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Sudan Population, Density, Fertility Rate and Life Expectancy Overview
Population Analysis Year 2010 Year 2020 Year 2030
Population (in million) 34.38 43.541 54.84
Global Rank 35th 34th 29th
Global Population Share 0.494% 0.558% 0.641%
Global Population Density 17.2 20.83 24.29
Global Population Density Rank 116th 118th 120th
Average Life Expectancy 62.62 65.31 67.29
Average Life Expectancy Global Rank 160th 166th 169th
Fertility Rate 4.87 4.28 3.76
Fertility Rate Global Rank 32nd 29th 25th
Note : Population Density means number of people staying per kilometer and Fertility rate means number of kids born per women

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Sudan Causes of Death
Cause Type Number of Deaths % of Total Deaths
Homicide 37 0.07%
Congenital birth defects 251 0.5%
Lower respiratory infections 258 0.51%
Diarrheal diseases 14 0.03%
Road accidents 37 0.07%
Neonatal infections 3406 6.75%
Malaria 0 0%
Cardiovascular disease 18858 37.39%
Diabetes, blood and endocrine disease 1657 3.29%
Drowning 116 0.23%
Cancers 59 0.12%
Digestive diseases 543 1.08%
Nutritional deficiencies 1501 2.98%
Fire 257 0.51%

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Highlights of Sudan BMI and Diet Compositions

Comprehensive data on food supply and consumption is published by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). Data was analyzed by The Global Graph and is published in these below Highlights, Graphs and Tables (Data Quality & definitions)

  • Cereals & Grains, Sugar and Dairy & Eggs are three major diet compositions in Sudan
  • Sorghum, Wheat and Rice are three major Cereal preferences in Sudan
  • National and World Health Organization (WHO) recommendations on vegetable intake is to range between 200-250g per day and in Sudan average intake is 229.67 grams
  • Bananas, Dates and Lemons & Limes are three major Fruit Types Intake in Sudan
  • National and World Health Organization (WHO) typically set a guideline of 200g Fruit Intake per day and in Sudan average Fruit intake is 216.33grams
  • In Sudan, average male height is in the decreasing trend and female height is in decreasing trend
  • Average Male BMI in Sudan is in the range of normal and Average Female BMI is in range of obese (BMI = Body Mass Index - The WHO define a BMI <=18.5 as 'underweight'; 18.5 to 25 as 'normal/healthy'; 25.0 to 30.0 as 'obese')

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