Sierra Leone


Sierra Leone
This map is an approximation of actual country borders.


Total population (2016) 7,396,000
Gross national income per capita (PPP international $, 2013) 1,750
Life expectancy at birth m/f (years, 2016) 52/54
Probability of dying under five (per 1 000 live births, 2017) 110
Probability of dying between 15 and 60 years m/f (per 1 000 population, 2016) 394/383
Total expenditure on health per capita (Intl $, 2014) 224
Total expenditure on health as % of GDP (2014) 11.1
Latest data available from the Global Health Observatory

Contact information

The WHO Representative
Liyosi, Mr Evans

PO Box 529 Freetown, Sierra Leone

Telephone: +232 22 233565
Facsimile: N/A

Country Office web site
Regional Office web site

WHO collaboration

Country cooperation strategy available in

Country cooperation strategy brief available in

Mortality and burden of disease