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Geography Statistics of Burkina Faso

  • Coastline: 0 km landlocked (0 miles)
  • Land Area:
    (land) 105,714 sq miles (273,800 sq km)
    (water) 154 sq miles (400 sq km)
    (TOTAL) 105,869 sq miles (274,200 sq km)

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  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: There are 45 provinces, including: Bale, Bam, Banwa, Bazega, Bougouriba, Boulgou, Boulkiemde, Comoe, Ganzourgou, Gnagna, Gourma, Houet, Ioba, Kadiogo, Kenedougou, Komondjari, Kompienga, Kossi, Koulpelogo, Kouritenga, Kourweogo, Leraba, Loroum, Mouhoun, Namentenga, Nahouri, Nayala, Noumbiel, Oubritenga, Oudalan, Passore, Poni, Sanguie, Sanmatenga, Seno, Sissili, Soum, Sourou, Tapoa, Tuy, Yagha, Yatenga, Ziro, Zondoma, Zoundweogo
  • Horizontal Width: 266.21 miles (428.43 km) from Bobo-Dioulasso east to Tenkodogo
  • Vertical Length: 207.47 miles (333.9 km) from Gorom Gorom south to Tenkodogo

    Note: Lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
  • Bordering Countries: (6) Benin, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Mali, Niger, Togo
  • Geographic Center: About 12.17 miles (19.58 km) east of Ouagadougou
  • Highest Point: Tena Kouron 2,451 ft. (747 m)
  • Lowest Point: Mouhoun (Black Volta) River 656 ft. (200 m)
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