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Eritrea

Eritrea, 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. Human remains found in Eritrea have been dated to 1 million years old and anthropological research indicates that the area may contain significant records related to the evolution of humans. Contemporary 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 being Tigrinya, the others being Tigre, Saho, Kunama, Nara, Afar, Beja, Bilen and Arabic. 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 Ti... [More]
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  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.11%
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  • Max Fluctuation : 1.1
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  • Open : 1,802.2
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  • Max Fluctuation : 0.64
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Economic Indicators + Forecasts

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  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Metric
Balance of Trade
-404 19 Dec -397 USD Million
Coronavirus Cases
10130 22 Aug 10126 Persons
Coronavirus Deaths
103 22 Jul 102 Persons
Corruption Index
22 21 Dec 21 Points
Corruption Rank
161 21 Dec 160
Credit Rating
15
Currency
15 22 Aug 15
Current Account to GDP
13.5 21 Dec 11.4 percent of GDP
Ease of Doing Business
189 19 Dec 189
Exports
744 19 Dec 669 USD Million
GDP
2.07 11 Dec 1.59 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate
2.9 21 Dec -0.6 percent
Government Budget
-4 21 Dec -4.4 percent of GDP
Government Debt to GDP
171 21 Dec 182 percent of GDP
IP Addresses
235 17 Mar 114 IP
Imports
1148 19 Dec 1066 USD Million
Inflation Rate
4.5 21 Dec 4.8 percent
Internet Speed
1747 17 Mar 1071 KBps
Terrorism Index
0 19 Dec 0
Unemployment Rate
8 21 Dec 7.9 percent
Indicator Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Metric
Balance of Trade -404 -100 -810 -810 -810 USD Million
Currency 15 15.03 15.05 15.08 15.1
Current Account to GDP 13.5 13 13.3 12.8 percent of GDP
Exports 744 465 475 475 475 USD Million
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.9 4.5 4.5 3.8 3.8 percent
Government Budget -4 -2.7 -2.7 0.2 0.2 percent of GDP
Government Debt to GDP 171 152 140 130 percent of GDP
Imports 1148 1275 1280 1280 1280 USD Million
Inflation Rate 4.5 6 6 4 4 percent
Unemployment Rate 8 8.5 8.5 8 8 percent