Transport and infrastructure in Sierra Leone

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Sierra Leone with the average of all countries in Africa. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 11,300 km. Theoretically, this is 1.48 meter for each of the 8 millions inhabitants of the country. Sierra Leone hereby ranks 184th in a worldwide comparison.

The given waterways are refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. The number of harbours additionally includes the ones on the 402 km long coastline.

Airports in Sierra Leone


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Sierra Leone

 

Africa

  totalper 1 mio
inhabitants
per km2 total per 1 mio
inhabitants
per km2
Roadways 11,300 km1,477.09 km156.29 m 2,905,400 km2,272.63 km95.81 m
Railroads 0 km0.00 km0.00 m 89,000 km69.63 km2.94 m
Waterways 800 km104.57 km11.07 m 50,100 km39.16 km1.65 m
Commercial harbors 51867.710.007 7,0955.550.000
Airports 81.050.111 3,2332.530.000