South Sudan Geography and Population

Geography South Sudan has borders to the north to Sudan, to the east to Ethiopia, to the southeast to Uganda and Kenya, to the southwest to the Democratic Republic of Congo and finally to the west to the Central African Republic. Along the border with Uganda, the Imatong Mountains run with the country’s highest point, […]

South Sudan Economy

South Sudan Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax System Basic data Obtaining any economic indicators is proving difficult due to low data collection capacity, non-existent data on mutual trade with Sudan, one of the main trading partners, and the dominance of the informal sector. According to IMF estimates, the GDP of […]

South Sudan History

South Sudan History

Demography and economic geography. – Central-eastern African state. The country is the youngest state in Africa, formed on 9 July 2011 following the 2005 peace accords between the government of Sudan and the People’s Liberation Movement of Sudan (SPLM) and the referendum for self-determination (January 2011), in which 98% of the population (8,260,490 residents, at […]

South Sudan Overview

South Sudan Overview

South Sudan, officially English Republic of South Sudan, German Republic of South Sudan, state in Northeast Africa, with (2019) 11.1 million residents; The capital is Juba. Country facts Official name: Republic of South Sudan License plate: SSD ISO-3166: SS, SSD (728) Currency: 1 South Sudanese pound = 100 piasters Area: 644 330 kmĀ² Population (2019): […]