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Ouargla Province
ولاية ورقلة
Province
Map of Algeria highlighting Ouargla
Map of Algeria highlighting Ouargla
Country  Algeria
Area
 • Total 211,980 km2 (81,850 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Total 552,539
 • Density 2.60656/km2 (6.75096/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Area Code +213 (0) 32
ISO 3166 code DZ-30
Districts 10
Municipalities 21

Ouargla or Warqla is a province in eastern Algeria. Its capital is Ouargla. Other important towns are Temacine, Touggourt, and Hassi Messaoud. It contains the Issaouane Erg desert.

Divisions

The province has 10 districts and 21 communes or municipalities.

Districts

  1. El Borma
  2. El Hadjira
  3. Hassi Messaoud
  4. Mégarine
  5. N'Goussa
  6. Ouargla
  7. Sidi Khouiled
  8. Taïbet
  9. Témacine
  10. Touggourt
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