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Complete details about Burkina Faso in Africa with capital city Ouagadougou

Country NameBurkina Faso (Burkina Faso)
Country CodeBFA
Capital CityOuagadougou
ContinentAfrica
RegionWestern Africa
Independence Year1960
Population11937000
Surface Area274000.0
Life Expectancy46.7 years
GNP2425.0 (old 2201.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Busansi     (3.5%)
Dagara     (3.1%)
Dyula     (2.6%)
Ful     (9.7%)
Gurma     (5.7%)
Mossi     (50.2%)

Major Cities

Ouagadougou, Kadiogo     (population 824000)
Bobo-Dioulasso, Houet     (population 300000)
Koudougou, Boulkiemdé     (population 105000)

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From @africargroup on Mon Jun 26 09:46:07 EDT 2017 Pontiac Vibe à vendre sur CarSugu! Cliquez-ici... https://t.co/dqHmk8BI30
From @solucoesdesolo on Mon Jun 26 09:45:07 EDT 2017 RT @SoilSolutions: [Documentary] Gold Dust - Exposing The Inhumane Conditions Of Burkina Faso's Gold Mineshttp://buff.ly/2s438BI
From @kitsay on Mon Jun 26 09:43:33 EDT 2017 RT @Ashoka: "My vision is that there will be zero young people in prison in Burkina Faso by 2050.? -Hado Sawadogo #EverydayChangemaking #Af?
From @ThinkTankThuto on Mon Jun 26 09:43:05 EDT 2017 "My vision is that there will be zero young people in prison in Burkina Faso by 2050.? -Hado Sawadogo? https://t.co/VllLjeDvxp
From @RulliDeAngel on Mon Jun 26 09:42:56 EDT 2017 @sebastianrulli Feliz inicio de semana Sebas con Bendiciones y mucho amor... Te quiero ? Besos desde Burkina Faso ? ?
From @Alisetter on Mon Jun 26 09:41:11 EDT 2017 [Recordando] Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, siempre en mi corazón https://t.co/A0cNtB2sA5 #africa #burkinafaso #destinos
From @Soil_and_Dust on Mon Jun 26 09:40:22 EDT 2017 RT @SoilSolutions: [Documentary] Gold Dust - Exposing The Inhumane Conditions Of Burkina Faso's Gold Mineshttp://buff.ly/2s438BI
From @Ashoka on Mon Jun 26 09:40:12 EDT 2017 "My vision is that there will be zero young people in prison in Burkina Faso by 2050.? -Hado Sawadogo? https://t.co/sstjOPk74o
From @planetic on Mon Jun 26 09:39:10 EDT 2017 RT @Mairiedu2: L'association @planetic Philanthropie sensibilise à la question de la #pauvreté et accès à l'#éducation en #Inde et au #Burk?
From @EchefunaMbanusi on Mon Jun 26 09:34:02 EDT 2017 RT @TheAfricanVault: The Late Thomas Sankara of Burkina Faso was one of the few African Presidents to support women empowerment. https://t.?
From @BrianKilleen49 on Mon Jun 26 09:33:30 EDT 2017 RT @SoilSolutions: [Documentary] Gold Dust - Exposing The Inhumane Conditions Of Burkina Faso's Gold Mineshttp://buff.ly/2s438BI
From @BurkinaBot on Mon Jun 26 09:25:07 EDT 2017 RT @initiativeppp: #Burkina Faso: projet de loi sur l'allègement des conditions d?exécution des partenariats public-privé #PPP https://t.co?
From @initiativeppp on Mon Jun 26 09:22:32 EDT 2017 #Burkina Faso: projet de loi sur l'allègement des conditions d?exécution des partenariats public-privé #PPP https://t.co/3puErsZJOl