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Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
የኢትዮጵያ ፌዴራላዊ ዴሞክራሲያዊ
ሪፐብሊክ

ye-Ītyōṗṗyā Fēdēralāwī Dēmōkrāsīyāwī
Rīpeblīk
FlagEmblem
Anthem: 
የዜግነት ክብር
March Forward, Dear Mother Ethiopia
Capital
and largest city
Addis Ababa
9°1′N38°45′E / 9.017°N 38.750°E / 9.017; 38.750
Official languagesAmharic[1]
Recognised regional languages
Other languages official among Ethiopia's various ethnicities and their respective regions
DemonymEthiopian
GovernmentFederalparliamentaryrepublic
 - PresidentMulatu Teshome
 - Prime MinisterHailemariam Desalegn
LegislatureFederal Parliamentary Assembly
 - Upper houseHouse of Federation
 - Lower houseHouse of Peoples' Representatives
Formation
 - Dʿmtc. 980 BC 
 - Kingdom of Aksumc. 100 AD 
 - Ethiopian Empire1137 
 - ConstitutionAugust 1995 
Area
 - Total1,104,300 km2 (27th)
426,371 sq mi
 - Water (%)0.7
Population
 - 2015 estimate90,076,012 [2] (14th)
 - 2007 census73,750,932[3]
 - Density82.58/km2 (123rd)
213.89/sq mi
GDP (PPP)2014 estimate
 - Total$132 billion[4]
 - Per capita$1,455[4]
GDP (nominal)2014 estimate
 - Total$51 billion[5]
 - Per capita$570[5]
Gini (2011)33.6[6]
medium
HDI (2013)Steady 0.435[7]
low ·173rd
CurrencyBirr (ETB)
Time zoneEAT(UTC+3)
 - Summer (DST)not observed (UTC+3)
Drives on theright
Calling code+251
ISO 3166 codeET
Internet TLD.et

Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of June 30, 2015


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