Facts and stats about Chad

11.19 million

Population. Ranked 74th in 2013.


GDP per capita. Ranked 148th in 2012.


Cameroon 1,094 km, Central African Republic 1,197 km, Libya 1,055 km, Niger 1,175 km, Nigeria 87 km, Sudan 1,360 km
Largest city N'Djamena - 529,555
Capital city N'Djamena - 529,555
Major language French, Arabic
Major religion Islam, Christianity
Monetary unit Communaute Financiere Africaine franc ; note - responsible authority is the Bank of the Central African States
Alternative names Republique du Tchad, Chad, Tchad, Republic of Chad
Groups failed states, Former French colonies, Hot countries, Landlocked countries, Least Developed Countries, Muslim countries, Sparsely populated countries, Sub-Saharan Africa, World

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