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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 @roi_de_egypte on Mon Feb 27 01:52:26 EST 2017 RT @IsraelPulse: An outline for regional peace - #Palestinian versio. #Jordan @Uri_Savir https://t.co/eGv8oHRY6J
From @ec82d88f157f4ba on Mon Feb 27 01:52:26 EST 2017 RT @kencampbell66: Egyptian President Orders Gov't to Rehouse Christians Fleeing Sinai Violence: https://t.co/jwPC7inIqe via @SputnikInt ht?
From @thinktanx on Mon Feb 27 01:52:25 EST 2017 #Egypt is a #TerrorState @AlsisiOfficial - and: #EGYTisNOT4HOLIDAYs #FreeShawkan @ShawkanZeid: we will never give u? https://t.co/ASJbNqYCn1
From @roi_de_egypte on Mon Feb 27 01:52:21 EST 2017 RT @jeswitz777: https://t.co/VVjoMzRVFQ
From @live_for_egypt on Mon Feb 27 01:52:19 EST 2017 @Saracas12 ???? ????? ???? ??
From @1000wordsin on Mon Feb 27 01:52:17 EST 2017 #lipstick was used as a status symbol by both men & women in ancient Egypt ?Lipstick, from March 8-19, @HyattPlaceGGN with @935redfm
From @roi_de_egypte on Mon Feb 27 01:52:15 EST 2017 RT @sinaisharm: https://t.co/VWtyM6tto6 - #sharm #sinai #sharmelsheikh #Egypt #??? #???_?????
From @blairtim on Mon Feb 27 01:52:05 EST 2017 General Says U.S. Wants to Resume Major Military Exercise With Egypt https://t.co/uAnCv2RWqC
From @roi_de_egypte on Mon Feb 27 01:52:05 EST 2017 RT @latimes: Egyptian Christians flee from Islamic State violence on Sinai Peninsula https://t.co/RQ3Kb7uWrX https://t.co/GduPxUho8T
From @pvl0101 on Mon Feb 27 01:52:01 EST 2017 RT @RadioTamazuj: #SouthSudan denies receiving weapons from #Egypt ? https://t.co/d2Y2XCquJh https://t.co/5JsxahtYiq
From @allanslater2 on Mon Feb 27 01:52:00 EST 2017 RT @EducationalPics: "The Milky Way and The Pyramids of Egypt " https://t.co/uUgfcXw6bF
From @blairtim on Mon Feb 27 01:51:59 EST 2017 General Says U.S. Wants to Resume Major Military Exercise With Egypt https://t.co/8cZHsKGDa1
From @FIFI_Egypt on Mon Feb 27 01:51:55 EST 2017 ????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????
From @questfortruth10 on Mon Feb 27 01:51:53 EST 2017 RT @Aomar_Makram: Egypt- Man convicted of "contempt of religion" gets 5 years in prison,merely for denying some of the Hadith https://t.co/?
From @abdallahitab on Mon Feb 27 01:51:51 EST 2017 @live_for_egypt ??????? ????