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Centre-Nord

Region in Burkina Faso

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NameStatusPopulation
Census
1985-12-10
Population
Census
1996-12-10
Population
Census
2006-12-09
Population
Census
2019-11-16
Centre-NordRegion730,149928,3211,202,0251,872,126
BamProvince162,575211,551275,191473,955
NamentengaProvince199,850252,738328,820512,529
SanmatengaProvince367,724464,032598,014885,642
Burkina FasoRepublic7,964,70510,312,60914,017,26220,487,979

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

Explanation: The figures for 2019 are preliminary. Due to the security situation during the 2019 census, population figures for 7 communes in Burkina Faso were completely estimated and counts were enhanced by estimates in the case of 31 communes. 313 Burkinabè communes were fully counted.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2019)
Males887,717
Females984,409
Age Groups (C 2006)
0-14 years589,095
15-64 years562,882
65+ years42,813
Urbanization (C 2019)
Rural1,671,339
Urban200,787