CONGO [Kinshasa]

historical demographical data of the administrative division


REGIONcapitalsurface/sq.kmsurface/sq.mie2002pe1998199419911984198119761974c19701967e1959dc19591957e1951dce19441939c19381936codecodecodepos.particularsvariants of the name
source:SHGLBBLBODSYSYDVHWSYLBSYDVLBEBAGEBHBJaLaISOFIPS
BandunduBandundu2956581141546679,85201,04907,04617,03682,84119,52977,92850,62600,62100,0BDBNCG01swsplit from Léopoldville on 1966-07-01Léopoldville
Bas-ZaïreMatadi53920208193693,52835,02578,02485,01971,51921,51741,11658,41504,41067,13336,93222,93057,72654,02181,22061,01997,81896,7BZBZCG08swsplit from Léopoldville on 1966-07-01Bas-Congo
EquateurMbandaka4032921557126201,04820,04789,04312,03405,53418,32733,22632,82431,81700,61843,51808,21729,71642,51512,21564,01558,01500,3EQEQCG02nwCoquilhatville
Haute-ZaïreKisangani5032391943026788,55566,05432,05073,04206,14541,73629,33542,43356,42400,02525,42491,02364,22286,52314,82376,12382,22323,3HZHZCG09neProvince de l'Est, Stanleyville, Haut-Congo
KasaiKananga2190,32167,62082,81985,51809,91959,41953,91933,5KSKWCG03cssplit into Kasai-Occidental and Kasai-Oriental on 1966-07-01
Kasai-OccidentalKananga154742597484399,43337,03117,02982,02287,42935,02817,72687,22433,91600,2KCKECG04cssplit from Kasai on 1966-07-01Lusambo
Kasai-OrientalMbuji-Mayi170302657545412,23830,03778,03338,02402,62337,02078,42010,41872,21717,8KRSHCG05cssplit from Kasai on 1966-07-01
KinshasaKinshasa996538487395,24787,04655,03804,02653,62338,22443,91990,71323,01225,7KNKNCG06swsplit from Léopoldville ca 1980Léopoldville
KivuBukavu6728,05187,94713,83906,23720,73361,92168,52344,42275,62126,21747,61449,91308,21302,41161,2KVKVCG07ecsplit into Maniema, Nord-Kivu and Sud-Kivu ca 1996
ManiemaKindu132250510621609,11246,81048,0MNecsplit from Kivu ca 1996
Nord-KivuGoma59483229674738,33564,43546,0NKecsplit from Kivu ca 1996Costermansville
ShabaLubumbashi4968771918454305,94125,05602,05207,03874,03823,23239,43072,62753,71853,11743,71687,71596,31346,51121,11035,41023,1960,1SBseKatanga [could be the actual name again]; Elisabethville
Sud-KivuBukavu65130251473772,52837,83093,0SKecsplit from Kivu ca 1996
whites (prior to 1960):23,1white population, no details known of the division into regions
TOTAL:Kinshasa234485890535854995,442150,042545,038546,029671,430148,225567,124165,821637,915833,013984,213652,912956,911662,710389,210304,110240,59775,1

Particulars:
File created on 2000-04-26; revised on 2002-08-01; and last modified on 2003-08-21 by Jan Lahmeyer

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