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Facts about Tunisia

Administrative divisions: 24 governorates; Ariana (Aryanah) , Beja (Bajah) , Ben Arous (Bin 'Arus) , Bizerte (Banzart) , Gabes (Qabis) , Gafsa (Qafsah) , Jendouba (Jundubah) , Kairouan (Al Qayrawan) , Kasserine (Al Qasrayn) , Kebili (Qibili) , Kef (Al Kaf) , Mahdia (Al Mahdiyah) , Manouba (Manubah) , Medenine (Madanin) , Monastir (Al Munastir) , Nabeul (Nabul) , Sfax (Safaqis) , Sidi Bou Zid (Sidi Bu Zayd) , Siliana (Silyanah) , Sousse (Susah) , Tataouine (Tatawin) , Tozeur (Tawzar) , Tunis , Zaghouan (Zaghwan)
Area: total: 163 ,610 sq km land: 155 ,360 sq km water: 8 ,250 sq km
Background: Rivalry between French and Italian interests in Tunisia culminated in a French invasion in 1881 and the creation of a protectorate. Agitation for independence in the decades following World War I was finally successful in getting the French to recognize Tunisia as an independent state in 1956. The country's first president , Habib BOURGUIBA , established a strict one-party state. He dominated the country for 31 years , repressing Islamic fundamentalism and establishing rights for women unmatched by any other Arab nation. In November 1987 , BOURGUIBA was removed from office and replaced by Zine el Abidine BEN ALI in a bloodless coup. BEN ALI is currently serving his fourth consecutive five-year term as president; the next elections are scheduled for October 2009. Tunisia has long taken a moderate , non-aligned stance in its foreign relations. Domestically , it has sought to defuse rising pressure for a more open political society.
Flag description: red with a white disk in the center bearing a red crescent nearly encircling a red five-pointed star; the crescent and star are traditional symbols of Islam
Capital: name: Tunis geographic coordinates: 36 48 N , 10 11 E time difference: UTC+1 (6 hours ahead of Washington , DC during Standard Time) daylight saving time: +1hr , begins last Sunday in March; ends last Sunday in October
Climate: temperate in north with mild , rainy winters and hot , dry summers; desert in south
Currency code:
Ethnic groups: Arab 98% , European 1% , Jewish and other 1%
Geographic coordinates: 34 00 N , 9 00 E
Geography note: strategic location in central Mediterranean; Malta and Tunisia are discussing the commercial exploitation of the continental shelf between their countries , particularly for oil exploration
Government type: republic
Imports partners: France 24% , Italy 22.2% , Germany 9.8% , Spain 5.1% (2007)
Internet country code: .tn
Land boundaries: 1 ,148 km
Neighbouring countries: total: 1 ,424 km border countries: Algeria 965 km , Libya 459 km
Languages: Arabic (official and one of the languages of commerce) , French (commerce)
Location: Northern Africa , bordering the Mediterranean Sea , between Algeria and Libya
Map references: Africa
National holiday: Independence Day , 20 March (1956); also the anniversary of BEN ALI's assumption of the presidency , 7 November (1987)
Nationality: noun: Tunisian(s) adjective: Tunisian
Natural hazards: NA
Population: 10 ,383 ,577 (July 2008 est.)
Religions: Muslim 98% , Christian 1% , Jewish and other 1%
Terrain: mountains in north; hot , dry central plain; semiarid south merges into the Sahara
Unemployment rate: 14.1% (2007 est.)

Capital of Tunisian Republic

Tunis (click to view Tunis map)

Places in Tunisia

Browse the most comprehensive and up-to-date online directory of administrative regions and Street views in Tunisia. Regions are sorted in alphabetical order from level 1 to level 2 and eventually up to level 3 regions.

Ariana Governorate (91 google map locations)
Béja Governorate (41 google map locations)
Ben Arous Governorate (27 google map locations)
Bizerte Governorate (247 google map locations)
Gabès Governorate (52 google map locations)
Gafsa Governorate (25 google map locations)
Gouvernorat de la Manouba city map
Jendouba Governorate (74 google map locations)
Kairouan Governorate (148 google map locations)
Kasserine Governorate (36 google map locations)
Kebili Governorate (45 google map locations)
Kef Governorate (86 google map locations)
Mahdia Governorate (39 google map locations)
Médenine Governorate (82 google map locations)
Monastir Governorate (47 google map locations)
Nabeul Governorate (179 google map locations)
Sfax Governorate (114 google map locations)
Sidi Bou Zid Governorate (32 google map locations)
Siliana Governorate (69 google map locations)
Sousse Governorate (73 google map locations)
Tataouine Governorate (68 google map locations)
Tozeur Governorate (21 google map locations)
Tunis Governorate (86 google map locations)
Zaghouan Governorate (17 google map locations)

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Tunis, the capital city of Tunisia.


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