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Ethiopia
(4,857 words)

Ye Ītyop’iya Fe de ralawi Dimokrasiyawi Ripe blik (The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia)

Demographics (United Nations)

Population

112,759,000

Area

1,100,000 sq. km (440,000 sq. mi)

Population density

100/sq. km (260/sq. mi)

Growth rate p.a.

2.46% (per 1,000: births 28, deaths 6)

Under 15 years

39%

Urban dwellers

22% (4.40% p.a.)

Largest cities

Addis Ababa 4,794,000; Mekele 524,000; Dire Dawa 408,000; Nazret (Adama) 378…

Cite this page
“Ethiopia”, in: World Christian Encyclopedia Online, Todd M. Johnson, Gina A. Zurlo. Consulted online on 29 July 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2666-6855_WCEO_COM_02ETH>
First published online: 2020



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