Lavigery

Sudan.

There is only one Missionary of Africa parish in Sudan. It is in Khartoum, the capital. It is hoped that 1 confrere will begin work in South Sudan soon in a joint effort with other missionary congregations

Local facts

Capital: Khartoum.
Population: 36,729,501 (July 2016 est.)
Life expectancy: 64.1 years
Access to clean water:
improved:
urban: 66% of population
rural: 50.2% of population
total: 55.5% of population
unimproved:
urban: 34% of population
rural: 49.8% of population
total: 44.5% of population (2012 est.)
Adult literacy: 75.9%
Infant mortality: 50.2 deaths/1,000 live births
Religions: Sunni Muslim, small Christian minority

Taken from CIA website,
Updated July 2016

The Society of Missionaries of Africa (The White Fathers). England & Wales Reg charity No. 233302
The Society of Missionaries of Africa (The White Fathers) Charity registered in Scotland No. SC037981