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Central African Republic
(2,806 words)

La république Centrafricaine (The Central African Republic)

Demographics (United Nations)

Population

4,921,000

Area

620,000 sq. km (240,000 sq. mi)

Population density

8/sq. km (20/sq. mi)

Growth rate p.a.

1.60% (per 1,000: births 34, deaths 11)

Under 15 years

42%

Urban dwellers

42% (3.32% p.a.)

Capital city

Bangui 889,000

Languages & peoples (World Christian Database)

Mother tongues

20% Gbaya, 8% Sango, 6% Mandja, 5% Banda-Bamba…

Cite this page
“Central African Republic”, in: World Christian Encyclopedia Online, Todd M. Johnson, Gina A. Zurlo. Consulted online on 29 July 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2666-6855_WCEO_COM_02CAF>
First published online: 2020



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