Overview - Congo, Republic of the

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Capital:Brazzaville
Area:342,000 km²
Population:3,702,314 (2006 estimate)
Language(s):French (official), Lingala, Monokutuba, local languages and dialects.
Religion(s):Christian - 50%, animist - 48%, Muslim - 2% .
Ethnic Group(s):Kongo - 48%, Sangha - 20%, M'Bochi - 12%, Teke - 17%, European and other - 3%.