The Republic of Chad is a landlocked country in Central Africa that is bordered by Libya to the north, Sudan to the east, the Central African Republic to the south, Cameroon and Nigeria to the southwest and Niger to the west. It is the fifth largest country in Africa in terms of area with a population of 13,670,084 (2015). Chad has several regions: a desert zone in the north, an arid Sahelian belt in the centre, and a more fertile Sudanian Savanna zone in the south. Lake Chad, after which the country is named, is the largest wetland in Chad and the second-largest in Africa. Chad's official languages are Arabic and French and the country is home to over 200 different ethnic and linguistic groups. The major religions of Chad are Islam (at 55%), followed by Christianity (at 40%).

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