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Algeria


BASIC FACTS

 

Area 2,381,740 Km2
Population 38.7 Millions
HDI Rank 93 (over 186 countries)
Capital City Algiers
Demographic distribution Arab-Berber (99%), European less than 1%
Spoken languages Arabic (official), French, Amazigh (national but not official language)
Religious beliefs Sunni Muslim (99%), Christian and Jewish (1%)
Political regime Front de Liberation Nationale (FLN), Rassemblement Nationale Democratique (RND), Front des Forces Socialistes (FFS), Rassemblement pour la Culture et la Democratie (RCD), Mouvement de la Societe pour la Paix (MSP), Mouvement de la Réforme Nationale (el-Islah) (MRN) and Parti des Travailleurs (PT).
Head of State Abdelaziz Bouteflika (President), Abdelmalek Sellal (Prime Minister)
Associations with International Organisations African Union, Arab League, UN, Non-Aligned Movement (NAM), NEPAD
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Sources: Foreign & Commonwealth Office, The World Factbook