Ethiopia FEDERAL DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF ETHIOPIA

International Treaties
WIPO

Problems
Civil war
Deforestation, habitat destruction
Human rights abuses
Malnutrition, poor health facilities
Poor infrastructure, sanitation
Poverty, severe drought

Currency
Birr

Dialing Code
251

Internet Domain
.et

Ethiopia
EDUCATION & EMPLOYMENT

Education
6 years of primary school
4 years of lower secondary school
2 years of higher secondary school

Employment Majority
Mostly agriculture

INDUSTRY & TRADE

Main Exports
Coffee, live animals, leather, leather products, chemicals, gold, pulses, oilseeds, flowers, fruits

Main Imports
Food, live animals, petroleum, petroleum products, chemicals, machinery, motor vehicles, cereals, textiles

Main Industries
Food processing, beverages, textiles, chemicals, metals processing, cement

CULTURE

Languages
Amharic, English

Population
82 million (2011 estimate)

Religion
Ethiopian Orthodox Christianity

GEOGRAPHICS & CLIMATE

Capital
Addis Ababa

Climate
Wide variations in climate, tropical monsoon

Neighbouring Countries
Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia, Sudan, South Sudan, Kenya

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