Batna Province

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Batna Province
ولاية باتنة
Province
Map of Algeria highlighting Batna
Map of Algeria highlighting Batna
Coordinates: 35°47′N 06°03′E / 35.783°N 6.05°E / 35.783; 6.05Coordinates: 35°47′N 06°03′E / 35.783°N 6.05°E / 35.783; 6.05
Country  Algeria
Capital Batna, Algeria
Government
 • PPA president Mr. Soltani El Arbi (FLN)
 • Wāli Mr. Bouazgui Abdelkader
Area
 • Total 12,192 km2 (4,707 sq mi)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 1,128,030
 • Density 92.522/km2 (239.631/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Area Code +213 (0) 33
ISO 3166 code DZ-05
Districts 22
Municipalities 61

Batna is a province of Algeria. The capital is Batna. Other important towns are Barika, Merouana and Timgad. Belezma National Park is there.

Districts[change | change source]

Batna Province has 22 districts. There are also 61 Communes.

The districts are:

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.