Church Information

STATUS: Organized Work

CHURCHES: 46 Churches

CONSTITUENTS: 17,769

UPCI MISSIONARIES:
     Career Missionaries Patrick & Jean Groves

SOUTH SUDAN – Country Information

Population:
South Sudan has a population of 10,561,244 as of 2020.

Size:
644,329 sq km / 248,777 sq mi (a little smaller than Texas)

Capital City:
The capital city, Juba, is also a river port on the Mountain Nile.

Ethnic Groups:
35.8% Dinka
15.6% Nuer
48.6% Other

South Sudan has over 15 ethnic groups. Dinka and Nuer being the largest.

Religion:
60% Christian
40% Other 

Christianity in South Sudan is mostly Roman Catholic, Anglican, and Presbyterian. The other 40% is made up of mostly Animist, and a small percentage Muslim.

Languages:
English
Arabic 

South Sudan has many other languages including Dinka, Nuer, Shilluk, Bari, and Anywa.

Geography:
Located in the northeastern Africa, South Sudan is rich with lush savannas, swamplands, and rainforests. 

Economy:
South Sudan is one of the poorest and least developed nations in the world. The majority of the population is dependent of farming and livestock.

Interesting Fact:
South Sudan is the youngest country in the world, gaining independence in 2011.

Important Facts:
South Sudan was originally inhabited by migratory tribes that settled the region. The British established control over the region and developed the north while ignoring the south of Sudan. In a vote South Sudan received independence from Sudan in 2011.

Click on the map above to see additional information concerning this country from britannica.com

PRAISE & REVIVAL REPORTS – August 2020

GABON We praise the Lord that He has blessed us to be able to finish construction of the Bible School. LIBERIA We praise the Lord  He is still saving souls in the mist of this pandemic of COVID - 19. Fifty-two (52) people were baptized and forty-three (43) people...
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