Florida vs Suriname (Statistical Comparison)

Florida is a state in the United States of America located in the Southeastern part of the country, whereas the Republic of Suriname is a country located on the northeastern Atlantic coast of South America. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Florida and Suriname regarding various aspects.


Is Florida bigger than Suriname?

The total area of Florida is 65,758 sq mi, and the total area of Suriname is 63,252 sq mi. Florida is bigger than Suriname by 2,506 sq mi. Florida is around 1.04 times bigger than Suriname.

Area of Florida: 65,758 sq mi (170,312 km2 )

Area of Florida compared to Suriname

Area of Suriname:  63,252 sq mi ( 163,821 km2 )

Area of Suriname compared to Florida


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Florida as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 21,781,128.

Population of Florida compared to Suriname

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Suriname as of 2nd May 2022, is estimated to be around 596,262.

Population of Suriname compared to Florida

Here is some more data comparison between Florida and Suriname.

The capital of Florida is Tallahassee, and the capital city of Suriname is Paramaribo.

Official Languages

Florida: English
Suriname: Dutch


Florida: Floridian, Floridan
Suriname: Surinamese

ISO 3166 Code

Florida: US-FL
Suriname: SR

Human Development Index

HDI of Florida as of 2019: 0.916
HDI of Suriname as of 2019: 0.738

Florida Time Zone: 

UTC – 6 (Central Standard Time)
UTC – 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC – 5 (Central Daylight Time)

UTC – 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Suriname Time Zone: 

UTC − 3 (Suriname Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Florida:
28° 37′ 49.8″ N, 82° 26′ 58.92″ W

Coordinates of Suriname:
4° 0′ 0″ N56° 0′ 0″ W

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