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Bas-Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Bas-Congo is one of 11 primary administrative regions in Democratic Republic of the Congo with a population of approximately 3,802,736 people.

Facts and figures on Bas-Congo at a glance

Region name: Bas-Congo (Province du Kongo Central)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 3,802,736 people
Country: Democratic Republic of the Congo
Continent: Africa

The regional headquarters of Bas-Congo (Province du Kongo Central) is located in the regional capital Matadi (Matadi) with a population of 180,109 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Bas-Congo's regional capital Matadi to Democratic Republic of the Congo's capital Kinshasa (Kinshasa) is approximately 264 km (164 mi).

Facts and figures about Bas-Congo
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Bas-Congo Province du Kongo Central3,802,736 peopleMatadi Matadi180,109 people

Compare with other regions in Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Map of Bas-Congo

Map of Bas-Congo

Information on Bas-Congo

Information on Bas-Congo
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Bas-Congo Province du Kongo CentralMatadi Matadi8Democratic Republic of the CongoAfrica

Time in Bas-Congo

Time in Bas-Congo
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 - 7:09amNoSun, 22 Oct 2017 - 7:09amUTC +1.0Africa/Kinshasa

Geographic coordinates of Bas-Congo

Latitude & Longitude of Bas-Congo
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map5°19'60.0"S (-5.3333300°)14°19'60.0"E (14.3333300°)

Subregions in Bas-Congo

There are 8 administrative subregions in Bas-Congo.
Subregions in Bas-Congo
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Bas Fleuve District Bas Fleuve District1.---
Boma (city) Boma (city)2.---
Cataractes District Cataractes District3.---
Lukaya Lukaya4.---
Matadi (city) Matadi (city)5.---
Sous-Region des Catarates Sous-Région des Catarates6.---
Sous-Region du Bas-Fleuve Sous-Région du Bas-Fleuve7.---
Ville de Boma Ville de Boma8.---

External sources of information on Bas-Congo

Bas-Congo on Wikipedia