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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

DayDateHolidayComments
TuesdayJanuary 01New Year’s DayObservance
FridayMarch 29Boganda Day
SundayApril 14Palm SundayObservance
MondayApril 22Easter MondayMonday after Easter Sunday
WednesdayMay 01Labour DayInternational Workers Day
ThursdayMay 30Ascension Day40 Days after Easter
WednesdayJune 05KoritéEnd of Ramadan
MondayJune 10Whit Monday7th Monday after Easter
SundayJune 30General Prayer Day
MondayAugust 12TabaskiFeast of Sacrifice
TuesdayAugust 13Independence Day
ThursdayAugust 15Assumption Day
FridayNovember 01All Saint’s Day
SundayDecember 01Republic DayNational Day
WednesdayDecember 25Christmas DayPublic holiday
ThursdayDecember 26Boxing DayObservance

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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