Tunisia is a country that lies in the north of Africa. On the southeast of the country there is Libya and on the west of Tunisia there is Algeria. Tunisia is situated on the south of Sardinia and on the southwest of Sicily. The size of the country is about 165,000 square kilometers and it has a population of about 10,300,000 people. The capital city of the country is Tunis. Tunisia is the smallest country that is located along the Atlas mountain range and it is the northernmost nation in Africa. The Sahara Desert constituent about 40% of the country of Tunisia and the remaining portion of the country consists of coastline and fertile soil.
Almost all the people in Tunisia are followers of Islam and there are also some people who follow Christianity. There are about 25,000 Christians in the country and most of them are Roman Catholics. The third largest religion in the nation is Judaism. Even though the country is small, but it has diverse climate and geography. The temperature in the north of the country is temperate in nature. The southern part of the nation is desert and the north of Tunisia is basically mountainous in nature.
The people from Tunisia are called Tunisians.