Sierra Leone

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PROFILE
  • Area: 71,740 sq. km (27,699 sq. mi.)
  • Population: 6,018,888 (2016 est.)
  • Population growth rate: 2.36% (2016 est.)
  • Life expectancy: 58.2 years (2016)
  • Languages: English (official, regular use limited to literate minority), Mende, Temne, Krio (lingua franca and first language for 10% of the population but understood by 95%)
  • Religions: Muslim 60%, Christian 10%, indigenous beliefs 30%
  • Formal name: Republic of Sierra Leone
  • Alternate names: Republic of Sierra Leone, Serra Leoa
  • Government type: presidential republic
  • Leaders: chief of state and head of government: President Ernest Bai KOROMA
  • Capital: Freetown
  • Administrative divisions: 3 provinces and 1 area
  • GDP per capita (PPP): $1,600 (2015 est.)
  • Exports: Iron ore, diamonds, rutile, cocoa, coffee, fish
  • Imports: foodstuffs, machinery and equipment, fuels and lubricants, chemicals
  • Currency: leone (SLL)
ACCOMMODATION

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