Suriname Population 1950-2020

NOTE: All data from 2020 and beyond are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
Chart and table of Suriname population from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Suriname in 2020 is 586,632, a 0.9% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Suriname in 2019 was 581,372, a 0.93% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Suriname in 2018 was 575,990, a 0.96% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Suriname in 2017 was 570,496, a 0.99% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Suriname - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 586,632 0.90%
2019 581,372 0.93%
2018 575,990 0.96%
2017 570,496 0.99%
2016 564,888 1.03%
2015 559,143 1.06%
2014 553,273 1.09%
2013 547,291 1.12%
2012 541,245 1.13%
2011 535,179 1.14%
2010 529,131 1.15%
2009 523,111 1.16%
2008 517,123 1.16%
2007 511,181 1.16%
2006 505,295 1.17%
2005 499,464 1.17%
2004 493,679 1.18%
2003 487,942 1.18%
2002 482,235 1.19%
2001 476,579 1.20%
2000 470,949 1.20%
1999 465,385 1.21%
1998 459,831 1.25%
1997 454,161 1.33%
1996 448,213 1.44%
1995 441,851 1.55%
1994 435,105 1.65%
1993 428,030 1.75%
1992 420,655 1.85%
1991 413,005 1.93%
1990 405,168 2.04%
1989 397,085 2.11%
1988 388,881 2.06%
1987 381,037 1.84%
1986 374,140 1.49%
1985 368,638 1.07%
1984 364,733 0.68%
1983 362,276 0.38%
1982 360,920 0.22%
1981 360,143 0.17%
1980 359,519 0.20%
1979 358,818 0.20%
1978 358,099 0.12%
1977 357,659 -0.08%
1976 357,953 -0.35%
1975 359,226 -0.67%
1974 361,667 -0.89%
1973 364,915 -0.81%
1972 367,907 -0.36%
1971 369,236 0.35%
1970 367,931 1.20%
1969 363,575 1.97%
1968 356,550 2.56%
1967 347,660 2.81%
1966 338,158 2.80%
1965 328,936 2.71%
1964 320,270 2.67%
1963 311,947 2.65%
1962 303,895 2.70%
1961 295,916 2.79%
1960 287,871 2.90%
1959 279,750 2.98%
1958 271,666 3.00%
1957 263,756 2.96%
1956 256,177 2.88%
1955 249,000 2.80%
1954 242,213 2.77%
1953 235,688 2.83%
1952 229,212 3.03%
1951 222,464 3.47%
1950 215,002 0.00%