Algeria
Democratic And Popular Republic Of Algeria

Capital
Algiers

Area
919,590 sq mi
2,381,740 sq km


Population
32,818,500 est

Languages
Arabic (official)
French, Berber dialects


Peoples
Arab-Berber 99%

Religion
Sunni Muslim (state religion) 99%, Christians and Jews 1%

Life Expectancy
Total population: 72.7 years
male: 71.2 years
female: 74.3 years


Literacy
total population: 70%
male: 78.8%
female: 61%


Suffrage
18 years of age; universal

Government
Republic


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