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Laghouat Province
ولاية الأغواط
Algeria 03 Wilaya locator map-2009.svg
Map of Algeria highlighting the Province of Laghouat
Province Code 3
Area Code +213 (0) 29
Capital Laghouat
Districts 10
Municipalities 24
Basic statistics
Area 25,057 km² (9,675 sq mi)
Population 477,328[1] (2008)
Density 19.0/km² (49,3/sq mi)

Laghouat (Arabic: ولاية الأغواط‎) is a province (wilaya) (wilaya) (wilaya) in central Algeria. The name means "the oases". The capital is Laghouat. Other localities include Aflou, Ain Madhi, Kourdane and Makhareg.


Administrative division

The province is divided into 10 districts (daïras), which are further divided into 24 communes or municipalities.



  1. Aflou
  2. Aïn Mahdi
  3. Brida
  4. El Ghicha
  5. Gueltet Sidi Saâd
  6. Hassi R'Mel
  7. Ksar El Hirane
  8. Laghouat
  9. Oued Morra
  10. Sidi Makhlouf


  1. Aflou
  2. Aïn Madhi
  3. Ait Sidi Ali
  4. Beidha
  5. Brida
  6. El Assafia
  7. El Ghicha
  8. El Houaita
  9. Gueltat Sidi Saad
  10. Hadj Mechri
  11. Hassi Delaa
  12. Hassi R'Mel
  13. Kheneg
  14. Ksar El Hirane
  15. Laghouat
  16. Mekhareg
  17. Oued Morra
  18. Oued M'Zi
  19. Sebgag
  20. Sidi Bouzid
  21. Sidi Makhlouf
  22. Tadjemout
  23. Tadjrouna
  24. Taouila


  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.


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