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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 @AHA1R on Fri Jun 23 00:59:19 EDT 2017 Democratic Republic of the Congo: Democratic Republic of Congo: MONUSCO, June 2017 https://t.co/DqnXeZNy9y
From @MyLoc_Tracker on Fri Jun 23 00:35:07 EDT 2017 @MyLoc_Tracker @MyLoc_Tweets Wuuuauuuu.. looks like Democratic Republic of the Congo-Ituri, see it !!! https://t.co/zGYLOhe1G4
From @BPEarth on Thu Jun 22 23:58:16 EDT 2017 #18137 Tshopo, Democratic Republic of the Congo map: https://t.co/SuPbri1fWg https://t.co/lBSSrYx19U
From @amytravels on Thu Jun 22 23:26:13 EDT 2017 How to Hike One of the World's Most Dangerous Volcanoes https://t.co/1vSwhDwx2K via @NatGeo cc @henrywismayer
From @newzeb_health on Thu Jun 22 22:23:16 EDT 2017 New Ebola outbreak declared in Democratic Republic of Congo - The Washin https://t.co/RYsDbQQ3zG
From @KobmaxQueen on Thu Jun 22 22:21:51 EDT 2017 NEW POST! How to see the lava flow of Mount Nyiragongo in Democratic Republic of Congo https://t.co/9lZdt0C9kb https://t.co/d37iuuwpCk #K?
From @alvinlindsay21 on Thu Jun 22 22:08:28 EDT 2017 NEW POST! How to see the lava flow of Mount Nyiragongo in Democratic Republic of Congo https://t.co/H64mRJk6Vb https://t.co/GVSdPWAxN9
From @luxury__travel on Thu Jun 22 22:08:20 EDT 2017 NEW POST! How to see the lava flow of Mount Nyiragongo in Democratic Republic of Congo https://t.co/ENUJV3om37 https://t.co/Bx6Lnnrjks
From @MyLoc_Tracker on Thu Jun 22 21:50:02 EDT 2017 @MyLoc_Tracker @MyLoc_Tweets Wuuuauuuu.. looks like Democratic Republic of the Congo-Equateur, see it !!! https://t.co/rOggbrNya4
From @MeeMeeAlAradi on Thu Jun 22 20:53:54 EDT 2017 @JohnKirollos Currently, every 2 days 3000 people die in the Democratic Republic of Congo alone! More than 12 milli? https://t.co/ABetjqwZ1r
From @HelloAssbutt on Thu Jun 22 20:14:39 EDT 2017 @Bencjacobs Democratic Republic of the Congo is the deadliest in the world. Trump is off his fucking medication or? https://t.co/fXzQtFk0x2
From @AHA1R on Thu Jun 22 20:14:19 EDT 2017 Democratic Republic of the Congo: ?I hope one day we'll see an end to abuse?: the woman striving to save Congo?s k? https://t.co/ND73fIsYs5