Sierra Leone | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 3927 Jul/15 3927 2450 : 4420
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 4.89 USD Billion Dec/14 4.93 0.32 : 4.93
GDP Annual Growth Rate 13.8 percent Dec/14 16.3 -19.01 : 16.4
GDP per capita 538 USD Dec/14 512 247 : 538
GDP per capita PPP 1959 USD Dec/14 1865 900 : 1959
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 3.4 percent Dec/04 3.4 3.4 : 3.4
Population 6.21 Million Dec/14 6.09 2.16 : 6.21
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 7.75 percent May/15 7.67 -39.84 : 256
Food Inflation 7.19 Index points May/15 7.17 5.09 : 25.43
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 9.5 percent Jun/15 9.5 9.5 : 27
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 23.23 USD Million Sep/14 -7.18 -268 : 109
Exports 104 USD Million Sep/14 99.67 0.07 : 233
Imports 81.95 USD Million Sep/14 127 6.64 : 289
Current Account -1102 USD Million Dec/12 -1914 -1914 : 141
Current Account to GDP -35.6 percent Dec/14 -36.2 -52.3 : 28.71
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -1.2 percent of GDP Dec/14 -2.4 -9.47 : -0.98
Government Debt to GDP 30.5 percent Dec/13 36.9 30.5 : 247
Credit Rating 15 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 66.1 Dec/13 65.9 59.6 : 66.1
Competitiveness Index 3.1 Points Dec/15 3.01 2.82 : 3.1
Competitiveness Rank 138 Dec/15 144 138 : 144
Corruption Index 31 Points Dec/14 30 19 : 31
Corruption Rank 119 Dec/14 119 113 : 158
Ease of Doing Business 140 Dec/14 142 137 : 156
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 30 percent Dec/15 30 30 : 30
Personal Income Tax Rate 30 percent Dec/14 30 30 : 35
Sales Tax Rate 15 percent Dec/15 15 15 : 15




Economic Indicators for Sierra Leone including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Sierra Leone economy. 8/1/2015