The official currency of Eritrea is Nakfa (code: ERN).
Eritrea is located in Africa.
Estimated population (2010): 5,254,000
Estimated population (2000): 3,668,000
Estimated population (1950): 1,141,000
Eritrea economy depends heavily on worker remittances from abroad. The strong point of Eritrea's economy is its natural resources. Eritrea is rich in copper, gold, granite, marble, and potash.