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Places in Burkina Faso

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Facts and figures about Burkina Faso at a glance

Burkina Faso is a sovereign country on the continent of Africa. Burkina Faso covers a total area of 274,200.0 km2 and has a population of approximately 16,241,811 people.

The capital of Burkina Faso is Ouagadougou (Ouagadougou) with a population of 1,086,505 people.

Facts and figures about Burkina Faso
CountryCodeAreaPopulationP/km2
Burkina FasoBF274,200.0 km216,241,811 people59.2

Population density in Burkina Faso
Population density
59.2 p/km2 (very low)
Very low population density in Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso: Very low population density

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Map of Burkina Faso

Map of Burkina Faso

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Information on Burkina Faso

Information on Burkina Faso
NameOfficial nameCodeStatusRegionsCapitalContinent
Burkina FasoBurkina FasoBFSovereign country13 Ouagadougou OuagadougouAfrica

Time in Burkina Faso

Time in Burkina Faso
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sat, 23 Sep 2017 - 3:38amNoSat, 23 Sep 2017 - 3:38amUTCAfrica/Ouagadougou

Currency in Burkina Faso

Currency in Burkina Faso
CurrencyAbbreviation
FrancXOF

Languages in Burkina Faso

Languages in Burkina Faso
Languages
French

Neighbouring countries of Burkina Faso

Neighbouring countries of Burkina Faso
Neighbouring countries
Benin, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Mali, Niger, Togo

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Telecommunication in Burkina Faso

Telecommunication in Burkina Faso
International calling codeInternet top level domain (TLD)
+226.bf

Latitude & Longitude of Burkina Faso

Latitude & Longitude of Burkina Faso
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map12°30'00.0"N (12.5000000°)1°40'00.0"W (-1.6666700°)

Regions in Burkina Faso

Regions in Burkina Faso
Regions
There are 13 primary administrative regions in Burkina Faso. Have a closer look at the regions in Burkina Faso.

Largest places in Burkina Faso

There are 2 places in Burkina Faso with a population of more than 100,000 people.
Largest places in Burkina Faso
PlaceNoPopulation
Ouagadougou Ouagadougou1.1,086,505
Bobo-Dioulasso Bobo-Dioulasso2.360,106

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External sources of information on Burkina Faso

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