Koudougou is a city in 's Boulkiemdé Province. It is located 75 kilometres west of , the capital of . With 131,825 inhabitants, as of 2006, it is the third largest city by population in Burkina Faso after and Bobo Dioulasso and is mainly inhabited by the Gurunsi and Mossi ethnic groups.
Photo: Semiliki, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

The is one of three public universities in Burkina Faso. is situated 4 km west of Koudougou.

Photo: Semiliki, CC BY-SA 3.0.


12.2504° or 12° 15' 1.4" north
-2.3657° or 2° 21' 56.6" west
United Nations Location Code
303 metres (994 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 302737590
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Koudougou
  • Asturian: Koudougou
  • Belarusian: Кудугу
  • Bulgarian: Кудугу
  • Cebuano: Koudougou
  • Chinese: Koudougou
  • Chinese: 库杜古
  • Chinese: 庫杜古
  • Croatian: Koudougou
  • Czech: Koudougou
  • Danish: Koudougou
  • Dutch: Koudougou
  • Esperanto: Koudougou
  • Esperanto: Kuduguo
  • Finnish: Koudougou
  • French: Koudougou
  • Galician: Koudougou
  • Georgian: კუდუგუ
  • German: Koudougou
  • Greek: Κουντουγκού
  • Hungarian: Koudougou
  • Indonesian: Koudougou
  • Italian: Koudougou
  • Japanese: クドゥグ
  • Japanese: クドゥグー
  • Japanese: クドゥーグー
  • Korean: 쿠두구
  • Lithuanian: Koudougou
  • Lithuanian: Kudugu
  • Min Nan Chinese: Koudougou
  • Northern Frisian: Koudougou
  • Norwegian: Koudougou
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Koudougou
  • Persian: کودوگو
  • Polish: Koudougou
  • Portuguese: Koudougou
  • Romanian: Koudougou
  • Russian: Кудугу
  • Spanish: Koudougou
  • Swedish: Koudougou
  • Thai: คูดูกู
  • Turkish: Koudougou
  • Ukrainian: Кудугу
  • Urdu: کؤدؤگؤ
  • Volapük: Koudougou
  • Waray (Philippines): Koudougou
  • Kondougou

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