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Official NameThe Arab Republic of Egypt
Country Meaning(Mansion of the Spirit Ptah)
Motto (No official motto)
AnthemBilady, Bilady, Bilady (My Country, My Country, My Country)
Population101,907,619 (1.29% of the world)
LanguagesArabic (official), English, and French widely understood by educated classes
Alpha Code »EG / EGY
Internet Domain
Currency Symbol Egyptian pound (£ or ج.م EGP)
Central Bank »Central Bank of Egypt
Calling Codes+20
Area Total Area: 1,002,450 km2 (387,050 sq mi)
Land: 995,450 km2 (384,350 sq mi)
Water: 6,000 km2 (2,300 sq mi)
RegionNorthern Africa
Lat/Long26.8205530, 30.8024980
Timezone1 timezone(s)