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Sierra Leone

History & Background, Constitutional & Legal Foundations, Educational System—overview, Preprimary & Primary Education, Secondary Education

BASIC DATA
Official Country Name: Republic of Sierra Leone
Region: Africa
Population: 5,232,624

Language(s): English, Mende, Temne, Krio
Literacy Rate: 31.4%
Number of Primary Schools: 1,795
Compulsory Schooling: 6 years
Educational Enrollment: Primary: 367,426
  Secondary: 102,474
  Higher: 4,742
Teachers: Primary: 10,850
  Secondary: 5,969
  Higher: 600

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