Ethiopia: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 9.14575 / longitude: 40.48998

General information


There are UNESCO listed sites in this country: Simien National Park, Lower Valley of the Awash, Tiya, Aksum, Lower Valley of the Omo. Well known national dishes are: Wat with injera, Fit-fit.


In 2021 the GDP was $111,271,112,329 USD, which ranks it number 59 in the world. The local currency (ETB) is represented by the symbol ብር.


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. Here are the different languages spoken in the country: Amharic. Addis Ababa is the nation's capital and the country has a border with Djibouti, Eritrea, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan.


The median age of the population is 19.80 years with a birth growth rate of 2.42%. There are 101,853,000 people here, or 1.37% of the world's population.


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

Good to know

The country's ISO code is ET, telephone numbers begin with +251, the domain name ".et" is used by the country's websites Check out for more information about this nation.


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