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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)

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From @Cathhewat123 on Wed Feb 19 11:47:44 EST 2020 @PattiBrookd @VictorSabath @RozaniaDores @Fa7CISxsfxjdyeo @sherrig108 @khanhakim_k @CivilizedEngr @EByzio? https://t.co/dhDcbf27kW
From @Egypt_w_Bass on Wed Feb 19 11:47:44 EST 2020 RT @KemetIbn: ?? ????? ?? ??? ?????? ??!!! ?? ???? ???? ?? ?? ???? ????? ??????? ??? ????? ???? ???? ??? ??? ???? ???? ???? ?? ???? ???????
From @waadkhalid16 on Wed Feb 19 11:47:37 EST 2020 RT @YahyaMurti: @chooselove @LDN_gov Will you please put a highlight on legal Iraqi refugees in the host countries like Turkey,Lebanon,Jord?
From @eddyrhosky on Wed Feb 19 11:47:36 EST 2020 RT @swilkinsonbc: Egypt steps in to warn israel not to kill senior political officials in Gaza after leaked plans to cold-bloodedly assassi?
From @zafirzia on Wed Feb 19 11:47:34 EST 2020 RT @thepakindex: Say they have confidence in ??Recep Tayyib Erdogan's leadership ??Pakistan: 90% ??Turkey: 45% ??Indonesia: 42% ??Russia:?
From @theOGgaafar on Wed Feb 19 11:47:32 EST 2020 RT @soltanlife: Moments ago, Egyptian American Reem Desouky was ordered released by the courts. The prosecution (govt representative) has?
From @RosaNegra_08 on Wed Feb 19 11:47:32 EST 2020 @SUDEBBI11667439 @Silviadomi222g @marycastro54 @Reiwa116 @prado_yaiza @Jojoba26668703 @nancy_dills @e720d85e9def4de? https://t.co/nxIg8COZg5
From @cmcristo5 on Wed Feb 19 11:47:31 EST 2020 RT @khanhakim_k: @PattiBrookd @mohsinmalvi19 @abdollah1215 @Cathhewat123 @Hsnklil @Alexa17101614 @dilruba_lees @Guyatt671 @LindaleanLinda @?
From @Shell8195 on Wed Feb 19 11:47:23 EST 2020 RT @IIIDeaton: Born again: My old self (Egypt/Flesh) being led out of slavery (to sin and worldliness) by the work of the Holy Spirit ( c?
From @UTIHS1 on Wed Feb 19 11:47:23 EST 2020 Check out @UT_HistDept Ph.D student Atar David's review of "The Lived Nile: Enviro, Disease, & Material Colonial Ec? https://t.co/vScJoMtN7s
From @RosaNegra_08 on Wed Feb 19 11:47:20 EST 2020 RT @SUDEBBI11667439: @RosaNegra_08 @Silviadomi222g @marycastro54 @Reiwa116 @prado_yaiza @Jojoba26668703 @nancy_dills @e720d85e9def4de @nabi?
From @RosaNegra_08 on Wed Feb 19 11:47:19 EST 2020 @SUDEBBI11667439 @arshadk90774920 @Chrissyhowell16 @Cesuryorum @khanhakim_k @Am14533419 @Lily91050875? https://t.co/3qms0pOjDV
From @generalbattle2 on Wed Feb 19 11:47:18 EST 2020 @JulianRoepcke International flight between Aleppo and Egypt.
From @Qa_wakakak on Wed Feb 19 11:47:16 EST 2020 RT @afhamwajdi_: The egypt of me ??. inspired by @tkdnxv #shotoniphone11 https://t.co/nV8gm2vArQ
From @ItalianInsider1 on Wed Feb 19 11:47:15 EST 2020 The vandalizing of a mural depicting murdered student Giulio Regeni embracing Patrick George Zaki, another student? https://t.co/RX7HkGqfty