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Public Holidays in the Central African Republic

Central African Republic Public And National Holidays

List of Public Holidays in the Central African Republic, national holiday celebrations, bank holidays, official holiday calendar, legal holidays, religious festivals for the year 2019.

The CAR or the Central Asian Republic is Central Asia’s landlocked country. Majority of its parts is consists of the plateau (a flat piece of land almost 941 meters above the sea). In 2008, the estimated population of this country is over 4.4 million with the area 620,000 sq. Kilometers.  It shares its border with Chad in the East, Sudan in the Northeast, South Sudan in the East, Cameroon in the West, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo in the south. The south region of CAR is stuffed with thick forest and considered as the home of rare gorillas. Bouar, Zinga, and Ouadda are some of the most important towns.

The people of the Central African Republic are the very charm and respect all religious and national occasion and celebrate all these events with minorities to morally support them

Public Holidays in the Central African Republic

Day Date Holiday Comments
Tuesday January 01 New Year’s Day Observance
Friday March 29 Boganda Day
Sunday April 14 Palm Sunday Observance
Monday April 22 Easter Monday Monday after Easter Sunday
Wednesday May 01 Labour Day International Workers Day
Thursday May 30 Ascension Day 40 Days after Easter
Wednesday June 05 Korité End of Ramadan
Monday June 10 Whit Monday 7th Monday after Easter
Sunday June 30 General Prayer Day
Monday August 12 Tabaski Feast of Sacrifice
Tuesday August 13 Independence Day
Thursday August 15 Assumption Day
Friday November 01 All Saint’s Day
Sunday December 01 Republic Day National Day
Wednesday December 25 Christmas Day Public holiday
Thursday December 26 Boxing Day Observance

Central African Republic – Statistics & Facts

President of the Central African Republic

Faustin-Archange Touadéra is the current President of the Central Asian Republic and elected in 2016, on March-30. He was elected after the second round of voting against former Prime Minister Anicet Georges Dologuelé.

Prime Minister of Central African Republic

Simplice Sarandji was born in 1995, on April-04 and serves as the Prime Minister of Central African Republic from 2 April 2016 to 27 February 2019.

The Population of the Central African Republic

According to an estimate in 2016, the total population of the Central African Republic is consists of almost 4.6 million individuals.

Flag of Central African Republic

The current national flag of Central African Republic is consist of four horizontal bars of blue, white, green, and yellow, and a red vertical bar diving them into equal halves along with five-pointed yellow star located in the top left corner.

National Flag of Central African Republic

The Currency of the Central African Republic

The national currency of the Central African CFA franc. The official code for currency is XAF.

Currency of the Central African Republic

The Religion of the Central African Republic

Majority of its population belongs to Christianity, almost 9% adhere to Islam, about 10% are irreligious. Read more about Christian holidays.church in Central African Republic

Dialing code of Central African Republic

The international dialing code of CAR is +236.

Crime Rate of Central African Republic

The central Asian Republic has crime index 86.52 and safety index 13.48 in the world.

Famous Airport of Central African Republic

Some of the busiest airports of CAR are Alindao Airport which serves Alindao city, Bakouma Airport which serves Bakouma city, Bambari Airport which serves Bambari city, Bangassou Airport which serves Bangassou city, and Bangui M’Poko International Airport which serves Bangui city.

Top Destinations Central African Republic

The Central African Republic is one of the richest countries in the world. There are many different places that are packed with beauty and worth a trip including Bangui Center, Zinga, Manovo-Gounda St Floris National Park, Dzanga-Ndoki National Park, Boali Waterfalls, Chinko Nature Reserve, Bouar Megaliths, Kembe, Lobaye, Birao, Mbaiki, Bamingui, Bimbo, and Berberati.

Area of Central African Republic

The total area of the Central African Republic is almost 622,980 sq. Kilometers.

GDP of Central African Republic

In 2017, the estimated GDP of Central African Republic is 1.95 billion US dollars which is equivalent to 0.01% of the total world’s economy.

Sports of Central African Republic

Like many European countries, Football is one of the most played sports in the Central African Republic.

 

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