Congo (Democratic Republic of the Congo)


Country NameDemocratic Republic of the Congo
Short NameDemocratic Republic of the Congo
Largest cityKinshasa
Official languagesFrench
National LanguagesKikongo, Swahili, Tshiluba
Religion94.9% Christianity —55.8% Catholic —39.1% Other Christian, 2.5% Traditional faiths, 0.5% No religion, 2.1% Others
GovernmentUnitary semi-presidential constitutional republic
PresidentFélix Tshisekedi
Vice PresidentPrime Minister – Sylvestre Ilunga
House SpeakerJeannine Mabunda
Chief JusticeBenoît Lwamba Bindu
Total Area2,345,409 km2 (905,567 sq mi)
Water (%)3.32
Total Land Area (%)2,267,541 km2
Population101,780,263 (2020)
GDP (PPP) $77.486 billion (2019 estimate)
GDP (Nominal)$46.117 billion ($46.117 billion)
CurrencyCongolese franc (CDF)
Time zoneUTC+1 to +2 (WAT and CAT)
Date formatdd/mm/yyyy
Mains Electricity220 V – 50 Hz
Driving sideright
Calling code+243
ISO 3166 codeCD
Political PartiesAlliance for Congo’s Renewal

Camp of the Fatherland

Christian Democracy

Christian Democrat Party

Independence Day30 June 1960
Tallest BuildingRiverside II

Les Nouvelles Galeries Présidentielles

Les Anciennes Galeries Présidentielles

Congo Trade Center West Tower

Richest PersonsJoseph Kabila

Moise Katumbi












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