CONGO [Kinshasa]

historical demographical data of the urban centers


PLACE NAMEprovincevariants of the name19941991c19841976197419701967/6819591957195319471939c193819361920particularselevationfound.yr
source:*=capitalBBLB,MWCG,IALB,SYDVIA,HCWGHW,LBDVDVDVDVEB,HAHBAGin m
AketiHZ21,717,215,38,2
Albertville> see:Kalemie
Bakwanga> see:Mbuji-Mayi
BandunduBD*Banningville77,363,674,5107,2
Banningville> see:Bandundu
BasokoHZ26,99,1
BeniNK44,122,81173
BingaEQ32,2
BoendeEQ17,212,8
BoloboBD15,010,3
BomaBZ135,3246,2197,661,179,233,17,17,7capital of Belgian Congo colony until 1926
BondoEQ11,010,0
BongandangaEQ2,212,9
BosoboloEQ7,811,1
BukamaSH33,1
BukavuSK*Costermansville201,6209,6168,0149,0180,6134,9183,060,635,81460
BulunguBD26,016,3
BumbaEQ51,234,712,4
BuniaHZBunja59,628,812,41200
BusingaEQ15,511,012,8
ButaHZ28,119,810,89,28,3
ButemboNK109,473,327,810,0
Coquilhatville> see:Mbandaka
Costermansville> see:Bukavu
DembaKC11,222,0
DibayaKC2,311,4
DiloloSBDilolo poste14,0
Dilolo-GareSB9,51008
Élisabethville> see:Lubumbashi
FaradjeHZ10,4810
GandájikaKR64,960,1
GbadoliteEQ27,1
GemenaEQ63,137,38,1
GomaNK*109,177,948,614,1destroyed by eruption of volcano Nyiragongo 2002-011465
IleboKCPort-Francqui53,932,2354
InongoBD21,614,8
IsiroHZPaulis78,349,317,45,1
Jadotville> see:Likasi
KabaloSB25,522,6
KabareSK12,61900
KabindaKR24,860,5
KalemieSBAlbertville, Kalemi101,396,273,562,386,729,926,16,05,7800
KalimaMN27,127,5
KamaKS69,1
KamboveSB31,318,914,5includes Shinkolobwe
KaminaSB82,262,856,320,91115
Kamina (agglomeration)SB171,0114,832,1
KampeneMN14,6
KanangaKC*Luluabourg, Lusambo393,0371,9298,7704,2597,0429,0483,4115,060,810,95,96341884
KasanguluBZ14,511,9
KasongoMN27,137,8
Kasongo LundaBD10,8
KengeBD19,917,5
KikwitBD182,1346,0149,3172,5149,3112,016,17,7
KinduMN*Port-Kindu, Kindu-Port-Empain66,842,819,422,78,57,4456
KinshasaKN*Léopoldville from 1881-19664655,33804,02664,32443,91990,71323,01052,5402,5299,8126,142,035,940,31,6340
KipushiSB53,232,922,615,410,710,7
KisanganiHZ*Stanleyville417,5373,4317,6339,2297,8229,6149,9126,571,325,813,610,34281883
KolweziSB417,8544,5416,181,670,645,220,617,919,01443
KongoloSB27,314,810,4577
KutuBD9,110,02,1
Léopoldville> see:Kinshasa
LibengeEQ14,513,02,6
LikasiSBJadotville, Panda-Likasi299,1279,8213,9162,0146,4113,280,176,934,612,412,43,51240
LisalaEQ37,60,6
LodjaKR28,720,37,2
LubumbashiSB*Élisabethville851,4739,1564,8451,3401,6318,0183,7169,968,020,816,924,417,11230
LueboKC17,721,8
Luluabourg, Lusambo> see:Kananga
LusamboKR17,413,19,46,96,94871889
MangaiBD20,041,2
ManonoSB32,144,512,227,714,814,8
MatadiBZ*172,7172,9138,8162,4142,8110,475,860,358,222,49,18,987
MbandakaEQ*Coquilhatville169,8165,6137,3149,1136,9107,986,751,432,09,79,010,510,012,3370
Mbanza-NgunguBZThysville44,855,816,46,22,83,12,8703
Mbuji-MayiKR*Bakwanga806,5613,0486,2382,6334,7256,239,0
MushieBD17,813,712,1
MwekaKC25,524,9
Mwene-DituKR137,594,671,2952
NiokiBD21,9
NyunzuSH11,3
Panda-Likasi> see:Likasi
Paulis> see:Isiro
Port-Empain> see:Kindu
Port-Francqui> see:Ilebo
Port-Kindu> see:Kindu
SenteryKR24,3750
Stanleyville> see:Kisangani
Thysville> see:Mbanza-Ngungu
TshelaBZ20,110,7
TshikapaKC180,9116,038,9
UviraSK115,674,415,9
VirungaSH21,9
WambaHZ10,711,5
WatsaHZ15,121,36,1
YangambiHZ21,922,618,8

Data may show differences caused by counting the population of the towns themselves, or the municipalities, or the agglomerations.
More recent figures [to be considered as calculated provisional estimates] of urban settlements may be found on the website "World Gazetteer", see the button "links".
File created on 2000-05-01; revised on 2001-11-02; and last modified on 2003-08-21 by Jan Lahmeyer

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