Country information of Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso
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Capital
Ouagadougou

Geography Burkina Faso

Continent:
Africa
Country:
Burkina Faso
Size:
274.000 kmĀ²
Coordinates:
13 00 Nord, 2 00 West
Height:
Lowest point : Mouhoun (Black Volta) River 200 m
Highest point : Tena Kourou 749 m
Location:
Western Africa, north of Ghana

Population Burkina Faso

Population count:
13.574.820
Languages:
French (official), native African languages belonging to Sudanic family spoken by 90% of the population

Economy Burkina Faso

Currency:
Communaute Financiere Africaine franc (XOF); note - responsible authority is the Central Bank of the West African States
Currency symbol:
XOF

Miscellaneous Burkina Faso

Car registration plate:
BF
Internet sign / top-level domain:
.bf

Flags of Burkina Faso

National flag