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Burkina Faso: Administrative Division

Contents: Regions and Provinces

The population of the administrative regions and provinces of Burkina Faso according to census results and latest official projections.

The Details icon links to further information about a selected division including its population structure (gender, age groups, urbanization).

NameStatusPopulation
Census
1985-12-10
Population
Census
1996-12-10
Population
Census
2006-12-09
Population
Projection
2018-07-01
Boucle du MouhounRegion913,7131,174,4561,442,7491,976,217
BaléProvince129,323168,170213,423296,750
BanwaProvince158,963215,297269,375372,067
KossiProvince182,276230,693278,546378,353
MouhounProvince175,043235,391297,350412,549
NayalaProvince116,949136,393163,433221,193
SourouProvince151,159188,512220,622295,305
CascadesRegion253,360334,303531,808822,445
ComoéProvince178,499241,376407,528645,943
LérabaProvince74,86192,927124,280176,502
CentreRegion640,108941,8941,727,3902,854,356
KadiogoProvince640,108941,8941,727,3902,854,356
Centre-EstRegion675,533853,0991,132,0161,607,993
BoulgouProvince332,920415,583543,570766,784
KoulpélogoProvince144,127187,399258,667374,239
KouritengaProvince198,486250,117329,779466,970
Centre-NordRegion730,149928,3211,202,0251,687,858
BamProvince162,575211,551275,191387,253
NamentengaProvince199,850252,738328,820462,757
SanmatengaProvince367,724464,032598,014837,848
Centre-OuestRegion787,229943,5381,186,5661,643,388
BoulkiemdéProvince365,223421,302505,206682,747
SanguiéProvince217,277249,583297,036399,993
SissiliProvince116,215153,434208,409298,630
ZiroProvince88,514119,219175,915262,018
Centre-SudRegion432,164530,696641,443871,927
BazègaProvince182,725213,824238,425311,554
NahouriProvince105,509119,739157,071221,543
ZoundwéogoProvince143,930197,133245,947338,830
EstRegion626,173853,7061,212,2841,777,738
GnagnaProvince229,152307,372408,669579,680
GourmaProvince173,714220,116305,936443,115
Komondjari (Komandjoari)Province40,63050,48479,507122,114
KompiengaProvince23,81840,76675,867125,961
TapoaProvince158,859234,968342,305506,868
Hauts-BassinsRegion743,8361,031,3771,469,6042,158,541
HouetProvince493,164672,114955,4511,401,805
KénédougouProvince142,113198,541285,695421,563
TuyProvince108,559160,722228,458335,173
NordRegion760,408955,4201,185,7961,632,149
LoroumProvince82,773111,339142,853199,654
PassoréProvince223,830271,864323,222435,834
YatengaProvince353,669444,563553,164762,041
ZondomaProvince100,136127,654166,557234,620
Plateau-CentralRegion438,596572,154696,372949,697
GanzourgouProvince195,652256,921319,380439,833
KourwéogoProvince95,246117,996138,217185,098
OubritengaProvince147,698197,237238,775324,766
SahelRegion521,911708,332968,4421,395,109
OudalanProvince106,194137,160195,964288,036
SénoProvince150,779201,760264,991374,868
SoumProvince186,812252,993347,335500,999
YaghaProvince78,126116,419160,152231,206
Sud-OuestRegion441,525485,313620,767866,662
BougouribaProvince65,09376,498101,479144,000
IobaProvince140,250161,484192,321259,413
NoumbielProvince44,42851,43170,036100,608
PoniProvince191,754195,900256,931362,641
Burkina FasoRepublic7,964,70510,312,60914,017,26220,244,080

Source: Institut National de la Statistique et de la Demographie, Burkina Faso (web).