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Republic of Congo

Republic of the Congo is located in Western Africa, bordering the South Atlantic Ocean, between Angola and Gabon


Population (2014 est) – 4,662,446

Area – 212,500mi

Capital – Brazzaville

Ethnic Background

     Kongo - 48%

     Sangha - 20%

     M'Bochi - 12%

     Teke - 17%  

     Europeans and Other - 3%

Exports - petroleum, lumber, plywood, sugar, cocoa, coffee, diamonds

Imports - capital equipment, construction materials, foodstuffs

Life Expectancy (2014 est) – M 57 years    F 60 years

Infant Mortality (2014 est) - 59.34 deaths/1,000 live births

Adult Illiteracy Rate – 16.2%

Support Ministries in Republic of Congo (Brazzaville)

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