The Central African Republic became an independent state in 1960, after gaining its sovereignty from France. The population of The Central African Republic is 5,057,208 (2012) and the nation has a density of 8 people per square kilometer.
The currency of The Central African Republic is the CFA Franc BEAC (XAF). As well, the people of The Central African Republic are refered to as Central African.
The dialing code for the country is 236 and the top level internet domain for Central African sites is .cf.
To learn more, visit our detailed Central African Republic section.
|Density||8.1 / km2 ( 21.0 / mi2 )|
|Currency||CFA Franc BEAC|
|GDP||1,782,927,903 (2014 data)|
|GDP per Capita||353 (2014 data)|
|Land Area||622,984 km2 (240,535 mi2)|
|Neighbouring Countries||The Congo, South Sudan, The Sudan, Cameroon, The Democratic Republic Of The Congo, Chad|
What is the capital of The Central African Republic?
Bangui is the capital city of Central African Republic. It has a population of 542,393, and is located on a latitue of 4.36 and longitude of 18.55.
Bangui is also the political center of Central African Republic, which is considered a Republic, and home to its Executive head of state.
Quick Facts About Bangui, the Capital Of The Central African Republic
|Country||The Central African Republic|
|Elevation||351 meters over sea level|
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