South Sudan South Sudan

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  • Capital: Juba
  • Population: 11,193,729
  • Surface Area: 633,907 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 633,907 Km2.

South Sudan, with a population of 11,193,729 people, it is ranked at 84º position by population of 196 countries and it has a low population density, 18 people per km2.

It's capital is Juba and its currency is South Sudanese pounds

South Sudan is holding the 158 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2019 was 1,335 millions of euros (1,494 millions of dollars), ( 28.09% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €121 euros per inhabitant$135 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 0.433 points in 2019, leaving it in 186th 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

Juba: Monthly Temp.
Juba: Monthly Rainfall
South Sudan Economy
Annual GDP [+]2018€3,947M
Annual GDP [+]2018$4,659M
GDP per capita [+]2018€360
GDP per capita [+]2018$424
Debt (M.€.) [+]20191,335
Debt ($M) [+]20191,494
Debt (%GDP) [+]201928.09%
Debt Per Capita [+]2019€121
Debt Per Capita [+]2019$135
Deficit (M.€) [+]20194
Deficit ($M) [+]20194
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20190.08%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20191,729.1
Expenditure ($M) [+]20191,935.7
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201730.4
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]201734.3
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20180.87%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201725.6
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]201728.8
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20172.11%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2018144.1
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]2018170.0
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20198.07%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201936.39%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2019€156
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2019$175
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2017€3
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2017$3
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€2
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$2
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2018€13
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2018$15
Corruption Index [+]202111
Fragile States Index [+]2018113.4
RTI Raking [+]09/28/201812º
Doing Business [+]2019185º
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201715.00%
Density [+]202018
Global Peace Ranking [+]2021160º
% Immigrant [+]20197.82%
% Emigrant [+]201923.58%
Birth Rate [+]201934.65‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]2017401.2
Crude death rate [+]201910.34‰
Fertility Rate [+]20194.62
% risk of poverty [+]201676.4%
Population [+]202011,193,729
Immigrant stock [+]2019865,552
Emigrant stock [+]20192,608,218
HDI [+]20190.433
Life expectancy [+]201957.85
Suicides [+]2015784
Suicide rate [+]20157.31
Number of homicides [+]20121,504
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201214.87
Energy and Environment
Annual crude oil production [+]2016152
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]05/14/2022138
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]05/14/202217,525
Fully vaccinated [+]05/08/2022619,944
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]05/14/202212.33
Doses administered [+]05/08/2022711,247