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The location of Algeria
An enlargeable relief map of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria

The People's Democratic Republic of Algeria is a sovereign country located in North Africa.[1] Algeria is the second most extensive country on the African continent and the 11th most extensive country in the world.[1] It is bordered by Tunisia in the northeast, Libya in the east, Niger in the southeast, Mali and Mauritania in the southwest, a few kilometers of the Western Sahara in the west, Morocco in the northwest, and the Mediterranean Sea in the north.

Algeria is a member of the United Nations, African Union, Arab League, and OPEC. It also contributed towards the creation of the Arab Maghreb Union. Constitutionally, Algeria is defined as an Islamic, Arab, and Amazigh (Berber) country.[2]

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Algeria:


General reference

An enlargeable basic map of Algeria

Geography of Algeria

An enlargeable topographic map of Algeria
 Libya 982 km
 Tunisia 965 km
 Morocco 1,559 km
 Western Sahara 42 km
 Mauritania 463 km
 Mali 1,376 km
 Niger 956 km
  • Coastline: 998 km

Environment of Algeria

An enlargeable satellite image of Algeria

Natural geographic features of Algeria

Regions of Algeria

Main article: Regions of Algeria

Ecoregions of Algeria

Main article: Ecoregions in Algeria

Administrative divisions of Algeria

Main article: Administrative divisions of Algeria
Provinces of Algeria
A map of Algeria with province borderlines.
Districts of Algeria
The Djemila Roman Theater

The provinces of Algeria are divided into 553 districts (daïras).

Municipalities of Algeria

The districts of Algeria are divided into 1,541 municipalities.

Demography of Algeria

Main article: Demographics of Algeria

Government and politics of Algeria

President of Algeria, Abdelaziz Bouteflika
Main article: Government of Algeria and Politics of Algeria

Branches of the government of Algeria

Executive branch of the government of Algeria

Legislative branch of the government of Algeria

Judicial branch of the government of Algeria

  • Constitutional Council of Algeria
  • Supreme Court of Algeria
  • Civil court system of Algeria
  • Military court system of Algeria

Foreign relations of Algeria

International organization membership

The People's Democratic Republic of Algeria is a member of: [1]

Law and order in Algeria

Main article: Law of Algeria

Military of Algeria

Main article: Military of Algeria

Local government in Algeria

History of Algeria

Main article: History of Algeria, Timeline of the history of Algeria, and Current events of Algeria

By period

By field

Culture of Algeria

Main article: Culture of Algeria
Kassaman instrumental.ogg
Musical sample of the National Anthem
Djemila Roman Theater

Art in Algeria

Sports in Algeria

Main article: Sports in Algeria

Economy of Algeria

Local market in Ghardaïa (1971).
Main article: Economy of Algeria
  • Algeria Stock Exchange

Education in Algeria

Main article: Education in Algeria

Infrastructure of Algeria

See also

Arabic language edition of Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia


  1. ^ a b c d "Algeria". The World Factbook. United States Central Intelligence Agency. July 3, 2009. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/ag.html. Retrieved July 23, 2009.  
  2. ^ http://www.apn-dz.org/apn/english/constitution96/preambule.htm Constitution 1996
  3. ^ [iahs.info/redbooks/a126/iahs_126_0197.pdf Proceedings of the Riederalp Workshop, September 1978; Actes de l'Atelier de Riederalp, septembre 1978): IAHS-AISH Publ. no. 126, 1980.]

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