El Bayadh Province

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El Bayadh Province
ولاية البيض
Province
Map of Algeria highlighting El Bayadh
Map of Algeria highlighting El Bayadh
Coordinates: 33°41′N 01°01′E / 33.683°N 1.017°E / 33.683; 1.017Coordinates: 33°41′N 01°01′E / 33.683°N 1.017°E / 33.683; 1.017
Country  Algeria
Capital El Bayadh
Area
 • Total 78,870 km2 (30,450 sq mi)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 262,187
 • Density 3.3/km2 (8.6/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Area Code +213 (0) 49
ISO 3166 code DZ-32
Districts 8
Municipalities 22

El Bayadh (Arabic: ولاية البيض‎) is a province (wilaya) in Algeria, named after its capital El Bayadh.

Administrative divisions[edit]

The province is divided into 8 districts,[2] which are further divided into 22 communes or municipalities.

Districts[edit]

  1. Boualem
  2. Bougtob
  3. Boussemghoun
  4. Brézina
  5. Chellala
  6. El Abiodh Sidi Cheikh
  7. El Bayadh
  8. Rogassa

Communes[edit]

References[edit]

  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.
  2. ^ The official journal of People's Democratic Republic of Algeria (PDF). SGG Algeria. Retrieved 2007-11-06.