Eritrea Eritrea

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Eritrea, is a country located at Eastern Africa, it has an area of 117,600 Km2.

Eritrea, with a population of 5,068,831 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a moderate population density, 43 people per km2.

It's capital is Asmara and its currency is Nakfa

Eritrea is holding the 174 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2018 was 3,151 millions of euros (3,722 millions of dollars), ( 185.61% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 622€ euros per inhabitant734$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Eritrea, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.459 points in 2019, leaving it in 180th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Eritrea are business, you must know it's in the 189th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Eritrea, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Asmara: Monthly Temp.
Asmara: Monthly Rainfall
Eritrea Economy
Annual GDP [+]20181,699M.€
Annual GDP [+]20182,006M.$
GDP per capita [+]2018335€
GDP per capita [+]2018396$
Debt (M.€.) [+]20183,151
Debt (M.$.) [+]20183,722
Debt (%GDP) [+]2018185.61%
Debt Per Capita [+]2018622€
Debt Per Capita [+]2018734$
Deficit (M.€) [+]201871
Deficit (M.$) [+]201884
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20184.21%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2018464.7
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2018548.8
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]200615.9
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]200619.9
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20065.17%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201713.2
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]201714.9
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20172.68%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2003124.1
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2003140.4
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]200331.14%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201827.37%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201892€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2018108$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20065€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20067$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20178€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20179$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]200348€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]200354$
Corruption Index [+]202021
Fragile States Index [+]201897.2
Doing Business [+]2019189º
Annual arrivals [+]2016142,000
Exports [+]2020486.8 M.€
Exports [+]2020556.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201833.35%
Imports [+]2020844.9 M.€
Imports [+]2020965.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201853.14%
Trade balance [+]2020-358.1 M.€
Trade balance [+]2020-409.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2018-19.79%
Density [+]201743
Global Peace Ranking [+]2020136º
% Immigrant [+]20190.32%
% Emigrant [+]201914.83%
Birth Rate [+]201830.30‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201712.5
Crude death rate [+]20187.16‰
Fertility Rate [+]20184.06
Population [+]20175,068,831
Immigrant stock [+]201916,101
Emigrant stock [+]2019751,481
HDI [+]20190.459
Life expectancy [+]201865.94
Suicides [+]2015352
Suicide rate [+]20157.26
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20190.14
Consumption GWh [+]2018408
Generation GWh [+]2018469
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]06/17/202119
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]06/17/20215,194
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]06/17/20213.75