Population and Health of Sudan (July 2012est)

Population and Health of Sudan (July 2012est)

Total population:  34,206,710

Average population growth: 1.88%

Urban population: 13,682,684

Urban growth rate: 3.7%

Rural Population: 20,524,026

Population density of Sudan18.78 humans per square kilometers

Health (2012est)

Life expectancy

Male: 60.58 years

Female: 64.67 years

Infant mortality rate    

Male: 61.2 deaths/1,000 live births

Female: 49.7 deaths/1,000 live births (2012est.)

HIV prevalence: 1.1% (2009est.)

Literacy level                     

Male:  79.6%

Female: 60.8%

Age and gender structure (2012 estimate)

Age (years) per% No of Males No of FemaleTotal
0-14 42 7,305,175 7,056,966 14,362,141
15-24 20 3,492,585 3,288,328 6,780,913
25-54 31 5,172,366 5,481,045 10,653,411
55-64 3.7 686,376 590,985 1,277,361
65 years $ over: 3.3 627,014 505,870 1,132,884

 

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