Markets Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Currency 8955.00 9056 9184 9313 9444 9713
Overview Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 3.80 5.2 5.2 5.2 4.8 4.8
Inflation Rate (%) 17.19 14 13.6 13.2 12 12
Interest Rate (%) 16.50 16 15.5 15 15 10
Balance of Trade (USD Million) -54.39 -65.89 -65.94 -65.97 -65.97 -65.94
Current Account to GDP (%) -13.00 -14.5 -14.5 -14.5 -12 -12
Government Debt to GDP (%) 60.30 49 49 49 46 46
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.80 -5.8 -5.8 -5.8 -5.8 -5.8
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 35.00 35 35 35 35 35
GDP Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 3.80 5.2 5.2 5.2 4.8 4.8
GDP (USD Billion) 3.77 4.5 4.5 4.5 5 5
GDP per capita (USD) 462.50 480 480 480 500 500
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 1390.30 1466 1413 1413 1389 1389
Labour Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Population (Million) 7.60 8 8 7.8 8 8
Prices Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Inflation Rate (%) 17.19 14 13.6 13.2 12 12
Food Inflation (%) 15.15 16.2 15.11 16 16 15
CPI Transportation (Index Points) 228.00 224 250 256 254 287
Consumer Price Index Cpi (Index Points) 260.90 267 279 287 288 322
Money Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Interest Rate (%) 16.50 16 15.5 15 15 10
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 4.07 3.57 3.07 2.57 2.57 2.57
Trade Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Balance of Trade (USD Million) -54.39 -65.89 -65.94 -65.97 -65.97 -65.94
Current Account to GDP (%) -13.00 -14.5 -14.5 -14.5 -12 -12
Government Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Government Debt to GDP (%) 60.30 49 49 49 46 46
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.80 -5.8 -5.8 -5.8 -5.8 -5.8
Taxes Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 35.00 35 35 35 35 35
Sales Tax Rate (%) 15.00 15 15 15 15 15


This page has economic forecasts for Sierra Leone including a long-term outlook for the next decades, plus medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions for the next release affecting the Sierra Leone economy.