Central African Republic

Capital: Bangui
Population: 4 million
Major languages: French, Sangho (lingua franca)
Major religions: Christianity, Islam, indigenous beliefs
Form of government: Multiparty republic
Monetary unit: 1 CFA (Communaute Financiere Africaine) franc = 100 centimes
Main exports: Diamonds, timber, cotton, coffee, tobacco
Internet domain: .cf
Time zone: GMT 1
International dialling code: 236