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Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
የኢትዮጵያ ፌዴራላዊ ዴሞክራሲያዊሪፐብሊክ
yeʾĪtiyoṗṗya Fēdēralawī Dēmokirasīyawī Rīpebilīk
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Anthem: 
ወደፊት ገስግሺ ውድ እናት ኢትዮጵያ
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 
 • Current constitutionAugust 1995 
Area
 • Total1,104,300 km2 (27th)
426,371 sq mi
 • Water (%)0.7
Population
 • 2015 estimate99,465,819[2][3] (13th)
 • 2007 census73,750,932[4]
 • Density82.58/km2 (123rd)
213.89/sq mi
GDP (PPP)2016 estimate
 • Total$170.483 billion[5]
 • Per capita$1,869[5]
GDP (nominal)2016 estimate
 • Total$67.435 billion[5]
 • Per capita$739[5]
Gini (2011)33.6[6]
medium
HDI (2014)Increase 0.442[7]
low ·174th
CurrencyBirr (ETB)
Time zoneEAT(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 October 9, 2016


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