Chlef Province

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Chlef Province
ولاية الشلف / Clef
Province
Map of Algeria highlighting Chlef
Coordinates: 36°10′N 01°20′E / 36.167°N 1.333°E / 36.167; 1.333Coordinates: 36°10′N 01°20′E / 36.167°N 1.333°E / 36.167; 1.333
Country  Algeria
Capital Chlef
Government
 • PPA president Mohamed Meheni (FLN)
 • Wāli Mr. Mohamed El Ghazi
Area
 • Total 4,975 km2 (1,921 sq mi)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 1,013,718
 • Density 203.762/km2 (527.74/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Area Code +213 (0) 27
ISO 3166 code DZ-02
Districts 13
Municipalities 35

Chlef is a province in Algeria. There are about 1 million people. The capital is Chlef.

Divisions[change | change source]

The province is divided into 13 districts. There are also 35 communes or municipalities.

Districts[change | change source]

  1. Abou El Hassan (دائرة أبو الحسن)
  2. Aïn Merane (دائرة عين مران)
  3. Béni Haoua (دائرة بني حواء)
  4. Boukadir (دائرة بوقادير)
  5. Chlef (دائرة شلف)
  6. El Karimia (دائرة الكريمية)
  7. El Marsa (دائرة المرسى)
  8. Oued Fodda (دائرة وادي الفضة)
  9. Ouled Ben Abdelkader (دائرة اولاد بن عبد القادر)
  10. Ouled Farès (دائرة اولاد فارس)
  11. Taougrit (دائرة تاوقريت)
  12. Ténès (دائرة تنس)
  13. Zeboudja (دائرة زبوجة)

References[change | change 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.