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Geography Statistics of Egypt

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Egypt's Information

Flag of Egypt
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) $1,110.00 Billion
GDP Per Capita $12,100
Currency Pound (EGP)
Largest Cities
  • Cairo (7,734,614)
  • Alexandria (3,811,516)
  • Al Jizah (2,443,203)
  • Port Said (538,378)
  • Suez (488,125)
  • Al Mahallah al Kubra (431,052)
  • Luxor (422,407)
  • Asyut (420,585)
  • Al Mansurah (420,195)
  • Tanda (404,901)
  • Coastline: 1,522 miles (2,450 km)
  • Land Area:
    ( land) 384,343 sq miles (995,450 sq km)
    ( water) 2,317 sq miles (6,000 sq km)
    ( TOTAL) 386,660 sq miles (1,001,450 sq km)

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  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: There are 26 governorates; including Ad Daqahliyah, Al Bahr al Ahmar, Al Buhayrah, Al Fayyum, Al Gharbiyah, Al Iskandariyah, Al Isma'iliyah, Al Jizah, Al Minufiyah, Al Minya, Al Qahirah, Al Qalyubiyah, Al Wadi al Jadid, Ash Sharqiyah, As Suways, Aswan, Asyut, Bani Suwayf, Bur Sa'id, Dumyat, Janub Sina', Kafr ash Shaykh, Matruh, Qina, Shamal Sina' and Suhaj
  • Horizontal Width: 356.14 miles (573.15 km) from Matruh east to Port Said
  • Vertical Length: 585.04 (941.53 km) from Port Said south to Aswan

    Note: Lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
  • Bordering Countries: (3) Israel, Libya, Sudan
  • Geographic Center: About 157.31 miles (253.16 km) southwest of Asyut
  • Highest Point: Mt. Catherine 8,652 ft (2,637 m)
  • Lowest Point: Qattara Dep. -436 ft (-133 m)
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