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Status and Trends in the African, Caribbean, and Pacific Group of States

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Congo, Rep.

Capital: Brazzaville
World Bank Region: Sub-Saharan Africa
World Bank Income level: Lower middle income
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Land area (km2): 341,500 (2007)
 
Population (people): 3,715,665 (2007)
 
Population density (people per km2 land area): 10.88 (2007)
 
Population growth (annual): 3.0% (2007)
 
Life expectancy at birth (years): 56 (2007)
 
Infant mortality rate (per 1000 live births): 53 (2007)
 
GDP per capita, PPP (current international $): $4,675.46 (2007)
 
GDP growth (annual): -1.6% (2007)

 
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Terrestrial Protected Areas over 100km2
Name WDPA ID (Link to DOPA) WDPA ID (Link to BIOPAMA) Area (km2) IUCN Management Category
Conkouati-Douli 313401 313401 5134 II
Lac Télé 313494 313494 4511 IV
Lessio-Louna 99862 99862 1741 IV
Lossi 300342 300342 283 IV
Léfini 555571320 555571320 1782 Not Reported
Léfini 2266 2266 3498 IV
Mont Fouari 555571319 555571319 288 IV
Mont Mavoumbou 555571316 555571316 229 Not Reported
Ngyanga Sud 555571318 555571318 209 Not Reported
Nouabalé-Ndoki 72332 72332 4089 II
Ntokou-Pikounda 354010 354010 4254 Not Reported
Odzala Kokoua 643 643 13604 II
Parc national d'Odzala 7425 7425 13762 Not Reported
Réserve Communautaire du Lac Télé/Likouala-aux-Herbes 166739 166739 4527 Not Reported
Réserve de biosphère de la Dimonika 13694 13694 1333 Not Reported
Sangha Trinational 555547988 555547988 7477 Not Assigned
Tsoulou 2270 2270 288 IV
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Terrestrial Ecoregions
Name % of country covered % of ecoregion protected in country % of ecoregion protected worldwide % of ecoregion within country % country contribution to protection worldwide
Atlantic Equatorial coastal forests 2.13 65.15 23.03 3.85 10.9
Eastern Congolian swamp forests 0.0 0.0 24.83 0.0 0.0
Northwestern Congolian lowland forests 44.11 30.54 20.99 34.86 50.72
Western Congolian forest-savanna mosaic 32.45 17.69 6.95 26.93 68.48
Western Congolian swamp forests 21.31 68.19 40.83 56.84 94.93
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