Official name: Democratic and People´s Republic of Algiers
Capital: Algiers (Al-Dzazair)
Total area: 2 381 741 square kilometres
Population: 32 129 324 inhabitants (2004)
Official language: Arabic, but French is commonly used. English is used in petrol section.
State organization: Republic
Main religion: Islam - state religion (according to the constitution dd.1989), most of
population professes Sunnite section
Time: GMT - 1
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