Sudan

Brief profile

UN member state || Location: Northeastern Africa bordered by Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Congo Dem Rep, Chad, Libya || Capital: Khartoum || Official Languages: Arabic, English || Area: 2,505,813 sq.km (by area, largest in African continent, 10th largest in world) || Population: 39.38 million || GDP per capita $2,522 || Currency: Pound (SDG)