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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 @AhsenKhanUN on Sat Apr 20 05:02:45 EDT 2019 RT @smallwars: NYT - ISIS Claims First Attack in the Democratic Republic of Congo https://t.co/ZbfIG4e9PK
From @koodeau on Sat Apr 20 04:56:09 EDT 2019 "ISIS Claims First Attack in the Democratic Republic of Congo" by STEVE WEMBI and JOSEPH GOLDSTEIN via NYT The New? https://t.co/AC9JfiDQlA
From @Tumihub on Sat Apr 20 04:55:44 EDT 2019 *Day of Mourning for DRC as 127 ?Feared Dead in Boat Accident* The president of the Democratic Republic of Congo (? https://t.co/jsBzrPFudp
From @dambadji on Sat Apr 20 04:55:24 EDT 2019 RT @AminaJMohammed: @WHO @UN_Spokesperson As we mourn the passing of our colleague, I join the SG @antonioguterres to expresse solidarity w?
From @aid_refugee on Sat Apr 20 04:52:13 EDT 2019 RT @UN: Water is a scarce, precious commodity in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, with some people waiting all day to fill a single ju?
From @rcesite on Sat Apr 20 04:51:18 EDT 2019 RT @smallwars: NYT - ISIS Claims First Attack in the Democratic Republic of Congo https://t.co/ZbfIG4e9PK
From @xuansia21 on Sat Apr 20 04:50:34 EDT 2019 RT @nytimesworld: The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for an attack this week in the Democratic Republic of Congo near its border?
From @smallwars on Sat Apr 20 04:49:02 EDT 2019 NYT - ISIS Claims First Attack in the Democratic Republic of Congo https://t.co/ZbfIG4e9PK
From @Chrisconsrv1777 on Sat Apr 20 04:46:45 EDT 2019 RT @ArchKennedy: The caliphate is gone from Iraq and Syria, but the caliphate dreamers remain a global threat. https://t.co/aipyaih82a
From @FaustinGasare on Sat Apr 20 04:41:39 EDT 2019 RT @rbarwanda: OPINION CORNER: Rwanda and Democratic Republic of Congo are witnessing a new turn in political and Commercial ties. Are?