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Eastern Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Eastern Province is one of 11 primary administrative regions in Democratic Republic of the Congo with a population of approximately 6,828,888 people.

Facts and figures on Eastern Province at a glance

Region name: Eastern Province (Orientale Province)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 6,828,888 people
Country: Democratic Republic of the Congo
Continent: Africa

The regional headquarters of Eastern Province (Orientale Province) is located in the regional capital Kisangani (Kisangani) with a population of 539,158 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Eastern Province's regional capital Kisangani to Democratic Republic of the Congo's capital Kinshasa (Kinshasa) is approximately 1,223 km (760 mi).

Facts and figures about Eastern Province
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Eastern Province Orientale Province6,828,888 peopleKisangani Kisangani539,158 people

Compare with other regions in Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Map of Eastern Province

Map of Eastern Province

Information on Eastern Province

Information on Eastern Province
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Eastern Province Orientale ProvinceKisangani Kisangani6Democratic Republic of the CongoAfrica

Time in Eastern Province

Time in Eastern Province
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 18 Dec 2017 - 3:15amNoMon, 18 Dec 2017 - 3:15amUTC +2.0Africa/Lubumbashi

Geographic coordinates of Eastern Province

Latitude & Longitude of Eastern Province
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map2°30'00.0"N (2.5000000°)27°00'00.0"E (27.0000000°)

Subregions in Eastern Province

There are 6 administrative subregions in Eastern Province.
Subregions in Eastern Province
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Sous-Region de l' Ituri Ituri1.---
Sous-Region de la Tshopo Tshopo2.---
Sous-Region du Bas-Uele Bas Uele3.---
Sous-Region du Haut-Uele Haut Uele4.---
Tumba Tumba5.---
Ville de Kisangani Ville de Kisangani6.---

External sources of information on Eastern Province

Eastern Province on Wikipedia