Chad became an independent state in 1960, after gaining its sovereignty from France. The population of Chad is 10,975,648 (2012) and the nation has a density of 9 people per square kilometer.
The currency of Chad is the CFA Franc BEAC (XAF). As well, the people of Chad are refered to as Chadian.
The dialing code for the country is 235 and the top level internet domain for Chadian sites is .td.
To learn more, visit our detailed Chad section.
|Density||8.5 / km2 ( 22.1 / mi2 )|
|Currency||CFA Franc BEAC|
|GDP||13,922,224,561 (2014 data)|
|GDP per Capita||1,268 (2014 data)|
|Land Area||1,284,000 km2 (495,755 mi2)|
|Neighbouring Countries||The Central African Republic, The Sudan, Nigeria, Cameroon, Libya, The Niger|
What is the capital of Chad?
N'Djamena is the capital city of Chad. It has a population of 721,081, and is located on a latitue of 12.11 and longitude of 15.04.
N'Djamena is also the political center of Chad, which is considered a Republic, and home to its Executive head of state.
Quick Facts About N'Djamena, the Capital Of Chad
|Elevation||299 meters over sea level|
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