Bouïra Province

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Bouïra Province
ⵜⴰⵎⴻⵏⴰⴹⵜ ⵏ ⵜⵓⴱⵉⵔⴻⵜ
ولاية البويرة
Map of Algeria highlighting Bouïra
Map of Algeria highlighting Bouïra
Coordinates: 36°23′N 3°54′E / 36.383°N 3.900°E / 36.383; 3.900Coordinates: 36°23′N 3°54′E / 36.383°N 3.900°E / 36.383; 3.900
Country  Algeria
Founded 1974
Capital Bouïra
 • Wāli Mouloud Cherifi
 • Total 4,439 km2 (1,714 sq mi)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 694,750
 • Density 160/km2 (410/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Area Code +213 (0) 26
ISO 3166 code DZ-10
Districts 12
Municipalities 45

Bouïra (Arabic: ولاية البويرة‎‎, Berber: ⵜⴰⵎⴻⵏⴰⴹⵜ ⵏ ⵜⵓⴱⵉⵔⴻⵜ / Tubiret ) is a province (wilaya) in the Kabylie region (also known as Tazwawa) in Algeria.

Administrative divisions[edit]

It is made up of 12 districts and 45 communes or municipalities.




  1. ^ Office National des Statistiques, Recensement General de la Population et de l’Habitat 2008 Archived July 24, 2008, at the Wayback Machine. Preliminary results of the 2008 population census. Accessed on 2008-07-02.

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