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Complete details about Egypt in Africa with capital city Cairo

Country NameEgypt (Misr)
Country CodeEGY
Capital CityCairo
ContinentAfrica
RegionNorthern Africa
Independence Year1922
Population68470000
Surface Area1001449.0
Life Expectancy63.3 years
GNP82710.0 (old 75617.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Arabic [official]     (98.8%)
Sinaberberi     (0.0%)

Major Cities

Cairo, Kairo     (population 6789479)
Alexandria, Aleksandria     (population 3328196)
Giza, Giza     (population 2221868)
Shubra al-Khayma, al-Qalyubiya     (population 870716)
Port Said, Port Said     (population 469533)
Suez, Suez     (population 417610)
al-Mahallat al-Kubra, al-Gharbiya     (population 395402)
Tanta, al-Gharbiya     (population 371010)
al-Mansura, al-Daqahliya     (population 369621)
Luxor, Luxor     (population 360503)
Asyut, Asyut     (population 343498)
Bahtim, al-Qalyubiya     (population 275807)
Zagazig, al-Sharqiya     (population 267351)
al-Faiyum, al-Faiyum     (population 260964)
Ismailia, Ismailia     (population 254477)
Kafr al-Dawwar, al-Buhayra     (population 231978)
Assuan, Assuan     (population 219017)
Damanhur, al-Buhayra     (population 212203)
al-Minya, al-Minya     (population 201360)
Bani Suwayf, Bani Suwayf     (population 172032)
Qina, Qina     (population 171275)
Sawhaj, Sawhaj     (population 170125)
Shibin al-Kawm, al-Minufiya     (population 159909)
Bulaq al-Dakrur, Giza     (population 148787)
Banha, al-Qalyubiya     (population 145792)
Warraq al-Arab, Giza     (population 127108)
Kafr al-Shaykh, Kafr al-Shaykh     (population 124819)
Mallawi, al-Minya     (population 119283)
Bilbays, al-Sharqiya     (population 113608)
Mit Ghamr, al-Daqahliya     (population 101801)
al-Arish, Shamal Sina     (population 100447)
Talkha, al-Daqahliya     (population 97700)
Qalyub, al-Qalyubiya     (population 97200)
Jirja, Sawhaj     (population 95400)
Idfu, Qina     (population 94200)
al-Hawamidiya, Giza     (population 91700)
Disuq, Kafr al-Shaykh     (population 91300)

Egypt's most recent News and Stories

Egypt Tweets

From @thanveer_kamal on Wed May 24 23:06:32 EDT 2017 RT @spectatorindex: BREAKING: Egypt has blocked Qatari news outlets, including Al-Jazeera, and other sites such as The Huffington Post Arab?
From @Oravapora on Wed May 24 23:06:24 EDT 2017 RT @tekaldas: If you're wondering what the 2018 presidential election in Egypt will be like, the most promising challenger to Sisi was arre?
From @HawaiiPeople on Wed May 24 23:06:19 EDT 2017 RT @LisaDaftari: Egypt blocks 21 websites including Al Jazeera, for "supporting terrorism" https://t.co/CRzI7mWJp6
From @PlayNCollect on Wed May 24 23:06:19 EDT 2017 RT @LisaDaftari: Egypt blocks 21 websites including Al Jazeera, for "supporting terrorism" https://t.co/CRzI7mWJp6
From @IranWonk on Wed May 24 23:06:11 EDT 2017 RT @zaidbenjamin: Qatar news agency website was hacked to post comments linked to Amir of Qatar regarding relations with US, UAE, Bahrain &?
From @o0alchemist0o on Wed May 24 23:06:10 EDT 2017 RT @spectatorindex: BREAKING: Egypt has blocked Qatari news outlets, including Al-Jazeera, and other sites such as The Huffington Post Arab?
From @KajsaKajsaKajsa on Wed May 24 23:06:01 EDT 2017 RT @artificaIly: Egypt is what dreams are made of https://t.co/k8f4KrbIFK
From @FrogChest on Wed May 24 23:05:54 EDT 2017 Associate members: Russia and China. New members interested: Iraq, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Somalia and Egypt
From @PDuggiraala on Wed May 24 23:05:50 EDT 2017 RT @airnewsalerts: #Egypt blocks several media websites including Al-Jazeera news channel and an opposition television station based in #Tu?
From @kristinhall90 on Wed May 24 23:05:48 EDT 2017 RT @Mranonymos: @BlakeDontCrack Egypt is the only thing they know for whatever reason & talk kings and queens & bullshit
From @goaudax on Wed May 24 23:05:48 EDT 2017 RT @spectatorindex: BREAKING: Egypt has blocked Qatari news outlets, including Al-Jazeera, and other sites such as The Huffington Post Arab?
From @Andwar3 on Wed May 24 23:05:42 EDT 2017 RT @LisaDaftari: Egypt blocks 21 websites including Al Jazeera, for "supporting terrorism" https://t.co/CRzI7mWJp6
From @MSMCali on Wed May 24 23:05:40 EDT 2017 #ICYMI #Terrorism ?#Egypt BLOCKS 21 websites, including Al Jazeera for "supporting Terrorism" https://t.co/HbDbDs23fP
From @cabin7pe on Wed May 24 23:05:20 EDT 2017 RT @artificaIly: Egypt is what dreams are made of https://t.co/k8f4KrbIFK