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Places in Eritrea

Find information on almost all places in Eritrea. Whether you are looking for information on regions in Eritrea or information on cities and places in Eritrea, this website is the right place in the web to start your search.

Facts and figures about Eritrea at a glance

Eritrea is a sovereign country on the continent of Africa. Eritrea covers a total area of 121,320.0 km2 and has a population of approximately 5,792,984 people.

The capital of Eritrea is Asmara (Asmara) with a population of 563,930 people.

Facts and figures about Eritrea
CountryCodeAreaPopulationP/km2
EritreaER121,320.0 km25,792,984 people47.7

Population density in Eritrea
Population density
47.7 p/km2 (very low)
Very low population density in Eritrea
Eritrea: Very low population density

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Map of Eritrea

Map of Eritrea

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Information on Eritrea

Information on Eritrea
NameOfficial nameCodeStatusRegionsCapitalContinent
EritreaState of EritreaERSovereign country6 Asmara AsmaraAfrica

Time in Eritrea

Time in Eritrea
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 12:19amNoMon, 20 Nov 2017 - 12:19amUTC +3.0Africa/Asmara

Currency in Eritrea

Currency in Eritrea
CurrencyAbbreviation
NakfaERN

Languages in Eritrea

Languages in Eritrea
Languages
Afar, Arabic, Kurdish, Tigrinya

Neighbouring countries of Eritrea

Neighbouring countries of Eritrea
Neighbouring countries
Djibouti, Ethiopia, Sudan

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Telecommunication in Eritrea

Telecommunication in Eritrea
International calling codeInternet top level domain (TLD)
+291.er

Latitude & Longitude of Eritrea

Latitude & Longitude of Eritrea
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map15°00'00.0"N (15.0000000°)39°00'00.0"E (39.0000000°)

Regions in Eritrea

Regions in Eritrea
Regions
There are 6 primary administrative regions in Eritrea. Have a closer look at the regions in Eritrea.

Largest places in Eritrea

There are 2 places in Eritrea with a population of more than 50,000 people.
Largest places in Eritrea
PlaceNoPopulation
Asmara Asmara1.563,930
Keren Keren2.74,800

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External sources of information on Eritrea

Eritrea on Wikipedia

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