Republic of the Congo travel guide

Republic of the CongoRepublic of the Congo


Republic of the Congo is located in Sub-Saharan Africa part of Africa. It's total area is 342K km² and 64.3% of it is forest area. As of 2021 it has a total population of 5.8M. 68.3% lives in cities whereas 31.7% lives in rural areas.

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💬 Languages

French, Lingala are the official languages.

💵 Currencies

The official currency is Central African CFA franc [1 USD = 603.262 XAF].

🏧 Cash / Credit card usage

As credit cards are not widely used in Republic of the Congo, we suggest you to carry cash during your travels [2017: %3.967710957]. Approximately there are a total of 🏧 505 ATM's in Republic of the Congo.

🧑‍🤝‍🧑 Tourism

In 2018, 158K tourists arrived to Republic of the Congo. In 2016, tourism has contributed to Republic of the Congo economy with a total of 42.9M $ income (%0.9).

📱 Bandwidth

Broadband is 🐢average with 36.89 Mbps.

Broadband (1.63 / 10)

☀️ Climate

Averag yearly temperature is ☀️ 25 °C and hot. Current 3 months (January, February and March) average is 🔥 25 °C and very hot. Current season (winter) is ☀️ 25 °C and hot.
Yearly average25 °C ☀️
3 month average25 °C 🔥
Spring average26 °C 🔥
Summer average24 °C ☀️
Fall average24 °C ☀️
Winter average25 °C ☀️
About seasons: Remember that seasons in Southern Hemisphere are opposite of the Northern one. This means that in Argentina and Australia, winter begins in June. Currently season averages are rendered according Northern Hemisphere.

📈 Economics

In 2021, gross national income (GNI) was 11B $ and with %3.1 increase GNI per capita was 2K $. In 2021, consumer inflation was calculated as %1.7.

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