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Eritrea

Area of Eritrea 122,659.5 km²
Population 5.0 million
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +151.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +47.4%
Timezone East Africa Time

COVID-19 Data for Eritrea

Last Updated: March 3, 2021
2,892
Total Cases
7
Total Deaths
2,384
Total Recovered

Total Coronavirus (COVID-19) Cases in Eritrea

Total Coronavirus (COVID-19) Deaths in Eritrea

Total Cases per 10M population 5,741
Deaths per 10M population 13.9
Total Cases per 1M population 574
Deaths per 1M population 1.4

New Coronavirus (COVID-19) Cases / Deaths in Eritrea

DateTotal CasesNew CasesTotal DeathsNew Deaths
3/3/21 2,892 +8 7 0
3/2/21 2,884 +18 7 0
3/1/21 2,866 +19 7 0
2/28/21 2,847 0 7 0
2/27/21 2,847 0 7 0
2/26/21 2,847 +21 7 0
2/25/21 2,826 +37 7 0
2/24/21 2,789 +16 7 0
2/23/21 2,773 +70 7 0
2/22/21 2,703 +18 7 0
2/21/21 2,685 0 7 0
2/20/21 2,685 0 7 0
2/19/21 2,685 +10 7 0
2/18/21 2,675 +48 7 0
2/17/21 2,627 +61 7 0
2/16/21 2,566 0 7 0
2/15/21 2,566 +137 7 0
2/14/21 2,429 0 7 0
2/13/21 2,429 0 7 0
2/12/21 2,429 0 7 0
2/11/21 2,429 +11 7 0
2/10/21 2,418 +17 7 0
2/9/21 2,401 +75 7 0
2/8/21 2,326 0 7 0
2/7/21 2,326 0 7 0
2/6/21 2,326 0 7 0
2/5/21 2,326 +17 7 0
2/4/21 2,309 0 7 0
2/3/21 2,309 +42 7 0
2/2/21 2,267 +132 7 0
2/1/21 2,135 0 7 0
1/31/21 2,135 0 7 0
1/30/21 2,135 0 7 0
1/29/21 2,135 +50 7 0
1/28/21 2,085 0 7 0
1/27/21 2,085 +115 7 0
1/26/21 1,970 +20 7 0
1/25/21 1,950 +10 7 +1
1/24/21 1,940 0 6 0
1/23/21 1,940 0 6 0
1/22/21 1,940 +27 6 0
1/21/21 1,913 +3 6 0
1/20/21 1,910 +33 6 0
1/19/21 1,877 0 6 0
1/18/21 1,877 0 6 0
1/17/21 1,877 0 6 0
1/16/21 1,877 0 6 0
1/15/21 1,877 +72 6 0
1/14/21 1,805 +209 6 0
1/13/21 1,596 0 6 0
1/12/21 1,596 +40 6 0
1/11/21 1,556 0 6 0
1/10/21 1,556 0 6 0
1/9/21 1,556 0 6 0
1/8/21 1,556 +111 6 +3
1/7/21 1,445 0 3 0
1/6/21 1,445 +82 3 0
1/5/21 1,363 0 3 0
1/4/21 1,363 +43 3 0
1/3/21 1,320 0 3 0
1/2/21 1,320 0 3 0
1/1/21 1,320 0 3 0
12/31/20 1,320 +68 3 +2
12/30/20 1,252 +32 1 0
12/29/20 1,220 +181 1 0
12/28/20 1,039 0 1 0
12/27/20 1,039 +47 1 0
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Eritrea Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 2,000,351 3,041,752 3,417,804 5,037,783
Population Density 16.3 / km² 24.8 / km² 27.9 / km² 41.1 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Eritrea Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1500 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1500 104,341 n/a n/a
1600 117,284 1.2% 1,294
1700 130,227 1.1% 1,294
1800 167,146 2.5% 3,691
1900 282,684 5.4% 11,553
1910 312,770 10.6% 30,086
1920 355,267 13.6% 42,497
1930 422,337 18.9% 67,070
1940 553,870 31.1% 131,533
1950 1,054,266 90.3% 500,396
1960 1,317,034 24.9% 262,768
1970 1,711,162 29.9% 394,128
1990 3,041,752 33.3% 665,295
2000 3,417,804 12.4% 376,052
2020 5,726,192 29.4% 1,154,194
2030 7,056,122 23.2% 1,329,930
2040 8,415,393 19.3% 1,359,271
2050 9,598,849 14.1% 1,183,456
2060 10,549,461 9.9% 950,612
2070 11,283,537 7% 734,076
2080 11,747,280 4.1% 463,743
2090 11,927,083 1.5% 179,803
2100 11,862,379 -0.5% -64,704
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Eritrea Annual Weather Averages

March Historical Weather Data (1943 to 1989)

Average Temp
20.8°C
69.4°F
Average High
27.7°C
81.9°F
Average Low
14.1°C
57.4°F
   Record High Temperature
40.0°C
104.0°F
   Record Low Temperature
1.0°C
33.8°F
   Average Precipitation
13.2 mm
0.5 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
2.7 days
Sources:
1. NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration)
2. Lawrimore, Jay H.; Ray, Ron; Applequist, Scott; Korzeniewski, Bryant; Menne, Matthew J. (2016): Global Summary of the Month (GSOM), Version 1. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. https://doi.org/10.7289/V5QV3JJ5. Accessed Fri, 08 May 2020 06:54:17 GMT.

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Landslide Medium (6)
Drought High (8.4)
Flood Medium (4)
Volcano Medium (3)
Earthquake Medium (2.3)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and International Research Institute for Climate and Society - IRI - Columbia University. 2005. Global Drought Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4VX0DFT.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.
4. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
5. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Volcano Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BR8Q45.
6. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and Norwegian Geotechnical Institute - NGI. 2005. Global Landslide Hazard Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4P848VZ.
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