Djibouti

Djibouti

The country of Djibouti is one of Muslim countries and located in the Horn of Africa and was known in the past as French Somali land. It is bordered by Ethiopia on the northwest, west, and southwest sides. And the south. It is bordered by Somalia on the southeast, bordered on the eastern side by the Bab al-Mandab Strait and the Gulf of Aden, and it covers an area of more than 23 thousand square kilometers.

Population

The population of Djibouti does not exceed one million people, as its population is estimated at 872,932 according to 2013 estimates.
The vast majority of these residents are Muslims.
Where they represent 94% of the total population, while the rest are represented by Christians.

The capital of Djibouti

Djibouti is the political and economic capital of the Republic of Djibouti, as it is the center of the state.

The vast majority of the population is concentrated in it, as its population exceeds 600,000 people, It is the largest city in the republic in terms of population .


Djibouti currency

The Djiboutian franc is the currency of Djibouti. Its ISO 4217 currency code is DJF. Historically, it was subdivided into 100 centimes


The climate

Djibouti is one of the most hot countries in the world.
The average temperature in the hot months reaches 37 degrees Celsius,
In the cold months between October and April the average is 31 degrees Celsius.

In the middle of summer the dry and dusty Khamsin winds blow from the interior desert.
Rainfall is less than 125 millimeters per year, which weakens agricultural production in the country, with the exception of fertile lands
Located along the shores of Tadjoura, where vegetables and fruit trees grow.