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Overview of Democratic Republic of the Congo


03/08/2019

Officially name: Democratic Republic of the Congo

Capital: Kinshasa

Largest city: Kinshasa

Official language: French

Government: Semi-presidential republic

The Democratic Republic of the Congo, formerly Zaire, is a state located in Central Africa, with a short Atlantic coastline (37 km). It is the third largest country in Africa by area after Sudan and Algeria and the twelfth largest in the world.

Area

Total 2,345,409 km2 (12th)
Water (%) 4.3

Population

2010 estimate 70,916,439 (19th)
Density 29.3/km2 (182nd)
75.9/sq mi

Currency: Congolese franc (CDF)

Time zone

WAT, CAT (UTC+1 to +2)
Summer (DST) not observed (UTC+1 to +2)

Drives on the right


Internet TLD: .cd

Calling code: 243