Algeria Country Profile

Source: CIA World Factbook

Population: 34,994,937 (July 2011 est.)
Religion: Sunni Muslim (state religion) 99%, Christian and Jewish 1%
Languages: Arabic (official), French, Berber dialects
Ethnic Groups: Arab-Berber 99%, European less than 1%
Major Cities – Population: ALGIERS (capital) 2.74 million; Oran 770,000 (2009)

Source: CIA World Factbook

Media Appearance

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Source: CIA World Factbook (Accessed 18 May 2011)

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