Populated Place, Northern Province

Sierra Leone

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Amina Ismail MSc Environment & Sustainable Development

Freetown, Sierra Leone

ESD student Marwa Marwa, overlooking a community whilst re-thinking about development
Amina Ismail Credit: dpu-ucl

Kamasundo is a small populated place located in the Northern Province of Sierra Leone. The village is situated in the Tonkolili district and is approximately 155km northeast of Freetown, the capital city of Sierra Leone. The population of Kamasundo is estimated to be around 500 people.

The village is surrounded by lush green forests and is located on the banks of the Pampana River. Agriculture is the main source of livelihood for the people of Kamasundo. The fertile lands are used for growing crops such as rice, cassava, and vegetables. The village also has a few small businesses, including a local market where villagers trade their produce.

Kamasundo has limited access to basic amenities such as electricity and clean water. The village has a primary school, but there is no secondary school in the area. The nearest health center is located in the town of Magburaka, which is approximately 30km away.

Despite the challenges faced by the people of Kamasundo, the village is known for its vibrant culture and traditions. The community celebrates various festivals throughout the year and is known for its traditional music and dance.

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Kamasundo is a populated place in Northern Province, Sierra Leone. It has an elevation of 29 meters above sea level. It is also known as Kamasundo. Information correct as at Wednesday 7th January 2015.

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Kamasundo Data

Name Kamasundo
Asciiname Kamasundo
Alternatenames Kamasundo
Latitude 8.63194
Longitude -13.21917
Feature Class P
Feature Id PPL
Country Id SL
Admin1 Code 02
Admin2 Code
Area Id SL.02
District Id SL.02.
Admin3 Code
Admin4 Code
Population 0
Elevation 0
Dem 29
Timezone Id Africa/Freetown
Modification Date 2015-01-07
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What3words Place Tintafor, Northern Province

Northern Province Data

Name Northern Province
Asciiname Northern Province
Code 2404798

Africa/Freetown (Time Zone) Data

Id Africa/Freetown
Countrycode SL
Gmtoffset 0.0
Dstoffset 0.0
Rawoffset 0.0

Populated Place (Feature) Data

Summary populated place
Description a city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work

Sierra Leone Data

Name Sierra Leone
Alpha-3 SLE
Country-code 694
Iso 3166-2 ISO 3166-2:SL
Region Africa
Sub-region Sub-Saharan Africa
Intermediate-region Western Africa
Region-code 002
Sub-region-code 202
Intermediate-region-code 011