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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 @ghantahaathi on Fri Jun 23 01:16:36 EDT 2017 RT @LaloDagach: Former President of #Egypt Abdel Nasser, laughs at Muslim Brotherhood's demand to make #hijab mandatory for women. https://?
From @BoozlngBuzil on Fri Jun 23 01:16:33 EDT 2017 RT @PracticalPols: Egypt Delivers Fuel to Gaza https://t.co/og41sctfya
From @Jarhemkash on Fri Jun 23 01:16:30 EDT 2017 Pray 4 ur oppressed Brothers & sisters frm Iraq,Syria,Chechnya, Afgnstan,Yemen,Burma,Egypt, Turkey& Pakistan Bcz we? https://t.co/zx5vxG07s1
From @ThlckAl on Fri Jun 23 01:16:27 EDT 2017 RT @PracticalPols: Egypt Delivers Fuel to Gaza https://t.co/og41sctfya
From @kurtwanger on Fri Jun 23 01:16:26 EDT 2017 RT @RT_com: 'Monumental' hieroglyphics discovery sheds new light on Ancient Egyptian writing https://t.co/ks1Stp9Kxv
From @IExpressSports on Fri Jun 23 01:16:23 EDT 2017 Egypt winger Mohamed Salah back in England at Liverpool https://t.co/8rRtYQWSns
From @Digvijay1998 on Fri Jun 23 01:16:22 EDT 2017 RT @LaloDagach: Former President of #Egypt Abdel Nasser, laughs at Muslim Brotherhood's demand to make #hijab mandatory for women. https://?
From @jeffphilips1 on Fri Jun 23 01:16:22 EDT 2017 RT @akinolamassive: @jeffphilips1 In Egypt, you can't suddenly become rich if you are not from a rich family, you'll be arrested and jail.
From @Ze_Derpinator on Fri Jun 23 01:16:20 EDT 2017 RT @RitaPanahi: Sad how far Egypt has regressed since then. Now more than 90% of women veil. https://t.co/zpBVa3gYBs
From @gbd1971 on Fri Jun 23 01:16:14 EDT 2017 RT @RitaPanahi: Sad how far Egypt has regressed since then. Now more than 90% of women veil. https://t.co/zpBVa3gYBs
From @meNabster on Fri Jun 23 01:16:12 EDT 2017 RT @KlrSmurf: @_Infidoll_ @AWAKEALERT ISIS are the demolition crew for Greater Israel. Egypt shall be easy, Saudis are buying it up and sha?
From @SuzyInNYC on Fri Jun 23 01:16:11 EDT 2017 @KSallam @Uber_Egypt Weird
From @Gormo472 on Fri Jun 23 01:16:10 EDT 2017 RT @RitaPanahi: Sad how far Egypt has regressed since then. Now more than 90% of women veil. https://t.co/zpBVa3gYBs
From @3bdelr7manfawzy on Fri Jun 23 01:16:08 EDT 2017 RT @TheCairoZoom: #ZoomIn: @AishaAlshabrawy & @ZaynepAzzam take @Egypt_Huawei's new #GR52017 & #GR32017 for a spin! Check it out: https://t?
From @DustBuck3tTV on Fri Jun 23 01:15:57 EDT 2017 RT @PracticalPols: Egypt Delivers Fuel to Gaza https://t.co/og41sctfya