Sétif Province

Sétif Province
ولاية سطيف

Map of Algeria highlighting Sétif
Coordinates: 36°11′N 5°24′E / 36.183°N 5.400°E / 36.183; 5.400Coordinates: 36°11′N 5°24′E / 36.183°N 5.400°E / 36.183; 5.400
Country  Algeria
Capital Sétif
  PPA president Naima Farhi (2007-2012)
  Total 6,504 km2 (2,511 sq mi)
Population (2008)[1]
  Total 1,496,150
  Density 230/km2 (600/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Area Code +213 (0) 36
ISO 3166 code DZ-19
Districts 20
Municipalities 60
Website www.wilayasetif.dz

Sétif Province (Arabic: ولاية سطيف) is a province (wilaya) in north-eastern Algeria. Its capital and largest city is Sétif, the next largest city is El Eulma. There is also the World Heritage Site of Djémila there.

Administrative divisions

The province is divided into 20 districts (daïras), which are further divided into 60 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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