Middle Africa is a core region of the African continent comprising Angola, Cameroon, the Central African Republic, Chad, the Republic of the Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, and Sao Tome and Principe.The region is home to over 120 million people.
Democratic Republic of the Congo is the most-populated country in the region; it has a population of 71,712,867. The least-populous of the Middle African countries is Sao Tome and Principe.
Middle Africa is primarily inhabited by the Bantu peoples. The major languages spoken in the region include Chadic and Nilo-Saharan languages. Christianity is the pre-dominant religion; however, a blend of traditional religions is also practiced in the region.
Last Updated on: March 18, 2017