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Culture of The Republic of Congo

People in The Republic of Congo speak the French, and Lingala languages. The linguistic diversity of The Republic of Congo is rather diverse according to a fractionalization scale which for The Republic of Congo is 0.6871. The followers of Christianity are the religious majority in the country. 63.7% of The Republic of Congo's population live in cities. This percentage comprises the urban population of The Republic of Congo. The rate of urbanization in The Republic of Congo is considered to be 2.7. According to data on inbound tourists in The Republic of Congo, 297,000 tourists arrive in the country each year.

National anthem

The national anthem of The Republic of Congo is called 'La Congolaise', which in English means 'The Congolese'. It was adopted in 1959. The lyrics have been written by Jacques Tondra, Georges Kibanghi and the music has been composed by Jean Royer, Joseph Spadilière.

Fast food

Around 5% of the population of The Republic of Congo are obese.

Alcohol consumption

Each year, the people of The Republic of Congo consume 2.2 litre of alcohol per capita, and this volume consists of 78.4% beer, 9.9% wine, 10.9% distilled spirits, 0.8% other alcohol.

National dish

One of the most popular national dishes of The Republic of Congo is poulet moambé.