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Eritrea

Eritrea ( (listen)), officially the State of Eritrea, is a country in Eastern Africa, with its capital at Asmara. It is bordered by Ethiopia in the south, Sudan in the west, and Djibouti in the southeast. The northeastern and eastern parts of Eritrea have an extensive coastline along the Red Sea. The nation has a total area of approximately 117,600 km2 (45,406 sq mi), and includes the Dahlak Archipelago and several of the Hanish Islands. Eritrea is a multi-ethnic country with nine recognized ethnic groups in its population of around six and a half million. Eritrea has nine national languages, which are Tigrinya, Tigre, Afar, Beja, Bilen, Kunama, Nara and Saho. Tigrinya, Arabic, and English serve as the three working languages. Most residents speak languages from the Afroasiatic family, either of the Ethiopian Semitic languages or Cushitic branches. Among these communities, the Tigrinyas make up about 55% of the population, with the Tigre people constituting around 30% of inhabitants. In addition, there are several Nilo-Saharan-speaking Nilotic ethnic groups. Most people in the territory adhere to Christianity or Islam, with a small minority adhering to traditional faiths.The Kingdom of Aksum, covering muc... [More]
  • Last : 40,739.8
  • High : 43,489.6
  • Low : 40,171.4
  • Max Fluctuation : 650.7
  • Max Fluctuation % : 6.2%
  • Open : 43,279.9
  • Time : 07:43:30
  • Yesterday : 42,946.8
  • Change % : 5.42%
  • Change : 2,207
  • Last : 1,867.85
  • High : 1,871.31
  • Low : 1,865.06
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.02
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.02%
  • Open : 1,869.88
  • Time : 07:42:52
  • Yesterday : 1,869.82
  • Change % : 0.11%
  • Change : 1.97
  • Last : 64.64
  • High : 65.61
  • Low : 64.59
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.13
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.77%
  • Open : 65.61
  • Time : 07:43:53
  • Yesterday : 65.64
  • Change % : 1.55%
  • Change : 1
  • Last : 0.8181
  • High : 0.8185
  • Low : 0.8177
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.818
  • Time : 07:43:09
  • Yesterday : 0.818
  • Change % : 0.01%
  • Change : 0.0001

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-404.00 19 Dec -397 -724 : -160 Yearly Dec/19

Coronavirus Cases

0 21 May 3822 0 : 3844 Daily May/21

Coronavirus Deaths

0 21 May 12 0 : 14 Daily May/21

Coronavirus Recovered

0 21 May 3639 0 : 3654 Daily May/21

Corruption Index

0 20 Dec 23 18 : 29 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 20 Dec 160 93 : 166 Yearly

Credit Rating

0 : Monthly

Currency

15.00 21 May 15 10.22 : 18.61 Daily

Current Account

0 17 Dec -50 -2174 : 1104 Yearly USD Million

Current Account to GDP

10.10 20 Dec 12.1 -39.27 : 39.43 Yearly Dec/20

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 189 175 : 189 Yearly

Exports

744.00 19 Dec 669 11 : 744 Yearly

GDP

6.50 19 Dec 6.72 0.34 : 6.72 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-0.60 20 Dec 3.8 -13.12 : 21.25 Yearly

GDP Per Capita Ppp

1411.16 11 Dec 1326 1096 : 1772 Yearly USD

GDP per capita

715.90 11 Dec 668 522 : 907 Yearly USD

Government Budget

-5.20 20 Dec -1.6 -21.1 : 4.2 Yearly

Government Debt to GDP

64.00 19 Dec 20.1 20.1 : 65.2 Yearly Dec/19

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 114 114 : 276 Quarterly

Imports

1148.00 19 Dec 1066 214 : 1148 Yearly

Inflation Rate

4.70 20 Dec -16.4 -16.4 : 34.7 Yearly Dec/20

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 1071 44.31 : 1747 Quarterly

Population

3.21 11 Dec 3.17 1.01 : 3.21 Yearly Million

Sales Tax Rate

5.00 20 Dec 5 4 : 5 Yearly

Terrorism Index

0 19 Dec 0 0 : 3.69 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

6.50 19 Dec 6.5 6.1 : 7 Yearly Dec/19
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -404.00 -810 -100 -100 -800 -810 Dec/19
Currency 15.00 15.1 15.14 15.19 15.05 15.29
Current Account to GDP 10.10 6.1 6.1 6.1 6.1 -2.5 Dec/20
Exports 744.00 465 465 465 465 475
GDP 6.50 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.6
GDP Annual Growth Rate -0.60 5 5 4 5 4
GDP Per Capita Ppp 1411.16 1529 1534 1534 1529 1534 USD
GDP per capita 715.90 587 587 587 558 587 USD
Government Budget -5.20 -5 -5 -5 -5 -8
Government Debt to GDP 64.00 67 67 67 67 70 Dec/19
Imports 1148.00 1275 1275 1275 1275 1280
Inflation Rate 4.70 2 2 4 2 4 Dec/20
Population 3.21 6.6 6.6 3.29 6.6 3.33 Million
Sales Tax Rate 5.00 5 5 5 5 5
Unemployment Rate 6.50 7 7 6.6 7 6.6 Dec/19