• Officially: The State of Eritrea
  • Capital: Asmara

Facts

  • Population: 5.6 million
  • Languages: Tigrinya, Tigre, Arabic, English
  • Religions: Islam, Christianity
  • Life expectancy: 63 years (men), 67 years (women)
  • Currency: Nakfa

Geography

Notes

  • Eritreaย occupies a strategically important area in the Horn of Africa.
  • Eritrea is a one-party state and a highly-militarised society
  • Eritrea has banned plastic bags

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