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Regions in Democratic Republic of the Congo

Democratic Republic of the Congo is made up of 11 primary administrative regions. Have a closer look at the regions in Democratic Republic of the Congo. Information on all primary administrative regions in Democratic Republic of the Congo.

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Primary administrative regions in Democratic Republic of the Congo

There are 11 regions in Democratic Republic of the Congo in the primary administrative level.
Primary administrative regions in Democratic Republic of the Congo
RegionNoPopulationCapitalCapital population
Kinshasa Kinshasa City1.164,857Kinshasa Kinshasa7,785,965
Katanga Katanga Province2.5,600,000Lubumbashi Lubumbashi1,373,770
Kasai-Oriental Province du Kasaï-Oriental3.6,500,000Mbuji-Mayi Mbuji-Mayi874,761
Eastern Province Orientale Province4.6,828,888Kisangani Kisangani539,158
Kasai-Occidental Province du Kasaï-Occidental5.4,545,940Kananga Kananga463,546
South Kivu South Kivu Province6.3,909,135Bukavu Bukavu225,389
Equateur Province de l’Équateur7.7,500,000Mbandaka Mbandaka184,185
Bas-Congo Province du Kongo Central8.3,802,736Matadi Matadi180,109
Nord Kivu Province du Nord-Kivu9.4,908,824Goma Goma144,124
Maniema Province du Maniema10.1,718,257Kindu Kindu135,698
Bandundu Bandundu Province11.8,000,000Bandundu Bandundu118,211