Eritrea STATE OF ERITREA

International Treaties
WIPO
No patent protection available

Problems
Border conflict and war
Cencored media
No privately-owned news media, independant media banned
Poor human rights
Religious persecution

Currency
Nakfa

Dialing Code
291

Internet Domain
.er

Eritrea
EDUCATION & EMPLOYMENT

Education
Approximately 824 schools

Employment Majority
Mostly agricultural

INDUSTRY & TRADE

Main Exports
Fish, sea cucumbers

Main Imports
Food aid, manufactures equipment, transportation equipment

Main Industries
Mostly agriculture

CULTURE

Languages
Tigrinya
Arabic
English

Population
6 million (2011 estimate)

Religion
Mostly Christian and Islam

GEOGRAPHICS & CLIMATE

Capital
Asmara

Climate
Hot, dry desert strip along Red Sea coast
Cooler and wetter in the central highlands, miarid in western hills and lowlands

Neighbouring Countries
Sudan, Ethiopia, Djibouti

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