Budgets in AfricaCountry profiles

South Sudan

Region: East Africa
Currency: South Sudanese pound (SSP)
Population: 11.9 million
Capital: Juba
Ministry website: grss-mof.org
Fiscal year: July - June
Regional Economic Community: IGAD

Key economic indicators
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
GDP (current SSP[billions]) 51.66 33.24 45.25 41.02 43.66
GDP (%) 32.5 15.46 20 20.58 20.54
GDP growth (%) -52.43 29.33 2.92 -0.17 0
GDP per capita (current SSP) 3,284.02 1,488.69 1,837.57 1,807.74 1,727.45
GDP per capita (%) 5,219.43 3,200.15 4,158.58 3,602.81 3,670.94
Inflation (CPI) (%) 45.08 -0.04 1.66 52.81 0
General government revenue (% of GDP) 25.74 12.84 21.11 29.5 72.01
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 21.13 24.15 27.13 39.16 67.85
Budget balance (% of GDP) 4.61 -11.31 -6.02 -9.65 4.15
Primary balance (% of GDP) 4.61 -11.31 -5.97 -8.87 4.76
General government debt (% of GDP) 4.5 12.68 20.72 56.87 0