Egypt: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 26.91654 / longitude: 30.88263

General information


You can find famous universities here like Cairo University, Ain Shams University, Mansoura University, Alexandria University, Assiut University. The inhabitants attend school for 14 years (tertiary education included).


You can find some UNESCO listed places: Memphis and its Necropolis – the Pyramid Fields from Giza to Dahshur, Ancient Thebes with its Necropolis, Nubian Monuments from Abu Simbel to Philae, Historic Cairo, Abu Mena. Well known national dishes are: Ful medames, kushari,.


The price for a Big Mac in this country is 46.00£ (that corresponds to $2.43 USD). The currency symbol is £, and the ISO code for that currency is EGP. In 2021 the GDP was $404,142,766,093 USD, which ranks it number 34 in the world.


24.10 years is the median age in this country and the birth growth rate is at 1.59%. There are 91,774,300 inhabitants, or 1.23% of the population of planet earth.


This nation's capital is Cairo and the country shares a border with Israel, Libya, Sudan. People from this country speak these languages: Arabic. The country has a 1,002,450 km² area, they use a postcode system and the primary cities are: طنطا, القاهرة الجديدة, مدينة 6 أكتوبر, مدينة العبور, مدينة الشروق.

Good to know

The country's websites have the domain name ".eg", telephone numbers begin with +20, the country's ISO code is EG Check out for more information about this nation.


ISO code EG
Capital Cairo
Population 91,774,300
World percentage 1.23%
Median age 24.10 years
Population growth rate 1.59%
Main cities
Spoken languages Arabic
GDP (2021) $404,142,766,093
GDP position #34
Big Mac local price 46.00£
Big Mac USD price $2.43
Currency code EGP
Currency symbol £
School life expectancy 14 years
National dish Ful medames, kushari,
TLD .eg
Phone prefix +20


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