Male population as a percentage of total population reached 49.8 % in 2019 in Sierra Leone, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.033 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, male population as a percentage of total population in Sierra Leone reached an all time high of 49.8 % in 2019 and an all time low of 48.7 % in 1968. When compared to Sierra Leone's main peers, male population as a percentage of total population in Burkina Faso amounted to 49.9 %, 50.1 % in Guinea, 50.5 % in Liberia and 50.5 % in Mali in 2019.
Sierra Leone has been ranked 86th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of male population as a percentage of total population, 22 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
The male population is the percentage of the population that is male.