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Republic of the Congo
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General information

 CongoUnited States
Region:Central AfricaNorth America
Area:342,000 km²9,831,510 km²
Official language:FrenchEnglish
Government form:Presidential republicFederal presidential republic
Independent since:1960 n.Chr.1776 n.Chr.
Capital:BrazzavilleWashington, D.C.

Population

 CongoUnited States
Population:5,381,000328,240,000
Inhabitants/km²:15.733.4
Life expectancy males:Ø 63 yearsØ 76 years
Life expectancy females:Ø 66 yearsØ 81 years
Average age:Ø 18.8 yearsØ 37.4 years
Birthrate:32.86 ‰11.60 ‰
Deathrate:6.71 ‰8.60 ‰
Migrationrate:-0.90 ‰3.03 ‰

Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
Visit also: Explanations and country ranking on quality of life (in german only)

 CongoUnited States
Political stability:3872
Civil rights:1383
Health:2574
Climate:4364
Cost of Living:6434
Popularity:3086

Economy

 CongoUnited States
Currency:Congolais Franc
(1 CDF = 100 Centimes)
US Dollar
(1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:10.3 %8.3 %
Inflation rate:2.21 %1.81 %
Cost of Living:20.29 %118.33 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:54.30 %36.60 %
Average income:1,720 US$65,850 US$
Corruption index:19 (very bad)67 (moderate)


 COG:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Gross domestic product:12,267 M US$2.28 M US$21,433,226 M US$65.30 M US$
Gross national product:9,249 M US$1.72 M US$21,615,818 M US$65.85 M US$
Exported goods:4,596 M US$0.85 M US$2,528,267 M US$7.70 M US$
Imported goods:7,286 M US$1.35 M US$3,105,132 M US$9.46 M US$

Infrastructure

 COG:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Roadways:23,324 km4.33 km6,586,610 km20.07 km
Railways:510 km0.09 km293,564 km0.89 km
Waterways:1,120 km0.21 km41,009 km0.12 km
Harbours:110.0023,6730.011
Airports:270.00513,5130.041

Energy balance

 COG:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Energy consumption:912.00 m kWh169,500.72 kWh3,902.00 bn kWh11.89 m kWh
Energy production:1.70 bn kWh315,211.87 kWh4,095.00 bn kWh12.48 m kWh
Energy export:22.00 m kWh4,088.83 kWh9.70 bn kWh29,536.36 kWh
Energy imports:18.00 m kWh3,345.41 kWh72.72 bn kWh221,545.53 kWh
CO2 emissions:3.28 m t609.97 t5.01 bn t15,251.98 t

Telecommunication

 CongoUnited States
International dialing:+242+1
Internet domain:.cg.us

 COG
total
COG
per 1000
inh.
USA
total
USA
per 1000
inh.
Landlines:17,0003107,281,000327
Mobile phones:5,000,000929404,577,0001233
Internet server:450505,000,0001539
Internet users:465,41487286,441,830873

Healthcare system

 CongoUnited States
Hospital beds per 1000 pop.:1.602.90
Physicians per 1000 inh.:0.122.59
Diabetes:6.0 %10.8 %
HIV:2.50 %0.22 %
Tuberculosis:3.7 %0.0 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:62.0 %79.0 %
Smokers:16.1 %25.1 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Congo and United States

 CongoUnited States
Daytime temperatures:30.6 °C18.8 °C
Nighttime temperatures:21.0 °C7.3 °C
Rel. humidity:83 %67 %
Rain days:8.37.1
Sunshine hours per day:5.07.2

Native languages

 CongoUnited States
English:n/a82.1 %
Kongo:51.5 %n/a
Teke:17.3 %n/a
Spanish:n/a10.7 %
French:4.6 %0.7 %
Punu:2.9 %n/a
Sango:2.6 %n/a
Mboshi:2.4 %n/a
Chinese:n/a0.9 %
German:n/a0.6 %
Italian:n/a0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a0.4 %
Korean:n/a0.3 %
Polish:n/a0.3 %
Vietnamese:n/a0.2 %
Japanese:n/a0.2 %
Portuguese:n/a0.2 %
Russian:n/a0.2 %
other:18.7 %2.6 %

Religions

 CongoUnited States
Christianity:79.0 %78.5 %
nondenominational:11.3 %n/a
Jewry:n/a1.8 %
Sikhism:n/a1.6 %
Islam:1.6 %1.1 %
Hinduism:n/a1.0 %
Buddhism:n/a0.7 %
other:8.1 %15.3 %