Republic of Sierra Leone

(Sierra Leone)

System of governmentpresidential republic
Country codeSL, SLE
FlagRepublic of Sierra Leone
Capital cityFreetown
CurrencySierra Leonean leone (SLL)
Predominant religionSunni Islam
Former colonizerUnited Kingdom (United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland)
MembershipUN
WTO
MMF
African Union
Population6 255 000 people
(105. place in the world)
Area71 740 km2
(118. place in the world)
Density87 people per km2
(94. place in the world)
GDP per capita1 530 USD per capita
(178. place in the world)
PeacefulnessGPI Global Peace Index 1,822
(51. place in the world)
CorruptionCPI Corruption Perceptions Index 33
(116. place in the world)
Human developmentHDI Human Development Index 0,419
(183. place in the world)
Economy freedomEFI Economy Freedom Index 47,5
(163. place in the world)
Life expectancy52,2 years
(190. place in the world)
Income iequalityGini coefficient 34,0
(53. place in the world)
CO2 emissions1,309 Mt CO2/year
(152. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per km218 t CO2/km2/year
(152. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per capita0,2 t CO2/per capita/year
(170. place in the world)
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