Oum El Bouaghi Province

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Oum El Bouaghi Province
ولاية أم البواقي
Province
Map of Algeria highlighting Oum El Bouaghi
Coordinates: 35°53′N 7°7′E / 35.883°N 7.117°E / 35.883; 7.117Coordinates: 35°53′N 7°7′E / 35.883°N 7.117°E / 35.883; 7.117
Country  Algeria
Capital Oum El Bouaghi
Government
 • PPA president Mr. Chouia Taha Hocine (FLN)
 • Wāli Mr. Bouderbali Mohamed
Area
 • Total 6,768 km2 (2,613 sq mi)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 644,364
 • Density 95.207/km2 (246.586/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Area Code +213 (0) 32
ISO 3166 code DZ-04
Districts 12
Municipalities 29

Oum El Bouaghi or Oum el-Bouaghi is a province of Algeria. The capital is Oum el-Bouaghi.

Administrative divisions[change | edit source]

The province is divided into 12 districts. There are also 29 communes or municipalities.

Districts[change | edit source]

  1. Aïn Babouche
  2. Aïn Beïda
  3. Aïn Fakroun
  4. Aïn Kechra
  5. Aïn M'Lila
  6. Dhalaâ
  7. F'Kirina
  8. Ksar Sbahi
  9. Meskiana
  10. Oum El Bouaghi
  11. Sigus
  12. Souk Naâmane

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.