Kwilu Province

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Kwilu
Location of Kwilu
Coordinates: 5°2′S 18°49′E / 5.033°S 18.817°E / -5.033; 18.817Coordinates: 5°2′S 18°49′E / 5.033°S 18.817°E / -5.033; 18.817
Country Democratic Republic of the Congo
CapitalBandundu
Area
 • Total78,219 km2 (30,201 sq mi)
Population
 (2005 est.)
 • Total5,174,718
 • Density66/km2 (170/sq mi)
Official languageFrench
National languageKikongo

Kwilu Province is one of the 26 provinces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.[1] Its capital is Bandundu.

The province takes its name from the Kwilu River, which crosses the province from south to north.

Administrative areas[change | change source]

Towns and territories are:

References[change | change source]

  1. Central Intelligence Agency (2016). "Democratic Republic of the Congo". The World Factbook. Langley, Virginia: Central Intelligence Agency. Retrieved 10 May 2016.