Djanet District

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Djanet District
دائرة جانت
District
Map of Algeria highlighting Illizi Province
Map of Algeria highlighting Illizi Province
Location of Djanet District within Illizi Province
Location of Djanet District within Illizi Province
Coordinates: 24°33′N 9°29′E / 24.550°N 9.483°E / 24.550; 9.483Coordinates: 24°33′N 9°29′E / 24.550°N 9.483°E / 24.550; 9.483
Country  Algeria
Province Illizi
District seat Djanet
Area
 • Total 86,185 km2 (33,276 sq mi)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 17,618
 • Density 0.20/km2 (0.53/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Communes 2

Djanet is a district in Illizi Province, Algeria. It was named after its capital, Djanet. It is the largest district of the province in population, and the second-largest in area after In Amenas District.

Municipalities[edit]

The district is further divided into 2 municipalities:[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Population: Illizi Wilaya" (PDF) (in French). Office National des Statistiques Algérie. Retrieved 29 May 2013. 
  2. ^ "Décret executif n° 91-306 du 24 août 1991 fixant la liste des communes animées par cheque chef de daïra. Wilaya d'Illizi" (PDF) (in French). Journal officiel de la République Algérienne,. 4 September 1991. p. 1293. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2 March 2013 or before. Retrieved 29 May 2013.  Check date values in: |archive-date= (help)