Land Area: 1,001,450 sqkm
Per Capita GNP: $1400
Under 5 Mortality Rate: 52 (per thousand)
Adult Literacy: 64%(M); 38%(F)
Fertility Rate: 3.2
Life Expectancy: 66.7(M); 69.9(F)
Urbanization Rate: 45%
Major Language: Arabic (Egyptian dialect)
Major Religion: Islam
Government Type: Republic
* Data are from UNSD, UNICEF and CIA World Factbook
Egypt State Information Service
Embassy of Egypt in Washington D.C.
A Country Study
Comprehensive information about Egypt, including the economy, history,
culture, society, etc.
CIA World Factbook
This site contains detailed information the country's population,
political system, natural resources, etc.
History & Culture
Facts and images of ancient Egypt, its legends, history, and culture.
links, quizzes, and colorful QuickTime movies.
- Egyptian Art and Archealogy
The University of Memphis Institute of Egyptian Art and Archaeology
Weekly English edition of Al Ahram Newspaper.
The Official site for the Government Tourist Offices in the Americas.
Links compiled by U of Texas.