Democratic Republic of the Congo

Name Democratic Republic of the Congo
Capital Kinshasa
Frequency of elections Every five years
Name of parliament National Assembly of the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Parliament website www.assemblee-nationale.cd
Languages French, Lingala, Kingwana, Kikongo, Tshiluba
Area 2 344 858 km2
Population 85 281 024 (July 2018 est)
Imports Foodstuffs, mining and other machinery, transport equipment, fuels
Exports Diamonds, copper, gold, cobalt, wood products, crude oil, coffee
Currency Congolese franc

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Country stats as per the World Factbook