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Central African Republic

Country Information

Following data from World Bank Databank and Wikipedia. Latest update 25 September 2012, 05:21 PM
Country Area (sq. km): 622,984
Agriland (sq. km): 52,350
Forest (sq. km): 226,050
Population: 4,422,000
Population 0-14: 40.39%
Population 15-64: 55.64%
Population over 64: 3.97%
Population growth (annual %): 1.90%

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Earthquakes

Relevant earthquakes during the last years (in terms of magnitude, depth and estimated population affected within 60km).

No recent major earthquakes in this country or around this country.

Storms

Storms information are collected from NASA-TRMM, NHC, JTWC, CPHC, IBTrACS-WMO.

No storms close to this country.

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Floods

Floods information have been extracted from the Dartmouth Flood Observatory.

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Volcanoes

Volcanoes information have been extracted from Smithsonian Institution - Global Volcanism Program.

No volcanoes in this country.

Central African RepublicJANFEBMARAPRMAYJUNJULAUGSEPOCTNOVDEC
                                               
Severe weatherstorm    storm                            storm   
Rainy season                       
Flood                           
Sowing / planting    yamsyams, main maize    cassava, ricecassava, sorghum, millet, ricemillet, rice2nd maize, rice             
Harvestingcassava, yams                    main maize, yams    millet, sorghum, yams, ricecassava, 2nd maize, rice, yams
Lean season                                   

The following maps have been collected from UNOSAT, WFP, ITHACA and ReliefWeb.

published the 02 Mar 2020

Central Africa Republic: Local storm (as of 2 March 2020)

Central Africa Republic: Local storm (as of 2 March 2020)
source: ReliefWeb
file type: n.a., file size: n.a.
published the 28 Feb 2020

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC, GENERAL LOGISTICS PLANNING MAP, 24 FEBRUARY 2020

source: GLCSC
file type: PDF, file size: 18.6MB
published the 15 Jul 2020

Central African Republic, General Logistics Planning Map, 15 July 2020

Central African Republic, General Logistics Planning Map, 15 July 2020
source: GLCSC
file type: PDF, file size: 1.63MB
published the 12 Apr 2020

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC, UNHAS ROUTES, 04 March 2020

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC, UNHAS ROUTES, 04 March 2020
source: GLCSC
file type: PNG, file size: 0.41MB
published the 03 Jul 2020

Central African Republic - CAR, Ndele - Daha Corridor, 02 July 2020

Central African Republic - CAR, Ndele - Daha Corridor, 02 July 2020
source: WFP
file type: JPG, file size: 1.19MB
published the 12 Dec 2020

Central African Republic, Population Displacement, 11 DECEMBER 2020

Central African Republic, Population Displacement, 11 DECEMBER 2020
source: WFP
file type: JPG, file size: 1.66MB

Hazards statistics are based on EM-DATABASE.

No hazards statistics data for this country.

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