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GDL Area Database (3.9.0)

Free Sub-National Development Indicators

133 indicators, 129 countries, 1461 sub-national regions
37.1 million persons, 8.3 million households
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Share of population living in area

1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
South Sudan (Africa)
Total 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100
Urban 23.7 23.9 24.2 24.4 24.7 24.9 25.2 25.4 25.7
Rural 76.3 76.1 75.8 75.6 75.3 75.1 74.8 74.6 74.3
Poor 99.9 99.6 99.4 99.1 98.0 96.9 95.8 94.7 93.6
Nonpoor 0.01 0.31 0.61 0.92 1.83 2.75 3.66 4.58 5.50
Lowest 25% 28.9 28.0 27.2 26.3 25.5 24.6 23.8 22.9 22.0
Second 25% 22.2 22.4 22.6 22.8 23.0 23.2 23.4 23.6 23.8
Third 25% 28.8 27.9 26.9 26.0 25.0 24.1 23.1 22.1 21.2
Highest 25% 20.1 21.7 23.3 24.9 26.5 28.1 29.7 31.3 32.9
Central Equatoria 12.7 12.7 12.8 12.9 13.0 13.1 13.2 13.3 13.4
Eastern Equatoria 10.9 10.9 10.9 10.9 10.8 10.8 10.8 10.8 10.7
Jonglei 20.7 19.5 18.2 17.0 15.8 14.6 13.4 12.2 10.9
Lakes 8.29 8.22 8.14 8.07 7.99 7.92 7.85 7.77 7.70
Northern Bahr El Ghazal 9.40 9.38 9.36 9.34 9.32 9.30 9.28 9.26 9.24
Unity 6.40 6.54 6.67 6.81 6.95 7.09 7.22 7.36 7.50
Upper Nile 10.9 11.1 11.3 11.6 11.8 12.1 12.3 12.6 12.8
Warrap 11.5 11.9 12.3 12.7 13.1 13.5 14.0 14.4 14.8
Western Bahr El Ghazal 3.57 3.61 3.65 3.69 3.74 3.78 3.82 3.87 3.91
Western Equatoria 5.74 6.15 6.55 6.96 7.37 7.78 8.19 8.59 9.00