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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 @UAE_EGYPT on Thu Mar 30 04:47:16 EDT 2017 RT @GOGOMO222: ?????? ??? ?? ???? ????? ????? ?????? ????? ??????? ???? ??? ??? ?? ???? ????? ????? ??????????? ?????? ?????? ???????? #???
From @Official_UOC on Thu Mar 30 04:47:12 EDT 2017 RT @william_blick: @JanetMuseveni @IocPresidenten @ANOC_Olympic General Palenfo opens Zone 5 General Assembly Egypt @DailyNewsEgypt @AcnoaA?
From @yoloAbdo on Thu Mar 30 04:47:07 EDT 2017 How to be an HR in Egypt? - one question rules them all And what's that? - what's your expected salary?
From @UAE_EGYPT on Thu Mar 30 04:47:02 EDT 2017 RT @20fourMedia: ????? #????? ???? #?????? ?????? #???????? ????? ?????? ????? ???? https://t.co/RJQZQR9ngY https://t.co/JkqHDO4KNq
From @ZaibaOfficial on Thu Mar 30 04:47:02 EDT 2017 RT @AlArabiya_Eng: #Egypt likely to raise monthly food subsidies by 29 percent https://t.co/M6dHC9Xxg9 https://t.co/eTDc0WBVpi
From @hirochii0 on Thu Mar 30 04:47:00 EDT 2017 South Korea is a terrorist country https://t.co/wSmrlFYvt1 #Pakistan #UAE?#Turkey #Egypt
From @necdet56 on Thu Mar 30 04:47:00 EDT 2017 Tourists returning to Egypt and Turkey, Tour operator Cook says https://t.co/W9v6BGiznP https://t.co/HFmrnnbIS9
From @AndrewAden8 on Thu Mar 30 04:46:59 EDT 2017 RT @NIRPUmbrella: Inflation, 2017 Venezuela: 800% Egypt: 28% Russia: 5.6% Pakistan: 4.9% China: 2.5% US: 2.5% Germany: 2.2% UK: 1.8% Franc?
From @IrinaShanghai on Thu Mar 30 04:46:54 EDT 2017 RT @icedrainbow: Brand new Designs for the gents and the ladies From the new Egypt with love collection. Which is your favourite piece? ht?
From @UAE_EGYPT on Thu Mar 30 04:46:52 EDT 2017 RT @_Nena__Zaki: #?????_??????? #???????? #??? ?? #????_???????_????_????? #??_?????_???_??? #??????? ????? ?????? ????? ???????? http?
From @william_blick on Thu Mar 30 04:46:49 EDT 2017 @JanetMuseveni @IocPresidenten @ANOC_Olympic General Palenfo opens Zone 5 General Assembly Egypt @DailyNewsEgypt? https://t.co/c4CSHV6WD8
From @Tkbaul on Thu Mar 30 04:46:47 EDT 2017 RT @ilo: Climate action can help us create jobs! Learn how biogas production in Egypt boosts jobs and reduces pollution: https://t.co/vy6sh?
From @Biblecairo on Thu Mar 30 04:46:46 EDT 2017 RT @Biblecairo: And finally again promise ring available in egypt. Pure silver Price: 380 L.E Free shipping https://t.co/KI3wgSSFQG
From @DaniParisina on Thu Mar 30 04:46:41 EDT 2017 RT @Institubeur: En gros c'est des dieux donc ils sont affranchis de leur "ethnicité"? En gros blanc c'est la norme męme pour les Gods of E?
From @Jody_Rossel on Thu Mar 30 04:46:34 EDT 2017 RT @zlando: YouTube took this down! Reposting! #Egypt lawyer on TV calls on Arab men to RAPE Israeli women! https://t.co/kIH806p4sh