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Congo (the Democratic Republic)

CountryCongo (the Democratic Republic)
Official NameThe Democratic Republic of the Congo
Country Meaning("Land beside the Congo River")
MottoJustice, Peace, Work (Official)
AnthemDebout Congolais (Arise Congolese)
Population92,378,000 (1.17% of the world)
LanguagesFrench (official), Lingala (a lingua franca trade language), Kingwana (a dialect of Kiswahili or Swahili), Kikongo, Tshiluba
Alpha Code »CD / COD
Internet Domain
Currency Symbol Congolese franc (Fr CDF)
Central Bank »Central Bank of the Congo
Calling Codes+243
Area Total Area: 2,344,858 km2 (905,355 sq mi)
Land: 2,267,048 km2 (875,312 sq mi)
Water: 77,810 km2 (30,040 sq mi)
RegionMiddle Africa Sub-Saharan Africa
Lat/Long-4.0383330, 21.7586640
Timezone2 timezone(s)