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Egypt is famous for its ancient civilization and some of the world's most famous monuments, including the Giza pyramid complex and its Great Sphinx. Its ancient ruins, such as those of Memphis, Thebes, Karnak and the Valley of the Kings, are a significant focus of archaeological study, and artefacts from these sites are now displayed in major museums around the world. Egypt is widely regarded as an important political and cultural nation of the Middle East.

See also:  Video and National Anthem of Egypt.

Egypt Information
Where is Egypt? Northern Africa, bordering the Mediterranean Sea, between Libya and the Gaza Strip, and the Red Sea north of Sudan, and includes the Asian Sinai Peninsula
What’s the capital of Egypt? Cairo
The population of Egypt is 80,471,869 (July 2010 est.)
What’s the area of Egypt? 1,001,450 sq km
Languages spoken in Egypt are: Arabic (official), English and French widely understood by educated classes
Religions of Egypt: Muslim (mostly Sunni) 90%, Coptic 9%, other Christian 1%
What’s the currency of Egypt? Egyptian pound (EGP)
A citizen of Egypt is called: noun: Egyptian(s) adjective: Egyptian
Life expectancy in Egypt is: male: 69.82 years female: 75.1 years (2010 est.)
Administrative divisions of Egypt: 26 governorates (muhafazat, singular - muhafazah); Ad Daqahliyah, Al Bahr al Ahmar, Al Buhayrah, Al Fayyum, Al Gharbiyah, Al Iskandariyah, Al Isma'iliyah, Al Jizah, Al Minufiyah, Al Minya, Al Qahirah, Al Qalyubiyah, Al Wadi al Jadid, As Suways, Ash Sharqiyah, Aswan, Asyut, Bani Suwayf, Bur Sa'id, Dumyat, Janub Sina', Kafr ash Shaykh, Matruh, Qina, Shamal Sina', Suhaj

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