Katanga Province

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Katanga Province

Province du Katanga
Location of Katanga Province
Coordinates: 11°08′S 27°06′E / 11.133°S 27.100°E / -11.133; 27.100Coordinates: 11°08′S 27°06′E / 11.133°S 27.100°E / -11.133; 27.100
Kintra Democratic Republic o the Congo
CaipitalLubumbashi
Lairgest ceetyLubumbashi
Govrenment
 • GovrenorMoïse Katumbi Chapwe
Area
 • Total496,871 km2 (191,843 sq mi)
Population
 (2010 est.)
 • Tot5,608,683
 • Density11/km2 (29/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Katangese
Offeecial leidFrench
Naitional leids spokenSwahili
Wabsteidkatanga.cd

Katanga is ane o the provinces o the Democratic Republic o the Congo. Atween 1971 an 1997 (durin the rule o Mobutu Sese Seko when Congo wis kent as Zaire), its offeecial name was Shaba Province.