Country: Congo (Democratic Republic of the)



Population: 3,759,000
Capital: Kinshasa
Currency: New Za´re (CDZ (formerly ZRZ) )
Top level domain: .cd
Int. Phone access: 243
ISO2 code: CD
ISO3 code: COD
IOC code: COD


Congo (Democratic Republic of the)



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Congo (Democratic Republic of the)

Languages:
French (official), Lingala (a lingua franca trade language), Kingwana (a dialect of Kiswahili or Swahili), Kikongo, Tshiluba

Religions:
Roman Catholic 50%, Protestant 20%, Kimbanguist 10%, Muslim 10%, other (includes syncretic sects and indigenous beliefs) 10%

United Nations member since: 1960-09-20

Olympic achievements

Olympic Summer Games: 8 times.   Medals: gold  0   silver  0   bronse   0
Olympic Winter Games: 0 times.   Medals: gold  0   silver  0   bronse   0

Provinces / Regions


Bandundu, Equateur, Kasai-Oriental, Katanga, Kinshasa, Kivu, Bas-Congo, Orientale, Maniema, Nord-Kivu, Sud-Kivu, Cuvette,

Major Cities


Kinshasa, Lubumbashi, Mbuji-Mayi, Kolwezi, Kisangani, Kananga, Likasi, Bukavu, Kikwit, Tshikapa, Matadi, Mbandaka, Mwene-Ditu, Boma, Uvira, Butembo, Goma, Kalemie,