Djelfa Province

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Djelfa Province
ولاية الجلفة
Province
Map of Algeria highlighting Djelfa
Coordinates: 34°40′30″N 3°15′30″E / 34.675°N 3.25833°E / 34.675; 3.25833Coordinates: 34°40′30″N 3°15′30″E / 34.675°N 3.25833°E / 34.675; 3.25833
Country  Algeria
Capital Djelfa
Area
 • Total 66,415 km2 (25,643 sq mi)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 1,223,223
 • Density 18.41787/km2 (47.7021/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Area Code +213 (0) 27
ISO 3166 code DZ-17
Districts 12
Municipalities 36

Djelfa is a province of Algeria. The capital is Djelfa. There are over 1.2 million people. Important towns are Tadmit, El Khemis, and Selmana.

Division[change | change source]

The province has 12 districts. There are also 36 communes or municipalities.

Districts[change | change source]

  1. Aïn El Ibil
  2. Aïn Oussera
  3. Birine
  4. Charef
  5. Dar Chioukh
  6. Djelfa
  7. El Idrissia
  8. Faidh El Botma
  9. Had Sahary
  10. Hassi Bahbah
  11. Messaâd
  12. Sidi Ladjel

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.