Population of Sierra Leone today

8,958,499
Sunday, May 26, 2024

Population of Sierra Leone as of today

The current population of Sierra Leone is 8,958,499 with an annual growth rate of 2.087%. Sierra Leone has a population of 0.11% of the world's population.

Population8,958,499
Growth Rate2.087%
Male4,490,066 (50.121%)
Female4,468,432 (49.879%)
Today Change+ 237
Births today342
Deaths today97
Births in 2024106,938
Deaths in 202430,361
Change in 2024+ 74,201 (0.835%)

Population chart for Sierra Leone

Population History of Sierra Leone

YearPopulation
(01 Jan)
Natural ChangeGrowth Rate
(%)
Total Population
(31 December)
20238,697,886184,4822.121%8,882,368
20228,513,550182,3602.142%8,695,910
20218,327,732183,7932.207%8,511,525
20208,140,209185,4342.278%8,325,643
20197,953,448184,6002.321%8,138,048
20187,769,114182,1862.345%7,951,300
20177,586,017180,9272.385%7,766,944
20167,401,809181,9362.458%7,583,745
20157,227,737172,0202.38%7,399,757
20147,053,639171,9682.438%7,225,607

The population of countries near Sierra Leone

RankIsoCountryPopulationEquivalent Sierra Leone
1GN Guinea14,493,006161.607%
2LR Liberia5,524,52461.651%
Data sources: United Nations,World Bank,Nations Geo,Census,Wikidata