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Geography Statistics of South Sudan

South Sudan's Information

Flag of South Sudan
Land Area 644,329 km2
Total Area 644,329km2 (#41)
Population 12,530,717 (#74)
Population Density 19.45/km2
Government Type Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $20.88 Billion
GDP Per Capita $1,700
Currency Pound (SDG)
Largest Cities
  • Coastline: 0 miles (landlocked)
  • Land Area:
    (land) 248,776 sq miles (644,329 sq km)
    (water) 0 sq miles (0 sq km)
    (TOTAL) 248,776 sq miles (644,329 sq km)

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  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: There are 10 states in South Sudan. They are Central Equatoria, Eastern Equatoria, Jonglei, Lakes, Northern Bahr el Ghazal, Unity, Upper Nile, Warrap, Western Bahr el Ghazal, Western Equatoria
  • Horizontal Width: 408.1 miles (656.77 km) from Yambio east to Boma
  • Vertical Length: 414.58 miles (667.21 km) from Kodok south to Nimule

    Note: Lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
  • Bordering Countries: (6) Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Sudan, Uganda
  • Geographic Center: About 115.38 miles (185.686 km) east of Tonj
  • Highest Point: Kinyeti 10,456 ft (3,187 m)
  • Lowest Point: unknown
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  • Relative Location
This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.

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