Tigray (Ethiopia) size comparison
50,080 km2 / 19,331 mile2
The Tigray Region is the northernmost region of Ethiopia. Tigray is the 5th largest by area, the 5th most populous, and the 5th most densely populated of the 9 Regional States.
In early November 2020, the region and the Ethiopian federal government entered into conflict, which rapidly escalated into an outright war.