Tunis is one of the most populated cities in Tunisia, 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: 36.50N latitude / 10.11E longitude. For routing in Tunis, please check the free driving directions Tunis service below.
When you visit Tunisia, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is Arabic, and the officially used currency is Tunisian dinar (TND), since 1958.
Tunis, the capital city, has numerous population; 790 000 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Tunis counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, Tunisia, bears 11 659 174 sum citizens spreading on its 63 170,15 sq mi / 163 610 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in Tunisia is Unitary semi-presidential republic, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: Horiya, nizam, adala (Liberty, Justice, Order), while salute for the national anthem called: Humat Al-Hima (Defenders of the Homeland).
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 Tunisia Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
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Short geographic information for Tunisia
Tunisia, at the northernmost bulge of Africa, thrusts out toward Sicily to mark the division between the eastern and western Mediterranean Sea. Twice the size of South Carolina, it is bordered on the west by Algeria and by Libya on the south. Coastal plains on the east rise to a north-south escarpment that slopes gently to the west. The Sahara Desert lies in the southernmost part. Tunisia is more mountainous in the north, where the Atlas range continues from Algeria.