Algeria

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الجمهورية الجزائرية الديمقراطية الشعبية
Al-Jumhurīyah al-Jazā’irīyah
ad-Dīmuqrāṭīyah ash-Sha’bīyah

People's Democratic Republic of Algeria
Anthem: Kassaman
(Arabic: "The Pledge")
Capital Algiers
36°42′N 3°13′E
Largest city Algiers
Official language(s) Arabic (national languages: Arabic and Tamazight)
Government Democratic Republic
Area  
 - Total 2,381,743 km²
2,381,743,000,000 m²
23,817,430 ha
919,596.113 miles²
 (11th)
  919,595 sq mi 
 - Water (%) negligible
Population  
 - 2005 est. 32,854,002 (countries by population|35th)
 - Density 14/km² (196th)
33.6/sq mi 
GDP (PPP) 2005 estimate
 - Total $237,684 million (38th)
 - Per capita $7,189 (86th)
HDI (2003) 0.722 (103rd) – medium
Currency Algerian dinar (DZD)
Time zone CET zone (UTC+1)
 - Summer (DST) CET (UTC+1 does not observe)
Internet TLD .dz
Calling code +213
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Algeria (Arabic: الجزائر [εlʤεˈzεːʔir], Berber (Tamazight) : Lʐayer [ldzæjər]), officially the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria is a country in north Africa, and the second largest country on the African continent, Sudan being the largest. It is bordered by Tunisia in the northeast, Libya in the east, Niger in the southeast, Mali and Mauritania in the southwest, and Morocco as well as a few kilometers of its annexed territory, Western Sahara, in the west. Constitutionally, it is defined as an Islamic, Arab, and Amazigh (Berber) country. The name Algeria is derived from the name of the city of Algiers, from the Arabic word al-jazā’ir, which translates as the islands, referring to the four islands which lay off that city's coast until becoming part of the mainland in 1525; al-jazā’ir is itself short for the older name jazā’ir banī mazghannā, "the islands of (the tribe) Bani Mazghanna", used by early medieval geographers such as al-Idrisi and Yaqut al-Hamawi.


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