Sudan economy

Sudan economy

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Gross Domestic Product 2012

GDP (purchasing power parity): $80.43billion

GDP real growth rate: -11.2%

GDP per capita (PPP): $2,400

GDP composition by sector (2012 estimate)

Agriculture: 32%

Industry: 32%

Services: 43%

Inflation: 31.5%

Currency: Sudanese pound

Business Languages

The commercial languages include the following;

  • Arabic
  • English
  • Swahili

Transport

The main means of transport in Sudan include road transport, railway and many people especially in rural areas us donkeys as their transport means.

Energy in Sudan

The major sources of energy in Sudan include; coal, oil, natural gas, solar and hydro power

Challenges in Sudan

  • Internal conflicts
  • Religious extremism
  • Poor education
  • Poverty
  • Corruption
  • Poor infrastructure like roads.
  • Environmental issues

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