Eritrea


Currency

The official currency of Eritrea is Nakfa (code: ERN).

Capital

Asmara

Location

Eritrea is located in Africa.


Eritrea Location

Population

Estimated population (2010): 5,254,000

Estimated population (2000): 3,668,000

Estimated population (1950): 1,141,000

Flag


Eritrea Flag

Economy

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.