Sétif Province

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Sétif Province
ولاية سطيف
Vue aérienne de Sétif (Algérie).jpg
Map of Algeria highlighting Sétif
Map of Algeria highlighting Sétif
Coordinates: 36°11′N 5°24′E / 36.183°N 5.400°E / 36.183; 5.400Coordinates: 36°11′N 5°24′E / 36.183°N 5.400°E / 36.183; 5.400
Country  Algeria
Capital Sétif
 • PPA president Naima Farhi (2007-2012)
 • Total 6,504 km2 (2,511 sq mi)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 1,496,150
 • Density 230/km2 (600/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Area code +213 (0) 36
ISO 3166 code DZ-19
Districts 20
Municipalities 60
Website www.wilayasetif.dz

Sétif Province (Arabic: ولاية سطيف‎) is a province (wilaya) in north-eastern Algeria. Its capital and largest city is Sétif; the next largest city is El Eulma. There is also the World Heritage Site of Djémila there.

Administrative divisions[edit]

The province is divided into 20 districts (daïras), which are further divided into 60 communes or municipalities.




  1. ^ Office National des Statistiques, Recensement General de la Population et de l’Habitat 2008 Preliminary results of the 2008 population census. Accessed on 2008-07-02.