Country Profile - Sierra Leone      IFs Version 8.06
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     Forecast Categories for Sierra Leone
     Population
     Health
     Education
     Social/Human
     Economy
     Energy
     Environment
     International Politics
     Domestic Government

Population Forecast for Sierra Leone -
Population - Million People - -
     2024: 8.798
     2030: 9.856
     2060: 15.22
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2024: 1.881
     2030: 1.908
     2060: 0.863
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2024: 28.14
     2030: 27.88
     2060: 16.12
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2024: 8.909
     2030: 8.406
     2060: 7.208
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Live Births - -
     2024: 67.27
     2030: 58.14
     2060: 21.24
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2024: 61.00
     2030: 63.14
     2060: 72.38
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2024: 59.84
     2030: 61.87
     2060: 70.75
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2024: 62.16
     2030: 64.42
     2060: 74.04
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2024: 3.989
     2030: 3.742
     2060: 2.213
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2024: 0.703
     2030: 0.621
     2060: 0.191
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2024: 1.070
     2030: 1.225
     2060: 1.223
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2024: 3.247
     2030: 3.332
     2060: 3.772
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2024: 5.249
     2030: 6.145
     2060: 10.26
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2024: 0.303
     2030: 0.379
     2060: 1.197
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2024: 4.014
     2030: 4.814
     2060: 9.431
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2024: 0.327
     2030: 0.328
     2060: 0.317
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2024: 49.18
     2030: 49.70
     2060: 50.00

Health Forecast for Sierra Leone -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2024: 16.86
     2030: 17.72
     2060: 22.88
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2024: 34.94
     2030: 34.80
     2060: 34.01
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2024: 12.55
     2030: 11.15
     2060: 4.700
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2024: 11.58
     2030: 8.304
     2060: 0.000
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2024: 25.32
     2030: 22.08
     2060: 8.794

Education Forecast for Sierra Leone -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2024: 126.8
     2030: 138.4
     2060: 122.9
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2024: 96.06
     2030: 97.05
     2060: 99.04
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2024: 64.54
     2030: 80.27
     2060: 98.72
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2024: 30.10
     2030: 35.46
     2060: 56.66
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2024: 7.686
     2030: 9.487
     2060: 23.56
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2024: 3.740
     2030: 4.072
     2060: 6.558
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2024: 47.40
     2030: 59.47
     2060: 93.16

Social/Human Forecast for Sierra Leone
Population with income less than $2.15 per day, log normal computation (in 2017 US Dollars) - Million People - -
     2024: 2.315
     2030: 2.659
     2060: 0.643
Population with income less than $3.65 per day, log normal computation (in 2017 US Dollars) - Million People - -
     2024: 5.675
     2030: 6.443
     2060: 3.286
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2024: 0.515
     2030: 0.572
     2060: 0.788
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2024: 37.65
     2030: 29.42
     2060: 6.721
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2024: 2,378
     2030: 2,454
     2060: 2,837
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2024: -0.311
     2030: -0.346
     2060: -0.478
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2024: -0.775
     2030: -0.743
     2060: -0.537

Economy Forecast for Sierra Leone
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2017 Dollars - -
     2024: 14.90
     2030: 18.18
     2060: 71.72
Gross domestic product - Billion 2017 Dollars - -
     2024: 4.589
     2030: 5.805
     2060: 33.36
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2024: 1.693
     2030: 1.845
     2060: 4.711
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2024: 0.355
     2030: 0.354
     2060: 0.378
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2024: 41.46
     2030: 41.74
     2060: 39.26
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2024: 3.706
     2030: 4.853
     2060: 15.22

Energy Forecast for Sierra Leone
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2024: 0.005
     2030: 0.007
     2060: 0.022

Environment Forecast for Sierra Leone
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2024: 0.001
     2030: 0.001
     2060: 0.006

International Politics Forecast for Sierra Leone
Diplomacy, Military, and Economic (DiME) Power Index - Index - -
     2024: 0.051
     2030: 0.055
     2060: 0.078

Domestic Government Forecast for Sierra Leone
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2024: 10.18
     2030: 10.64
     2060: 13.50
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2024: 16.99
     2030: 17.31
     2060: 18.65
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2024: 3.292
     2030: 3.355
     2060: 3.914
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2024: 1.435
     2030: 1.538
     2060: 2.340
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2024: 6.170
     2030: 6.233
     2060: 6.763