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Population of Sudan 2022

Sudan, officially the Republic of Sudan, is a country in Northeast Africa. Its Africa’s third-largest country by area in Africa. As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of Sudan in 2021 is 45,000,269 (45 million or 4.5 Crore)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Sudan Population 2022

Sudan has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of 2.42%. Its estimated population in 2022 is  45,992,018 (46 million)* equivalent to 0.56% of the total world population. The total Land Area of Sudan is 1,731,671 sq. km (668,602 sq. mi) & the Population Density of Sudan is 28 per Km2 (66 people per mi2).

Population of  Sudan in 2022 –  46 million or 4.6 Crores (Approx)
Sudan2022 Population
Total Population45,992,018 (46 million or 4.6 Crore)
Global Rank33rd
Share of World Pop.0.56%
Land Area 1,731,671 sq. km (668,602 sq.mi)
Area Rank15
Pop. Density25 person/sq. km
Capital CityKhartoum
Sudan Demographics
Fertility Rate*4.43
Infant mortality rate**38.0
Median Age 19.7 years
Life Expectancy66,9 years
Urban Population35%

Source: United Nation World  Populations Prospects 

*Fertility rate, average number of children born to women during their reproductive years.

**Infant mortality rate is the number of deaths per 1,000 live births of children under one year of age.

Religion in Sudan
  • Islam – 90.7%
  • Christianity – 5.4%
  • African traditional – 2.9%
  • Other – 1.0%

Source: Wikipedia

Top Cities in Sudan by Population

3Khartoum NorthKhartoum10,12,211
4NyalaSouth Darfur4,92,984
5Port SudanRed Sea3,94,561
6El-ObeidNorth Kordofan3,45,126
8Wad MadaniGezira2,89,482
9El-GadarifAl Qadarif2,69,395
10Al-FashirNorth Darfur2,17,827

Source: Census 2008