Djibouti Geography and Population

OFFICIAL NAME: Djibouti CAPITAL CITY: Djibouti POPULATION: 828,000 (2015) AREA: 23,200 km² OFFICIAL/OFFICIAL LANGUAGES: French, Arabic, Somali, Afar RELIGION: Muslims 94%, Christians 6% CURRENCY: djibouti franc CURRENCY CODE: DIAS ENGLISH NAME: Djibouti INDEPENDENCE: 1977 POPULATION COMPOSITION: issa 49%, afar 41%, other 10% GDP PER CAPITA INH.: $ 1685 (2014) LIFE EXPECTANCY: men 60 years, women […]

Djibouti Economy

Djibouti Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax System Basic data Djibouti’s economy is based on services linked to the country’s strategic location and its status as a free trade zone in the Horn of Africa. The capital of Djibouti is a port that mediates 70% of neighboring Ethiopia’s trade, 3/4 […]