Democratic Republic of Congo

  • Location : Central Africa
  • Population : 78,740,000 (2016)
  • Size : 2,345,000 Sq Km (Second biggest in Africa)
  • Economy (GDP) : $35bn (2016)
  • Currency (Convertibility) : Congolese Franc and Zairean Zaire (Non convertible in the foreign exchanges)
  • Climate : Country lies between the Equator; Tropical climate; hot and humid equatorial climate, cooler and drier in southern highlands, cooler, cold and wetter in eastern highlands and Rewenzori Range; North of Equator - wet season is in April - October; dry season is in December - February; South of Equator, wet in November - March, dry in April - October.
  • Languages Spoken : French - Official Language; About 242 indigenous native languages.
  • National Website : www.presidentrdc.cd