Bordj Bou Arréridj Province

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Bordj Bou Arréridj Province
ولاية برج بوعريريج
Province
Map of Algeria highlighting Bordj Bou Arréridj
Coordinates: 36°04′N 4°46′E / 36.067°N 4.767°E / 36.067; 4.767Coordinates: 36°04′N 4°46′E / 36.067°N 4.767°E / 36.067; 4.767
Country  Algeria
Capital Bordj Bou Arréridj
Government
 • Wāli Mr. M. Abderrahmane Kadid
Area
 • Total 4,115 km2 (1,589 sq mi)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 634,396
 • Density 154.167/km2 (399.29/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Area Code +213 (0) 35
ISO 3166 code DZ-34
Districts 10
Municipalities 34

Bordj Bou Arréridj is a province in east Algeria. It is about 200 km away from the capital Algiers. The capital is Bordj Bou Arreridj.

Divisions[change | edit source]

The province has 10 districts and 34 communes or municipalities.

Districts[change | edit source]

  1. Aïn Taghrout
  2. Bir Kasd Ali
  3. Bordj Bou Arréridj (District-municipality)
  4. Bordj Ghedir
  5. Bordj Zemmoura
  6. Djaâfra
  7. El Hamadia
  8. Mansourah
  9. Medjana
  10. Ras El Oued

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.