Burkina Faso


Point Information
Country Name Burkina Faso
Short Name Burkina Faso
Capital Ouagadougou
Largest city Ouagadougou
Official languages French
National Languages Mòoré, Fula, Dioula
Religion 60.5% Islam, 23.2% Christianity, 15.3% Indigenous beliefs, 1.0% Irreligious and others
Demonym(s) Burkinabé, Burkinabè, Burkinese
Government Unitary semi-presidential constitutional republic
President Roch Marc Christian Kaboré
Vice President Prime Minister – Christophe Joseph Marie Dabiré
House Speaker Alassane Bala Sakandé
Chief Justice Jean Emile Somda
Total Area 274,200 km2 (105,900 sq mi)
Water (%) 0.146%
Total Land Area (%) 273,799.66 km2
Population 21,510,181 (2020 estimate)
GDP (PPP) $45.339 billion (2020 estimate)
GDP (Nominal) $16.226 billion (2020 estimate)
Currency West African CFA  franc (XOF)
Time zone UTC (GMT)
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Mains Electricity 220 V – 50 Hz
Driving side right
Calling code +226
ISO 3166 code BF
Internet TLD .bf
Political Parties African Independence Party (Touré)

Alliance for Democracy and Federation-African Democratic Rally

Congress for Democracy and Progress

Convention for Democracy and Federation

Independence Day 5 August 1960
Tallest Building Ramada Pearl Hotel

Immeuble EBOMAF

Sofitel Hotel

BCEAO Building

Richest Persons


Top Website Iso.bf















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