Western Sahara is a dependant territory of Morocco. The population of Western Sahara is 522,928 (2012) and the nation has a density of 2 people per square kilometer.
The dialing code for the country is 212 and the top level internet domain for Sahrawi, Sahrawian, Sahraouian sites is .eh.
To learn more, visit our detailed Western Sahara section.
|Density||2.0 / km2 ( 5.1 / mi2 )|
|Capital||Laayoune / El Aaiun (Oued Ed-Dahab-Lagouira)|
|Land Area||266,000 km2 (102,703 mi2)|
|Neighbouring Countries||Morocco, Algeria, Mauritania|
What is the capital of Western Sahara?
Laayoune / El Aaiun is the capital city of Western Sahara. It has a population of 196,331, and is located on a latitue of 27.14 and longitude of -13.19.
Laayoune / El Aaiun is also the political center of Western Sahara, which is considered a Republic, and home to its Executive head of state.
Quick Facts About Laayoune / El Aaiun, the Capital Of Western Sahara
|City||Laayoune / El Aaiun|
|Elevation||68 meters over sea level|
Most popular cities in Western Sahara
|#1||Laayoune / El Aaiun||196,331|