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Burkinabe Symbols

  • Animal: White Stallion
  • Coat of Arms:

    Flag of Burkina Faso

  • Coat of Arms: The Burkina Faso coat of arms is composed of a shield based on the national flag supported by two white stallions. The name of the country is displayed above the shield, while the national motto rests below.
  • Flag of Burkina Faso
  • Motto: "Unite-Progres-Justice" ("Unity, Progress, Justice")

Burkina Faso's Information

Flag of Burkina Faso
Land Area 273,800 km2
Water Area 400 km2
Total Area 274,200km2 (#74)
Population 19,512,533 (#59)
Population Density 71.27/km2
Government Type Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $32.99 Billion
GDP Per Capita 1,800$
Currency Franc (XOF)
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This page was last updated on September 29, 2015.