Mbomou is one of the sixteen prefectures of the Central African Republic.[1][2] It covers an area of 61,150 square kilometres (23,610 sq mi) and has a population of 132,740 (2003 census), giving a population density of only 2.2 inhabitants per square kilometre. The capital is Bangassou. Nearby are the Kembe Falls on the River Kotto. The prefecture is governed by Pierrette Benguere.

Mbomou
Mbomou, prefecture of Central African Republic
Mbomou, prefecture of Central African Republic
Sub-prefectures of Mbomou
Sub-prefectures of Mbomou
CountryCentral African Republic
CapitalBangassou
Area
 • Total61,150 km2 (23,610 sq mi)
Population
 (2003 census)
 • Total164,009
 • Density2.7/km2 (6.9/sq mi)
Mbomou can also refer to the Mbomou River.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population Prefecture". stat-centrafrique.com. Retrieved 31 January 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ "Central African Republic Prefectures". statoids.com. Retrieved 31 January 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

Coordinates: 5°00′N 23°30′E / 5.000°N 23.500°E / 5.000; 23.500