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Sierra Leonean Leone (SLL)

The Sierra Leonean Leone is the primary currency of Sierra Leone. This currency is used by an estimated 7,650,154 people. Based on our estimate, Sierra Leonean Leone is the #84 most popular currency is the world.

The currency code for the Sierra Leonean Leone is "SLL". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 694. The currency symbol for the Leone is "Le".

Sierra Leonean Leone conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.

SLL Currency Demographics

The primary country using the Sierra Leonean Leone is Sierra Leone.

There are approximately 7,650,154 people around the world who use the Sierra Leonean Leone. The Sierra Leonean Leone is the #84 most used widely currency is the world.

7,650,154 user population
Ranked #84 in the world

SLL Exchange Rates

1 Sierra Leonean Leone equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: Le6,135.32


Inverse: Le10,653.0095
British Pound


Inverse: Le12,144.86
Indian Rupee


Inverse: Le128.11
Japanese Yen


Inverse: Le89.58
US Dollar


Inverse: Le9,745.00

† Rates last updated at 22 minutes ago

‡ Rates are the interbank rate and are only available on large transactions

SLL Currency Facts

SLL Details

ISO 4217 CodeSLL
ISO 4217 Number694
Unit NameLeone
Currency NicknamesN.a.

SLL Denominations

Minor Unit NameCent
Minor Unit Symbol c
Minor Units2
Frequently Used banknotesLe1000, Le2000, Le5000, Le10000
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used CoinsLe10, Le50, Le100, Le500
Rarely Used CoinsN.a.

SLL Issuance

Central BankBank of Sierra Leone
Central Bank Website

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population7,650,154 people
Population Rank#84
SLL Inflation Rate16.033%
Inflation Rank#4

† Population and Inflation rate as based on data from the World Bank.

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2020 SLL Currency Holidays

Based on holidays observed by the Bank of Sierra Leone. On these dates banks and payment systems may be closed. Settlement in Sierra Leonean Leone may also be closed on these dates.

New Year's Day January 1, 2020 Closed
Armed Forces Day February 18, 2020 Closed
International Women's Day March 8, 2020 Closed
Good Friday April 10, 2020 Closed
Easter Monday April 13, 2020 Closed
Independence Day April 27, 2020 Closed
International Workers' Day May 1, 2020 Closed
Eid al-fitr May 24, 2020 Closed
Eid al-adha July 31, 2020 Closed
Birthday of Prophet Muhammad October 29, 2020 Closed
Christmas Day December 25, 2020 Closed
Boxing Day December 26, 2020 Closed