The Rebublic of Chad

Officially known as the Republic of Chad, Chad is a country located in north-central Africa.

Chad is bordered on the north by Libya, on the south by the Central African Republic, on the east by the Republic of Sudan, on the southwest by Cameroon, and on the west by Nigeria and Niger. The country is sometimes referred to as the "Dead Heart of Africa' because of its proximity with the deserts.

The country has an area of 495,753 square miles, with a land boundary length of 3,708 miles.

What is the population of Chad?
According to the census conducted in 2009, the estimated population of Chad is 10,329,208. The birth rate is estimated at 48.28 per 1,000 people and the death rate at 15.4 per 1,000 people. The population growth rate is about 2.92%.


Food in Chad has a lot of grain in it. The grain is called boule. It is orange and looks like cheese balls. They also drink red, black, and green tea. We, in America mostly drink green tea. It is a little sweet, but good for your body.


Chad's favorite sports are football and cricket. Tyler Thigpen was going to retire. He was one of their best player on the football team. Pennington, number 34, had a shoulder injury. Patrick Ramsey, number 31, replaced Pennington.


There are 12 different holiday celebrations in Chad. Some of the holidays are: National Day is celebrated April 13. It is to honor Chads Independence. Chad celebrates Labor day on May 1. Independence day is celebrated August 11. Chad also celebrates New Years on January 1.


Chad speaks French, Arabic, and Chadian Arabic. Chad's sign language is like Nigerien sign language. Andrew Foster introduced American Sign Language (A.S.L) in the 1960s. And now Chad knows A.S.L.


They have important classical Chadian religion. Most African religions involve belief in supreme being who created the world and it`s inhabits. As a result, shrines to a high are uncommon.

Famos People

Greenway, 31 years old, is a famous football player. Brannon, 35 years old, is a famous T.V Actor. Butler, 40 years old, is a famous Drummer.


In the South, rain fall is higher and on average, regions receives over 1,000mm. Across the north, east, and central there are arid or semi arid areas. Farmers rely on grazing livestock across wide areas. Across northern third of the country, in the Saharan zone.


Weavers make baskets. Artisan will use dyes made of flowers, roots of local plants. Clay pots can keep water cool in the hottest weather because of the water in its seeps out through the microscopic pores of the clay


I could not find any thing for music in Chad.


It has very traditional dances.

Fun Facts About Chad