Indicators of economy in Sierra Leone

The essential economic performance of a country is reflected by the gross domestic product. So the total of all goods and services sold. Worldwide gross domestic product in 2019 was at about 11.181 US Dollar per capita. The GDP in Sierra Leone reached 528 US Dollar per capita. The gross national product has been at 540 US Dollar per capita. Sierra Leone is currently at number 164 among the international economies and is therefore one of the less significant.

Inflation in Sierra Leone was in 2019 at around 14.80%. For the the EU, the average of the same was year at 1.63%.

The Corruption Perceptions Index for the public sector counts 33 and is compared to other countries bad.


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Unemployment rates in percent 1991 - 2020

Unemployment rates Sierra Leone

Economic performance 2019

 Sierra Leone
Total
Sierra Leone
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
GDP4.12 bn USD527.53 USD15,626.45 tn USD30,381.17 USD
Gross national product4.19 bn USD536.16 USD16,026.52 tn USD31,158.99 USD


Development of gross domestic product in million US Dollar 1979 - 2019


GDP Sierra Leone
Development of inflation
Corruption in Sierra Leone
Cost of living in a global comparison

Im- and Exports 2018

 Sierra Leone
Total
Sierra Leone
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
Exports755.45 m USD96.69 USD8,590.51 bn USD16,701.80 USD
Imports1.61 bn USD206.54 USD8,032.20 bn USD15,616.32 USD


Development of imports and exports in million US dollars 1979 - 2018


Exports
Imports