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Republic of the Congo Travel Guide


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Quick Facts
Capital Brazzaville
Government Republic
Currency Communaute Financiere Africaine franc (XAF)
Area total: 342,000 km2
water: 500 km2
land: 341,500 km2
Population 3,702,314 (July 2006 est.)
Language French (official), Lingala and Monokutuba (lingua franca trade languages), many local languages and dialects (of which Kikongo has the most users)
Religion Christian 50%, animist 48%, Muslim 2%
Electricity 220V/50Hz (French plug)
Calling Code +242
Internet TLD .cg
Time Zone UTC+1

The Republic of the Congo is in Central Africa. The country is also known as Congo-Brazzaville to distinguish it from its giant eastern neighbour, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (Congo-Kinshasa). It is bordered by Gabon, Cameroon, the Central African Republic, the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Angola (the exclave of Cabinda).


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