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Eritrea

 

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 Eritrea
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 United States
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Area:117,600 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:5,919,000 325,719,000
Official language:Tigrinya English

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Government

Government form:Presidential republic Federal presidential republic
Independent since:1993 n.Chr. 1776 n.Chr.
Capital:Asmara Washington, D.C.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:50.3 33.1
Life expectancy males:63.0 years 76.3 years
Life expectancy females:67.3 years 81.2 years
Birthrate:32.20 ‰ 12.40 ‰
Deathrate:6.85 ‰ 8.40 ‰
Migrationrate:-13.90 % 3.90 %


Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
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Political stability:28 73
Civil rights:0 99
Health:11 70
Security:80 62
Climate:84 65
Cost of Living:0 11
Popularity:0 94


Economy

Currency: Nakfa (1 ERN = 100 Cents) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:6.4 % 4.4 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:83.70 % 43.80 %
Average income:460 € 51,580 €
Corruption index:20 (very bad) 75 (good)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:2,308 Mio €0.39 M € 17,164,383 M €52.70 M €
Gross national product:2,047 Mio €0.35 M € 16,801,150 M €51.58 M €
Exported goods:86 M €0.01 M € 2,063,911 M €6.34 M €
Imported goods:442 M €0.07 M € 2,567,088 M €7.88 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:4,010 km0.68 km 6,586,610 km20.22 km
Railways:306 km0.05 km 293,564 km0.90 km
Harbours:40.001 3930.001
Airports:130.002 13,5130.041


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:329.80 m kWh55,719.63 kWh 3,911.00 bn kWh12.01 m kWh
Energy production:383.80 m kWh64,842.92 kWh 4,088.00 bn kWh12.55 m kWh
Energy export:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh 9.70 bn kWh29,764.90 kWh
Energy imports:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh 80.66 bn kWh247,636.63 kWh
CO2 emissions:696,730.00 t117.71 t 5.25 bn t16,131.32 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+291 +1
Internet domain:.er .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:66,08611 121,530,000373
Mobile phones:506,00085 395,881,0001,215
Internet server:7010 505,000,0001,550
Internet users:69,67312 246,147,996756



Climate

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Daytime temperatures:29.2 °C 18.8 °C
Nighttime temperatures:17.2 °C 7.2 °C
Relative humidity:58 % 67 %
Absolute humidity:14 g/m³ 9 g/m³
Rain days per year:52.8 85.2
Sunshine hours per day:8.0 7.2


Native languages

English:n/a 82.1 %
Tigrinya:49.1 % n/a
Tigre:31.7 % n/a
Spanish:n/a 10.7 %
Afar:4.3 % n/a
Hadareb:3.8 % n/a
Saho:3.0 % n/a
Bilin:3.0 % n/a
German:n/a 0.7 %
French:n/a 0.7 %
Chinese:n/a 0.6 %
Italian:n/a 0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a 0.4 %
Polish:n/a 0.3 %
Korean:n/a 0.3 %
Vietnamese:n/a 0.2 %
Portuguese:n/a 0.2 %
Japanese:n/a 0.2 %
other:5.1 % 3.0 %


Religions

Christianity:50.0 % 78.5 %
Islam:50.0 % 0.6 %
Jewry:n/a 1.8 %
Buddhism:n/a 0.7 %
other:0.0 % 18.4 %