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Eritrea

CountryEritrea
Official NameThe State of Eritrea
Country Meaning(Land of the Red Sea)
MottoState of Eritrea (Official)
AnthemErtra, Ertra, Ertra (Eritrea, Eritrea, Eritrea)
Capital/CityAsmara
Population3,601,000 (0.05% of the world)
LanguagesTigrinya (official), Arabic (official), English (official), Tigre, Kunama, Afar, other Cushitic languages
Alpha Code »ER / ERI
Internet Domain ccTLD.er
Currency Symbol Eritrean nakfa (Nfk ERN)
Central Bank »Bank of Eritrea
Calling Codes+291
Area Total Area: 117,600 km2 (45,400 sq mi)
Land: 101,000 km2 (39,000 sq mi)
Water: 16,600 km2 (6,400 sq mi)
ContinentAfrica
RegionEastern Africa Sub-Saharan Africa
Lat/Long15.1793840, 39.7823340
Timezone1 timezone(s)