Djibouti

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Capital
Area
Currency
Djibouti
23,200 km 2
Djiboutian franc (DJF)

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Introduction

The Republic of Djibouti is a country located in the so-called Horn of Africa, a peninsula and the easternmost projection of the African continent. It has two natural neighbours such as the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden. Besides that, they share a maritime border with Yemen. In terms of standard borders, the nation is bordered by Somaliland, Ethiopia, and Eritrea. 

The total land area is 23,200 square kilometers, which is a very small nation. However, due to the population of approximately 920,000, their density is also small - only 37 people per square kilometer. The total GDP (PPP) of Djibouti is at around $4 billion, according to the data from 2019. It makes their GDP per capita exceptionally low - approximately $3,780.

Gross domestic product (GDP, GDP PPP)

Gross domestic product (GDP)

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Gross domestic product growth rate

Gross domestic product per capita

Gross domestic product (PPP)

Gross domestic product (PPP) per capita

International trade (Export, Import)

External balance on goods and services

External balance on goods and services (% of GDP)

Exports of goods and services (current US$)

Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Imports of goods and services (current US$)

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Employment by sector, Unemployment

Unemployment (% of total labor force)

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Employment in agriculture (% of total employment)

Employment in industry (% of total employment)

Employment in services (% of total employment)

Vulnerable employment (% of total employment)