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Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
የኢትዮጵያ ፌዴራላዊ ዴሞክራሲያዊ ሪፐብሊክ
yeʾĪtiyoṗṗya Fēdēralawī Dēmokirasīyawī Rīpebilīk
Anthem: 
ወደፊት ገስግሺ፣ ውድ እናት ኢትዮጵያ
March Forward, Dear Mother Ethiopia
Location of Ethiopia
Location of Ethiopia
Capital
and largest city
Addis Ababa
9°1′N38°45′E / 9.017°N 38.750°E / 9.017; 38.750
Official languagesAmharic (federal)[1]
Working languagesFederation member languages
Regional languages
ReligionChristianity (62.8%)
Islam (33.9%)
traditional faiths (2.6%)
others (0.6%)[2]
DemonymEthiopian
GovernmentFederalparliamentaryrepublic
Mulatu Teshome
Hailemariam Desalegn
LegislatureFederal Parliamentary Assembly
House of Federation
House of Peoples' Representatives
Formation
• Dʿmt
c. 980 BC
c. 100 AD
1137
• Derg
1974
1987
August 1995
Area
• Total
1,104,300 km2 (426,400 sq mi) (26th)
• Water (%)
0.7
Population
• 2016 estimate
102,403,196[3] (12th)
• 2007 census
73,750,932[4]
• Density
92.7/km2 (240.1/sq mi) (123rd)
GDP (PPP)2018 estimate
• Total
$216.449 billion[5]
• Per capita
$2,299.26[5]
GDP (nominal)2018 estimate
• Total
$87.303 billion[5]
• Per capita
$927.39[5]
Gini (2011)Negative increase 33.6[6]
medium
HDI (2015)Increase 0.448[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 January 20, 2018


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