Population in South Sudan

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South Sudan

Population in South Sudan


The continent: Africa
  
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Dependency ratios in South Sudan


total dependency ratio

83,70 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 174 in the world of 196 (11,73%); 35 in Africa from 55 (38,18%)

youth dependency ratio

77,30 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 171 in the world of 196 (13,27%); 32 in Africa from 55 (43,64%)

elderly dependency ratio

6,40 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 59 in the world of 196 (70,41%); 39 in Africa from 55 (30,91%)

potential support ratio

15,70 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 138 in the world of 196 (30,10%); 17 in Africa from 55 (70,91%)

Urbanization of the population in South Sudan


Population

12 339 812 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 75 in the world of 233 (68,24%); 27 in Africa from 56 (53,57%)
18,50 % (3,70 % annual) ↘
min: 2 955 044; max: 12 339 812; max-min: 9 384 768 (76,05%); mid: 7 647 428;
4 692 384 (38,03%)
3,54 {annual %[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 5 in the world of 216 (98,15%); 2 in Africa from 54 (98,15%)
24,58 % (4,92 % annual) ↗
min: -1,97; max: 4,90; max-min: 6,86 (140,19%); mid: 1,46;
2,07 (58,58%)

Rural population

10 019 434 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 53 in the world of 205 (74,63%); 24 in Africa from 54 (57,41%)
17,55 % (3,51 % annual) ↘
min: 2 696 537; max: 10 019 434; max-min: 7 322 897 (73,09%); mid: 6 357 986;
3 661 449 (36,54%)
81,20 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 11 in the world of 205 (95,12%); 5 in Africa from 54 (92,59%)
1,17 % (0,234 % annual) ↗
min: 81,20; max: 91,50; max-min: 10,31 (11,26%); mid: 86,35;
-5,15 (-6,35%)
3,27 {growth annual %[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 3 in the world of 205 (99,02%); 2 in Africa from 54 (98,15%)
28,75 % (5,75 % annual) ↗
min: -2,85; max: 4,74; max-min: 7,60 (160,10%); mid: 0,947;
2,33 (71,08%)

Urban population

2 320 378 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 125 in the world of 214 (42,06%); 36 in Africa from 54 (35,19%)
22,62 % (4,52 % annual) ↘
min: 258 507; max: 2 320 378; max-min: 2 061 871 (88,86%); mid: 1 289 443;
1 030 936 (44,43%)
18,80 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 204 in the world of 214 (5,14%); 50 in Africa from 54 (9,26%)
5,05 % (1,01 % annual) ↘
min: 8,50; max: 18,80; max-min: 10,31 (54,81%); mid: 13,65;
5,15 (27,41%)
4,67 {growth annual %[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 11 in the world of 214 (95,33%); 10 in Africa from 54 (83,33%)
12,99 % (2,60 % annual) ↗
min: -0,303; max: 9,00; max-min: 9,30 (103,36%); mid: 4,35;
0,328 (7,01%)

Population in largest city

321 115 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 150 in the world of 151 (1,32%); 45 in Africa from 45 (2,22%)
20,66 % (4,13 % annual) ↘
min: 16 477; max: 321 115; max-min: 304 638 (94,87%); mid: 168 796;
152 319 (47,43%)
2,60 {[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 149 in the world of 151 (1,99%); 45 in Africa from 45 (2,22%)
2,65 % (0,530 % annual) ↘
min: 0,554; max: 2,60; max-min: 2,05 (78,71%); mid: 1,58;
1,02 (39,35%)

Migration in South Sudan


Population

12 339 812 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 75 in the world of 233 (68,24%); 27 in Africa from 56 (53,57%)
18,50 % (3,70 % annual) ↘
min: 2 955 044; max: 12 339 812; max-min: 9 384 768 (76,05%); mid: 7 647 428;
4 692 384 (38,03%)

International migrant stock, total

824 122 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 51 in the world of 214 (76,64%); 6 in Africa from 54 (90,74%)
68,71 % (13,74 % annual) ↘
min: 257 905; max: 824 122; max-min: 566 217 (68,71%); mid: 541 014;
283 109 (34,35%)
6,68 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 90 in the world of 214 (58,41%); 9 in Africa from 54 (85,19%)
61,60 % (12,32 % annual) ↘
min: 2,56; max: 6,68; max-min: 4,11 (61,60%); mid: 4,62;
2,06 (30,80%)

Refugee population by country or territory of asylum

2,13 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 9 in the world of 180 (95,56%); 3 in Africa from 48 (95,83%)
96,52 % (19,30 % annual) ↘
min: 0,074; max: 2,13; max-min: 2,06 (96,52%); mid: 1,10;
1,03 (48,26%)
263 016 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 22 in the world of 180 (88,33%); 8 in Africa from 48 (85,42%)
97,16 % (19,43 % annual) ↘
min: 105 023; max: 263 016; max-min: 157 993 (60,07%); mid: 184 020;
78 997 (30,03%)

Refugee population by country or territory of origin

6,31 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 6 in the world of 196 (97,45%); 4 in Africa from 54 (94,44%)
778 697 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 4 in the world of 196 (98,47%); 2 in Africa from 54 (98,15%)

Fertility in South Sudan


Birth rate, crude

36,76 per 1,000 people[?] (2014)
(descending): 21 in the world of 207 (90,34%); 20 in Africa from 54 (64,81%)
4,27 % (0,853 % annual) ↗
min: 36,76; max: 51,60; max-min: 14,84 (28,77%); mid: 44,18;
-7,42 (-20,19%)

Birth rate, crude

448 996 per year[?] (2015)
(descending): 61 in the world of 207 (71,01%); 29 in Africa from 54 (48,15%)
14,16 % (2,83 % annual) ↘
min: 150 531; max: 448 996; max-min: 298 465 (66,47%); mid: 299 764;
149 232 (33,24%)

Fertility rate

5,02 births per woman[?] (2014)
(descending): 19 in the world of 203 (91,13%); 18 in Africa from 54 (68,52%)
7,05 % (1,41 % annual) ↗
min: 5,02; max: 6,92; max-min: 1,90 (27,47%); mid: 5,97;
-0,951 (-18,94%)

Adolescent fertility rate

63,43 births per 1,000 women ages 15-19[?] (2015)
(descending): 58 in the world of 193 (70,47%); 40 in Africa from 54 (27,78%)
35,87 % (7,17 % annual) ↗
min: 63,43; max: 147,52; max-min: 84,09 (57,00%); mid: 105,48;
-42,05 (-66,29%)

Child and maternal mortality in South Sudan


Birth rate, crude

448 996 {per year[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 147 in the world of 207 (29,47%); 26 in Africa from 54 (53,70%)
14,16 % (2,83 % annual) ↘
min: 150 531; max: 448 996; max-min: 298 465 (66,47%); mid: 299 764;
149 232 (33,24%)
11,59 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 182 in the world of 206 (12,14%); 43 in Africa from 54 (22,22%)
9,99 % (2,00 % annual) ↗
min: 11,59; max: 32,46; max-min: 20,87 (64,30%); mid: 22,02;
-10,44 (-90,08%)

Maternal mortality

3 500 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 159 in the world of 181 (12,71%); 37 in Africa from 53 (32,08%)
2,86 % (0,571 % annual) ↘
min: 3 300; max: 4 600; max-min: 1 300 (28,26%); mid: 3 950;
-450 (-12,86%)
0,284 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 173 in the world of 181 (4,97%); 45 in Africa from 53 (16,98%)
19,20 % (3,84 % annual) ↗
min: 0,284; max: 0,798; max-min: 0,515 (64,47%); mid: 0,541;
-0,257 (-90,73%)

Number of neonatal deaths

17 034 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 162 in the world of 192 (16,15%); 36 in Africa from 54 (35,19%)
3,39 % (0,679 % annual) ↘
min: 14 738; max: 17 776; max-min: 3 038 (17,09%); mid: 16 257;
777 (4,56%)
1,38 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 185 in the world of 192 (4,17%); 47 in Africa from 54 (14,81%)
18,54 % (3,71 % annual) ↗
min: 1,38; max: 3,08; max-min: 1,70 (55,25%); mid: 2,23;
-0,852 (-61,74%)

Mortality rate, under 5

39 487 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 162 in the world of 193 (16,58%); 32 in Africa from 54 (42,59%)
3,47 % (0,694 % annual) ↗
min: 39 487; max: 68 658; max-min: 29 171 (42,49%); mid: 54 073;
-14 586 (-36,94%)
3,20 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 179 in the world of 193 (7,77%); 40 in Africa from 54 (27,78%)
26,96 % (5,39 % annual) ↗
min: 3,20; max: 13,57; max-min: 10,37 (76,42%); mid: 8,38;
-5,18 (-162,03%)

Causes of death in South Sudan


Cause of death, by communicable diseases and maternal, prenatal and nutrition conditions

63,40 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 159 in the world of 172 (8,14%); 39 in Africa from 52 (26,92%)
2,05 % (0,410 % annual) ↗
min: 63,40; max: 71,20; max-min: 7,80 (10,96%); mid: 67,30;
-3,90 (-6,15%)

Cause of death, by injury

10,30 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 124 in the world of 172 (28,49%); 40 in Africa from 52 (25%)
3,07 % (0,615 % annual) ↘
min: 8,40; max: 10,30; max-min: 1,90 (18,45%); mid: 9,35;
0,950 (9,22%)

Cause of death, by non-communicable diseases

26,40 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 12 in the world of 172 (93,60%); 12 in Africa from 52 (78,85%)
3,79 % (0,758 % annual) ↘
min: 20,40; max: 26,40; max-min: 6 (22,73%); mid: 23,40;
3 (11,36%)

Life Expectancy in South Sudan


Life expectancy

55,68 years old[?] (2014)
(descending): 189 in the world of 201 (6,47%); 42 in Africa from 54 (24,07%)
3,62 % (0,725 % annual) ↘
min: 31,68; max: 55,68; max-min: 24,01 (43,11%); mid: 43,68;
12,00 (21,56%)

Life expectancy, male

54,73 years old[?] (2014)
(descending): 188 in the world of 201 (6,97%); 41 in Africa from 54 (25,93%)
3,67 % (0,735 % annual) ↘
min: 30,33; max: 54,73; max-min: 24,41 (44,59%); mid: 42,53;
12,20 (22,30%)

Life expectancy, female

56,68 years old[?] (2014)
(descending): 192 in the world of 201 (4,98%); 45 in Africa from 54 (18,52%)
3,57 % (0,715 % annual) ↘
min: 33,10; max: 56,68; max-min: 23,59 (41,61%); mid: 44,89;
11,79 (20,81%)

The difference in life expectancy between women and men

1,97 [?] (2015)
(descending): 186 in the world of 201 (7,96%); 43 in Africa from 54 (22,22%)
1,53 % (0,305 % annual) ↘
min: 1,94; max: 2,86; max-min: 0,920 (32,22%); mid: 2,40;
-0,430 (-21,88%)

Survival to age 65 in South Sudan


Survival to age 65

3,46 [?] (2015)
(descending): 146 in the world of 194 (25,26%); 19 in Africa from 54 (66,67%)
2,49 % (0,498 % annual) ↘
min: 2,48; max: 3,46; max-min: 0,982 (28,35%); mid: 2,97;
0,491 (14,17%)

Survival to age 65, male

48,69 [?] (2014)
(descending): 181 in the world of 193 (6,74%); 42 in Africa from 54 (24,07%)
5,97 % (1,19 % annual) ↘
min: 18,01; max: 48,69; max-min: 30,68 (63,01%); mid: 33,35;
15,34 (31,51%)

Survival to age 65, female

52,44 [?] (2014)
(descending): 182 in the world of 193 (6,22%); 43 in Africa from 54 (22,22%)
5,52 % (1,10 % annual) ↘
min: 22,54; max: 52,44; max-min: 29,90 (57,02%); mid: 37,49;
14,95 (28,51%)

Probability ratio to live to 65 years of women and men

0,929 [?] (2015)
(descending): 52 in the world of 193 (73,58%); 10 in Africa from 54 (83,33%)
0,567 % (0,113 % annual) ↘
min: 0,799; max: 0,929; max-min: 0,130 (14,03%); mid: 0,864;
0,065 (7,02%)

Age structure in South Sudan


0-14 years

44,86 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 10 in the world of 227 (96,04%); 9 in Africa from 56 (85,71%)

15-24 years

20,32 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 37 in the world of 227 (84,14%); 20 in Africa from 56 (66,07%)

25-54 years

29,40 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 216 in the world of 227 (5,29%); 47 in Africa from 56 (17,86%)

55-64 years

3,31 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 220 in the world of 227 (3,52%); 51 in Africa from 56 (10,71%)

65 years and over

2,10 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 223 in the world of 227 (2,20%); 55 in Africa from 56 (3,57%)

The ratio of women/men in South Sudan


0-14 years

1,04 [?] (2015)
(descending): 136 in the world of 227 (40,53%); 10 in Africa from 56 (83,93%)

15-24 years

1,11 [?] (2015)
(descending): 15 in the world of 227 (93,83%); 1 in Africa from 56 (100%)

25-54 years

0,938 [?] (2015)
(descending): 192 in the world of 227 (15,86%); 46 in Africa from 56 (19,64%)

55-64 years

1,16 [?] (2015)
(descending): 10 in the world of 227 (96,04%); 1 in Africa from 56 (100%)

65 years and over

1,25 [?] (2015)
(descending): 4 in the world of 227 (98,68%); 1 in Africa from 56 (100%)

Average age in South Sudan


total

17,10 years old[?] (2015)
(descending): 218 in the world of 227 (4,41%); 49 in Africa from 56 (14,29%)

male

17 years old[?] (2015)
(descending): 216 in the world of 227 (5,29%); 47 in Africa from 56 (17,86%)

female

17,30 years old[?] (2015)
(descending): 218 in the world of 227 (4,41%); 49 in Africa from 56 (14,29%)