Republic of Congo

Republic of Congo

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Capital: Brazzaville

Population: 4.2 million

Land area: 342,000 sq km (132,047 sq miles)

Major languages: French, indigenous African languages

Major religions: Christianity, indigenous African beliefs

Life expectancy: 57 years (men), 59 years (women)

Currency: CFA (Communaute Financiere Africaine) franc

Sources: UN, World Bank, BBC