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Physical Map of Eritrea with state boundaries, relief, extreme points, offshore islands, and important cities.
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Eritrea's Quick Facts

Land Area 101,000 km2
Water Area 16,600 km2
Total Area 117,600 km2
Population 5,869,869
Population Density 49.91 / km2
Government Type Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $9.17 Billion
GDP Per Capita $1,300
Currency Nakfa (ERN)
Largest Cities
  • Asmara (962,985)
Eritrea Flag:
Flag of Eritrea

The flag of Eritrea was officially adopted on May 24, 1993.

The green, blue and red are the official colors of the Eritrean People's Liberation Front (EPLF). The olive branch within the red triangle is circled by a wreath, and collectively they represent the country's autonomy.

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Eritrea Coat of Arms:
Flag of Eritrea

The emblem of Eritrea is composed of a camel surrounded by a laurel wreath. To the Eritrean peoples, the camel is a symbol of success during the movement towards independence.

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