Congo, Republic of the (Congo Republic, République du Congo (French)) Coat of Arms Stamps Coins Notes: Congo, Republic of the Country Details Congo, Republic of the Flag

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Map of Congo, Republic of the

Map of Congo, Republic of the

Also Known As: Congo Republic, République du Congo (French)
Bordering Countries: Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Gabon
Demonym: Brazzaville Congolese
Population: 4,662,446 (2014)
Population Growth Rate: 1.94% (2014)
Government: presidential republic
Capital City: Brazzaville
Capital Coordinates: 4°14′S 15°14′E
Capital Time Zone: UTC+1
Currency: Central African CFA franc
Currency Code: XAF
GDP: $11.5 billion (2010)
Per Capita Income: $2,983 (2010)
GDP Growth Rate: 5.80% (2013)
Inflation Rate: 1.70% (2013)
Unemployment Rate: 53.00% (2012)
Foreign Debt: $5.0 billion (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: CG
Internet Country Code: .cg
Number of Internet Users: 245200 (2009)
Calling Code: 242
Electrical Generation Capacity: 559000 kW (2012)
Independence: 1960 from France
Area: 342,000 square km (341,500 km land) (500 km water)
Coastline: 169 km
Lowest Point: Atlantic Ocean (0 m)
Highest Point: Mount Berongou (903 m)
Life Expectancy: 58.52 years (2014)
Fertility Rate: 4.73 (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate: 59.34 per 1000 (2014)
HIV Prevalence: 2.80% (2012)
Adult Obesity Prevalence: 4.70% (2008)
Human Development Index: 0.533 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 2.2 (2011)
Literacy: 83.80 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 1

Number of coins in catalogue: 0

Number of stamps in catalogue: 4

Location of Congo, Republic of the in Africa

Regional Map for Congo, Republic of the

Major Cities

Brazzaville [Capital] (Population 1018541)
Ewo (Population 4200)
Impfondo (Population 20000)
Mossendjo (Population 10000)
Nkayi (Population 56700)
Pointe-Noire (Population 634995)

Languages

Fang
Kongo
Mbaka
Mbandja

Rivers

Congo River
Ogooué River

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