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Sierra Leone  

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 7,248,000 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world 100 people per km2.

The capital is Freetown and its currency is Leone

Sierra Leone is holding the 159 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 1,877 millions of euros2,078 millions of dollars, ( 54.88% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 259€ euros per inhabitant287$ 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 0.42 points in 2015, leaving it in 180th place in the table of 188 countries published.

If the reason to visit Sierra Leone are business, you must know it's in the 160th 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

Sierra Leone Economy
Comptes nationaux - Government
Annual GDP [+]20163,419M.€
Annual GDP [+]20163,785M.$
GDP per capita [+]2016472€
GDP per capita [+]2016522$
Debt [+]20161,877
Debt [+]20162,078
Debt (%GDP) [+]201654.88%
Debt Per Capita [+]2016259€
Debt Per Capita [+]2016287$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2016-289
Deficit (M.$) [+]2016-320
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-8.46%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016798.6
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016884.0
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2014100.3
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014133.3
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201415.09%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201410.84%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201627.3
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201630.3
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20148.27%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201623.35%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016110€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016122$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201414€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201419$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201410€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201414$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20164€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20164$
Corruption Index [+]201730
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2017130º
Fragile States Index [+]201591.9
RTI Raking [+]10/01/2016
Business
Doing Business [+]2018160º
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201415.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201430.0%
Trade
Exports [+]2017689.7 M.€
Exports [+]2017779.1 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201614.83%
Imports [+]2017965.1 M.€
Imports [+]20171,090.3 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201625.92%
Trade balance [+]2017-275.4 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017-311.1 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-11.09%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2016100
Population [+]20167,248,000
Immigrant stock [+]201795,248
Remittance received (M.$) [+]201648.2
% Immigrant [+]20171.31%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201673.0
Emigrant stock [+]2017159,017
% Emigrant [+]20172.19%
HDI [+]20150.420
Global Peace Ranking [+]201835º
Birth Rate [+]201635.01‰
Fertility Rate [+]20164.46
Crude death rate [+]201612.75‰
Life expectancy [+]201651.84
Number of homicides [+]2015124
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20151.92
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20160.17