Republic of the Congo: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: -0.71802 / longitude: 14.82422

General information


This nation's capital is Brazzaville and the country shares a border with Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, DR Congo, Gabon. The following languages are spoken by the nation's citizens: French, Kongo, Lingala. Country territory measures 342,000 km², they don't use a postcode system and the main cities are: Kinshasa, Pointe-Noire, Révolution, Gombe, Brazzaville.


The local currency (XAF) is represented by the symbol FCFA. It is ranked 128# in the world with a GDP of $13,366,230,219 USD in 2021.


On average citizens spend 11 years in school (including higher education).


16.70 years is the median age in this country and the birth growth rate is at 3.13%. This country represents 0.064% of the world's population with about 4,741,000 individuals.

Good to know

The domain name ".cg" is used by the country's websites, the country's ISO code is CG, telephone numbers begin with +242 For more information about this country, check


ISO code CG
Capital Brazzaville
Population 4,741,000
World percentage 0.064%
Median age 16.70 years
Population growth rate 3.13%
Main cities
Spoken languages French, Kongo, Lingala
GDP (2021) $13,366,230,219
GDP position #128
Currency code XAF
Currency symbol FCFA
School life expectancy 11 years
TLD .cg
Phone prefix +242