South Sudan

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Capital
Area
Currency
Juba
644,329 km 2
South Sudanese pound (SSP)

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Introduction

South Sudan is a country located in East-Central Africa and its official name is the Republic of South Sudan. It has 6 neighboring countries which are, consecutively, Ethiopia, Sudan, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda and Kenya. There are around 70 different languages used within the territory of South Sudan with the official one which is English.

According to the data from 2019, the population of the country equals almost 13 million with approximately 13 people per square kilometres. The total GDP (PPP) reaches $18 billion which gives us a small amount of $1,400 of their GDP per capita.

Gross domestic product (GDP, GDP PPP)

Gross domestic product (GDP)

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Gross domestic product growth rate

Gross domestic product per capita

Gross domestic product (PPP)

Gross domestic product (PPP) per capita

International trade (Export, Import)

External balance on goods and services

External balance on goods and services (% of GDP)

Exports of goods and services (current US$)

Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Imports of goods and services (current US$)

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Employment by sector, Unemployment

Unemployment (% of total labor force)

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Employment in agriculture (% of total employment)

Employment in industry (% of total employment)

Employment in services (% of total employment)

Vulnerable employment (% of total employment)