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Democratic Republic of the Congo

 

Nigeria

 Democratic Republic of the Congo
All information: Democratic Republic of the Congo
 
 Nigeria
All information: Nigeria
 
Area:2,344,860 km² 923,770 km²
Population:86,791,000 200,964,000

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Government

Government form:Semi-presidential republic Federal presidential republic
Independent since:1960 n.Chr. 1960 n.Chr.
Capital:Kinshasa Abuja


Population

Inhabitants per km²:37.0 217.5
Life expectancy males:58.9 years 53.5 years
Life expectancy females:61.9 years 55.2 years
Average age:17.4 years 17.8 years
Birthrate:41.18 ‰ 37.91 ‰
Deathrate:9.48 ‰ 11.86 ‰
Migrationrate:-0.90 ‰ -0.20 ‰


Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
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Political stability:31 19
Civil rights:6 25
Health:5 10
Climate:49 54
Cost of Living:46 60
Popularity:26 34


Economy

Currency:Congolais Franc (1 CDF = 100 Centimes)  Naira (1 NGN =100 Kobo)
Unemployment rate:4.2 % 8.1 %
Inflation rate:2.89 % 11.40 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:50.70 % 34.80 %
Average income:464 € 1,813 €
Corruption index:18 (very bad) 26 (very bad)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:42,269 Mio €0.49 M € 400,286 M €1.99 M €
Gross national product:40,458 Mio €0.47 M € 364,384 M €1.81 M €
Exported goods:13,554 M €0.16 M € 62,462 M €0.31 M €
Imported goods:15,089 M €0.17 M € 90,058 M €0.45 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:152,373 km1.76 km 195,000 km0.97 km
Railways:4,007 km0.05 km 3,798 km0.02 km
Waterways:15,000 km0.17 km 8,600 km0.04 km
Harbours:210.000 6770.003
Airports:1980.002 540.000


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:7.43 bn kWh85,608.38 kWh 24.72 bn kWh123,007.35 kWh
Energy production:9.05 bn kWh104,227.92 kWh 29.35 bn kWh146,046.35 kWh
Energy export:422.00 m kWh4,862.28 kWh 0.00 kWh0.00 kWh
Energy imports:20.00 m kWh230.44 kWh 0.00 kWh0.00 kWh
CO2 emissions:2.02 m t23.28 t 120.37 m t598.96 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+242 +234
Internet domain:.cd .ng
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Mobile phones:37,123,208428 172,730,603860
Internet server:2,5150 1,2340
Internet users:7,481,26486 15,010,85475



Healthcare system

Hospital beds/1000 inh.:0.80 0.50
Physicians per 1000 inh.:0.09 0.38
Diabetes sufferers:6.0 % 3.1 %
Malaria sufferers:319.8 % 291.9 %
HIV sufferers:0.31 % 0.78 %
Tuberculosis sufferers:3.2 % 2.2 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:90.0 % 86.0 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Democratic Republic of the Congo and Nigeria

Daytime temperatures:30.0 °C 32.9 °C
Nighttime temperatures:19.6 °C 21.1 °C
Relative humidity:82 % 63 %
Absolute humidity:20 g/m³ 17 g/m³
Rain days per year:106.8 80.4
Sunshine hours per day:5.5 7.0


Native languages

Joruba:n/a 21.4 %
Hausa:n/a 21.1 %
Ibo:n/a 18.1 %
Luba:18.0 % n/a
Kongo:16.0 % n/a
Mongo:13.5 % n/a
Fula:n/a 11.3 %
Kinyarwanda:10.3 % n/a
Zande:6.1 % n/a
Ngala and Bangi:5.8 % n/a
Ibibio:n/a 5.6 %
French:4.3 % n/a
Kanuri:n/a 4.1 %
Rundi:3.8 % n/a
Edo:n/a 3.3 %
Teke:2.7 % n/a
Boa:2.3 % n/a
Tiv:n/a 2.3 %
Chokwe:1.8 % n/a
Ijo:n/a 1.8 %
Bura:n/a 1.6 %
other:15.4 % 9.4 %


Religions

Christianity:80.0 % 40.0 %
Islam:10.0 % 50.0 %
Native religions:n/a 10.0 %
other:10.0 % 0.0 %