Sierra Leone Country Data

CountrySierra Leone
Country CodeSLE
Urban population percentage of total (2012)39.64
Urban population (2012)2,369,704
Land area (sq. km, 2011)71,620
Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$, 2012)$548,073,515
Personal remittances, received (current US$, 2012)$60,988,978
Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, 2012)$477,987,080
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %, 2012)12.87
Deposit interest rate (%, 2012)10.39
Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations, 2013)142
Time required to start a business (days, 2013)12
Start-up procedures to register a business (number, 2013)6
Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours, 2013)353
Tax payments (number, 2013)33
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits, 2013)32.4
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people, 2012)36.07
Internet users (per 100 people, 2012)1.30
Logistics performance index: Overall (1=low to 5=high, 2012)2.08
GDP (current US$, 2012)$3,796,030,045
GDP growth (annual %, 2012)15.22
GDP per capita (current US$, 2012)635
Labor force (2012)2,344,265
Life expectancy at birth, total (years, 2011)45.10
Population ages 0-14 (% of total, 2012)41.74
Population ages 65 and above (% of total, 2012)2.62
Population ages 15-64 (% of total, 2012)55.65
Population growth (annual %, 2012)1.91
Population (Total, 2012)5,978,727