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El Oued Province

ولاية الوادي
Map of Algeria highlighting El Oued
Map of Algeria highlighting El Oued
Country Algeria
CapitalEl Oued
 • Total54,573 km2 (21,071 sq mi)
 • Total673,934
 • Density12/km2 (32/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01 (CET)
Area Code+213 (0) 32
ISO 3166 codeDZ-39

El Oued (Arabic: ولاية الوادي‎) is a Saharan province of Algeria (n° 39) dominated by Oued Souf. It was named after its eponymous capital. Notable towns include El Oued itself and Guemar, Debila, and Robbah.

Administrative division

The province is made up of 12 districts, which are divided into 30 communes or municipalities.




  1. Office National des Statistiques, Recensement General de la Population et de l’Habitat 2008 Preliminary results of the 2008 population census. Accessed on 2008-07-02.

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