|Land Area||101,000 km2|
|Water Area||16,600 km2|
|Total Area||117,600km2 (#99)|
|Government Type||Presidential Republic|
|GDP (PPP)||$9.17 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$1,300|
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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.
Eritrea Coat of Arms:
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.
What is the Largest Ethnic Group in Eritrea?
The Biher-Tigrinya people are the largest ethnic group in Eritrea today, followed by the related Tigre people.
Major Ethnic Groups Of Eritrea
What is the highest mountain in Eritrea?
Dega Mountain has the highest peak in Eritrea. It reaches 9,997 feet above sea level.