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Geography Statistics of Democratic Republic Of The Congo

Democratic Republic Of The Congo's Information

Flag of Democratic Republic Of The Congo
Land Area 2,267,048 km2
Water Area 77,810 km2
Total Area 2,344,858km2 (#11)
Population 81,331,050 (#17)
Population Density 35.88/km2
Government Type Semi-presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $65.04 Billion
Currency Franc (CDF)
Largest Cities
  • Coastline: 22 miles (37 km)
  • Land Area:
    (land) 875,312 sq miles (2,267,048 sq km)
    (water) 30,042 sq miles (77,810 sq km)
    (TOTAL) 905,354 sq miles (2,344,858 sq km)

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  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: There are 10 provinces and one city* in the Democratic Republic of the Congo; including Bandundu, Bas-Congo, Equateur, Kasai-Occidental, Kasai-Oriental, Katanga, Kinshasa*, Maniema, Nord-Kivu, Orientale and Sud-Kivu.
  • Horizontal Width: 944.79 miles (1520.49 km) from Kinshasa east to Bukavu
  • Vertical Length: 483.68 miles (778.4 km) from Bumba south to Kananga

    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: (9) Angola, Burundi, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia
  • Geographic Center: About 392.88 miles (632.27 km) south of Kisangani
  • Highest Point: Mt. Stanley 16,765 ft (5,110 m)
  • Lowest Point: Atlantic Ocean 0 m
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