Ethiopia Facts

Long Name: Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia

Location: Eastern Africa

Area (in sq km): 1104300

Capital: Addis Ababa

Agricultural Products: cereals, pulses, coffee, oilseed, cotton, sugarcane, potatoes, khat (qat), cut flowers; hides, cattle, sheep, goats; fish

Demonym: Ethiopian(s)

Agricultural Labor Force %: 85

Religions: Christian (Orthodox, Protestant), Muslim, Catholic, traditional

Industrial Labor Force %: 5

Service Labor Force %: 10

Languages: Amharic, Oromo, Tigrinya, Somali, Sidamo, Wolaytta, Guaragigna, Afar, Hadiyya, Gamo, Arabic, English, and other native languages

GDP Growth %: 7

Location: Eastern Africa

Resources: small reserves of gold, platinum, copper, potash, natural gas, hydropower

Population Growth Rate %: 2.9

Exports: coffee, khat (qat), gold, leather products, live animals, oilseeds

Government: federal republic

Literacy Rate %: 39

GDP Per Capita: 1200

Population: 93877025

Urban Population %: 17

Industry: food processing, beverages, textiles, leather, chemicals, metals processing, cement

Life Expectancy (in years): 60

Currency Code: ETB

Currency: Ethiopian Birr