Eritrea
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ERIERIERERIER.er232?ERIERN232291+3

EDM code : Etudiants Du Monde / Students of the World.
ITU code : International Communication Union.
FIPS code (FIPS 10-4) : intended for general use throughout the US Government.
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Eritrea - Physical geography

Area : 117 600 Km2
Lands under cultivation : 13 %
Wild pasture lands : 49 %
Forests : 14 %

Min. Height : -75 m (Denakil Depression)
Max. Height : 3018 m (Soira)


Eritrea - Climate
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Temperatures °C (degrees Celsius) in Asmara
Rainfall (mm) in Asmara
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Eritrea - People
Nationality : Eritrean
Main language(s) : Tigrinya, Arabic, Tigré, Afar

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Population (2005) : 4 414 000 people
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Density : 38 people / Km2
Fertility rate : 5.34 children / woman
Life expectancy : 54 years
Urban population : 20 %

Main cities :
400 000 people Asmara (capital)
30 000 people Massaoua
22 000 people Assab


Eritrea - Economy
Currency : Nakfa (ERN) = 100 Cents
Rate of exchange (Sept.2004) :

1 Euro = 16.35 Nakfa (ERN)

GDP (Gross Domestic Product), 2002 : 0.97 billion dollars
GDP per capita, 2002 : 220 dollars
GNP (Gross National Product), 2005 : 0.85 billion dollars
GNP per capita, 2005 : 193 dollars


Eritrea - Miscellaneous information
MAIN NATURAL RESOURCES :
- Millet

- Cotton
- Coffee
- Sheeps
- Oxen
- Fishes


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