Coat of Arms
Federal Presidential Constitutional Republic
Current Head of Government:
Salva Kiir Mayardit
- Economy dominated by the petroleum mining that has been stymied over the past since early 2014 by civil war.
- Over 80% or the population are engaged in subsistence agriculture.
10,561,244 (2020) (87th)
644,329 sq km
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Traditional African Religions
- English (official)