Sudan Sudan: 9,990 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
Sudan is a country in North-East Africa.
Sudan has a population of 39,61 million and therefore ranks 35th most populous country in the world. Sudan has a fertility rate von 4,46 births per women. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Sudan in the year 2050 will rise to 77,14 million and in the year 2100 to 116,14 million. The life expectency in Sudan is low in the international comparison at 61,9 years.

With an area of 1,88 million sq. km Sudan ranks 15th among all countries in the world. The population density of Sudan is 15,8 people per sq. km (World rank 197). By 2050 the population density will rise to 30,8 people per sq. km und and by 2100 will rise to 46,3 people per sq. km. The border of Sudan with its neighbor countries is 6.751 km in total length. In addition, it has a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 853 km.

The gross domestic product in the year 2016 came to 95,58 billion US $ and ranks 62th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita is 2.415 US $ and ranks at the lower end in the international comparison. The debt level amounts to 111,0 % of the GDP, therefore Sudan ranks among the countries with a high debt level. Sudan has an unemployment rate of 13,3 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1956
ISO country code SD
Internet Domain .sd
License plate SUD
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Sudan

All datasets for 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 (163)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (227)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (8,394)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (683)
Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, total (%)
Education expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)
Patent applications, residents
Geography and Agriculture (491)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (32)
Internet users
Merchant marine