South Sudan  

  • Capital: Juba
  • Population: 12,339,812
  • Surface Area: 644,330 km2
  • Currency: South Sudanese pounds
  • Belongs to: IGAD, IMF, UN, AU

South Sudan, is a country located at Northern Africa, it has an area of 644,330 Km2,

South Sudan, with a population of 12,339,812 people, it is ranked at 75º position by population of 196 countries and it has a low population density, 19 people per km2.

The capital is Juba and its currency is South Sudanese pounds

South Sudan is holding the 139 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2015 was 5,358 millions of euros5,944 millions of dollars, ( 63.65% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 434 € euros per inhabitant465$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of South Sudan, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.467 points in 2014, leaving it in 169th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit South Sudan are business, you must know it's in the 186th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of South Sudan, if you want to see information about other countries click here