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Sierra Leone covid statistics & travel advice
The latest Covid-19 statistics on new cases and vaccine rollout in Sierra Leone plus up-to-date travel advice and resources from government organisations and international agencies.
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Sierra Leone Covid-19 vaccine rollout
Below are the latest statistics on Covid-19 vaccinations in Sierra Leone showing the number of people and percentage of the population who are partially and fully vaccinated.
|As of 11/01/2022||Number of people||Percentage of population|
Sierra Leone Covid-19 statistics - new cases
The figures below show the average numbers of new cases per 100,000 of population for Sierra Leone recorded in the latest 7-day and 14-day period and the percentage difference from the week before, plus charts showing the numbers of new cases recorded over the past 10 weeks.
No Covid-19 statistics on the number of newly recorded cases per 100,000 of population currently available for Sierra Leone.
Sierra Leone coronavirus live updates
- Travel advice for Sierra Leone - UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO)
- Travellers' health for Sierra Leone - Ministry of Health and Sanitation, Sierra Leone
- Coronavirus timeline in Sierra Leone - Wikipedia - coronavirus update
FCDO travel advice
Sierra Leone travel status
Below is the latest information on the travel and tourism status of Sierra Leone including entry rules, pre-departure & in-destination Covid-19 testing and quarantine requirements plus current status on the UK travel list for returning to the UK.
Are there entry restrictions to Sierra Leone due to the coronavirus?
Sierra Leone is open for tourism from the UK.
Negative PCR or NAAT test results required for arrivals from the UK. Arrivals from the UK face a period of quarantine on entering Sierra Leone. Fully vaccinated passengers exempt from quarantine. Mandatory 2nd test on arrival for everyone.
- OOpen for tourism
- VVaccine passport accepted
- TTest required
- QVQuarantine excl. vaccinated
- TQVTest + quarantine excl. vaccinated
- V+Fully vaccinated only
- T+QTest + quarantine required
- QQuarantine required
- C/BClosed for tourism/Travel ban
Do I need to quarantine in the UK if I travel from Sierra Leone?
Sierra Leone is on the ROW list in the UK. Pre-departure PCR or antigen test is required for ALL travellers aged 12 and over entering the UK from 7 December 2021.
Fully vaccinated & under 18s - No quarantine in the UK is required. A PCR test on or before day 2 back in the UK and self-isolate until negative result received.
Not fully vaccinated - Quarantine at home for 10 days when arriving in the UK. PCR tests on days 2 & 8 in the UK while in quarantine. Test to Release scheme can be used in England on day 5 to shorten quarantine period.
UK status - traffic light system
- ROWROW (Rest of the world)
- CTACommon Travel Area
- RRed list country
- BInternational travel ban
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