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Egypt's Quick Facts

Land Area 995,450 km2
Water Area 6,000 km2
Total Area 1,001,450 km2
Population 94,666,993
Population Density 94.53 / km2
Government Type Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $1.11 Trillion
GDP Per Capita $12,100
Currency Pound (EGP)
Largest Cities
  • Al-Qahirah (Cairo) (20,900,604)
  • Al-Iskandariyah (Alexandria) (5,280,664)
  • Bur Sa'id (737,000)
  • As-Suways (638,229)
  • Al-Mansurah (555,621)
  • Al-Mahallah al-Kubra (517,549)
  • Tanta (501,423)
  • Asyut (460,998)
  • Al-Fayyum (409,558)
  • Az-Zaqazig (358,378)
Egypt Flag:
Flag of Egypt

The flag of Egypt was officially adopted on October 4, 1984.

The red, white and black are Pan-African colors, while the centered gold eagle is said to represent the Eagle of Saladin.

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Egypt Coat of Arms:
Flag of Egypt

Egypt's coat of arms is the Eagle of Saladin holding onto a golden scroll of which bears the name of the country in Arabic script.

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