The Tell region in the north has a typical Mediterranean climate, with warm, dry summers and mild, rainy winters.
Arabic is the official language and is spoken by more than 80 percent of the population; most of the remainder speak Berber dialect.
refers to Algerian Dinar. The currency code for Algerian Dinar according to ISO standard is DZD. One Algerian Dinar is equal to 100 centimes.
The population of Algeria is 34895000 (January 2010 est.), with 99% classified
ethnically as Arab or Berber. About 90% of Algerians live in the northern.
Algiers is the capital and largest city of Algeria. According to the 1998 census
, the population of the city proper was 1519570 and that of the urban agglomeration was 2, 135, 630