South Sudan  

  • Capital: Juba
  • Population: 12,575,714
  • 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 12,575,714 people, it is ranked at 76º position by population of 196 countries ant it has a moderate population density, 20 people per km2.

The capital is Juba and its currency is South Sudanese pounds

South Sudan is holding the 165 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 2,388 millions of euros2,643 millions of dollars, ( 86.46% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 195€ euros per inhabitant216$ 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
Comptes nationaux - Government
Annual GDP [+]20162,761M.€
Annual GDP [+]20163,056M.$
GDP per capita [+]2016226€
GDP per capita [+]2016250$
Debt [+]20162,388
Debt [+]20162,643
Debt (%GDP) [+]201686.46%
Debt Per Capita [+]2016195€
Debt Per Capita [+]2016216$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2016-587
Deficit (M.$) [+]2016-650
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-21.25%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20161,519.4
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20161,681.8
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201641.3
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201645.7
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20171.01%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016105.2
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016116.4
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20177.39%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201655.02%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016124€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016138$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20163€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20164$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20169€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201610$
Corruption Index [+]201813
Fragile States Index [+]2018113.4
RTI Raking [+]09/28/201812º
Doing Business [+]2019185º
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201715.00%
Density [+]201720
Global Peace Ranking [+]2018161º
% Immigrant [+]20176.72%
% Emigrant [+]201713.93%
Birth Rate [+]201635.94‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017401.2
Crude death rate [+]201610.98‰
Fertility Rate [+]20164.86
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201213.90
Population [+]201712,575,714
Immigrant stock [+]2017845,239
Emigrant stock [+]20171,752,014
HDI [+]20170.388
Life expectancy [+]201656.81
Number of homicides [+]20121,504