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Sierra Leone



General Information
Surface area71 740  km2
CapitalFreetown
UN StatusUN member since 27 September 1961
CurrencyLeone
Currency codeSLL
Internet top-level domain (TLD)SL
National Statistical Office National Statistical Office of Sierra Leone



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Land use in Sierra Leone

   Total area 201471 740 km2
   Density of population 201174.8 persons per km2 map
   Total area per 1000 population 201113.4 km2 per 1000 population map
Land area 201471 620 km2
   Land area per 1000 population 201113.4 km2 per 1000 population map
   Land area (percentage of total area) 201499.8 % of total area map
Water surface 2014120 km2
   Water surface per 1000 population 20110.0 km2 per 1000 population map
   Water surface (percentage of total area) 20140.2 % of total area map
Agricultural land 200731 800 km2
   Agricultural land per 1000 population 20075.9 km2 per 1000 population map
   Agricultural land (percentage of total area) 200744.3 % of total area map
   Agricultural land (percentage of land area) 200744.4 % of land area map
Arable land 20079 000 km2
   Arable land per 1000 population 20071.7 km2 per 1000 population map
   Arable land (percentage of total area) 200712.5 % of total area map
   Arable land (percentage of land area) 200712.6 % of land area map
   Arable land (percentage of agricultural land) 200728.3 % of agricultural area map
Permanent crops 2007800 km2
   Permanent crops per 1000 population 20070.1 km2 per 1000 population map
   Permanent crops (percentage of total area) 20071.1 % of total area map
   Permanent crops (percentage of land area) 20071.1 % of land area map
   Permanent crops (percentage of agricultural land) 20072.5 % of agricultural area map
Permanent meadows and pastures 200722 000 km2
   Permanent meadows and pastures per 1000 population 20074.1 km2 per 1000 population map
   Permanent meadows and pastures (percentage of total area) 200730.7 % of total area map
   Permanent meadows and pastures (percentage of land area) 200730.7 % of land area map
   Permanent meadows and pastures (percentage of agricultural land) 200769.2 % of agricultural area map
Forest area 200727 158 km2
   Forest area per 1000 population 20075.1 km2 per 1000 population map
   Forest area (percentage of total area) 200737.9 % of total area map
   Forest area (percentage of land area) 200737.9 % of land area map
Other land 200712 662 km2
   Other land per 1000 population 20072.4 km2 per 1000 population map
   Other land (percentage of total area) 200717.6 % of total area map
   Other land (percentage of land area) 200717.7 % of land area map
See also:
 Land use of Africa
 Land use of the world