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Places in Western Sahara

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Facts and figures about Western Sahara at a glance

Western Sahara is a territory on the continent of Africa. Western Sahara covers a total area of 266,000.0 km2 and has a population of approximately 273,008 people.

The capital of Western Sahara is Laayoune / El Aaiun (Laâyoune / El Aaiún) with a population of 196,331 people.

Facts and figures about Western Sahara
CountryCodeAreaPopulationP/km2
Western SaharaEH266,000.0 km2273,008 people1.0

Population density in Western Sahara
Population density
1.0 p/km2 (extremly low)
Extremly low population density in Western Sahara
Western Sahara: Extremly low population density

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Map of Western Sahara

Map of Western Sahara

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Information on Western Sahara

Information on Western Sahara
NameOfficial nameCodeStatusRegionsCapitalContinent
Western SaharaWestern SaharaEHTerritory1 Laayoune / El Aaiun Laâyoune / El AaiúnAfrica

Time in Western Sahara

Time in Western Sahara
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 25 Sep 2017 - 7:55pmIn effect (+1 hour)Mon, 25 Sep 2017 - 6:55pmUTC +1.0Africa/El_Aaiun

Currency in Western Sahara

Currency in Western Sahara
CurrencyAbbreviation
DirhamMAD

Languages in Western Sahara

Languages in Western Sahara
Languages
Arabic

Neighbouring countries of Western Sahara

Neighbouring countries of Western Sahara
Neighbouring countries
Algeria, Mauritania, Morocco

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Telecommunication in Western Sahara

Telecommunication in Western Sahara
International calling codeInternet top level domain (TLD)
+212.eh

Latitude & Longitude of Western Sahara

Latitude & Longitude of Western Sahara
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map24°29'31.7"N (24.4921500°)12°39'22.5"W (-12.6562500°)

Regions in Western Sahara

Regions in Western Sahara
Regions
There is 1 primary administrative region in Western Sahara. Have a closer look at the regions in Western Sahara.

Largest places in Western Sahara

There are 4 places in Western Sahara with a population of more than 10,000 people.
Largest places in Western Sahara
PlaceNoPopulation
Laayoune / El Aaiun Laâyoune / El Aaiún1.196,331
Dakhla Dakhla2.75,000
Smara Smara3.42,056
Laayoune Plage Laayoune Plage4.10,450

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External sources of information on Western Sahara

Western Sahara on Wikipedia

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