Adrar Province

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Adrar Province
ولاية أدرار
Province
Map of Algeria highlighting Adrar
Coordinates: 27°52′50″N 0°17′50″W / 27.88056°N 0.29722°W / 27.88056; -0.29722Coordinates: 27°52′50″N 0°17′50″W / 27.88056°N 0.29722°W / 27.88056; -0.29722
Country  Algeria
Capital Adrar
Government
 • PPA president Mr. Menad Mehdi (FLN)
 • Wāli Mr. Messaoud Djari
Area
 • Total 439,700 km2 (169,800 sq mi)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 402,197
 • Density 0.91471/km2 (2.36908/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Area Code +213 (0) 49
ISO 3166 code DZ-01
Districts 11
Municipalities 28

Adrar is a province in southwestern Algeria. It is named for its capital Adrar. It is the second-largest province. There are 402,197 people.[1]

Divisions[change | edit source]

The province has 11 districts and 28 communes or municipalities.

Districts[change | edit source]

  1. Adrar
  2. Aougrout
  3. Aoulef
  4. Bordj Badji Mokhtar
  5. Charouine
  6. Fenoughil
  7. Reggane
  8. T'Sabit
  9. Timimoun
  10. Tinerkouk
  11. Zaouiet Kounta

References[change | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 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.