Population of Sierra Leone 2021

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Population of Sierra Leone 2021

Sierra Leone officially the Republic of Sierra Leone, informally Salon,  is a country on the southwest coast of West Africa. As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of   in 2020 is 7,976985 (80 Lakhs)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

 

Sierra Leone Population 2021

Sierra Leone  has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of 2.10 %. Its estimated population in 2021 is  8,141,343 (8.14 million). The total Land Area of Sierra Leone is  71,620 sq.km (27,650 sq. mi) & the Population Density of Sierra Leone is 111 per Km2 (286 people per mi2).

Population of Sierra Leone in 2021  – 82 Lakhs(Approx)
 Sierra Leone 2020 Population
Total Population 7,976985 (80 Lakhs)
Global Rank103
Share of World Pop.0.1%
Land Area 71,620 sq.km (27,650 sq. mi)
Area Rank117
Pop. Density111 people/sq. km
Capital CityFreetown

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Sierra Leone Demographics
Fertility Rate* 4.32
Infant mortality rate ** 70.1
Median Age  19.4 Years
Life Expectancy 55.92 years
Urban Population 44%

*Fertility rate, average number of children born to women during their reproductive years.

**Infant mortality rate is the number of deaths per 1,000 live births of children under one year of age.

Religion in Sierra Leone

Religion in Sierra Leone 

  • Muslim – 78.5%
  • Christian – 20.4%
  • None – 1.1%

Source: Wikipedia

Top Cities in Sierra Leone by Population

#CityPopulation
1Freetown853,651
2Bo149,957
3Kenema128,402
4Makeni82,940
5Koidu Town80,025
6Lunsar24,450
7Port Loko23,195
8Pandebu-Tokpombu20,219
9Kabala19,074
10Waterloo18,579