Robbah District

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Robbah District
Location of Robbah District in El Oued Province
Location of Robbah District in El Oued Province
Coordinates: 33°16′N 6°55′E / 33.267°N 6.917°E / 33.267; 6.917Coordinates: 33°16′N 6°55′E / 33.267°N 6.917°E / 33.267; 6.917
Country  Algeria
Province El Oued Province
Capital Robbah
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 40,719
Time zone CET (UTC+1)

Robbah is a district in El Oued Province, Algeria. As of the 2008 census, it has a population of 40,719.[1]

Robbah District is situated 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) south of the capital of the wilaya, El Oued. Robbah is a major town in the district. It is surrounded by some small villages such as El Khobna, Nakhla, El Aquila and El Ogla. These villages are widely known for agriculture and animal breeding. Most people in this district are Arabs, coming from the Arab peninsula.


Robbah District consists of three communes:[2]


  1. ^ a b "Population: El Oued Wilaya" (PDF) (in French). Office National des Statistiques Algérie. Retrieved 13 February 2013. 
  2. ^ "Décret executif n° 91-306 du 24 août 1991 fixant la liste des communes animées par cheque chef de daïra. Wilaya d'El Oued" (PDF) (in French). Journal officiel de la République Algérienne. 4 September 1991. p. 1314. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2 March 2013 or before. Retrieved 30 May 2013.  Check date values in: |archive-date= (help)