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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)
Capital/CityKinshasa
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 ccTLD.cd
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)
ContinentAfrica
RegionMiddle Africa Sub-Saharan Africa
Lat/Long-4.0383330, 21.7586640
Timezone2 timezone(s)