Ouargla District

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Ouargla District
دائرة وَرڤلة
Ouargla District is located in Algeria
Ouargla District
Ouargla District
Map of Algeria highlighting Ouargla Province
Coordinates: 31°57′12″N 5°19′58″E / 31.95333°N 5.33278°E / 31.95333; 5.33278Coordinates: 31°57′12″N 5°19′58″E / 31.95333°N 5.33278°E / 31.95333; 5.33278
Country  Algeria
Province Ouargla
District seat Ouargla
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 191,136
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Communes 2

Ouargla District is a district in Ouargla Province, Algeria. It was named after its capital, Ouargla, which is also the capital of the province. According to the 2008 census, the total population of the district was 191,136 inhabitants.[1]


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

Both communes form part of Ouargla's urban area.


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