Facts and Statistics

Location: Northern Africa, bordering the Mediterranean Sea, between Morocco and Tunisia
Capital: Algiers
Official languages Arabic, Berber
    Other languages: French, Darja
Ethnic groups 97% Arab-Berber, 3% Other
Religion Islam
Government Unitary semi-presidential people's republic
    President Abdelaziz Bouteflika
    Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia
Population 40,450,000 (2018)
Currency Dinar (DZD)
Time zone UTC+1
Drives on the right
Calling code +213
Internet TLD .dz .الجزائر