Congo, also known as the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) or Congo-Kinshasa, is divided into 26 provinces. Here is a list of all the provinces in Congo-Kinshasa:
Provinces in Democratic Republic of the Congo
- South Kivu
- North Kivu
|Population||Approximately 101 million as of 2021 estimate|
|Area||Approximately 2,344,858 square kilometers (905,355 square miles)|
|Geography||Diverse landscape with rainforests, savannas, and the Congo River|
|Independence||From Belgium on June 30, 1960|
|Government||Unitary semi-presidential republic|
|Currency||Congolese franc (CDF)|
|Notable Places||Virunga National Park, Mount Stanley, Livingstone Falls|
What are the 11 provinces of the Congo?
The Republic of the Congo is divided into 12 departments, not provinces. They are listed here: Departments in Congo (Brazzaville).
How many provinces has DRC?
The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has 26 provinces. These provinces are listed above
What are the 9 countries of the DRC?
The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) shares its borders with a total of 9 countries. These neighboring countries are:
- Republic of the Congo (known as Congo-Brazzaville)
- Central African Republic
- South Sudan
How many territories are there in the DRC?
The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is divided into 26 provinces, including one city-province. These provinces serve as administrative divisions within the country.