Gross debt in South SudanThe government gross debt refers to the total of all sums of money that have to be paid to other countries, communities or institutions. On the other hand not included in the gross debt are the demands of a country to foreign ones.
The gross debt in South Sudan in the period from 2012 to 2016 was between 1.1 billion and 7.1 billion USD. The hightest level within the past 4 years was reached in 2015. However, the liabilities in 2016 have been only 3 billion USD
Based on the number of inhabitants, this is in South Sudan a debt of 295 USD per person. For comparison: The average debt per person in the same year in the European Union was 26,165 USD.
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Gross debt of the last 4 years in billion USD
|Year||South Sudan total||South Sudan per capita||EU per capita|
|2012||1.06 bn USD||105 USD||28,064 USD|
|2013||3.24 bn USD||313 USD||29,836 USD|
|2014||5.25 bn USD||498 USD||30,512 USD|
|2015||7.11 bn USD||664 USD||25,813 USD|
|2016||3.19 bn USD||295 USD||26,165 USD|