Algeria became an independent state in 1962, after gaining its sovereignty from France. The population of Algeria is 35,406,303 (2012) and the nation has a density of 15 people per square kilometer.
The currency of Algeria is the Algerian Dinar (DZD). As well, the people of Algeria are refered to as Algerian.
The dialing code for the country is 213 and the top level internet domain for Algerian sites is .dz.
To learn more, visit our detailed Algeria section.
|Density||14.9 / km2 ( 38.5 / mi2 )|
|GDP||214,000,000,000 (2014 data)|
|GDP per Capita||6,044 (2014 data)|
|Land Area||2,381,741 km2 (919,595 mi2)|
|Neighbouring Countries||Libya, Morocco, Tunisia, Mali, The Niger, Western Sahara, Mauritania|
What is the capital of Algeria?
Algiers is the capital city of Algeria. It has a population of 1,977,663, and is located on a latitue of 36.75 and longitude of 3.04.
Algiers is also the political center of Algeria, which is considered a Republic, and home to its Executive head of state.
Quick Facts About Algiers, the Capital Of Algeria
|Elevation||186 meters over sea level|
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|#11||Sidi Bel Abbes||191,769|
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