Advertisement

Egypt

Currency code: 
Currency name: 
Egyptian pound
Country name: 
Egypt
Capital: 
Cairo
Country code: 
Continent: 
Independence: 
February 28, 1922
Independent from: 
28 February 1922 from UK protectorate status
Total area: 
1,001,450
Land area: 
995,450
Water area: 
6,000
Population: 
85,294,388
Population note: 
85,294,388 (July 2013 est.)
Official language: 
Arabic
All languages: 
Arabic (official), English and French widely understood by educated classes
Time zone: 
EET (UTC+2)
Drive on: 
Right
Calling code: 
+20
Domain: 
.eg