Central African Republic

Facts and stats about Central African Republic

5.17 million

Population. Ranked 117th in 2013.


GDP per capita. Ranked 170th in 2012.


Cameroon 797 km, Chad 1,197 km, Democratic Republic of the Congo 1,577 km, Republic of the Congo 467 km, South Sudan 990 km, Sudan 175 km
Largest city Bangui - 706,000
Capital city Bangui - 706,000
Monetary unit Communaute Financiere Africaine franc ; note - responsible authority is the Bank of the Central African States
Alternative names central afr. rep., Central African Republic, central af. r., central africa, Republique Centrafricaine, central african rep., Central African Rep.
Groups Christian countries, failed states, Former French colonies, Landlocked countries, Least Developed Countries, Sparsely populated countries, Sub-Saharan Africa, World

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