Transport and communications in Sierra Leone

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Sierra Leone

Official symbols in Sierra Leone:

         
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Transport and communications in Sierra Leone


The continent: Africa
  
Iso2:SL
  
Iso3:SLE

For country comparisons (the table on the map) colors are used:
 
 Good performance;
 
 The average;
 
 Poor performance

Internet and Communications in Sierra Leone


Mobile cellular subscriptions

5 657 000 {abonents[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 112 in the world of 209 (46,89%); 31 in Africa from 54 (44,44%)
64,65 % (12,93 % annual) ↘
min: 11 940; max: 5 657 000; max-min: 5 645 060 (99,79%); mid: 2 834 470;
2 822 530 (49,89%)
89,53 {per 100 people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 138 in the world of 209 (34,45%); 20 in Africa from 54 (64,81%)
61,16 % (12,23 % annual) ↘
min: 0,288; max: 89,53; max-min: 89,24 (99,68%); mid: 44,91;
44,62 (49,84%)

Telephone lines

17 000 {abonents[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 185 in the world of 210 (12,38%); 46 in Africa from 52 (13,46%)
17,65 % (3,53 % annual) ↘
min: 2 700; max: 32 800; max-min: 30 100 (91,77%); mid: 17 750;
-750 (-4,41%)
0,269 {per 100 people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 199 in the world of 210 (5,71%); 42 in Africa from 52 (21,15%)
9,53 % (1,91 % annual) ↘
min: 0,116; max: 0,581; max-min: 0,465 (79,99%); mid: 0,349;
-0,080 (-29,67%)

Internet users

2,50 {per 100 people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 203 in the world of 206 (1,94%); 51 in Africa from 54 (7,41%)
76,80 % (15,36 % annual) ↘
min: 0,0025061; max: 2,50; max-min: 2,50 (99,90%); mid: 1,25;
1,25 (49,95%)
161 330 {number[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 171 in the world of 206 (17,48%); 48 in Africa from 54 (12,96%)
79,23 % (15,85 % annual) ↘
min: 0,936; max: 161 330; max-min: 161 329 (100,00%); mid: 80 665;
80 664 (50,00%)

Internet hosts in Sierra Leone


Internet hosts

282 [?] (2015)
(descending): 186 in the world of 224 (17,41%); 36 in Africa from 54 (35,19%)

Air transport in Sierra Leone


Air transport, freight

7,58 [?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 95 in the world of 163 (42,33%); 22 in Africa from 42 (50%)
6,32 % (1,26 % annual) ↗
min: 0,100; max: 9,59; max-min: 9,49 (98,96%); mid: 4,85;
2,74 (36,08%)

Air transport, passengers carried

50 193 people[?] (2012)
(descending): 144 in the world of 156 (8,33%); 35 in Africa from 42 (19,05%)
29,70 % (5,94 % annual) ↘
min: 13 599; max: 59 000; max-min: 45 401 (76,95%); mid: 36 300;
13 894 (27,68%)

Air transport, registered carrier departures worldwide

2 145 people[?] (2012)
(descending): 144 in the world of 156 (8,33%); 36 in Africa from 42 (16,67%)
47,06 % (9,41 % annual) ↘
min: 100; max: 3 200; max-min: 3 100 (96,88%); mid: 1 650;
495 (23,08%)

Airports in Sierra Leone


Airports

8 [?] (2015)
(descending): 159 in the world of 224 (29,46%); 44 in Africa from 56 (23,21%)

Airports - with paved runways

1 [?] (2015)
(descending): 195 in the world of 223 (13,00%); 53 in Africa from 56 (7,14%)

Airports - with unpaved runways

7 [?] (2015)
(descending): 136 in the world of 189 (28,57%); 41 in Africa from 51 (21,57%)

Roads in Sierra Leone


Roadways total

11 300 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 131 in the world of 219 (40,64%); 37 in Africa from 55 (34,55%)

Roadways paved

904 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 146 in the world of 185 (21,62%); 43 in Africa from 50 (16%)

Roadways unpaved

10 396 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 83 in the world of 151 (45,70%); 29 in Africa from 49 (42,86%)