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South Sudan  

  • Capital: Juba
  • Population: 12,230,730
  • 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 12,230,730 people, it is ranked at 76º 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 126 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 913 millions of euros1,011 millions of dollars, ( 33.06% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 75€ euros per inhabitant83$ 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 0.418 points in 2015, leaving it in 182th place in the table of 188 countries published.

If the reason to visit South Sudan are business, you must know it's in the 187th 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
Government
GDP Mill. € [+]201511,253M.€
GDP Mill.$ [+]201512,485M.$
GDP per capita [+]2015947€
GDP per capita [+]20151,051$
Debt [+]2016913
Debt [+]20161,011
Debt (%GDP) [+]201633.06%
Debt Per Capita [+]201675€
Debt Per Capita [+]201683$
Deficit [+]2016-639
Deficit [+]2016-707
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-23.13%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20161,520.8
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20161,683.4
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015173.4
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015192.3
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20152.56%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201184.4
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]2011117.4
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20144.00%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20151,437.8
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20151,595.3
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201655.07%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016124€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016138$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201515€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201516$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201411€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201415$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015121€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015134$
Corruption Index [+]201611
Fragile States Index [+]2015114.5
RTI Raking [+]10/01/201611º
Business
Doing Business [+]2018187º
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201619
Population [+]201612,230,730
Immigrant stock [+]2015824,122
% Immigrant [+]20156.94%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015320.7
Emigrant stock [+]2015634,613
% Emigrant [+]20155.34%
HDI [+]20150.418
Global Peace Ranking [+]2017160º
Birth Rate [+]201536.32‰
Fertility Rate [+]20154.94
Crude death rate [+]201511.24‰
Life expectancy [+]201556.30
Number of homicides [+]20121,504
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201213.7