M'Sila Province

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M'Sila Province
ولاية المسيلة
Province
Map of Algeria highlighting M'Sila
Coordinates: 35°42′N 4°33′E / 35.7°N 4.55°E / 35.7; 4.55Coordinates: 35°42′N 4°33′E / 35.7°N 4.55°E / 35.7; 4.55
Country  Algeria
Capital M'Sila
Area
 • Total 18,718 km2 (7,227 sq mi)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 991,846
 • Density 52.9889/km2 (137.241/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Area Code +213 (0) 35
ISO 3166 code DZ-28
Districts 15
Municipalities 47

M'Sila (also spelled Msila, M'sila or MSila) is a province of northern Algeria. It has 1 million people. The capital is also called M'sila. M'Sila is mostly known for its farming.

Divisions[change | edit source]

The province has 15 districts and 47 communes or municipalities.

Districts[change | edit source]

  1. Aïn El Hadjel
  2. Aïn El Melh
  3. Ben S'Rour
  4. Bou Saâda
  5. Chellal
  6. Djebel Messaâd
  7. Hammam Dhalaâ
  8. Khoubana
  9. M'Sila
  10. Magra
  11. Medjedel
  12. Ouled Derradj
  13. Ouled Sidi Brahim
  14. Sidi Aïssa
  15. Sidi Ameur

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.