In Amenas District

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In Amenas District
دائرة إن أمناس
District
Map of Algeria highlighting Illizi Province
Map of Algeria highlighting Illizi Province
Map of Illizi Province highlighting In Amenas District
Map of Illizi Province highlighting In Amenas District
Coordinates: 28°2′N 9°32′E / 28.033°N 9.533°E / 28.033; 9.533Coordinates: 28°2′N 9°32′E / 28.033°N 9.533°E / 28.033; 9.533
Country  Algeria
Province Illizi
District seat In Amenas
Area
 • Total 128,730 km2 (49,700 sq mi)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 17,422
 • Density 0.14/km2 (0.35/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Municipalities 3

In Amenas is a district in Illizi Province, Algeria. It was named after its capital, In Amenas. As of the 2008 census it is the largest district in the province by area and second-largest by population (after Djanet District).

Municipalities[edit]

The district is further divided into 3 municipalities:[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Population: Illizi Wilaya" (PDF) (in French). Office National des Statistiques Algérie. Archived from the original (PDF) on 13 November 2011. 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 21 October 2013. Retrieved 29 May 2013.