Annaba Province

Annaba (Arabic: ولاية عنابة‎, French: Wilaya d'Annaba) is a province (wilaya) in the north-eastern corner of Algeria. Its capital, Annaba, is Algeria's main port for mineral exports.[2]

Annaba Province

ولاية عنابة
Map of Algeria highlighting Annaba
Map of Algeria highlighting Annaba
Coordinates: 36°54′N 7°46′E / 36.900°N 7.767°E / 36.900; 7.767Coordinates: 36°54′N 7°46′E / 36.900°N 7.767°E / 36.900; 7.767
Country Algeria
CapitalAnnaba
Area
 • Total1,439 km2 (556 sq mi)
Population
 (2008)[1]
 • Total640,050
 • Density440/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01 (CET)
Area Code+213 (0) 38
ISO 3166 codeDZ-23
Districts6
Municipalities12

HistoryEdit

In 1984 El Taref Province was carved out its territory.

Administrative divisionsEdit

The province is divided into 6 districts and 12 municipalities.[3]

The districts are:

The municipalities are:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Office National des Statistiques, Recensement General de la Population et de l’Habitat 2008 Archived 2008-07-24 at the Wayback Machine Preliminary results of the 2008 population census. Accessed on 2008-07-02.
  2. ^ The Report: Algeria 2008. Oxford Business Group. 2008. p. 226. ISBN 978-1-902339-09-2.
  3. ^ "The official journal of People's Democratic Republic of Algeria" (PDF). SGG Algeria. Retrieved 2007-11-06.

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