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Geography Statistics of Ethiopia

  • Coastline: 0 km landlocked (0 miles)
  • Land Area:
    (land) 386,102 sq miles (1,000,000 sq km)
    (water) 40,270 sq miles (104,300 sq km)
    (TOTAL) 426,372 sq miles (1,104,300 sq km)

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  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: There are 9 ethnically based states and 2 self-governing administrations*: Adis Abeba* (Addis Ababa), Afar, Amara (Amhara), Binshangul Gumuz, Dire Dawa*, Gambela Hizboch (Gambela Peoples), Hareri Hizb (Harari People), Oromiya (Oromia), Sumale (Somali), Tigray, Ye Debub Biheroch Bihereseboch na Hizboch (Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples)
  • Horizontal Width: 484.12 miles (779.11 km) from Jima east to Harer
  • Vertical Length: 776.87 miles (1,250.25 km) from Mekele south to Nagele

    Note: Lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
  • Bordering Countries: (6) Djibouti, Eritrea, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan
  • Geographic Center: About 27.81 miles (44.75 km) east of Nazret
  • Highest Point: Ras Dejen 14,928 ft (4,550 m)
  • Lowest Point: Afar Depression −410 ft (-125 m)
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This page was last modified on April 7, 2017.