A rare picture of what a typical PFDJ meeting looks like.
A gerontocracy is a form of oligarchical rule in which an entity is ruled by leaders who are significantly older than most of the adult population. In many political structures, power within the ruling class accumulates with age, making the oldest individuals the holders of the most power.
Eritrean Age structure
0–14 years 38.23%
65 and over 4%
65 and over ministers of Eritrean government 100%
The median age in Eritrea is 19.2 years.
https://www.worldometers.info/world-pop ... opulation/