Ethiopia Economy Sectors

Ethiopia Economy Sectors

ECONOMY: AGRICULTURE, LIVESTOCK AND FISHING The economy of Ethiopia is based on agriculture which occupies approx. 80% of the active population and contributes 43% to GDP production (2006). For domestic consumption, maize, barley, millet, sorghum and wheat are grown. Very common are legumes and various vegetables (onions, tomatoes, etc.) consumed locally such as potatoes, bananas, […]

Ethiopia Travel Advice

Ethiopia Travel Advice

General information for Ethiopia Continent: Africa Geographical location: Eastern Africa, located in the northern hemisphere above the equator Highest elevation: Ras Dashen Tetata (4620 m above sea level) Longest river: Blue Nile (length 1783 km) Form of Government: Parliamentary Federal Republic System of Government: Parliamentary system Languages: Amharic Neighboring countries: Eritrea, Sudan, South Sudan, Kenya, […]