Kasai Province

province in Democratic Republic of the Congo
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Kasaï Province is one of the 26 provinces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Its capital is Tshikapa.

Kasaï
Province du Kasaï
Location of Kasaï
Coordinates: 5°21′S 21°25′E / 5.350°S 21.417°E / -5.350; 21.417Coordinates: 5°21′S 21°25′E / 5.350°S 21.417°E / -5.350; 21.417
Country Democratic Republic of the Congo
Created2015
Named forKasai River
CapitalTshikapa
Area
 • Total95,631 km2 (36,923 sq mi)
Population
 (2005 est.)
 • Total3,199,891
 • Density33/km2 (87/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (Central Africa Time)
Official languageFrench
Regional languageTshiluba
Websitewww.kasai.cd

It was made in 2015 from parts of the former Kasaï-Occidental province.

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