South Sudan  

  • Capital: Juba
  • Population: 10,975,920
  • 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 10,975,920 people, it is ranked at 84º position by population of 196 countries and it has a low population density, 17 people per km2.

The capital is Juba and its currency is South Sudanese pounds

South Sudan is holding the 162 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2018 was 1,638 millions of euros1,934 millions of dollars, ( 42.22% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 149€ euros per inhabitant176$ 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 0.388 points in 2017, leaving it in 187th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit South Sudan are business, you must know it's in the 185th 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

South Sudan Economy
Annual GDP [+]20173,043M.€
Annual GDP [+]20173,438M.$
GDP per capita [+]2017279€
GDP per capita [+]2017315$
Debt [+]20181,638
Debt [+]20181,934
Debt (%GDP) [+]201842.22%
Debt Per Capita [+]2018149€
Debt Per Capita [+]2018176$
Deficit (M.€) [+]201848
Deficit (M.$) [+]201857
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2018-0.64%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20181,270.4
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20181,500.3
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201729.9
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201733.7
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20180.88%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201725.1
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]201728.3
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20172.11%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201771.6
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201780.9
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20183.36%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201832.75%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2018116€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2018137$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20173€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20173$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20172€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20172$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20177€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20177$
Corruption Index [+]201813
Fragile States Index [+]2018113.4
RTI Raking [+]09/28/201812º
Doing Business [+]2019185º
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201715.00%
Density [+]201817
Global Peace Ranking [+]2020160º
% Immigrant [+]20197.89%
% Emigrant [+]201923.76%
Birth Rate [+]201835.01‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017401.2
Crude death rate [+]201810.46‰
Fertility Rate [+]20184.70
Population [+]201810,975,920
Immigrant stock [+]2019865,552
Emigrant stock [+]20192,608,218
HDI [+]20170.388
Life expectancy [+]201857.60
Suicides [+]2015784
Suicide rate [+]20157.31
Number of homicides [+]20121,504
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201213.90
Energy and Environment
Annual crude oil production [+]2016152
COVID-19 - Recovered [+]11/25/20202,938
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]11/25/202061
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]11/25/20205.56
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]11/25/20203,073