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

latitude: -0.71802 / longitude: 14.82422

General information


In 2021 the GDP was $13,366,230,219 USD, which ranks it number 128 in the world. The sign for the local currency is FCFA (XAF).


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


The country has a 342,000 km² area, a postcode system isn't employed and the primary cities are: Kinshasa, Pointe-Noire, Révolution, Gombe, Brazzaville. Brazzaville serves as this nation's capital and the country shares a border with Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, DR Congo, Gabon. The inhabitants speak the following languages: French, Kongo, Lingala.


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

Good to know

Check out for more information about this nation. Phone numbers start with +242, the domain name ".cg" is used by the country's websites, the country's ISO code is CG


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