DR Congo Country Data

CountryDR Congo
Country CodeCOD
Urban population percentage of total (2012)34.83
Urban population (2012)22,885,741
Land area (sq. km, 2011)2,267,050
Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$, 2012)$2,891,607,809
Personal remittances, received (current US$, 2012)$12,199,488
Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, 2012)$1,632,551,683
Deposit interest rate (%, 2012)7.72
Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations, 2013)183
Time required to start a business (days, 2013)31
Start-up procedures to register a business (number, 2013)11
Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours, 2013)348
Tax payments (number, 2013)32
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits, 2013)118.1
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people, 2012)28.01
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers (per 100 people, 2012)0.00
Internet users (per 100 people, 2012)1.68
Logistics performance index: Overall (1=low to 5=high, 2012)2.21
GDP (current US$, 2012)$17,203,980,743
GDP growth (annual %, 2012)7.15
GDP per capita (current US$, 2012)262
Labor force (2012)25,930,296
Life expectancy at birth, total (years, 2011)49.30
Population ages 0-14 (% of total, 2012)45.11
Population ages 65 and above (% of total, 2012)2.84
Population ages 15-64 (% of total, 2012)52.04
Population growth (annual %, 2012)2.74
Population (Total, 2012)65,705,093