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Type: Federal Republic.
Constitution: Ratified 1994.
Branches: Executive--President, Council of State, Council of Ministers. Executive power resides with the prime minister. Legislative--bicameral parliament. Judicial--divided into Federal and Regional Courts.
Administrative subdivisions: 10 regions.
Political parties: Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) and 50 other registered parties, most of which are small and ethnically based.
Central government budget: $1.76 billion.
Defense: $350 million (5.6% FY 2002).
National holiday: May 28.
Flag: Green, yellow and red horizontal stripes from top to bottom, with gold five-pointed star and rays on a blue circular background.