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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 @CapricornFMNews on Thu Jun 27 03:08:01 EDT 2019 #AFCON2019 Mohamed Salah scored his first goal of the Africa Cup of Nations as hosts Egypt secured a place in the l? https://t.co/txcPbbxsui
From @ERLEAGUE on Thu Jun 27 02:50:34 EDT 2019 RT @IntlRL: Democratic Republic of the Congo Rugby League is the latest @IntlRL member to be officially recognised as the official governin?
From @Stttijn on Thu Jun 27 02:35:37 EDT 2019 Work with us! In Democratic Republic of the Congo: Project Director - Health Communication for the Ebola Outbreak? https://t.co/Uz1kxexgL1
From @WheretheHardtIs on Thu Jun 27 02:31:34 EDT 2019 RT @IntlRL: Democratic Republic of the Congo Rugby League is the latest @IntlRL member to be officially recognised as the official governin?
From @me_dc on Thu Jun 27 02:31:08 EDT 2019 RT @IntlRL: Democratic Republic of the Congo Rugby League is the latest @IntlRL member to be officially recognised as the official governin?
From @MbabaziHorace on Thu Jun 27 02:29:43 EDT 2019 RT @DailyMonitor: Mohamed Salah scored his first goal of the #AFCON2019 as hosts Egypt secured a place in the last 16 on Wednesday with a 2?
From @Tigerdeanie7 on Thu Jun 27 02:28:42 EDT 2019 RT @IntlRL: Democratic Republic of the Congo Rugby League is the latest @IntlRL member to be officially recognised as the official governin?
From @CUIDADX on Thu Jun 27 02:28:14 EDT 2019 RT @RossalynWarren: "Healing crystals? are mined in places like Myanmar and the Democratic Republic of Congo where mineral extraction is li?
From @chatria4 on Thu Jun 27 02:24:00 EDT 2019 RT @Environment2022: Rivers in Kinshasa are clogged with plastic?? Rivers in Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo, are?
From @neil_bodie on Thu Jun 27 02:15:52 EDT 2019 RT @NatureNews: [THREAD] Ebola outbreak: Where things stand At the beginning of June, cases of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of the Con?
From @AccionKlima on Thu Jun 27 02:13:20 EDT 2019 RT @BoomAlliance: This isn't a landfill - this is actually a river in Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Wonder ho?
From @neil_bodie on Thu Jun 27 02:12:32 EDT 2019 RT @cnni: The second-largest Ebola outbreak in history has taken the lives of more than 1,300 people in the Democratic Republic of Congo an?
From @Gidi_Traffic on Thu Jun 27 02:08:13 EDT 2019 RT @eniola_opeyemi: PHOTO: Lagos State is the fourth costliest city to live in Africa, a Mercer 2019 Cost of Living Survey has revealed. N?