇيغۇرچە / Uyghurche: سۇرىنام
українська: Суринам
اردو: سرینام
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Surinam
vèneto: Suriname
vepsän kel’: Surinam
Tiếng Việt: Suriname
Volapük: Surinän
walon: Surinam
Winaray: Surinam
Wolof: Surinaam
吴语: 苏里南
მარგალური: სურინამი
ייִדיש: סורינאם
Yorùbá: Sùrìnámù
Vahcuengh: Suriname
Zeêuws: Surinaome
中文: 蘇利南
文言: 蘇利南
Bân-lâm-gú: Suriname
粵語: 蘇里南