Major cities : Cairo (Capital).
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Egypt Information

ISO 3166-1EG - EGY - 818
NATO country codeEG - EGY
FIPS 10-4 codeEG
Continent /
Egypt CapitalCairo
Name of the inhabitantsEgyptian
Egypt National anthemBilady, Bilady, Bilady
Egypt National Day23 July
Egypt Currency Egyptian pound (EGP)
Egypt 10 %
Egypt Calling code+20
Egypt Country domain code .eg
Egypt Vehicle registration plateET
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC +2:00
International organizationArab League
United Nations
Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe
Organisation internationale de la Francophonie
African Union
Community of Sahel-Saharan States
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
Group of 77
Union for the Mediterranean
Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation Observer

Egypt Head of state

President of the RepublicAbdel Fattah al-Sissi (2014)
Prime ministerChérif Ismaïl (2015)

Egypt Religion

  1. Islam 88 %
  2. Christianity 10 %
  3. Other 2 %

Egypt Data

Area1,001,450 km² (386,662 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants75,045,000 population (2008) Chart
Population Density 74.9 /km² (194.1 /sq mi)
Length of coastline2,450 km
Perimeter5,104 km
Life expectancy70.5 Year (2010)
Average years of schooling 6.5 Year (2010)
Human Development Index 0.620 (2010)
Gross domestic product140 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
Annual change: 6.6 %
1,868 US$ per capita
Gross domestic product (PPP)406 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
5,406 US$ per capita
Inflation10.7 % (2008) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: B- (Stable, 15 November 2013)
  • Fitch: B (Stable, 19 December 2014)
  • Moody's: Caa1 (Stable, 20 October 2014)
  • Dagong: B- (Negative, 14 June 2013)

Egypt Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Natural gas
  2. Petroleum
  3. Talc
  4. Lead
  5. Zinc
  6. Manganese
  7. Limestone
  8. Gypsum
  9. Iron
  10. Rare earth elements
  11. Phosphate
  12. Asbestos

Egypt Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Wheat
  2. Fruits
  3. Corn
  4. Vegetables
  5. Sheep
  6. Cattle
  7. Cotton
  8. Rice
  9. Goats
  10. Beans
  11. Water buffalo

Egypt Border

  1. Sudan Sudan 1,273 km
  2. Libya Libya 1,115 km
  3. Israel Israel 266 km

Egypt Map

Egypt Climate (Capital)

  1. Arid 100 %

Egypt Weather (Cairo)

Egypt Electricity

Voltage220 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : C Power plug : F
Power socketPower socket : C Power socket : F

Airport Egypt

Cairo International AirportSharm el-Sheikh International Airport
Abu Simbel Airport

Egypt Car Hire

Egypt Hotel

Hotel Queens Valley Hotel LuxorQueens Valley Hotel Luxor

Occupying a unique and privileged location in the wonderful city of Luxor, this newly-opened hotel with it's 102 rooms is set within walking distance of the River Nile and Luxor Temple... view more
$US 16
Hotel Sharm Reef HotelSharm Reef Hotel

Sharm El Sheikh
Located in the Om El Seid Hill area of Sharm El Sheikh, this hotel features an outdoor pool with sun-lounger terrace. Each spacious room offers modern furnishings and cable TV... view more
Hotel Lagona Dahab VillageLagona Dahab Village

With a private beach area, Lagona Dahab Village overlooks the Gulf of Aqaba and is a 3 minutes’ drive from Dahab city centre. All rooms have a balcony overlooking the sea or swimming pool... view more
$US 50
Hotel Paradise Inn Le Metropole HotelParadise Inn Le Metropole Hotel

Situated in an 18th century building with classical decorations and stunning views of the Mediterranean, Le Metropole boasts 2 French restaurants and elegantly furnished rooms with a balcony... view more
$US 79
Hotel Three Bedroom Apartment inside Sarayat El MaadiThree Bedroom Apartment inside Sarayat El Maadi
Located in Cairo, 3 Bedroom Furnished Apartment, Sarayat El Maadi is a self-catering accommodation with classic décor. The property is 15 km from City Stars Mall and 12 km from Giza Pyramids... view more
$US 140
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Egypt Olympic Games

SummerParticipation : 22Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 7101532
WinterParticipation : 1Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
TotalParticipation : 23Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 7101532
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