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Map of Central African Republic

Map of Central African Republic

Also Known As: République Centrafricaine
Demonym: Central African
Motto: "Unity, Dignity, Work"
Population: 4,422,000 (2009)
Government: presidential republic
Capital City: Bangui
Capital Coordinates: 4°22′N 18°35′E
Capital Time Zone: UTC+1
Currency: Central African CFA Franc
Currency Code: XAF
GDP: $2.0 billion (2010)
Per Capita Income: $436 (2010)
Foreign Debt: $483.9 million (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: CF
Internet Country Code: .cf
Calling Code: 236
Electrical Generation Capacity: 46000 kW
Independence: 1960 from France
Area: 622,984 square km (622,984 km land)
Lowest Point: Oubangui River (335 m)
Highest Point: Mount Ngaoui (1,420 m)
Life Expectancy: 50.48 years
Fertility Rate: 4.57 (2012)
Infant Mortality Rate: 97.17 per 1000 (2012)
AIDS Prevalence: 6.30% (2007)
Human Development Index: 0.343 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 2.2 (2011)
Literacy: 48.60 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 0

Number of coins in catalogue: 0

Number of stamps in catalogue: 29

Location of Central African Republic in Africa

Regional Map for Central African Republic

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