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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 @EmanGheyath on Sat Feb 23 10:07:32 EST 2019 RT @fareddamer: ???????? ?????? ??? ?? ????? ?????? ? ?????? ?????. ?????? ??????? ???? ????? ?????. ? ??????? ?????? ????. ???????? ??????
From @trenchvibe on Sat Feb 23 10:07:30 EST 2019 RT @whatsadema: Can you like, do that... but with Egypt https://t.co/5w1ksh6rrp
From @Shafiq_Akhund on Sat Feb 23 10:07:29 EST 2019 RT @MiddleEastEye: Why were 9 men executed in Egypt? https://t.co/fwFVUdMbQA
From @HamzaMusse on Sat Feb 23 10:07:26 EST 2019 RT @theprojecttv: For the past 13 months Brisbane man Hazem Hamouda has been locked up in one of Egypt?s most notorious prisons. His family?
From @Sokkaa_RSS on Sat Feb 23 10:07:22 EST 2019 Pyramids insist on facing Al Ahly in Egypt Cup https://t.co/mMQtQmvlHK https://t.co/LXa9TQdS2l
From @KhalturaDotCom on Sat Feb 23 10:07:22 EST 2019 ???? ?????? ?????? - Heliopolis, Cairo , Egypt https://t.co/VpdQTxVKT2
From @maggul07 on Sat Feb 23 10:07:20 EST 2019 RT @Cihander27: #M?s?rda?damlarDursun #Egypt #Sisi #Execution #Hainler?çinYa?as?nCehennem Sak?n, Allah?? zalimlerin yapt?klar?ndan habersiz?
From @Jayngelle on Sat Feb 23 10:07:20 EST 2019 RT @FHROintl: #UN rights office urges #Egypt to halt death row executions amid torture allegations https://t.co/xUqmxNlKa5
From @A_alnuimi_M on Sat Feb 23 10:07:18 EST 2019 RT @alain_4u: #????_???????_???????? ????? ??? #??? ?? ????? ????? ????? ????? | https://t.co/bZ7UwqJuAe #???????? #?????_???????_????????
From @ConorEatonSmith on Sat Feb 23 10:07:11 EST 2019 @YvonneBurdett3 @Otto_English The Faroe islands - a former vassal state of ancient Egypt.
From @LibyanIntegrity on Sat Feb 23 10:07:08 EST 2019 Thread: Q. Why has #Haftar been able to take control of many areas in #Libya? A. Number of reasons including 1) LNA? https://t.co/SfIr1XyvTb
From @egy_techno on Sat Feb 23 10:07:07 EST 2019 ???? ????? ????? Gladiator Glory Egypt ????????? https://t.co/TULWi0pfU8
From @Piping_Shrike on Sat Feb 23 10:07:05 EST 2019 @themorningswan @persse Egypt Jordan don?t receive US backing and a blind eye? See this I think is the problem. Isr? https://t.co/tXWE8q1zYc
From @Pride_MUFC on Sat Feb 23 10:07:02 EST 2019 RT @NickTheDamned: @Pride_MUFC @mekonmcfc The evidence of Tommy's racism is well known. Denial isn't the river in Egypt.