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Geography Statistics of Chad

Chad's Information

Flag of Chad
Land Area 1,259,200 km2
Water Area 24,800 km2
Total Area 1,284,000km2 (#20)
Population 11,852,462 (#76)
Population Density 9.41/km2
Government Type Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $30.59 Billion
GDP Per Capita $2,600
Currency Franc (XAF)
Largest Cities
  • Coastline: 0 km landlocked (0 miles)
  • Land Area:
    (land) 486,177 sq miles (1,259,200 sq km)
    (water) 9,575 sq miles (24,800 sq km)
    (TOTAL) 496 sq miles (1,284 sq km)

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  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: There are 14 prefectures in Chad. They are Batha, Biltine, Borkou-Ennedi-Tibesti, Chari-Baguirmi, Guera, Kanem, Lac, Logone Occidental, Logone Oriental, Mayo-Kebbi, Moyen-Chari, Ouaddai, Salamat and Tandjile.
  • Horizontal Width: 342.61 miles (551.37 km) from Mao east to Abeche
  • Vertical Length: 902.78 miles (1,452.89 km) from Aozou south to Moundou

    Note: Lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
  • Bordering Countries: (6) Cameroon, Central African Republic, Libya, Niger, Nigeria, Sudan
  • Geographic Center: About 102.77 miles (165.39 km) south of Koro Toro
  • Highest Point: Emi Koussi 11,204 ft (3,415 m)
  • Lowest Point: Djourab Depression 524 ft (160 m)
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This page was last updated on July 10, 2020.

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