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Latifa bint Alaya El Arfaoui (Arabic: لطيفة بنت عليه العرفاوي pronunciation: [ɫɑˈt̪ˤiːfæ bɪnt ʕælɛi̯jæ (e)l.ʕɑrˤˈfɛːwi]; born February 14, 1961), better known as Latifa (Arabic: لطيفة), is a Tunisian pop singer and former actress who resides in Egypt, and one of the best-known singers in the Arab world. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Latifa has received more than 86,009 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Latifa is the 1,480th most popular singer (up from 1,683rd in 2019), the 101st most popular biography from Tunisia (down from 97th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Tunisian Singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 86k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 46.66

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.77

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.52

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Latifas by language

Over the past year Latifa has had the most page views in the with 90,197 views, followed by French (16,804), and Egyptian Arabic (13,510). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Sundanese (140.47%), Indonesian (108.04%), and Igbo (97.02%)


Among singers, Latifa ranks 1,480 out of 4,381Before her are Zazie, Ricardo Montaner, Ishtar, Evelyn Lear, Sergei Lemeshev, and Gregory Isaacs. After her are Daniela Dessì, Darlene Love, Cazuza, Bruno Pelletier, Corona Schröter, and Lisa Stansfield.

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Among people born in 1961, Latifa ranks 289Before her are Yuri Milner, Jon Ola Sand, Abderrahmane Sissako, Laurent Cantet, Stefan Ruzowitzky, and Kai-Fu Lee. After her are Lauren Lane, Manuel Estiarte, Hany Abu-Assad, Issam Zahreddine, Benny Chan, and Penny Johnson Jerald.

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In Tunisia

Among people born in Tunisia, Latifa ranks 101 out of 210Before her are Tarak Dhiab (1954), Ahlam Mosteghanemi (1953), Mokhtar Hasni (1952), Philippe Séguin (1943), Ziad Tlemçani (1963), and Hatem Trabelsi (1977). After her are Tommaso Costantino (1885), Férid Boughedir (1944), Brigitte Engerer (1952), Nabil Maâloul (1962), Alberto Pellegrino (1930), and Hédi Annabi (1943).

Among SINGERS In Tunisia

Among singers born in Tunisia, Latifa ranks 3Before her are F. R. David (1947), and Taos Amrouche (1913). After her are Amina Annabi (1962), and Emel Mathlouthi (1982).