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Sierra Leone

Region: West Africa
Currency: Sierra Leonean Leone
Population: 6.4 million
Capital: Freetown
Ministry website: mofed.gov.sl
Fiscal year: January-December
Regional Economic Community: CEN-SAD, ECOWAS
Key Budget Indicators Over Time
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
GDP (constant 2006 SLL[billions]) 10,218.43 10,683.92 8,494.49 9,034.25 9,374.92
GDP (current SLL[billions]) 21,317.38 22,689.45 21,583.3 24,296.29 27,610.77
GDP growth (%) 20.72 4.56 -20.49 6.35 3.77
GDP per capita (constant 2006 SLL) 1,519,715.71 1,539,675.44 1,197,736.98 1,246,423.19 1,265,582.08
GDP per capita (current SLL) 3,170,385.37 3,269,809.63 3,043,282.21 3,352,072.1 3,727,357.78
Inflation (CPI) (%) 5.52 4.65 6.69 10.88 18.22
General government revenue (% of GDP) 13.26 14.04 16.19 14.88 14.57
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 15.65 17.65 20.74 23.34 23.31
Budget balance (% of GDP) -2.39 -3.61 -4.55 -8.46 -8.74
Primary balance (% of GDP) -0.98 -2.63 -3.74 -7.63 -6.56
General government debt (% of GDP) 30.55 34.97 44.94 55.46 57.59

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