El Hadjira District

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El Hadjira District
دائرة الحجيرة
Map of Algeria highlighting Ouargla Province
Map of Algeria highlighting Ouargla Province
Country  Algeria
Province Ouargla
District seat El Hadjira
 • Total 9,048 km2 (3,493 sq mi)
Population (1998)
 • Total 19,311
 • Density 2.1/km2 (5.5/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Communes 2

El Hadjira is a district in Ouargla Province, Algeria. It was named after its capital, El Hadjira. As of the 2008 census, the district had a total population of 22,474.[1]


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


  1. ^ "Population: Ouargla Wilaya" (PDF) (in French). Office National des Statistiques Algérie. Archived from the original (PDF) on 13 May 2013. Retrieved 24 February 2013. 
  2. ^ "Official website of the province of Ouargla - state" (in Arabic). Retrieved 25 February 2013. 

Coordinates: 32°37′N 5°31′E / 32.617°N 5.517°E / 32.617; 5.517