Tiaret Province

Tiaret (Arabic: ولاية تيارت‎) is a province (wilaya) of Algeria. The capital is Tiaret.

Tiaret Province

ولاية تيارت
Map of Algeria highlighting Tiaret
Map of Algeria highlighting Tiaret
Coordinates: 35°23′N 01°20′E / 35.383°N 1.333°E / 35.383; 1.333Coordinates: 35°23′N 01°20′E / 35.383°N 1.333°E / 35.383; 1.333
Country Algeria
CapitalTiaret
Area
 • Total20,673 km2 (7,982 sq mi)
Population
 (2008)[1]
 • Total842,060
 • Density41/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01 (CET)
Area Code+213 (0) 46
ISO 3166 codeDZ-14
Districts14
Municipalities42

HistoryEdit

The province was created from El Asnam department and Tiaret department in 1974.

In 1984 Tissemsilt Province is carved out of its territory.

Administrative divisionEdit

The province is divided into 14 districts (daïras), which are further divided into 42 communes or municipalities.

DistrictsEdit

CommunesEdit

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.

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