Congo REPUBLIC OF CONGO

International Treaties
Berne Convention
OAPI
Paris Convention
WIPO
WTO

Problems
Civil war recovery
Government budget problems and overstaffing and corruption
Media owned by the government
Poor healthcare and poverty

Currency
Central African Franc

Dialing Code
242

Internet Domain
.cg

Congo
EDUCATION & EMPLOYMENT

Education
Public education is free and compulsory for under-16-year olds

Employment Majority
Unknown

INDUSTRY & TRADE

Main Exports
Timber

Main Imports
Electricity, Food

Main Industries
Agriculture, forestry

CULTURE

Languages
French, kongo, lingala

Population
3,6 million (2009 estimate)

Religion
Mostly Roman Catholic

GEOGRAPHICS & CLIMATE

Capital
Brazzaville

Climate
Humid between 16 °C and 21 °C year round

Neighbouring Countries
Gabon, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Angola

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