General Information for Eritrea Eritrea Flag Icon

What is the capital city of Eritrea ?Asmara
What is the total area of Eritrea ? (km2)117.600
What is the population in Eritrea ? (2020)3.546.421
What is the median age in Eritrea ?19
What is the iso country code for Eritrea ? (2lt)ER
What is the iso country code for Eritrea ? (3lt)ERI
What continent is Eritrea in ?Africa
What currency is used in Eritrea ?Eritrean Nakfa
What is the currency code for Eritrea ?ERN
What is the tel code for Eritrea ?+291
What language use in Eritrea ?Tigrinya
What is the language code for Tigrinya ?TI
What is the internet TLD code for Eritrea ?.er
Where is the highest place in Eritrea ?Emba Soira (3018 m.)
Where is the lowest place in Eritrea ?Lake Kulul (-75 m.)

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Worldbank Country Statistics for Eritrea

World map icon Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$)67.116.000
World map icon Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments (%)22
World map icon Secondary education, duration (years)7
World map icon Lower secondary school starting age (years)11
World map icon Total tax rate (% of commercial profits)83,7
World map icon Profit tax (% of commercial profits)9,2
World map icon Tax payments (number)30
World map icon Other taxes payable by businesses (% of commercial profits)74,6
World map icon Labor tax and contributions (% of commercial profits)0
World map icon Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours)216
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business, male (number)13
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business, female (number)13
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business (number)13
World map icon Time required to start a business, male (days)84
World map icon Time required to start a business, female (days)84
World map icon Time required to start a business (days)84
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures (% of GNI per capita)93,6
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures, male (% of GNI per capita)21,3
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures, female (% of GNI per capita)21,3
World map icon Procedures to register property (number)11
World map icon Time required to register property (days)78
World map icon Time required to enforce a contract (days)490
World map icon Strength of legal rights index (0=weak to 12=strong)0
World map icon PPG, private creditors (INT, current US$)162.590
World map icon PPG, other private creditors (INT, current US$)162.590
World map icon PPG, commercial banks (INT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, bonds (INT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, official creditors (INT, current US$)5.611.400
World map icon PPG, multilateral (INT, current US$)4.096.060
World map icon Interest payments on external debt, private nonguaranteed (PNG) (INT, current US$)0
World map icon Interest payments on external debt, long-term (INT, current US$)5.773.990
World map icon Primary education, duration (years)5
World map icon Primary school starting age (years)6
World map icon Public credit registry coverage (% of adults)0
World map icon Private credit bureau coverage (% of adults)0
World map icon Depth of credit information index (0=low to 8=high)0
World map icon Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations)189
World map icon Business extent of disclosure index (0=less disclosure to 10=more disclosure)3
World map icon Distance to frontier score (0=lowest performance to 100=frontier)21,5998
World map icon PPG, bilateral (INT, current US$)1.515.330
World map icon Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)6,546
World map icon Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)6,208
World map icon Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)6,934
World map icon PPG, private creditors (DIS, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, other private creditors (DIS, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, commercial banks (DIS, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, official creditors (DIS, current US$)3.855.960
World map icon PPG, multilateral (DIS, current US$)2.154.440
World map icon Disbursements on external debt, public and publicly guaranteed (PPG) (DIS, current US$)3.855.960
World map icon Disbursements on external debt, long-term (DIS, current US$)3.855.960
World map icon PPG, bilateral (DIS, current US$)1.701.530
World map icon PPG, private creditors (AMT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, other private creditors (AMT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, commercial banks (AMT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, bonds (AMT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, official creditors (AMT, current US$)30.739.100
World map icon PPG, multilateral (AMT, current US$)15.363.800
World map icon Unemployment, youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)11,573
World map icon Unemployment, youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)11,099
World map icon Unemployment, youth female (% of female labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)12,131
World map icon Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)80,548
World map icon Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)87,047
World map icon Ratio of female to male labor force participation rate (%) (modeled ILO estimate)85,2103
World map icon Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)74,173
World map icon Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)82,357
World map icon Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)88,231
World map icon Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)76,535
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)70,293
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)74,893
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)65,567
World map icon Employment in services (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)29,126
World map icon Employment in services, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)29,706
World map icon Employment in services, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)28,453
World map icon Principal repayments on external debt, public and publicly guaranteed (PPG) (AMT, current US$)30.739.100
World map icon Principal repayments on external debt, private nonguaranteed (PNG) (AMT, current US$)0
World map icon Principal repayments on external debt, long-term (AMT, current US$)30.739.100
World map icon PPG, bilateral (AMT, current US$)15.375.400
World map icon Employment in industry (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)8,329
World map icon Employment in industry, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)10,939
World map icon Employment in industry, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)5,302
World map icon GDP per person employed (constant 2011 PPP $)4.015,32
World map icon Contributing family workers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)22,356
World map icon Contributing family workers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)15,833
World map icon Contributing family workers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)29,921
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)20,86
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)28,05
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)12,52
World map icon Vulnerable employment, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)78,025
World map icon Vulnerable employment, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)70,411
World map icon Vulnerable employment, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)86,856
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)75,275
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)81,643
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)69,03
World map icon Self-employed, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)79,14
World map icon Self-employed, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)71,95
World map icon Self-employed, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)87,48
World map icon Employers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)1,115
World map icon Employers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)1,539
World map icon Employers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)0,624
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)62,158
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)66,581
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)57,613
World map icon Employment in agriculture (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)62,545
World map icon Employment in agriculture, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)59,355
World map icon Employment in agriculture, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)66,245
World map icon Diabetes prevalence (% of population ages 20 to 79)5,1


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