Illizi Province

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Illizi Province
ولاية اليزي
Province
Map of Algeria highlighting Illizi
Coordinates: 26°29′N 8°28′E / 26.483°N 8.467°E / 26.483; 8.467Coordinates: 26°29′N 8°28′E / 26.483°N 8.467°E / 26.483; 8.467
Country  Algeria
Capital Illizi
Government
 • PPA president Mr. Abdelkader Benhoued
 • Wāli Mr. Boualem Tiffour
Area
 • Total 285,000 km2 (110,000 sq mi)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 54,490
 • Density 0.1912/km2 (0.4952/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Area Code +213 (0) 29
ISO 3166 code DZ-33
Districts 3
Municipalities 6

Illizi is a province in the south-eastern corner of Algeria. It is named after its capital Illizi. It borders Libya to the east.

Divisions[change | edit source]

The province has 3 districts[2] and 6 communes or municipalities. The area has lots of natural gas.

Districts[change | edit source]

Illizi Province Districts.svg
  1. Djanet
  2. Illizi (district-municipality)
  3. In Aménas

References[change | edit source]