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Burkina Faso overview

Burkina Faso is a country in Africa and his population is 16,241,811 inhabitants over an area of 274,200 km2. Burkina Faso capital is Ouagadougou and his main time zone (in capitale) is Africa/Ouagadougou.

Burkina Faso iso 3166 codes are BF (alpha-2), BFA (alpha-3) and 854 (numeric). Burkina Faso FIPS code is UV. Burkina Faso currency is Franc and the dialing code is +226.

Burkina Faso postal format is : - ( ).

Administrative divisions in Burkina Faso : 13 Regions, 45 Provinces, 351 Communes.

Largest cities in Burkina Faso are : Ouagadougou, Bobo-Dioulasso, Koudougou, Ouahigouya, Banfora, Dédougou, Kaya, Dori, Tenkodogo, Réo.

Local time :
Local time
Capital :
Ouagadougou
Population :
16,241,811
Area :
274,200 km2
Iso code :
BF
dialing code :
226
Currency :
Franc

Largest cities in Burkina Faso

CountryBurkina Faso
ContinentAfrica
CapitalOuagadougou
Iso codesBF / BFA / 854
Time zoneAfrica/Ouagadougou
Total area274,200 km2
Dialing code+226
CurrencyFranc
Internet tld.bf
Postal format -
GDP12 billion dollars
GDP per capita747 dollars
Neighbours countriesBenin, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Mali, Niger, Togo.

Burkina Faso administrative levels

Administrative nameAdmin levelTotal
Regions Level 113
Provinces Level 245
Communes Level 3351

Spoken languages in Burkina Faso

Airports near Ouagadougou (Capital of Burkina Faso)

AirportCityDistance
Ouagadougou AirportOuagadougou3 km
Bobo Dioulasso AirportBobo Dioulasso333 km

Burkina Faso first administrative level


Largest cities in Burkina Faso

CityPopulationDistance from Ouagadougou
Ouagadougou1,086,5050 km
Bobo-Dioulasso360,106329 km
Koudougou87,34791 km
Ouahigouya61,096166 km
Banfora60,288402 km
Dédougou45,341210 km
Kaya39,22994 km
Dori37,806247 km
Tenkodogo37,658143 km
Réo37,535102 km
Houndé36,593236 km
Fada N'gourma33,910209 km
Koupéla32,052130 km
Kombissiri30,13740 km
Garango29,076124 km
Nouna29,048256 km
Léo26,884154 km
Kongoussi26,338107 km
Diapaga26,013363 km
Kokologo25,95843 km
Gaoua25,104297 km
Zorgo23,892101 km
Yako22,904103 km
Djibo22,223193 km
Titao19,131166 km
Orodara18,632403 km
17,924140 km
Tougan17,590184 km
Boulsa17,489109 km
Gourcy16,765130 km
Boussé15,86851 km
Manga15,17393 km
Boromo13,157167 km
Diébougou12,732244 km
Ziniaré12,70335 km
Toma12,401155 km
Dano11,153214 km
Salanso10,385278 km
Ouargaye10,103198 km
Bogandé9,854165 km
Pama8,902274 km
Pitmoaga7,99140 km
Gorom-Gorom6,691271 km
Goulouré6,67746 km
Batié6,483315 km
Sindou3,917439 km
Sapouy3,83794 km
Gayéri1,958223 km
Sebba0254 km
Oursi0282 km
Déou0264 km
Tin-Akoff0325 km


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