Cairo is one of the most populated cities in Egypt, and at the same time, this city is the capital of this country as well. Located in Africa, you may find the city easily with the following GPS coordinates: 30.01N latitude / 31.14E longitude. For routing in Cairo, please check the free driving directions Cairo service below.
When you visit Egypt, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is Arabic, and the officially used currency is Egyptian pound (EGP).
Cairo, the capital city, has numerous population; 11 146 000 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Cairo counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, Egypt, bears 99 375 741 sum citizens spreading on its 387 047,95 sq mi / 1 002 450 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in Egypt is Unitary semi-presidential republic, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: N/A, while salute for the national anthem called: Bilady, Bilady, Bilady (My country, my country, my country).
Please have a look at the information page of this country for a wide range of information such as economic data, population, geographical knowledge, additional Egypt Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
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Short geographic information for Egypt
Egypt, at the northeast corner of Africa on the Mediterranean Sea, is bordered on the west by Libya, on the south by Sudan, and on the east by the Red Sea and Israel. It is nearly one and one-half times the size of Texas. Egypt divided into two unequal, extremely arid regions by the landscape’s dominant feature, the northward-flowing Nile River. The Nile starts 100 mi (161 km) south of the Mediterranean and fans out to a seafront of 155 mi between the cities of Alexandria and Port Said.