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Republic of the Sudan

جمهورية السودان (Arabic)
Jumhūriyyat as-Sūdān
Motto: النصر لنا (Arabic)
"An-Naṣr lanā"
"Victory is ours"
Anthem: نحن جند الله، جند الوطن (Arabic)
Naḥnu Jund Allah, Jund Al-waṭan
(English: "We are the Soldiers of God, the Soldiers of the Nation")
Sudan in dark green, disputed regions in light green.
Sudan in dark green, disputed regions in light green.
Capital
and largest city
Khartoum
15°38′N032°32′E / 15.633°N 32.533°E / 15.633; 32.533
Official languages
Demonym(s)Sudanese
GovernmentFederalprovisional government
Abdel Fattah al-Burhan
Abdalla Hamdok
LegislatureTransitional Legislative Council
Formation
• Anglo-Egyptian Sudan colonization
1899
• Independence and end of the Anglo-Egyptian rule
1 January 1956
• Secession of South Sudan
9 July 2011
11 April 2019
4 August 2019
Area
• Total
1,886,068 km2 (728,215 sq mi) (15th)
Population
• 11 million (2020 estimate) estimate
41,592,539 [2] (33rd)
• 2008 census
30,894,000 (disputed)[3]
• Density
21.3/km2 (55.2/sq mi)
GDP (PPP)2018 estimate
• Total
$177.678 billion[4]
• Per capita
$4,232[5]
GDP (nominal)2018 estimate
• Total
$33.903 billion[6]
• Per capita
$808[7]
Gini (2009)35.3[8]
medium
HDI (2018)Increase 0.507[9]
low · 168th
CurrencySudanese pound (SDG)
Time zoneUTC+2 (CAT)
Date formatdd/mm/yyyy
Driving sideleft
Calling code+249
ISO 3166 codeSD
Internet TLD.sd
سودان.

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on November 27, 2020


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