Burkina Faso

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Burkina Faso, formerly Upper Volta, is a landlocked country in . It is surrounded by six countries: to the north, to the east, to the south east, and to the south, and to the south west.

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is the capital of and the nation's cultural & economic centre.
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is a town in is located between two very large barrages.

With a population of more than half a million, is the second largest city in Burkina Faso.
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is the Sahelian region of , along the border of and .
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The of is in the southwest of the country.
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The is the central region of .
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the arid, easternmost part of .

Burkina Faso

  • Location:  ,
  • Population:  16,200,000
  • Latitude of center:  12° 34' 33.6" (12.576°) north
  • Longitude of center:  1° 36' 14.4" (1.604°) west
  • Elevation:  313 meters (1,027 feet)
  • Capital: 
  • Area:  274,200 km² (105,869 miles²)
  • Language:  French
  • Currency:  Franc (XOF)
  • Phone code:  226
  • Internet domain:  .bf
  • Neighbors:  , , , , ,
  • Wikidata:  Burkina Faso
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Burkina Faso

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Afrikaans:  Boerkina Fasso Akan:  Bɔkina Faso Amharic:  ቡርኪና ፋሶ Arabic:  بوركينا فاسو Armenian:  Բուրկինա Ֆասո Arpitan:  Burkina Fasô Asturian:  Burkina Fasu Azerbaijani:  Burkina-Faso Bambara:  Burukina Faso Banjar:  Burkina Paso Bashkir:  Буркина-Фасо Belarusian:  Буркіна-Фасо Bengali:  বুরকিনা ফাসো Bengali:  বুর্কিনা ফাসো Bihari :  बुर्किना फासो Bishnupriya:  বুর্কিনা ফাসো Bulgarian:  Буркина Фасо Burmese:  ဘာကီးနားဖားဆိုနိုင်ငံ Central Khmer:  ប៊ូរគីណាហ្វាសូ Central Kurdish:  بورکینافاسۆ Chechen:  Буркина-Фасо Chinese:  布吉納法索 Chinese:  布基纳法索 Chuvash:  Буркина Фасо Dhivehi:  ބުރުކީނާ ފާސޯ Egyptian Arabic:  بوركينا فاسو Esperanto:  Burkino Ewe:  Burkina Faso nutome Extremaduran:  Burquina Fasu Fulah:  Burkibaa Faaso Galician:  Burquina Faso Ganda:  Burukina Faso Georgian:  ბურკინა-ფასო Georgian:  ბურკინა ფასო Greek:  Μπουρκίνα Φάσο Gujarati:  બુર્કિના ફાસો Haitian:  Boukinafaso Hausa:  Burkina faso Hawaiian:  Burakina Faso Hebrew:  בורקינה פאסו Hindi:  बर्किना फासो Hindi:  बुर्किना फ़ासो Hindi:  बुर्किना फासो Icelandic:  Burkína Fasó Icelandic:  Búrkína Fasó Irish:  Buircíne Fasó Japanese:  ブルキナファソ Kalmyk:  Буркинапасин Орн Kannada:  ಬುರ್ಕಿನಾ ಫಾಸೋ Kannada:  ಬುರ್ಕೀನ ಫಾಸೊ Kashmiri:  बुर्कीना-फासो Kazakh:  Буркина Фасо Kikuyu:  Bukinafaso Kinyarwanda:  Burukina Faso Kirghiz:  Буркина-Фасо Korean:  부르키나 파소 Korean:  부르키나파소 Kurdish:  Burkîna Faso Kurdish:  بورکینافاسۆ Lao:  ເບີກິນາຟາໂຊ Latin:  Burcina Faso Latvian:  Burkinafaso Ligurian:  Borkinn-a Fäso Lingala:  Bukina Faso Lithuanian:  Burkina Fasas Luba-Katanga:  Bukinafaso Macedonian:  Буркина Фасо Malagasy:  Borkina Faso Malayalam:  ബുര്‍ക്കിനാ ഫാസോ Malayalam:  ബർക്കിനാ ഫാസോ Marathi:  बर्किना फासो Marathi:  बुर्किना फासो Mazanderani:  بورکینافاسو Mingrelian:  ბურკინა-ფასო Mongolian:  Буркина Фасо Nahuatl languages:  Burquina Faso Nauru:  Burkinabato Nepali:  बर्किना फासो Nepali:  बुर्किना फासो Newari:  बुर्किना फासो North Ndebele:  Bhukina Faso Northern Luri:  بورکینافاسو Oriya:  ବୁରକିନା ଫାସୋ Oriya:  ବୁର୍କିନୋ ଫାସୋ Oromo:  Burkinaa Faasoo Ossetian:  Буркина Фасо Pali:  बुर्कीना-फासो Panjabi:  ਬੁਰਕੀਨਾ ਫ਼ਾਸੋ Persian:  بورکینا فاسو Persian:  بورکینافاسو Portuguese:  Burkina Fasso Portuguese:  Burquina Faso Pushto:  بورکینا فاسو Quechua:  Burkina Phasu Romanian:  Burkina Fasso Rundi:  Burukina Faso Russia Buriat:  Буркино-Фасо Russian:  Буркина-Фасо Russian:  Буркина Фасо Rusyn:  Буркіна Фасо Samogitian:  Borkėna Fasos Sanskrit:  बुर्कीना-फासो Scottish Gaelic:  Buirciona Faso Serbian:  Буркина Фасо Shona:  Bukinafaso Sicilian:  Burchina Fasu Sinhala:  බර්කිනා ෆාසෝ Slovak:  Burkina Somali:  Burkiina Faaso Spanish:  Burkina Fasso (Alto Volta) Swahili:  Bukinafaso Swati:  IBhukhina-Faso Tajik:  Буркина Фасо Tamil:  புர்கினா ஃபாஸோ Tamil:  புர்க்கினா பாசோ Tatar:  Буркина Фасо Telugu:  బర్కీనా ఫాసో Telugu:  బుర్కినా ఫాసో Thai:  บูร์กินาฟาโซ Thai:  ประเทศบูร์กินาฟาโซ Tibetan:  བརཀི་ན། ཕསོ། Tibetan:  བུར་ཀི་ན་ཕ་སོ། Tigrinya:  ቡርኪና ፋሶ Tonga:  Pekano Faso Turkmen:  Burkina-Faso Uighur:  بۇركىنا فاسو Ukrainian:  Буркіна-Фасо Ukrainian:  Буркіна Фасо Urdu:  برکینا فاسو Vietnamese:  Buốc-ki-na Pha-xô (Burkina Faso) Vietnamese:  Buốc-ki-na Pha-xô Volapük:  Burkinän Welsh:  Bwrcina Ffaso Western Frisian:  Boerkina Faso Western Mari:  Буркина Фасо Western Panjabi:  برکینا فاسو Wolof:  Burkinaa Faaso Yakut:  Буркина Фасо Yiddish:  בורקינע פאסא Yoruba:  Bùrkínà Fasò Yoruba:  Orílẹ́ède Bùùkíná Fasò Yue Chinese:  布基納法索 Zulu:  IBukhina Faso Zulu:  i-Burkina Faso Republic of Upper Volta République Voltaïque République de Haute-Volta Volta Republic Volta Superior Voltaic Republic

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