Sierra Leone Population 2022

Population Sierra Leone 2022 is 7 813 052 people. Sierra Leone ranks 102 in terms of population in the world - 0.1% of all inhabitants of the Earth. The capital of Sierra Leone is Freetown, the official currency is the Leone (SLL). has used information from reliable sources. Find out the population of a country, city, district at

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Population of Sierra Leone

7 813 052 people Flag of  Sierra Leone Flag of Sierra Leone Data in November 2022

Population rank, Life expectancy, age and total area Sierra Leone

Population rank Sierra Leone 7 813 052 people
Male population 48.9%
Female population 51.1%
Life expectancy Sierra Leone
Life expectancy Male 53.7
Life expectancy Female 58.7
Median age Sierra Leone 18.3 age
<15 years 41.8%
15 - 65 years 54.5%
>65 years 3.7%
Total area
Total area Sierra Leone 71740 km2 (#117 in world)
Population density 108.91 per km2
The site uses information from official sources and is updated every month. Some data may differ due to the lack of the latest census.


⚡ When was the population counted?

The population count in Sierra Leone was carried out in 2022.

⚡ What place does Sierra Leone occupy in terms of population on Earth?

Sierra Leone takes 102st place in the ranking of the population of countries on Earth.

⚡ Which city is the capital of Sierra Leone?

The capital of Sierra Leone is the city of Freetown with a population of 836 574 people.