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|Brief Overview of this Country
Location: Northern Africa, bordering the Mediterranean Sea, between Libya and the Gaza Strip
|Population: 68,359,979 (July 2000 est.) - Capital: Cairo|
|Ethnics Groups: Eastern Hamitic stock (Egyptians, Bedouins, and Berbers) 99%, Greek, Nubian, Armenian, other European (primarily Italian and French) 1%|
|Languages: Arabic (official), English and French widely understood by educated classes||Religions: Muslim (mostly Sunni) 94%, Coptic Christian and other 6%|
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