The Republic of Djibouti covers an area 23,200 sq. km and is located in the Horn of Africa where it shares borders with Eritrea in the north, Ethiopian the west and Somalia in the south-east. Djibouti has 370 km coastline on the Red Sea and the Strait of Aden.
The population of Djibouti was estimated in 2015 at 965,598 inhabitants, two-thirds of whom live in Djibouti-ville, the country's capital.
The official languages of the country are French and Arabic. Somali and Afar are the national languages.
The population (100%) is of Muslim religion of Sunni sect. Young people under 20 represent nearly 60% of the country's population.