Congo

Major cities : Brazzaville (Capital).
Available Information : Head of state, Religion, Number of inhabitants, Area, Gross domestic product, Inflation, Map, Weather and Climate.

Congo Information

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ISO 3166-1CG - COG - 178
NATO country codeCF - COG
FIPS 10-4 codeCF
IOC CodeCGO
Continent /
Congo CapitaleBrazzaville
Name of the inhabitantsCongolese
Motto
Congo National anthemLa Congolaise
Congo National Day15 August
Congo Currency Central African CFA franc (XAF)
Congo 18 %
Congo Calling code+242
Congo Country domain code .cg
Congo Vehicle registration plateRCB
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC +1:00
International organizationUnited Nations
Organisation internationale de la Francophonie
African Union
Economic and Monetary Community of Central Africa
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
Organisation for the Harmonization of Business Law in Africa
Group of 77

Congo Head of state

President of the RepublicDenis Sassou-Nguesso (1997)
Prime ministerClément Mouamba (2016)
President of the RepublicJoseph Kabila (2001)
Prime ministerBruno Tshibala (2017)

Congo Religion

List of the main religions practiced in Congo.

  1. Catholicism 50 %
  2. Catholicism 50 %
  3. Protestantism 40 %
  4. Protestantism 40 %
  5. Other 3 %
  6. Other 3 %
  7. Animism 2 %
  8. Animism 2 %
  9. Islam 1 %
  10. Islam 1 %

Congo Data

Different data, numbers and statistics of Congo (Inhabitants, population, economy).

Area342,000 km² (132,047 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants4,456,000 population (2018) Chart
Population Density 13.0 /km² (33.7 /sq mi)
Length of coastline169 km
Perimeter5,673 km
Life expectancy64.7 Year (2015), ♀ : 66.3 Year, ♂ : 63.2 Year
Average years of schooling 6.3 Year (2015)
Human Development Index 0.606 (2018)
Gross domestic product11 Billions US$ (2018) Chart
Annual change: 0.8 %
2,511 US$ per capita
Inflation1.2 % (2018) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: B- (Stable, 9 August 2016)

Congo Chart

Graphs and data of Congo. Choose graph below to display it:

Number of inhabitants, Gross domestic product, Inflation

Congo Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Natural gas
  2. Petroleum
  3. Copper
  4. Lead
  5. Zinc
  6. Timber
  7. Uranium
  8. Gold
  9. Potash
  10. Phosphate
  11. Magnesium
  12. Hydroelectricity

Congo Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Corn
  2. Vegetables
  3. Coffee
  4. Forest products
  5. Peanuts
  6. Rice
  7. Sugar
  8. Cocoa
  9. Cassava (tapioca)

Congo Border

Congo's border with 5 other countries. The list of Border countries of Congo below classified by border length (in kilometers).

  1. Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo 2,410 km
  2. Gabon Gabon 1,903 km
  3. Cameroon Cameroon 523 km
  4. Central African Republic Central African Republic 467 km
  5. Angola Angola 201 km

Congo Map

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Congo Climate (Capital)

  1. Tropical savanna climate 100 %

Congo Weather (Brazzaville)

Today's weather and weather forecasts of Congo for the next days to come (The measurements and forecasts are those of Brazzaville).

Congo Electricity

Electrical standard in Congo (voltage, power outlet ...)

Voltage230 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : C Power plug : E
Power socketPower socket : C Power socket : E

Congo Airport

Below, find a list of the main Airport of Congo classified by annual passenger transit.

Maya-Maya Airport

Congo Olympic Games

List of participations in the Summer and Winter Olympics of Congo and the number of medals won.

SummerParticipation : 12Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
TotalParticipation : 12Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
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