Suriname

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  • President: Dési Bouterse (2010)

  • Vice President: Robert Ameerali (2010)

  • Land area: 62,344 sq mi (161,471 sq km); total area: 63,039 sq mi (163,270 sq km)

  • Population (2014 est.): 573,311 (growth rate: 1.12%); birth rate: 16.73/1000; infant mortality rate: 27.07/1000; life expectancy: 71.69; density per sq mi: 7.6

  • Capital and largest city (2011 est.): Paramaribo, 278,000

  • Monetary unit: Surinamese dollar

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