South Sudan South Sudan

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  • Capital: Juba
  • Population: 11,381,377
  • Surface Area: 646,883 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 646,883 Km2.

South Sudan, with a population of 11,381,377 people, it is ranked at 83º 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 160 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 0.385 points in 2021, leaving it in 191th place in the table of 191 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€3,943M
Annual GDP [+]2018$4,659M
GDP per capita [+]2018€359
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$135
Deficit (M.€) [+]20191
Deficit ($M) [+]20191
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20190.02%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20191,731.7
Expenditure ($M) [+]20191,938.9
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201730.4
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]201734.3
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20180.87%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201725.5
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]201728.8
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20172.11%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2018143.9
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]2018170.0
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20198.07%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201936.45%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2019€157
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$15
Corruption Index [+]202111
Fragile States Index [+]2018113.4
RTI Raking [+]09/28/201812º
Doing Business [+]2020185º
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201715.00%
Density [+]202118
Global Peace Ranking [+]2022159º
% Immigrant [+]20197.82%
% Emigrant [+]201923.58%
Birth Rate [+]202034.30‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]2017401.2
Crude death rate [+]202010.22‰
Fertility Rate [+]20204.54
% risk of poverty [+]201682.3%
Population [+]202111,381,377
Immigrant stock [+]2019865,552
Emigrant stock [+]20192,608,218
HDI [+]20210.385
Life expectancy [+]202058.10
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 [+]01/25/2023138
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]01/25/202318,368
Fully vaccinated [+]01/15/20232,229,823
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]01/25/202312.13
Doses administered [+]01/15/20232,322,220