- Location : East Africa
- Population : 4,475,000 (2011)
- Size : 117,600 Sq Km
- Economy (GDP) : $2.6bn (2011)
- Currency (Convertibility) : Eritrean Nakfa (Non convertible in the foreign exchanges)
- Climate : Variety of climate conditions; pleasant at the highlands - average temperature is 16c (60f).
- Languages Spoken : Afar - Official Language; About 15 indigenous native languages
- National Website : www.eritrea.be