Zaouia El Abidia

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Zaouia El Abidia
اﻟﺰاوﻳﺔ اﻟﻌﺎﺑﺪﻳﺔ
Commune and town
Zaouia El Abidia is located in Algeria
Zaouia El Abidia
Zaouia El Abidia
Coordinates: 33°8′15″N 6°4′56″E / 33.13750°N 6.08222°E / 33.13750; 6.08222
Country  Algeria
Province Ouargla Province
District Touggourt District
Elevation 66 m (217 ft)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 19,993
Time zone CET (UTC+1)

Zaouia El Abidia is a town and commune in Touggourt District, Ouargla Province, Algeria. According to the 2008 census it has a population of 19,993,[1] up from 15,381 in 1998,[2] and has an annual population growth rate of 2.7%.[1] It forms the northern part of the urban area of Touggourt.


The commune is composed of only one locality:[3]

  • Quartier de Zaouia El Abidia


  1. ^ a b c "Population: Ouargla Wilaya" (PDF) (in French). Office National des Statistiques Algérie. Retrieved 24 February 2013. 
  2. ^ "Algeria Communes". Statoids. Retrieved 8 March 2013. 
  3. ^ "Décret n° 84-365, fixant la composition, la consistance et les limites territoriale des communes. Wilaya d'El Oued" (PDF) (in French). Journal officiel de la République Algérienne,. 19 December 1984. p. 1551. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2 March 2013. Retrieved 2 March 2013. 
Neighbouring towns and cities

Coordinates: 33°08′15″N 6°04′56″E / 33.13750°N 6.08222°E / 33.13750; 6.08222