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Algeria's Information

Flag of Algeria
Land Area 2,381,741 km2
Total Area 2,381,741km2 (#10)
Population 40,263,711 (#33)
Population Density 16.91/km2
Government Type Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $609.00 Billion
GDP Per Capita $15,000
Currency Dinar (DZD)
More Information Algeria
Largest Cities
  • Animal: Fennec Fox
  • Coat of Arms:

    Flag of Algeria

  • Coat of Arms: The national emblem of Algeria was adopted in 1976, and features the Atlas Mountains and cityscape encircled in Arabic text reading: " The People's Democratic Republic of Algeria." The traditional Islamic crescent rests below the mountains.
  • Flag of Algeria
  • Motto: "S weyref i weyref." ("By the people and for the people.")

Algeria Trivia

What is the Largest Ethnic Group in Algeria?

Algeria is predominantly made of Berbers, who are the indigenous people of Algeria, and a few minority groups such as Turkish people, French, Italians, and Spaniards.

Ethnic Groups In Algeria

Which Languages Are Spoken in Algeria?

Modern Standard Arabic and Tamazight are the two official languages of Algeria.

What Languages Are Spoken In Algeria?

What is the Biggest City in Algeria?

Algiers is the largest city in Algeria. It has a population of around 5 million people.

The Biggest Cities In Algeria

What Are The Native Plants Of Algeria?

Algeria is a sovereign nation located in North Africa. The landscapes of Algeria including deserts, mountains, valleys, basins, and plateaus support over 1000 species of flora. 178 of these species are endemic to the country. The Algerian Fir, Algerian Peony, and Saharan Cypress, Slender Flower Thistle, Lamarck's Bedstraw, Brome Fescue, etc., are some of Algeria’s native plant species.

Native Plants Of Algeria

What Kind of Government Does Algeria Have?

Algeria is a constitutional presidential republic whereby the President is the head of state while the Prime Minister is the head of government.

What Type Of Government Does Algeria Have?

Which Is The Longest River In Algeria?

The longest river in Algeria is the Chelif, which runs for 435 miles. It begins near the city of Aflou which is located in the Saharan Atlas Mountains, flows through the Tell Atlas, and ends in the Mediterranean Sea. One of the most important uses for its waters is for agricultural purposes.

Longest Rivers In Algeria

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