How many regions are in Ethiopia?
There are ten regional states and two chartered cities, the latter being the country’s capital Addis Ababa, and Dire Dawa, which was chartered in 2004.
Regions of Ethiopia.
|Regions and chartered cities of Ethiopia|
|Location||Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia|
|Number||10 regions, 2 chartered cities (as of 2020)|
Is Ethiopian army strong?
For 2021, Ethiopia is ranked 66 of 140 out of the countries considered for the annual GFP review. It holds a PwrIndx* score of 1.0901 (a score of 0.0000 is considered ‘perfect’).
Who Divided Ethiopia?
Ethiopia was divided into 12 provinces or governates-general (taklai ghizat) by Imperial Ethiopian Government Decree No. 1 of 1942 and later amendments.
What nationality is Ethiopian?
Ethiopians are the native inhabitants of Ethiopia, as well as the global diaspora of Ethiopia. Ethiopians constitute several component ethnic groups, many of which are closely related to ethnic groups in neighboring Eritrea and other parts of the Horn of Africa.
Which region is poor in Ethiopia?
The regional distribution of total poverty in Ethiopia in 2015/16, poverty incidence is the highest in Tigray (27%) followed by Beneshangul Gumuz (26.5%), and Amhara (26.1%), while poverty estimates are lowest in Harari (7.1 percent) followed by Dire Dawa (15.4 percent) and Addis Ababa (16.8 percent).