Congo, Republic of the

System of governmentsemi-presidential republic
Country codeCG, COG
FlagCongo, Republic of the
Capital cityBrazzaville
CurrencyCentral African CFA franc (XAF)
Predominant religionCatholic Christianity
Former colonizerFrance (French Republic)
MembershipUN
WTO
MMF
African Union
OPEC
Population4 324 000 people
(122. place in the world)
Area342 000 km2
(64. place in the world)
Density13 people per km2
(176. place in the world)
GDP per capita5 454 USD per capita
(134. place in the world)
PeacefulnessGPI Global Peace Index 2,323
(119. place in the world)
CorruptionCPI Corruption Perceptions Index 19
(163. place in the world)
Human developmentHDI Human Development Index 0,606
(136. place in the world)
Economy freedomEFI Economy Freedom Index 39,7
(172. place in the world)
Life expectancy65,1 years
(153. place in the world)
Income iequalityGini coefficient 48,9
(145. place in the world)
CO2 emissions5,514 Mt CO2/year
(124. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per km216 t CO2/km2/year
(153. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per capita1,3 t CO2/per capita/year
(122. place in the world)
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