Head of state: President Denis Sassou-Nguesso since 1997.
Time zone: WAT (UTC+1)
Area: 342,000 sq km (132,046 sq miles).
Population: 4.7 million (2014).
Currency: Central African CFA franc
Electricity: 230 volts AC, 50Hz. European-style plugs with two round pins are used.
Religions: Christianity, Animism.
Languages: French, Lingala, Munukutuba,
Calling Code: +242
Internet TLD: .cg