Information about South Sudan Statistic: The MDG Challenges, Demographic and Poverty Situation, The population is currently estimated to be around 7.5 million with around 4.5 million either internally displaced (4.0 million) or taking refuge in the neighbouring countries (0.5 million), with almost the entire population (98 percent) living in the rural areas. The population density is approximately 16 persons per square kilometre. More than 70 percent of total area (0.75 million square ilometres) of South Sudan is considered to be of high potential.
Facts about south sudan month-on-month Inflation
Southern Sudan Commission for Census, Statistics and Evaluation anounced that Consumer Price Index (CPI) is increased by 2.57% in September.
South Sudan Statistics by SSCCSE are on newspapper headline about inflation rate for the month of September rose by 2.57% compared to 0.08% in August. The increase in the all-items-index was on account of food prices especially rice and sorghum among the cereals and vegetables generally. The increase in prices during the month of September was therefore due to reduced supply of food staffs as the roads get bad due to heavy rainfall. The prices of food alone increased by 7.89% compared to a drop of 2.50% in August. The following line graph shows monthly inflationary trends for the last one year from October to September.