Eritrea Eritrea: 11,319 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
Eritrea is a country in North-East Africa.
Eritrea has 6,74 million people. With 4,74 births per women Eritrea has a high fertility rate in the international comparison. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Eritrea in the year 2050 will rise to 14,31 million and in the year 2100 to 21,76 million. The life expectency in Eritrea is 62,6 years.

Eritrea has an area of 117.600 sq. km and ranks 100th among all countries in the world. With a population density of 57,3 people per sq. km Eritrea ranks number 142 among all countries in the world. By 2050 the population density will rise to 121,7 people per sq. km und and by 2100 will rise to 185,0 people per sq. km. The borderline with its neighboring countries totals 1.626 km. In addition, it has a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 2.234 km.

The gross domestic product in the year 2014 was 3,86 billion US $ and ranks 166th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita totals 583 US $ and is therefore in the lower ranks in the international comparison. With a debt level of 104,7 % of the GDP Eritrea ranks among the countries with the highest debt level. Die unemployment rate in the year 2016 amounts to 7,3 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1993
ISO country code ER
Internet Domain .he
License plate ER
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Eritrea

All datasets for Eritrea by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
3 sample data sets are displayed for each category. To view all data sets for a category click on the category name.
Population and Health (162)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (147)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (9,863)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (806)
Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, total (%)
Education expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)
High-tech exports (% of manufactured exports)
Geography and Agriculture (319)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (22)
Internet users
Merchant marine