Sierra Leone
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EDM code : Etudiants Du Monde / Students of the World.
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Sierra Leone - Physical geography

Area : 71 740 Km2
Water : 0.2 %
Lands under cultivation : 8 %
Wild pasture lands : 31 %
Forests : 15 %

Min. Height : 0 m (Atlantic Ocean)
Max. Height : 1948 m (Loma Mansa)


Sierra Leone - Climate
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Sierra Leone - People
Nationality : Sierra Leonean
Main language(s) : English, Krio, French (20%)

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Population (2005) : 5 558 000 people
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Density : 77 people / Km2
Fertility rate : 6.5 children / woman
Life expectancy : 41 years
Urban population : 40 %

Main cities :
1 400 000 people Freetown (capital)
100 000 people Koindu
70 000 people Bo
65 000 people Kenema
60 000 people Makeni


Sierra Leone - Economy
Currency : Leone (SLL) = 100 Cents
Rate of exchange (Sept.2004) :

1 Euro = 3 320 Leone (SLL)

GDP (Gross Domestic Product), 2002 : 0.79 billion dollars
GDP per capita, 2002 : 142 dollars
GNP (Gross National Product), 2005 : 1.21 billion dollars
GNP per capita, 2005 : 218 dollars


Sierra Leone - Miscellaneous information
MAIN NATURAL RESOURCES (world rank 2003) :
- Cocoa (15)
- Coffee
- Rice
- Diamonds (11)


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