Rwanda Country Code +250

Country calling code +250

Alpha-2 Code RW

Alpha-3 Code RWA

About Rwanda

Rwanda (/ruˈɑːndə, -ˈæn-/ (About this soundlisten); Kinyarwanda: u Rwanda [u.ɾɡwaː.nda] (About this soundlisten)), formerly Ruanda, officially the Republic of Rwanda (Kinyarwanda: Repubulika y'u Rwanda; Swahili: Jamhuri ya Rwanda; French: République du Rwanda or République Rwandaise), is a landlocked country in the Great Rift Valley where the African Great Lakes region and East Africa converge. One of the smallest countries on the African mainland, its capital city is Kigali. Located a few degrees south of the Equator, Rwanda is bordered by Uganda, Tanzania, Burundi, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It is highly elevated with its geography dominated by mountains in the west and savanna to the east, with numerous lakes throughout the country. The climate is temperate to subtropical, with two rainy seasons and two dry seasons each year. Rwanda has a population of over 12.6 million living on 26,338 km2 of land, and is the most densely populated mainland African country...

Rwanda Statistics

  • LAT/LONG: 1°56'49"S / 29°52'35"E
  • CAPITAL: Kigali
  • POPULATION: 12,853,962
  • AREA: 24,670 Km2
  • GDP: $9,135,454,442
  • TELEPHONES: 44,400
  • INTERNET USERS: 450,000

How to Call Rwanda from the US (or Canada)

Trying to call Rwanda from the U.S. (or Canada)? These simple dialing directions will help you:

  • First dial 011, the U.S. (or Canada) exit code.
  • Next dial 250, the country code for Rwanda.
  • Then dial the area code (1–3 digits — please see a sample calling code list below)
  • and finally the phone number (5–7 digits).

Travel in Rwanda

  • LANGUAGES: Kinyarwanda only (official, universal Bantu vernacular) 93.2%, Kinyarwanda and other language(s) 6.2%, French (official) and other language(s) 0.1%, English (official) and other language(s) 0.1%, Swahili (or Kiswahili, used in commercial centers) 0.02%, other 0.03%, unspecified 0.3% (2002 est.)
  • CURRENCY: Franc (RWF)

    Type C European 2-pin

    • Commonly used in Europe, South America & Asia
    • 2 pins
    • Not grounded
    • 2.5 A
    • Almost always 220 – 240 V
    • Socket compatible with plug type C

    Type J Swiss 3-pin

    • Used almost exclusively in Switzerland & Liechtenstein
    • 3 pins
    • Grounded
    • 10 A
    • 220 – 240 V
    • Socket compatible with plug types C & J

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