• John Paxton
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


AREA AND POPULATION. The area of the Congo Republic covers 342,000 sq. km; estimated population (1972), 1·25m. The capital is Brazzaville (250,000 inhabitants. 1972), and other towns include Pointe-Noire (estimated population, 1970), 150,003, Dolisie and Jacob.

République Populaire du Congo

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1975

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