Population of Eritrea 2021

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Population of Eritrea 2021

Eritrea, officially the State of Eritrea, is a country in Eastern Africa. Its also includes the Dahlak Archipelago and several of the Hanish Islands. As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of Eritrea in 2020 is 3,546,427 (3.5 Million)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Eritrea Population 2021

Eritrea has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of 1.41 %. Its estimated population in 2021 is  3601.462 (3.6  million). The total Land Area of Eritrea is 101,000 sq.km (39,000 sq. mi) & the Population Density of Eritrea is 35 per Km2 (91 people per mi2).

Population of Eritrea in 2021  – 36 Lakhs (Approx)
Eritrea2020 Population
Total Population 3,546,427 (3.5 Million)
Global Rank133
Share of World Pop.0.05%
Land Area 101,000 sq.km (39,000 sq. mi)
Area Rank99
Pop. Density35 people/sq. km
Capital CityAsmara

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Eritrea Demographics
Fertility Rate* 4.10
Infant mortality rate ** 27
Median Age  19.2 Years
Life Expectancy 67.48 years
Urban Population 63 %

*Fertility rate, average number of children born to women during their reproductive years.

**Infant mortality rate is the number of deaths per 1,000 live births of children under one year of age.

Religion in Eritrea

Religion in Eritrea

  • Christianity – 62.9%
  • Islam – 36.6%)
  • Others – 1%)

Source: Wikipedia

Top Cities in Eritrea by Population

#CityPopulation
1Asmara9,63,000
2Keren1,20,000
3Dekemhare1,20,000
4Massawa54,090
5Mendefera53,000
6Assab28,000
7Barentu15,891
8Adi Keyh13,061
9Edd11,259
10Ak’ordat8,857