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Regions in Eritrea

Eritrea is made up of 6 primary administrative regions. Have a closer look at the regions in Eritrea. Information on all primary administrative regions in Eritrea.

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You can sort the regions in Eritrea alphabeticallyby population by capitals of the regionsby capitals population

Primary administrative regions in Eritrea

There are 6 regions in Eritrea in the primary administrative level.
Primary administrative regions in Eritrea
RegionNoPopulationCapitalCapital population
Anseba Anseba Region1.611,627Keren Keren74,800
Debub Debub Region2.1,476,765Mendefera Mendefera17,781
Gash Barka Gash-Barka Region3.786,964Barentu Barentu15,891
Maekel Region Maekel Region4.766,534Asmara Asmara563,930
Northern Red Sea Region Northern Red Sea Region5.599,304Massawa Massawa23,100
Southern Red Sea Region Southern Red Sea Region6.289,382Assab Assab21,300