Skikda Province

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Skikda Province
ولاية سكيكدة
Map of Algeria highlighting سطيف
Map of Algeria highlighting سطيف
Coordinates: 36°52′N 6°54′E / 36.867°N 6.900°E / 36.867; 6.900Coordinates: 36°52′N 6°54′E / 36.867°N 6.900°E / 36.867; 6.900
Country  Algeria
Capital Skikda
 • Total 4,026 km2 (1,554 sq mi)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 904,195
 • Density 220/km2 (580/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+01 (CET)
Area Code +213 (0) 38
ISO 3166 code DZ-21
Districts 13
Municipalities 38

Skikda (Arabic: ولاية سكيكدة‎, French: Wilaya de Skikda) is a province (wilaya) of Algeria, on its eastern Mediterranean coastline.

Administrative divisions[edit]

The province is divided into 13 districts (daïras), which are further divided into 38 communes or municipalities.




  1. ^ Office National des Statistiques, Recensement General de la Population et de l’Habitat 2008 Archived 2008-07-24 at the Wayback Machine. Preliminary results of the 2008 population census. Accessed on 2008-07-02.

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