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 Ethiopia is a country in the Horn of Africa. It shares borders with Eritrea to the north, Djibouti to the northeast, Somalia to the east, Sudan and South Sudan to the west, and Kenya to the south.

 Ethiopia is a country in the Horn of Africa. It shares borders with Eritrea to the north, Djibouti to the northeast, Somalia to the east, Sudan and South Sudan to the west, and Kenya to the south. With over 102 million inhabitants,[3] Ethiopia is the most populous landlocked country in the world and the second-most populous nation on the African continent. It occupies a total area of 1,100,000 square kilometres (420,000 sq mi), and its capital and largest city is Addis Ababa. Ethiopia is a country in the Horn of Africa. It shares borders with Eritrea to the north, Djibouti to the northeast, Somalia to the east, Sudan and South Sudan to the west, and Kenya to the south. With over 102 million inhabitants,[3] Ethiopia is the most populous landlocked country in the world and the second-most populous nation on the African continent. It occupies a total area of 1,100,000 square kilometres (420,000 sq mi), and its capital and largest city is Addis Ababa. Ethiopia is a country in the Horn of Africa. It shares borders with Eritrea to the north, Djibouti to the northeast, Somalia to the east, Sudan and South Sudan to the west, and Kenya to the south. With over 102 million inhabitants,[3] Ethiopia is the most populous landlocked country in the world and the second-most populous nation on the African continent. It occupies a total area of 1,100,000 square kilometres (420,000 sq mi), and its capital and largest city is Addis Ababa.

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Population in thousands (2017): 1,04,957.44
GDP per capita (current US$) 2017 - World Average 10,721.61: 767.56
Account (%) age 15+) - (2014 vs 2017): 22% | 35%
Agriculture Orientation Index - Credit ( Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries share of GDP) (2015 vs 2016): 0.22 | 0.21
Financial Inclusion Strategies: National Financial Inclusion Strategy 2014-2020
Domestic credit provided by financial sector (% of GDP) 2017: n/a
Made or received digital payments in the past year (% age 15+) (2014 vs 2017): 5% | 12%
Remittances % of GDP for 2017: 0.01
Mortgage Interest Rate / Mortgage Term (years): 16.00% | 15

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Apr 13, 2019 | The EastAfrican; All Africa
East African countries received $17.38 billion from their citizens living abroad between 2013 and 2018, as foreign remittances outpaced foreign…

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Dec 31, 2018 | A. Dalal, A. Merry, E. Sing’oei | ILO’s Impact Insurance Facility
Nov 01, 2018 | K. Biese, M.J. Mccord, K. Baez et al. | The World Bank
Sep 30, 2018 | African Development Bank (AfDB) | AfDB
Jul 31, 2018 | S. Alibhai, N. Buehren, S. Papineni | The World Bank
Jun 30, 2018 | UNHCR, UNCDF | UNHCR