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Democratic Republic of the Congo overview

Democratic Republic of the Congo is a country in Africa and his population is 70,916,439 inhabitants over an area of 2,345,410 km2. Democratic Republic of the Congo capital is Kinshasa and his main time zone (in capitale) is Africa/Kinshasa.

Democratic Republic of the Congo iso 3166 codes are CD (alpha-2), COD (alpha-3) and 180 (numeric). Democratic Republic of the Congo FIPS code is CG. Democratic Republic of the Congo currency is Franc and the dialing code is +243.

Democratic Republic of the Congo postal format is : - ( ).

Administrative divisions in Democratic Republic of the Congo : 1 Ville-Province (City-province), 10 Provinces, 20 Villes (Cities), 28 Districts, 145 Territoires (Territories), 43 Communes, 473 Chefferies, 264 Secteurs.

Largest cities in Democratic Republic of the Congo are : Kinshasa, Lubumbashi, Mbuji-Mayi, Kisangani, Masina, Kananga, Likasi, Kolwezi, Tshikapa, Bukavu.

Local time :
Local time
Capital :
Kinshasa
Population :
70,916,439
Area :
2,345,410 km2
Iso code :
CD
dialing code :
243
Currency :
Franc

Largest cities in Democratic Republic of the Congo

CountryCongo D.R.
ContinentAfrica
CapitalKinshasa
Iso codesCD / COD / 180
Time zoneAfrica/Kinshasa
Total area2,345,410 km2
Dialing code+243
CurrencyFranc
Internet tld.cd
Postal format -
GDP19 billion dollars
GDP per capita262 dollars
Neighbours countriesAngola, Burundi, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia.

Democratic Republic of the Congo administrative levels

Administrative nameAdmin levelTotal
Ville-Province (City-province) Level 11
Provinces Level 110
Villes (Cities) Level 220
Districts Level 228
Territoires (Territories) Level 3145
Communes Level 343
Chefferies Level 4473
Secteurs Level 4264

Spoken languages in Democratic Republic of the Congo

Airports near Kinshasa (Capital of Democratic Republic of the Congo)

AirportCityDistance
Ndolo Airport2 km
Ndjili International AirportKinshasa16 km
Bandundu Airport256 km
Kikwit Airport393 km
Mbandaka AirportMbandaka587 km
Kananga AirportKananga812 km
Mbuji Mayi AirportMbuji Mayi937 km
Gemena AirportGemena977 km
Lisala Airport998 km
Gbadolite Airport1,144 km

Democratic Republic of the Congo first administrative level


Largest cities in Democratic Republic of the Congo

CityPopulationDistance from Kinshasa
Kinshasa7,785,9650 km
Lubumbashi1,373,7701,569 km
Mbuji-Mayi874,761939 km
Kisangani539,1581,224 km
Masina485,16711 km
Kananga463,546807 km
Likasi422,4141,461 km
Kolwezi418,0001,327 km
Tshikapa267,462651 km
Bukavu225,3891,517 km
Mwene-Ditu189,177950 km
Kikwit186,991397 km
Mbandaka184,185587 km
Matadi180,109265 km
Uvira170,3911,539 km
Butembo154,6211,632 km
Gandajika154,425994 km
Kalemie146,9741,549 km
Goma144,1241,575 km
Kindu135,6981,189 km
Isiro127,0761,580 km
Bandundu118,211256 km
Gemena117,639979 km
Ilebo107,093585 km
Bunia96,7641,786 km
Bumba95,5201,077 km
Beni89,6481,664 km
Mbanza-Ngungu86,356115 km
Kamina73,5571,178 km
Lisala70,087998 km
Lodja68,244925 km
Kipushi62,3321,554 km
Kabinda59,0041,036 km
Kasongo55,1181,260 km
Mweka50,675696 km
Gbadolite50,4931,148 km
Buta50,1301,313 km
Bulungu48,344366 km
Basoko43,7091,112 km
Lubao43,0681,163 km
Lusambo41,416905 km
Nioki40,695319 km
Inongo40,113425 km
Tshela38,845273 km
Bukama38,7701,285 km
Mangai37,188470 km
Kampene37,0341,263 km
Kabare37,0341,511 km
Kambove36,7021,442 km
Yangambi35,5311,163 km
Luebo35,183687 km
Aketi35,1611,227 km
Mushie33,062231 km
Boende32,091766 km
Kongolo31,9431,302 km
Kabalo29,8331,300 km
Businga28,9191,055 km
Kasangulu27,96133 km
Bolobo27,862262 km
Libenge27,053962 km
Watsa24,5161,782 km
Demba22,263782 km
Kasongo-Lunda20,060292 km
Bondo17,8601,300 km
Wamba17,3731,584 km
Sake17,1511,557 km
Lukolela15,000419 km
Bosobolo14,5531,076 km
Bongandanga4,105912 km


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