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 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Currency 122.93 123 124 128 127 146 [+]
GDP Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate -5.30 4.9 4.9 4.9 5.4 6.66 percent [+]
GDP 9.02 12.9 14.73 16.55 16.43 19.9 USD Billion [+]
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 1974.20 2991 3517 4043 3938 3042 Million SSP [+]
GDP per capita 717.70 630 630 630 30 750 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 1741.10 825 432 40.43 72.65 -1699 USD [+]
GDP Constant Prices 23007.40 16528 14196 11864 13071 9027 Million SSP [+]
LABOUR Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Unemployment Rate 12.00 12 12 12 12 12 percent [+]
Population 12.34 14.5 14.5 14.5 14.5 14.14 million [+]
PRICES Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Inflation Rate 272.60 911 874 756 279 460 percent [+]
Food Inflation 267.50 258 306 312 307 308 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index Cpi 3576.18 3555 3561 3561 3561 3561 Index Points [+]
Cpi Transportation 1180.45 1152 1089 1127 1112 1116 Index Points [+]
TRADE Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Balance of Trade -104.70 5948 8428 10907 9440 -8168 SSP Million [+]
Exports 7465.30 359 -3573 -7504 -6448 -15428 million SSP [+]
Imports 7570.00 5702 5085 4467 4941 2455 million SSP [+]
Terrorism Index 6.50 5.63 5.59 5.54 5.4 4.25 [+]
GOVERNMENT Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Military Expenditure 524.80 1193 1154 1115 1094 1041 USD Million [+]
Government Spending 5970.80 5086 4847 4608 4705 5336 Million SSP [+]
BUSINESS Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Ease Of Doing Business 186.00 186 186 186 186 186 [+]
Changes In Inventories 27.20 53.78 56.89 60.01 61.15 111 Million SSP [+]
Corruption Index 11.00 14 15 15 15 14 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 175.00 169 168 167 168 169 [+]