Chad Facts

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Flag of Chad
National Flag of Chad

Interesting facts about Chad

  • Official Name: Republic of Chad
  • Form of Government: Dominant-party presidential republic
  • GDP: 11.27 billion USD (2018)
  • Capital: N’Djamena
  • Population: 15.48 million (2018)
  • Official Languages: French, Arabic
  • Currency: Central African CFA franc
  • Timezone: GMT+1
  • Area: 1.284 million km²
  • Dialing Code: +235
  • Major Mountain Ranges: Emi Koussi, Ehi Atroun,Ehi Soo Doma,Madagala
  • Major Rivers: Chari,Logone,Bahr,Ouham,Nana
  • Continent: Africa
  • Border Countries: It is bordered by Libya to the northwest, Sudan to the east, the Central African Republic to the south, Cameroon and Nigeria to the southwest, and Niger to the west.

Map of Chad

National Symbols of Chad

  • National Animal: Lion
  • National Flower: Gerbera Daisy Flower