Skikda Province

Skikda Province
ولاية سكيكدة

Map of Algeria highlighting سطيف
Coordinates: 36°52′N 6°54′E / 36.867°N 6.900°E / 36.867; 6.900Coordinates: 36°52′N 6°54′E / 36.867°N 6.900°E / 36.867; 6.900
Country  Algeria
Capital Skikda
  Total 4,026 km2 (1,554 sq mi)
Population (2008)[1]
  Total 904,195
  Density 220/km2 (580/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Area Code +213 (0) 38
ISO 3166 code DZ-21
Districts 13
Municipalities 38

Skikda (Arabic: ولاية سكيكدة) is a province (wilaya) of Algeria, on its eastern Mediterranean coastline.

Administrative divisions

The province is divided into 13 districts (daïras), which are further divided into 38 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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