According to the 2004 Population and Housing Census, the disability prevalence rate in Sierra Leone is 2.5%

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Inclusion in education

Primary School completion rates

People with disabilities
17%
People without disabilities
29%

Secondary School completion rates

People with disabilities
1.7%
People without disabilities
1.8%

Participation rate of youth in formal and non-formal education and training in the previous 12 months, by sex

People with disabilities
27%
People without disabilities
37%

Participation rate of adults in formal and non-formal education and training in the previous 12 months, by sex

People with disabilities
0.84%
People without disabilities
1.1%

University completion rates or university access rates as proxy (25-54 years)

People with disabilities
0.71%
People without disabilities
1.6%

University completion rates or university access rates as proxy (55 and above)

People with disabilities
0.64%
People without disabilities
1.2%

Proportion of population in a given age group achieving at least a fixed level of proficiency in functional literacy skills, by sex (below 25 years)

People with disabilities
42%
People without disabilities
50%

Proportion of population in a given age group achieving at least a fixed level of proficiency in functional literacy skills, by sex (25 years and above)

People with disabilities
21%
People without disabilities
30%

Proportion of population in a given age group achieving at least a fixed level of proficiency in functional literacy skills, by sex (15 years and above)

People with disabilities
25%
People without disabilities
36%

Stigma and discrimination

Proportion of women in managerial positions

People with disabilities
0.76%
People without disabilities
0.83%

Economic empowerment

Unemployment rate, by sex, age and persons with disabilities (15-24)

People with disabilities
4.6%
People without disabilities
4.7%

Unemployment rate, by sex, age and persons with disabilities (25-64)

People with disabilities
2.8%
People without disabilities
2.9%

Proportion of youth (aged 15-24 years) not in education, employment or training

People with disabilities
31%
People without disabilities
20%

Technology and innovation

In the data sources used on this portal, we were unable to find information relating to these indicators and this country.

We will update the portal with new sources of data when they are identified or generated.

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