Geopolitical map of Sudan

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CapitalPopulationArea
Khartoum 35,000,000 1,861,484
Country codePhone CodeLocal HourTime zone
SD +249 04:07:27 Africa/Khartoum
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7 countries share a border with Sudan

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Some data about Sudan

Sudan is a country of 35,000,000 inhabitants, with an area of ​1,861,484 km2, its capital is Khartoum and its time zone is "Africa/Khartoum". Its ISO code is "SD" in 2 positions and "SDN" in 3 positions.

To be able to make a telephone call to Sudan, you must dial your telephone code, which is 249. The currency used in Sudan is the "Pound" (SDG).

The administrative subdivision of Sudan (administrative division) is made up of 17 States (level 1) and 133 Counties (level 2). Sudan has 21 cities with more than 100,000 inhabitants and 2 cities with more than one million inhabitants.

Above you have a geopolitical map of Sudan with a precise legend on its biggest cities, its road network, its airports, railways and waterways. Do not hesitate to click on the map of Sudan to access a zoom level and finer details.

Sudan shares borders with Central African Republic, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Libya, South Sudan and Chad.

Proportion of cities by number of inhabitants in Sudan

Number of cities by importance (population) in Sudan. Considering cities with a population of more than 100 000, 200 000, 500 000 and 1 million inhabitants, with the percentage of the population that these cities represent.

> 100k inhabitants > 200k inhabitants > 500k inhabitants > 1 million inhabitants
21 12 3 2
22.9 % 19.5 % 10.7 % 9.1 %
  • The 21 most important cities represent 22.9% of the entire population
  • The 12 most important cities represent 19.5% of the entire population
  • The 3 most important cities represent 10.7% of the entire population
  • The 2 most important cities represent 9.1% of the entire population

Administrative division of Sudan

Administrative subdivisionsAdministrative level
17 States1
133 Counties2

List of first-order administrative division in Sudan

  • Al Jazirah State
  • Al Qadarif State
  • Blue Nile
  • Central Darfur State
  • East Darfur
  • Kassala State
  • Khartoum
  • North Kordofan
  • North Darfur
  • Northern
  • Red Sea
  • River Nile
  • Sennar
  • South Darfur
  • South Kordofan
  • West Kordofan State
  • West Darfur
  • White Nile

List of major cities of Sudan

  • Khartoum1 974 647 inhabitants
  • Omdurman1 200 000 inhabitants
  • Nyala565 734 inhabitants
  • Port Sudan489 725 inhabitants
  • Kassala401 477 inhabitants
  • El Obeid393 311 inhabitants
  • Al Qadarif363 945 inhabitants
  • Kosti345 068 inhabitants
  • Wad Medani332 714 inhabitants
  • El Daein264 734 inhabitants
  • El Fasher252 609 inhabitants
  • Singa250 000 inhabitants
  • Ad-Damazin186 051 inhabitants
  • Geneina162 981 inhabitants
  • Rabak135 281 inhabitants
  • Sinnar130 122 inhabitants
  • Al Manāqil128 297 inhabitants
  • Gereida120 000 inhabitants
  • An Nuhūd108 008 inhabitants
  • Atbara107 930 inhabitants
  • Ed Damer103 941 inhabitants
  • Kadugli87 666 inhabitants
  • Ad Douiem87 068 inhabitants
  • Umm Ruwaba55 742 inhabitants
  • Shendi53 568 inhabitants
  • Dilling37 113 inhabitants
  • As Sūkī33 524 inhabitants
  • Ar Ruseris28 862 inhabitants
  • Al Hasaheisa28 735 inhabitants
  • Maiurno28 727 inhabitants
  • Zalingei28 687 inhabitants
  • Sawākin28 570 inhabitants
  • Tandaltī27 275 inhabitants
  • Ar Rahad26 273 inhabitants
  • Kināna26 233 inhabitants
  • Al Ḩawātah24 513 inhabitants
  • Berber22 395 inhabitants
  • Tokār22 250 inhabitants
  • Abu Jibeha21 790 inhabitants
  • Al Mijlad19 997 inhabitants