Outline of Sudan

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Flag of Sudan
Emblem of Sudan
Sudan's location on the map of the world

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Sudan:

Sudan – Arab state in North Africa and the Middle East bordered by Egypt to the north, the Red Sea to the northeast, Eritrea and Ethiopia to the east, South Sudan to the south, the Central African Republic to the southwest, Chad to the west and Libya to the northwest. Internally, the Nile divides the country into eastern and western halves. The population of Sudan is a combination of indigenous inhabitants of the Nile Valley and descendants of migrants from the Arabian Peninsula. The overwhelming majority of the population today adhere to Islam.

General reference[edit]

An enlargeable relief map of Sudan and South Sudan (before partition)

Geography of Sudan[edit]

An enlargeable topographic map of Sudan and South Sudan (before partition)

Geography of Sudan

 Ethiopia 769 km
 Chad 1,360 km
 Egypt 1,273 km
 Central African Republic 175 km
 Eritrea 605 km
 Libya 383 km
 South Sudan 1 937 km

Environment of Sudan[edit]

An enlargeable satellite image of Sudan

Environment of Sudan

Natural geographic features of Sudan[edit]

Regions of Sudan[edit]

Regions of Sudan

Ecoregions of Sudan[edit]

List of ecoregions in Sudan

Administrative divisions of Sudan[edit]

Administrative divisions of Sudan

States of Sudan[edit]

States of Sudan

Districts of Sudan[edit]

Districts of Sudan The States of Sudan are subdivided into 133 districts.

Demography of Sudan[edit]

Demographics of Sudan

Government and politics of Sudan[edit]

Politics of Sudan

Branches of the government of Sudan[edit]

Government of Sudan

Executive branch of the government of Sudan[edit]

Legislative branch of the government of Sudan[edit]

Judicial branch of the government of Sudan[edit]

Court system of Sudan

Foreign relations of Sudan[edit]

Foreign relations of Sudan

International organization membership[edit]

The Republic of Sudan is a member of:[2]

Law and order in Sudan[edit]

Law of Sudan

Military of Sudan[edit]

Military of Sudan

Local government in Sudan[edit]

Local government in Sudan

History of Sudan[edit]

History of Sudan

  • Current events of Sudan

Culture of Sudan[edit]

Culture of Sudan

Art in Sudan[edit]

Sports in Sudan[edit]

Sports in Sudan

Economy and infrastructure of Sudan[edit]

Economy of Sudan

Education in Sudan[edit]

Education in Sudan

Health in Sudan[edit]

Health in Sudan

See also[edit]



  1. ^ The only glaciers in Africa are on Mt Kenya (in Kenya), on Kilimanjaro (in Tanzania), and in the Ruwenzori Mountains (which are located in Uganda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo). See Proceedings of the Riederalp Workshop, September 1978; Actes de l'Atelier de Riederalp, septembre 1978): IAHS-AISH Publ. no. 126, 1980.
  2. ^ "Sudan". The World Factbook. United States Central Intelligence Agency. July 21, 2009. Retrieved July 23, 2009.

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of Sudan