Ethiopia: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 9.14575 / longitude: 40.48998

General information


In 2021 the GDP was $111,271,112,329 USD, placing it at position 59 in the market. The local currency (ETB) is represented by the symbol ብር.


You can find famous universities here like Addis Ababa University, University of Gondar, Mekelle University, Jimma University. The inhabitants stay 9 years in school (tertiary education included).


This country represents 1.37% of the world's population with about 101,853,000 individuals. The median age of the population is 19.80 years with a birth growth rate of 2.42%.


The inhabitants speak the following languages: Amharic. 1,104,300 km² make up the entire country, they use a postcode system and the key cities are: Funyanbira, Addis Ababa, Addis Ababa, Addis Ababa, Addis Ababa. Addis Ababa is the nation's capital and the country has a border with Djibouti, Eritrea, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan.


Interesting food you need to try here: Wat with injera, Fit-fit. There are UNESCO listed sites: Simien National Park, Lower Valley of the Awash, Tiya, Aksum, Lower Valley of the Omo.

Good to know

The ISO code is ET, the domain name ".et" is used by the country's websites, phone numbers start with +251 For more information about this country, check


ISO code ET
Capital Addis Ababa
Population 101,853,000
World percentage 1.37%
Median age 19.80 years
Population growth rate 2.42%
Main cities
Spoken languages Amharic
GDP (2021) $111,271,112,329
GDP position #59
Currency code ETB
Currency symbol ብር
School life expectancy 9 years
National dish Wat with injera, Fit-fit
TLD .et
Phone prefix +251