General Information for Sierra Leone Sierra Leone Flag Icon

What is the capital city of Sierra Leone ?Freetown
What is the total area of Sierra Leone ? (km2)71.740
What is the population in Sierra Leone ? (2020)7.976.983
What is the median age in Sierra Leone ?19
What is the iso country code for Sierra Leone ? (2lt)SL
What is the iso country code for Sierra Leone ? (3lt)SLE
What continent is Sierra Leone in ?Africa
What currency is used in Sierra Leone ?Sierra Leonean Leone
What is the currency code for Sierra Leone ?SLL
What is the tel code for Sierra Leone ?+232
What language use in Sierra Leone ?English
What is the language code for English ?EN
What is the internet TLD code for Sierra Leone ?.sl
Where is the highest place in Sierra Leone ?Mount Bintumani (1948 m.)
Where is the lowest place in Sierra Leone ?North Atlantic Ocean (0 m.)

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Worldbank Country Statistics for Sierra Leone

World map icon Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments (%)12,33
World map icon Diabetes prevalence (% of population ages 20 to 79)2,4
World map icon Procedures to build a warehouse (number)17
World map icon Time required to build a warehouse (days)182
World map icon Total tax rate (% of commercial profits)30,7
World map icon Profit tax (% of commercial profits)18,5
World map icon Tax payments (number)34
World map icon Other taxes payable by businesses (% of commercial profits)1
World map icon Labor tax and contributions (% of commercial profits)11,3
World map icon Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours)343
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business, male (number)5
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business, female (number)5
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business (number)5
World map icon Time required to start a business, male (days)8
World map icon Time required to start a business, female (days)8
World map icon Time required to start a business (days)8
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures (% of GNI per capita)0
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures, male (% of GNI per capita)7,6
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures, female (% of GNI per capita)7,6
World map icon Procedures to register property (number)7
World map icon Time required to register property (days)56
World map icon Time required to enforce a contract (days)515
World map icon Strength of legal rights index (0=weak to 12=strong)5
World map icon Time to resolve insolvency (years)2,3
World map icon Time to import, documentary compliance (hours)82
World map icon Time to import, border compliance (hours)120
World map icon PPG, private creditors (INT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, other private creditors (INT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, commercial banks (INT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, bonds (INT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, official creditors (INT, current US$)7.686.950
World map icon PPG, multilateral (INT, current US$)5.121.980
World map icon Interest payments on external debt, private nonguaranteed (PNG) (INT, current US$)0
World map icon Interest payments on external debt, long-term (INT, current US$)7.686.950
World map icon Secondary education, duration (years)7
World map icon Lower secondary school starting age (years)12
World map icon Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)4,33
World map icon Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)5,14
World map icon Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)3,534
World map icon Primary education, duration (years)6
World map icon Primary school starting age (years)6
World map icon Cost to import, documentary compliance (US$)387,1
World map icon Cost to import, border compliance (US$)821
World map icon Time to export, documentary compliance (hours)72
World map icon Time to export, border compliance (hours)54,9
World map icon Cost to export, documentary compliance (US$)227,1
World map icon Cost to export, border compliance (US$)551,9
World map icon Time required to get electricity (days)82
World map icon Public credit registry coverage (% of adults)2,1
World map icon Private credit bureau coverage (% of adults)0
World map icon Depth of credit information index (0=low to 8=high)0
World map icon Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations)163
World map icon Business extent of disclosure index (0=less disclosure to 10=more disclosure)6
World map icon Distance to frontier score (0=lowest performance to 100=frontier)47,4583
World map icon PPG, bilateral (INT, current US$)2.564.980
World map icon Unemployment, youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)8,485
World map icon Unemployment, youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)12,944
World map icon Unemployment, youth female (% of female labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)5,43
World map icon Labor force, total2.683.620
World map icon Labor force, female (% of total labor force)49,9275
World map icon Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)57,949
World map icon Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)58,33
World map icon Ratio of female to male labor force participation rate (%) (modeled ILO estimate)98,7125
World map icon Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)57,579
World map icon Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)58,602
World map icon Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)58,369
World map icon Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)58,829
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)28,32
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)23,251
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)33,292
World map icon Employment in services (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)35,753
World map icon Employment in services, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)29,243
World map icon Employment in services, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)42,039
World map icon Principal repayments on external debt, public and publicly guaranteed (PPG) (AMT, current US$)32.902.200
World map icon Principal repayments on external debt, private nonguaranteed (PNG) (AMT, current US$)0
World map icon Principal repayments on external debt, long-term (AMT, current US$)32.902.200
World map icon PPG, bilateral (AMT, current US$)8.879.550
World map icon Employment in industry (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)5,843
World map icon Employment in industry, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)10,449
World map icon Employment in industry, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)1,396
World map icon GDP per person employed (constant 2011 PPP $)4.623,77
World map icon Contributing family workers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)6,12
World map icon Contributing family workers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)6,156
World map icon Contributing family workers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)6,086
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)11,248
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)17,399
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)5,309
World map icon Vulnerable employment, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)86,042
World map icon Vulnerable employment, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)80,2
World map icon Vulnerable employment, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)91,682
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)55,44
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)55,332
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)55,544
World map icon Self-employed, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)88,752
World map icon Self-employed, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)82,601
World map icon Self-employed, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)94,691
World map icon Employers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)2,71
World map icon Employers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)2,401
World map icon Employers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)3,009
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)25,917
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)20,241
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)31,485
World map icon Employment in agriculture (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)58,404
World map icon Employment in agriculture, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)60,309
World map icon Employment in agriculture, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)56,565
World map icon Personal remittances, received (% of GDP)1,57519
World map icon Personal remittances, received (current US$)62.085.900
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net inflows (% of GDP)9,329
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$)367.700.000
World map icon PPG, private creditors (DIS, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, other private creditors (DIS, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, commercial banks (DIS, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, official creditors (DIS, current US$)87.164.400
World map icon PPG, multilateral (DIS, current US$)59.583.000
World map icon Disbursements on external debt, public and publicly guaranteed (PPG) (DIS, current US$)87.164.400
World map icon Disbursements on external debt, long-term (DIS, current US$)87.164.400
World map icon PPG, bilateral (DIS, current US$)27.581.400
World map icon PPG, private creditors (AMT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, other private creditors (AMT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, commercial banks (AMT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, bonds (AMT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, official creditors (AMT, current US$)32.902.200
World map icon PPG, multilateral (AMT, current US$)24.022.600


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