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  Country profile: Egypt
Updated 22 January 2003, 16.01

Check out the National anthemCheck out the National anthem
  • Population: 65 million
  • Capital city: Cairo
  • Major language spoken: Arabic
  • Major religion: Islam
  • Fascinating Fact: One of Egypt's most famous pyramids is the Great Pyramid of Khufu. It's made up of 2,300,000 blocks and each block in the pyramid weighs 2.5 tons.




 

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