Here are some famous people from Algeria. Mohammed Dib was a writer who lived from 1920 to 2003, Kateb Yacine was a writer who lived from 1929-1989. Houari Boumediene was a politician who lived from 1932-1978. Mohammed Lakhdar-Hamina is a moviemaker who was born in 1934. Assia Djebar was a writer who lived from 1936-2015. Rabah Madjer is a soccer player who was born in 1958. Cheb Mami is a singer who was born in 1966 and Hassiba Boulmerka was a runner who was born in 1968.
population and life expectancy
People might move to Algeria for jobs. The population of Algeria is 39,592,166.
Did you know that the average life expectancy for males in Algeria is 69 years while females is 73 years?
Some foods they eat in Algeria are Tajine which is a meat and vegetable stew. Shakshuka is a vegetable stew. Chorba is a soup made with small pieces of lamb, pasta, chick peas, and a tomato based sauce that is flavored with cinnamon, coriander, or lemon. Berek is a kind of cake. Mint flavored tea and sweet strong coffee are some of the drinks.
languages and major religion
Some the main languages they speak are Arabic and French because it was a French territory for a long time. The national language is Tamazight and the major religion is 99% Muslim.
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