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Protection & Enforcement of IPRs in Algeria

People's Democratic Republic of Algeria
الجمهورية الجزائرية الديمقراطية الشعبية (Arabic)
al-Jumhūriyya al-Jazāʾiriyya ad-Dīmuqrāṭiyya aš-Šaʿbiyya
République algérienne démocratique et populaire  (French)
Motto: بالشعب وللشعب
("By the people and for the people")[1][2]
Anthem: Kassaman
(English: "We Pledge")
Location of Algeria (dark green)
Location of Algeria (dark green)
Capital
and largest city
Algiers
36°42′N 3°13′E / 36.700°N 3.217°E / 36.700; 3.217
Official languages
Other languagesAlgerian Arabic (Darja) (lingua franca)
French[3][a]
Ethnic groups
Religion
Demonym(s)Algerian
GovernmentUnitary semi-presidential constitutional republic
• President
Abdelmadjid Tebboune
Aymen Benabderrahmane
Salah Goudjil
Slimane Chenine
LegislatureParliament
Council of the Nation
People's National Assembly
Formation
202 BC
972
1015
1236
1516
5 July 1830
5 July 1962
Area
• Total
2,381,741 km2 (919,595 sq mi) (10th)
• Water (%)
1.1
Population
• 2021 estimate
44,700,000[4] (32nd)
• Density
17.7/km2 (45.8/sq mi) (168th)
GDP (PPP)2021 estimate
• Total
Increase $514.748 billion[5] (43rd)
• Per capita
Increase $11,433[5] (111th)
GDP (nominal)2021 estimate
• Total
Increase $151.459 billion[5] (58th)
• Per capita
Increase $3,364[5] (130th)
Gini (2011)27.6[6][7]
low
HDI (2019)Increase 0.748[8]
high · 91st
CurrencyAlgerian dinar (DZD)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
Date formatdd/mm/yyyy
Driving sideright
Calling code+213
ISO 3166 codeDZ
Internet TLD.dz
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Algeria

Algeria, officially the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria, is a country in the Maghreb region of North Africa. It is the largest country by total area in Africa, and by extension, the Arab world, and is bordered to the northeast by Tunisia; to the east by Libya; to the southeast by Niger; to the southwest by Mali, Mauritania, and Western Sahara; to the west by Morocco; and to the north by the Mediterranean Sea. The country has a semi-arid geography, with most of the population living in the fertile north and the Sahara dominating the geography of the south. Algeria covers an area of 2,381,741 square kilometres (919,595 sq mi), making it the world's tenth largest nation by area. With a population of 44 million, and is the ninth-most populous country in Africa. The capital and largest city is Algiers, located in the far north on the Mediterranean coast.