Aïn Defla Province

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Aïn Defla Province
ولاية عين الدفلى
Province
Map of Algeria highlighting Aïn Defla
Coordinates: 36°19′N 2°10′E / 36.317°N 2.167°E / 36.317; 2.167Coordinates: 36°19′N 2°10′E / 36.317°N 2.167°E / 36.317; 2.167
Country  Algeria
Capital Aïn Defla
Government
 • PPA president Mr. Menad Mehdi (FLN)
 • Wāli Mr. Tikhmarine Lakhdar
Area
 • Total 4,897 km2 (1,891 sq mi)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 771,890
 • Density 157.625/km2 (408.25/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Area Code +213 (0) 27
ISO 3166 code DZ-44
Districts 14
Municipalities 36

Aïn Defla is a province in northern Algeria. It is southwest of Algiers, the capital. Towns in Ain Delfa include Miliana, Hammam Righa, and Aïn Torki.

Administrative divisions[change | edit source]

The province has 14 districts and 36 municipalities.

The districts are:

  1. Aïn Defla
  2. Aïn Lechiakh
  3. Bathia
  4. Bordj El Amir Khaled
  5. Boumedfaâ
  6. Djendel
  7. Djelida
  8. El Abadia
  9. El Amra
  10. El Attaf
  11. Hammam Righa
  12. Khemis
  13. Miliana
  14. Rouina

References[change | edit source]

  1. Office National des Statistiques, Recensement General de la Population et de l’Habitat 2008 Preliminary results of the 2008 population census. Accessed on 2008-07-02.