Major cities : Asmara (Capital).
Available Information : Head of state, Religion, Number of inhabitants, Area, Gross domestic product, Inflation, Map, Weather and Climate.

Eritrea Information

ISO 3166-1ER - ERI - 232
NATO country codeER - ERI
FIPS 10-4 codeER
Continent /
Eritrea CapitalAsmara
Name of the inhabitantsEritrean
Eritrea National anthemErtra, Ertra, Ertra
Eritrea National Day24 May
Eritrea Currency Eritrean nakfa (ERN)
Eritrea 4 %
Eritrea Calling code+291
Eritrea Country domain code .er
Eritrea Vehicle registration plateER
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC +3:00
International organizationArab League Observer
United Nations
African Union
Community of Sahel-Saharan States
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
Group of 77

Eritrea Head of state

President of StateIsaias Afwerki (1993)

Eritrea Religion

  1. Orthodoxy 57 %
  2. Other 43 %

Eritrea Data

Area121,320 km² (46,842 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants4,977,000 inhabitants (2008) Chart
Population Density 41.0 /km² (106.3 /sq mi)
Length of coastline2,234 km
Perimeter3,860 km
Gross domestic product2 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
Annual change: 1.3 %
365 US$ per capita
Gross domestic product (PPP)5 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
1,089 US$ per capita
Inflation25.2 % (2008) Chart

Eritrea Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Natural gas
  2. Copper
  3. Zinc
  4. Salt
  5. Gold
  6. Fish
  7. Oil
  8. Potash

Eritrea Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Corn
  2. Vegetables
  3. Livestock
  4. Sisal
  5. Cotton
  6. Tobacco
  7. Fish
  8. Goats
  9. Sorghum
  10. Lentils

Eritrea Border

  1. Ethiopia Ethiopia 912 km
  2. Sudan Sudan 605 km
  3. Djibouti Djibouti 109 km

Eritrea Map

Eritrea Climate (Capital)

  1. Semi-arid climate 100 %

Eritrea Weather (Asmara)

Eritrea Electricity

Voltage230 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : C Power plug : L
Power socketPower socket : C Power socket : L

Airport Eritrea

Asmara International Airport

Eritrea Olympic Games

SummerParticipation : 5Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0011
WinterParticipation : 1Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
TotalParticipation : 6Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0011
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