Geopolitical map of Central African Republic

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CapitalPopulationArea
Bangui 4,844,927 622,984
Country codePhone CodeLocal HourTime zone
CF +236 01:38:20 Africa/Bangui
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Some data about Central African Republic

Central African Republic is a country of 4,844,927 inhabitants, with an area of ​622,984 km2, its capital is Bangui and its time zone is "Africa/Bangui". Its ISO code is "CF" in 2 positions and "CAF" in 3 positions.

To be able to make a telephone call to Central African Republic, you must dial your telephone code, which is 236. The currency used in Central African Republic is the "Franc" (XAF).

The administrative subdivision of Central African Republic (administrative division) is made up of 14 Préfectures (level 1), 1 National capital (level 1), 2 Préfectures économiques (level 1), 71 Sous-préfectures (level 2), 8 Arrondissements (level 2) and 169 Communes (level 3). Central African Republic has 2 cities with more than 100,000 inhabitants.

Above you have a geopolitical map of Central African Republic with a precise legend on its biggest cities, its road network, its airports, railways and waterways. Do not hesitate to click on the map of Central African Republic to access a zoom level and finer details.

Central African Republic shares borders with Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of the Congo, Cameroon, Sudan, South Sudan and Chad.

Proportion of cities by number of inhabitants in Central African Republic

Number of cities by importance (population) in Central African Republic. Considering cities with a population of more than 100 000, 200 000, 500 000 and 1 million inhabitants, with the percentage of the population that these cities represent.

> 100k inhabitants > 200k inhabitants > 500k inhabitants > 1 million inhabitants
2 1 1 0
13.9 % 11.2 % 11.2 % 0.0 %
  • The 2 most important cities represent 13.9% of the entire population
  • The 1 most important cities represent 11.2% of the entire population
  • The 1 most important cities represent 11.2% of the entire population
  • The 0 most important cities represent 0.0% of the entire population

Administrative division of Central African Republic

Administrative subdivisionsAdministrative level
14 Préfectures1
1 National capital1
2 Préfectures économiques1
71 Sous-préfectures2
8 Arrondissements2
169 Communes3

List of first-order administrative division in Central African Republic

  • Bamingui-Bangoran
  • Commune de Bangui
  • Basse-Kotto
  • Haut-Mbomou
  • Haute-Kotto
  • Préfecture de la Kémo
  • Lobaye
  • Mambéré-Kadéï
  • Mbomou
  • Préfecture de la Nana-Grébizi
  • Préfecture de la Nana-Mambéré
  • Ombella-Mpoko
  • Ouaka
  • Ouham
  • Préfecture de l’Ouham-Pendé
  • Préfecture de la Sangha-Mbaéré
  • Vakaga

List of major cities of Central African Republic

  • Bangui542 393 inhabitants
  • Bimbo129 655 inhabitants
  • Mbaïki67 132 inhabitants
  • Berbérati61 815 inhabitants
  • Kaga Bandoro56 520 inhabitants
  • Bozoum40 201 inhabitants
  • Carnot38 071 inhabitants
  • Bangassou35 305 inhabitants
  • Sibut34 267 inhabitants
  • Bambari32 547 inhabitants
  • Bria29 027 inhabitants
  • Bouar28 581 inhabitants
  • Bossangoa27 428 inhabitants
  • Nola26 809 inhabitants
  • Bangassou24 361 inhabitants
  • Damara20 093 inhabitants
  • Mobaye19 431 inhabitants
  • Paoua18 441 inhabitants
  • Boda16 655 inhabitants
  • Ippy16 571 inhabitants
  • Batangafo15 310 inhabitants
  • Alindao14 234 inhabitants
  • Zemio14 000 inhabitants
  • Kabo13 637 inhabitants
  • Bouca13 250 inhabitants
  • Obo12 887 inhabitants
  • Ndélé11 764 inhabitants
  • Kembé11 513 inhabitants
  • Mongoumba10 885 inhabitants
  • Birao10 178 inhabitants
  • Gamboula7 646 inhabitants
  • Kouango7 529 inhabitants
  • Baoro6 319 inhabitants
  • Boali5 876 inhabitants
  • Ouadda5 434 inhabitants
  • Gambo4 971 inhabitants
  • Ouango4 365 inhabitants