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Katanga, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Katanga is one of 11 primary administrative regions in Democratic Republic of the Congo with a population of approximately 5,600,000 people.

Facts and figures on Katanga at a glance

Region name: Katanga (Katanga Province)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 5,600,000 people
Country: Democratic Republic of the Congo
Continent: Africa

The regional headquarters of Katanga (Katanga Province) is located in the regional capital Lubumbashi (Lubumbashi) with a population of 1,373,770 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Katanga's regional capital Lubumbashi to Democratic Republic of the Congo's capital Kinshasa (Kinshasa) is approximately 1,567 km (974 mi).

Facts and figures about Katanga
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Katanga Katanga Province5,600,000 peopleLubumbashi Lubumbashi1,373,770 people

Compare with other regions in Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Map of Katanga

Map of Katanga

Information on Katanga

Information on Katanga
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Katanga Katanga ProvinceLubumbashi Lubumbashi17Democratic Republic of the CongoAfrica

Time in Katanga

Time in Katanga
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 - 4:21pmNoMon, 19 Nov 2018 - 4:21pmUTC +2.0Africa/Lubumbashi

Geographic coordinates of Katanga

Latitude & Longitude of Katanga
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map9°00'00.0"S (-9.0000000°)26°00'00.0"E (26.0000000°)

Subregions in Katanga

There are 17 administrative subregions in Katanga.
Subregions in Katanga
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Haut-Katanga Haut Katanga1.---
Haut-Lomami Haut Lomami2.---
Kalemie Ville Kalemie Ville3.---
Kambove Ville Kambove Ville4.---
Kasaji Kasaji5.---
Kipushi Ville Kipushi Ville6.---
Kolwezi Kolwezi7.---
Kolwezi City Kolwezi City8.---
Kongolo Ville Kongolo Ville9.---
Likasi Likasi10.---
Lubumbashi (city) Lubumbashi (city)11.---
Manono Manono12.---
Mutumba District Mutumba District13.---
Sous-Region du Haut-Lomani Sous-Région du Haut-Lomani14.---
Sous-Region du Haut-Shaba Sous-Région du Haut-Shaba15.---
Sous-Region du Lualaba Lualaba16.---
Sous-Region du Tanganika Tanganika17.---

External sources of information on Katanga

Katanga on Wikipedia