Geopolitical map of Sierra Leone

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CapitalPopulationArea
Freetown 5,245,695 71,740
Country codePhone CodeLocal HourTime zone
SL +232 18:54:41 Africa/Freetown
Sierra Leone maps

2 countries share a border with Sierra Leone

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Some data about Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone is a country of 5,245,695 inhabitants, with an area of ‚Äč71,740 km2, its capital is Freetown and its time zone is "Africa/Freetown". Its ISO code is "SL" in 2 positions and "SLE" in 3 positions.

To be able to make a telephone call to Sierra Leone, you must dial your telephone code, which is 232. The currency used in Sierra Leone is the "Leone" (SLL).

The administrative subdivision of Sierra Leone (administrative division) is made up of 3 Provinces (level 1), 1 Area (level 1), 14 Districts (level 2) and 99 Chiefdoms (level 3). Sierra Leone has 3 cities with more than 100,000 inhabitants.

Above you have a geopolitical map of Sierra Leone with a precise legend on its biggest cities, its road network, its airports, railways and waterways. Do not hesitate to click on the map of Sierra Leone to access a zoom level and finer details.

Sierra Leone shares borders with Guinea and Liberia.

Proportion of cities by number of inhabitants in Sierra Leone

Number of cities by importance (population) in Sierra Leone. Considering cities with a population of more than 100 000, 200 000, 500 000 and 1 million inhabitants, with the percentage of the population that these cities represent.

> 100k inhabitants > 200k inhabitants > 500k inhabitants > 1 million inhabitants
3 1 1 0
21.4 % 15.3 % 15.3 % 0.0 %
  • The 3 most important cities represent 21.4% of the entire population
  • The 1 most important cities represent 15.3% of the entire population
  • The 1 most important cities represent 15.3% of the entire population
  • The 0 most important cities represent 0.0% of the entire population

Administrative division of Sierra Leone

Administrative subdivisionsAdministrative level
3 Provinces1
1 Area1
14 Districts2
99 Chiefdoms3

List of first-order administrative division in Sierra Leone

  • Eastern Province
  • North West Province
  • Northern Province
  • Southern Province
  • Western Area

List of major cities of Sierra Leone

  • Freetown802 639 inhabitants
  • Bo174 354 inhabitants
  • Kenema143 137 inhabitants
  • Koidu88 000 inhabitants
  • Makeni87 679 inhabitants
  • Lunsar22 461 inhabitants
  • Port Loko21 308 inhabitants
  • Waterloo19 750 inhabitants
  • Kabala17 948 inhabitants
  • Segbwema16 532 inhabitants
  • Magburaka14 915 inhabitants
  • Kailahun14 085 inhabitants
  • Binkolo13 867 inhabitants
  • Freetown13 768 inhabitants
  • Bumpe13 580 inhabitants
  • Rokupr12 504 inhabitants
  • Gandorhun12 288 inhabitants
  • Kambia11 520 inhabitants
  • Yengema11 221 inhabitants
  • Gandorhun10 678 inhabitants
  • Bonthe9 647 inhabitants
  • Pendembu8 780 inhabitants
  • Blama8 146 inhabitants
  • Kamakwie8 098 inhabitants
  • Panguma7 965 inhabitants
  • Pujehun7 926 inhabitants
  • Kukuna7 676 inhabitants
  • Barma7 529 inhabitants
  • Boajibu7 384 inhabitants
  • Bunumbu7 355 inhabitants
  • Sumbuya7 074 inhabitants
  • Baoma7 044 inhabitants
  • Moyamba6 700 inhabitants
  • Mambolo6 624 inhabitants
  • Tombodu5 985 inhabitants
  • Daru5 958 inhabitants
  • Foindu5 868 inhabitants
  • Masingbi5 644 inhabitants
  • Motema5 474 inhabitants
  • Bomi5 463 inhabitants