Eastern Province, Sierra Leone

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Eastern Province
Country Sierra Leone
Capital Kenema
 • Total 15,553 km2 (6,005 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)
 • Total 1,641,012
 • Density 110/km2 (270/sq mi)
Time zone Greenwich Mean Time (UTC-5)
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Eastern Province is one of the three provinces of Sierra Leone. It covers an area of 15,553 km² and has a population of 1,641,012 (2015 census). Its capital and administrative center is Kenema. Eastern Province, Sierra Leone is very mountainous and has two ranges, the Gola Hills and the Loma Mountains


The province is divided into 3 districts.


Eastern Province has the following borders:

Eastern Province is the only region of Sierra Leone without any shoreline.

Coordinates: 8°15′N 11°00′W / 8.250°N 11.000°W / 8.250; -11.000