Jijel Province

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Jijel Province
ولاية جيجل
Province
Map of Algeria highlighting Jijel
Coordinates: 36°48′N 5°46′E / 36.8°N 5.767°E / 36.8; 5.767Coordinates: 36°48′N 5°46′E / 36.8°N 5.767°E / 36.8; 5.767
Country  Algeria
Capital Jijel
Area
 • Total 2,577 km2 (995 sq mi)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 634,412
 • Density 246.18/km2 (637.61/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Area Code +213 (0) 34
ISO 3166 code DZ-18
Districts 11
Municipalities 28

Jijel is a province in Algeria. It is on the eastern Mediterranean coast. The capital is Jijel. Taza National Park is there.

Divisions[change | edit source]

The province has 11 districts and 28 communes or municipalities.

Districts[change | edit source]

  1. Chekfa
  2. Djimla
  3. El Ancer
  4. El Aouana
  5. El Milia
  6. Jijel
  7. Settara
  8. Sidi Maârouf
  9. Taher
  10. Texenna
  11. Ziama Mansouriah

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.