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Eritrea

Eritrea ( (listen)), officially the State of Eritrea, is a country in the Horn of Africa region of Eastern Africa, with its capital (and largest city) 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 recognised ethnic groups. Nine different languages are spoken by the nine recognised ethnic groups, the most widely spoken language is Tigrinya, the others are Arabic, 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... [More]
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  • Open : 1,769.06
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  • Max Fluctuation : 0.13
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.84%
  • Open : 66.92
  • Time : 00:30:49
  • Yesterday : 66.97
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Economic Indicators + Forecasts

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  • 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 Oct 6795 0 : 6798 Daily
Coronavirus Deaths
0 21 Oct 44 0 : 48 Daily
Coronavirus Recovered
0 21 Oct 5435 0 : 5512 Daily
Corruption Index
0 20 Dec 23 18 : 29 Yearly
Corruption Rank
0 20 Dec 160 93 : 166 Yearly
Credit Rating
0 : Monthly
Currency
15.05 21 Oct 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
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
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
7.40 20 Dec 6.3 6.3 : 7.4 Yearly
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -404.00 -100 -100 -100 -100 -810 Dec/19
Currency 15.05 15.05 15.08 15.1 15.03 15.15
Current Account to GDP 10.10 12.3 12.3 12.3 13 12.3
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 5 4 5
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 -4.3 -4.3 -4.3 -4.8 -4.3
Government Debt to GDP 64.00 60 60 60 62 60 Dec/19
Imports 1148.00 1275 1275 1275 1275 1280
Inflation Rate 4.70 6 6 6 8 6
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 7.40 6.7 6.7 6.7 7.6 6.7