Sierra Leone

Capital: Freetown
Population: 6 million
Major languages: English, Krio (a Creole language derived from English) and a range of African languages
Major religions: Islam, indigenous beliefs, Christianity
Form of government: Multiparty republic
Monetary unit: 1 Leone = 100 cents
Main exports: Diamonds, rutile, cocoa, coffee, fish
Internet domain: .sl
Time zone: GMT
International dialling code: 232