South Sudan | Economic Forecasts | 2017-2020 Outlook

This page has economic forecasts for South Sudan including a long-term outlook for the next decades, plus medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions for the next release affecting the South Sudan economy.


MARKETS Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Currency 129.26 125 124 123 121 107 [+]
GDP Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate -13.10 4.9 5.4 5.4 -2.4 6.66 percent [+]
GDP 9.02 14.2 13.97 13.75 13.52 19.9 USD Billion [+]
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 1377.70 1716 1717 1718 1720 2324 Million SSP [+]
GDP per capita 745.30 630 868 887 906 750 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 1808.20 2059 2106 2152 2199 2565 USD [+]
GDP Constant Prices 22921.10 34278 32375 30473 28570 15218 Million SSP [+]
LABOUR Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Population 12.23 13.5 14.5 14.5 14.5 15 million [+]
PRICES Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Inflation Rate 165.00 352 431 391 420 460 percent [+]
Food Inflation 124.70 82 71 51 45 15 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index Cpi 4127.66 4246 4258 4215 4161 3680 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 2790.09 1766 1815 1762 1737 1484 Index Points [+]
TRADE Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Balance of Trade -2050.40 -600 -420 -420 -420 -320 SSP Million [+]
Exports 6278.70 9771 10079 10386 10693 11268 million SSP [+]
Imports 8329.70 9231 9329 9428 9526 9736 million SSP [+]
Terrorism Index 6.82 5.54 5.4 5.25 5.11 4.25 [+]
GOVERNMENT Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Military Expenditure 524.80 1352 1343 1334 1325 1285 USD Million [+]
Government Spending 8381.30 4800 4721 4643 4565 5210 Million SSP [+]
BUSINESS Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Ease Of Doing Business 187.00 186 186 186 186 186 [+]
Changes In Inventories 7.90 2.67 5.11 7.55 9.99 17.16 Million SSP [+]
Corruption Index 11.00 15 15 14 14 14 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 175.00 167 168 169 170 170 [+]