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Country NameCongo, The Democratic Republic of the (République Démocratique du Congo)
Country CodeCOD
Capital CityKinshasa
ContinentAfrica
RegionCentral Africa
Independence Year1960
Population51654000
Surface Area2344858.0
Life Expectancy48.8 years
GNP6964.0 (old 2474.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Boa     (2.3%)
Chokwe     (1.8%)
Kongo     (16.0%)
Luba     (18.0%)
Mongo     (13.5%)
Ngala and Bangi     (5.8%)
Rundi     (3.8%)
Rwanda     (10.3%)
Teke     (2.7%)
Zande     (6.1%)

Major Cities

Kinshasa, Kinshasa     (population 5064000)
Lubumbashi, Shaba     (population 851381)
Mbuji-Mayi, East Kasai     (population 806475)
Kolwezi, Shaba     (population 417810)
Kisangani, Haute-Zaïre     (population 417517)
Kananga, West Kasai     (population 393030)
Likasi, Shaba     (population 299118)
Bukavu, South Kivu     (population 201569)
Kikwit, Bandundu     (population 182142)
Tshikapa, West Kasai     (population 180860)
Matadi, Bas-Zaïre     (population 172730)
Mbandaka, Equateur     (population 169841)
Mwene-Ditu, East Kasai     (population 137459)
Boma, Bas-Zaïre     (population 135284)
Uvira, South Kivu     (population 115590)
Butembo, North Kivu     (population 109406)
Goma, North Kivu     (population 109094)
Kalemie, Shaba     (population 101309)

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From @bambandji on Sun Dec 16 18:12:09 EST 2018 RT @USEmbKinshasa: Alerte Sécurité #RDC: Le 14 Déc, le gouv. américain a ordonné le départ de la RDC du personnel non-essentiel et leurs fa?
From @felipeAngeloid on Sun Dec 16 18:11:52 EST 2018 RT @USEmbKinshasa: Alerte Sécurité #RDC: Le 14 Déc, le gouv. américain a ordonné le départ de la RDC du personnel non-essentiel et leurs fa?
From @ntondo15 on Sun Dec 16 18:08:29 EST 2018 RT @USEmbKinshasa: Alerte Sécurité #RDC: Le 14 Déc, le gouv. américain a ordonné le départ de la RDC du personnel non-essentiel et leurs fa?
From @kabongo_delphin on Sun Dec 16 18:07:51 EST 2018 RT @USEmbKinshasa: Alerte Sécurité #RDC: Le 14 Déc, le gouv. américain a ordonné le départ de la RDC du personnel non-essentiel et leurs fa?
From @OlivierCimanga on Sun Dec 16 17:58:36 EST 2018 @realDonaldTrump hello his Excellency President Donald Trump, with tears in his eyes listen to the grievances of th? https://t.co/LvJmCXB3aE
From @thbryant429 on Sun Dec 16 17:46:49 EST 2018 RT @Tim_Canova: Rage Against the Machine - the same highly vulnerable electronic voting machines whether in Broward County Florida or the D?
From @lrw_ahmet on Sun Dec 16 17:45:36 EST 2018 RT @SheDecidesGFI: Superb work by @LorenceKabasele, @AfriYANESA and all the local Friends of SheDecides who have launched the latest local?
From @colleenpierrerd on Sun Dec 16 17:38:25 EST 2018 RT @NPR: President Joseph Kabila, who has held power in the Democratic Republic of the Congo for almost 18 years, is not allowed to run for?
From @dtcjrenergy on Sun Dec 16 17:37:46 EST 2018 RT @Tim_Canova: Rage Against the Machine - the same highly vulnerable electronic voting machines whether in Broward County Florida or the D?
From @leonardoketoka on Sun Dec 16 17:33:39 EST 2018 RT @USEmbKinshasa: Alerte Sécurité #RDC: Le 14 Déc, le gouv. américain a ordonné le départ de la RDC du personnel non-essentiel et leurs fa?
From @misslexi9162 on Sun Dec 16 17:33:32 EST 2018 RT @DaleRobin_: ?The Democratic Republic of Congo & the Ministry of Health along with W.H.O. are reporting over 300+Ebola Virus Deaths from?
From @GlobalPress on Sun Dec 16 17:33:01 EST 2018 Election officials in DRC say the Dec. 23 election will go on as scheduled even though 8,000 of the country?s 10,36? https://t.co/Te1irIPda0
From @VeggieDoc on Sun Dec 16 17:32:15 EST 2018 RT @Tim_Canova: Rage Against the Machine - the same highly vulnerable electronic voting machines whether in Broward County Florida or the D?
From @DaleRobin_ on Sun Dec 16 17:28:05 EST 2018 ?The Democratic Republic of Congo & the Ministry of Health along with W.H.O. are reporting over 300+Ebola Virus Dea? https://t.co/aQRrnnKiqq