Tizi Ouzou Province

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Tizi Ouzou Province
ⵜⴰⵏⴻⴱⴹⵉⵜ ⵏ ⵜⵉⵣⵉ ⵡⴻⵣⵣⵓ
ولاية تيزي وزو
Map of Algeria highlighting Tizi Ouzou
Map of Algeria highlighting Tizi Ouzou
Coordinates: 36°44′N 04°04′E / 36.733°N 4.067°E / 36.733; 4.067Coordinates: 36°44′N 04°04′E / 36.733°N 4.067°E / 36.733; 4.067
Country  Algeria
Capital Tizi Ouzou
 • Total 3,568 km2 (1,378 sq mi)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 1,119,646
 • Density 310/km2 (810/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Area Code +213 (0) 26
ISO 3166 code DZ-15
Districts 21
Municipalities 67
Website www.tiziouzou-dz.com

Tizi Ouzou (Berber languages: ⵜⴰⵏⴻⴱⴹⵉⵜ ⵏ ⵜⵉⵣⵉ ⵡⴻⵣⵣⵓ, Arabic: ولاية تيزي وزو‎) is a province (wilayah) of Algeria in the Kabylie region (also known as Tazwawa), named after its capital.

Administrative divisions[edit]

The province is divided into 21 districts (daïras), which are further divided into 67 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.