Eritrea Population 2022

Population Eritrea 2022 is 3 497 050 people. Eritrea ranks 133 in terms of population in the world - 0.045% of all inhabitants of the Earth. The capital of Eritrea is Asmara, the official currency is the Nakfa (ERN). has used information from reliable sources. Find out the population of a country, city, district at

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  2. Life expectancy
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  4. Total area

Population of Eritrea

3 497 050 people Flag of  Eritrea Flag of Eritrea Data in May 2022

Population rank, Life expectancy, age and total area Eritrea

Population rank Eritrea 3 497 050 people
Male population 49.3%
Female population 50.7%
Life expectancy Eritrea
Life expectancy Male 60.4
Life expectancy Female 64.7
Median age Eritrea 18.9 age
<15 years 42.1%
15 - 65 years 54.3%
>65 years 3.6%
Total area
Total area Eritrea 117600 km2 (#100 in world)
Population density 29.74 per km2
The site uses information from official sources and is updated every month. Some data may differ due to the lack of the latest census.


⚡ When was the population counted?

The population count in Eritrea was carried out in 2022.

⚡ What place does Eritrea occupy in terms of population on Earth?

Eritrea takes 133st place in the ranking of the population of countries on Earth.

⚡ Which city is the capital of Eritrea?

The capital of Eritrea is the city of Asmara with a population of 543 707 people.