Sierra Leone

Languages:

English 

Time zone:

GMT (UTC+0) 

Electricity:

220V 50Hz 

Area:

71,740 sq km 

Population:

7,075,641 (2015 census ) 

Currency:

Leone (SLL) 

Religion:

Islam,Christianity 

Government:

Unitary presidential constitutional republic 

Phone code:

+232 

Sierra Leone's flag Flag of Sierra Leone
Sierra Leone officially the Republic of Sierra Leone, is a country in West Africa. It is bordered by Guinea on the north, Liberia in the south-east, and the Atlantic Ocean in the south-west. Sierra Leone has a tropical climate, with a diverse environment ranging from savannah to rainforests. Sierra Leone has a total area of 71,740 km2 (27,699 sq mi) and a population of 7,075,641 (based on 2015 national census).Sierra Leone is divided into four geographical regions: the Northern Province, Eastern Province, Southern Province and the Western Area, which are subdivided into fourteen districts. Freetown is the capital, largest city and its economic and political centre. Bo is the second largest city. The other major cities are Kenema, Makeni, and Koidu Town.