Sierra Leone Sierra Leone

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Sierra Leone, is a country located at Western Africa, it has an area of 72,300 Km2 and it may be considered quite a small country.

Sierra Leone, with a population of 7,813,215 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and has a population density of 108 people per km2.

It's capital is Freetown and its currency is Leone

Sierra Leone is holding the 161 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2019 was 2,636 millions of euros (2,951 millions of dollars), ( 71.66% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 337€ euros per inhabitant378$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Sierra Leone, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.452 points in 2019, leaving it in 183th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Sierra Leone are business, you must know it's in the 163th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Sierra Leone, if you want to see information about other countries click here

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Freetown: Monthly Rainfall
Sierra Leone Economy
Gouvernement
Annual GDP [+]20193,682M.€
Annual GDP [+]20194,122M.$
GDP per capita [+]2019471€
GDP per capita [+]2019528$
Debt (M.€.) [+]20192,636
Debt (M.$.) [+]20192,951
Debt (%GDP) [+]201971.66%
Debt Per Capita [+]2019337€
Debt Per Capita [+]2019378$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2019-114
Deficit (M.$) [+]2019-127
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2019-3.09%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2019774.1
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2019866.6
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2018246.9
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2018291.6
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201832.47%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201760.6
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]201768.5
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20177.91%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201927.1
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201930.3
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20192.91%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201921.04%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201999€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2019111$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201832€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201838$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20178€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20179$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20193€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20194$
Corruption Index [+]202033
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2018134º
Fragile States Index [+]201889.1
RTI Raking [+]09/28/201811º
Labour
NMW [+]201955.5 $
Human Capital Ranking [+]2017117º
Business
Doing Business [+]2019163º
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201415.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202015.0%
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]201857,000
Exports [+]2020321.4 M.€
Exports [+]2020367.1 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201915.02%
Imports [+]20201,099.9 M.€
Imports [+]20201,256.3 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201938.25%
Trade balance [+]2020-778.5 M.€
Trade balance [+]2020-889.2 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2019-23.22%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2019108
Global Peace Ranking [+]202146º
Remittance received (M.$) [+]201749.2
% Immigrant [+]20190.70%
% Emigrant [+]20192.39%
Birth Rate [+]201833.41‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201778.1
Crude death rate [+]201811.75‰
Fertility Rate [+]20184.26
Population [+]20197,813,215
Immigrant stock [+]201954,332
Emigrant stock [+]2019187,102
HDI [+]20190.452
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2020111º
Life expectancy [+]201854.31
Suicides [+]2015990
Suicide rate [+]201513.81
Number of homicides [+]2015124
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20151.73
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20190.18
Consumption GWh [+]2018242
Generation GWh [+]2018260
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]09/23/2021121
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]09/23/20216,393
Fully vaccinated [+]09/24/202140,045
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]09/23/202115.49
Doses administered [+]09/24/2021221,110