South Sudan South Sudan: 689 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
South Sudan is a land locked country in Central Africa.
South Sudan has a population of 12,15 million. South Sudan has a fertility rate von 4,97 births per women. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of South Sudan in the year 2050 will rise to 24,76 million and in the year 2100 to 39,27 million. The life expectency in South Sudan is low in the international comparison at 55,0 years.

With an area of 644.330 sq. km South Sudan ranks 41th among all countries in the world. The population density of South Sudan is 18,9 people per sq. km (World rank 187). By 2050 the population density will rise to 38,4 people per sq. km und and by 2100 will rise to 60,9 people per sq. km. The border of South Sudan with its neighbor countries is 5.413 km in total length.

The gross domestic product in the year 2015 came to 9,02 billion US $ and ranks 142th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita is 759 US $ and ranks at the lower end in the international comparison.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 2011
ISO country code SS
Internet Domain .ss
License plate AUT

Statistics by category for South Sudan

All datasets for South Sudan by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
3 sample data sets are displayed for each category. To view all data sets for a category click on the category name.
Population and Health (123)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (13)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Electricity exports (kWh)
Electricity imports (kWh)
Economy (231)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (241)
High-tech exports (US $)
Enrolement, primary, female (% of total enrolment)
Gender parity index, gross intake ratio, last grade, primary
Geography and Agriculture (68)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (13)
Mobile phones
Fixed telephone lines