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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
Bandundu Bandundu Province1.8,000,000Bandundu Bandundu118,211
Equateur Province de l’Équateur2.7,500,000Mbandaka Mbandaka184,185
Eastern Province Orientale Province3.6,828,888Kisangani Kisangani539,158
Kasai-Oriental Province du Kasaï-Oriental4.6,500,000Mbuji-Mayi Mbuji-Mayi874,761
Katanga Katanga Province5.5,600,000Lubumbashi Lubumbashi1,373,770
Nord Kivu Province du Nord-Kivu6.4,908,824Goma Goma144,124
Kasai-Occidental Province du Kasaï-Occidental7.4,545,940Kananga Kananga463,546
South Kivu South Kivu Province8.3,909,135Bukavu Bukavu225,389
Bas-Congo Province du Kongo Central9.3,802,736Matadi Matadi180,109
Maniema Province du Maniema10.1,718,257Kindu Kindu135,698
Kinshasa Kinshasa City11.164,857Kinshasa Kinshasa7,785,965