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Geography Statistics of Djibouti

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Djibouti's Information

Flag of Djibouti
Land Area 23,180 km2
Water Area 20 km2
Total Area 23,200 km2
Population 846,687
Population Density 36.50 / km2
Government Type Semi-Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $3.35 Billion
GDP Per Capita $3,400
Currency Franc (DJF)
Largest Cities
  • Djibouti (623,891)
  • 'Ali Sabieh (40,074)
  • Danan (40,074)
  • Tadjoura (22,193)
  • Obock (17,776)
  • Coastline: 195 miles (314 km)
  • Land Area:
    (land) 8,950 sq miles (23,180 sq km)
    (water) 8 sq miles (20 sq km)
    (TOTAL) 8,958 sq miles (23,200 sq km)

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  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: There are 5 districts in Djibouti. They are Ali Sabih, Dikhil, Djibouti, Obock, and Tadjoura.
  • Horizontal Width: 86.19 miles (154.8 km) from Dorro east to Obock
  • Vertical Length: 104.62 miles (168.37 km) from Dorro south to Dikhi

    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: (3) Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia
  • Geographic Center: About 27.36 miles (44.03 km) southwest of Randa
  • Highest Point: Moussa Ali 6,768 ft (2,063 m)
  • Lowest Point: Lake Assal -508 ft (-155 m)
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