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Burkina Faso: Municipal Division

Contents: Provinces and Communes

The population of the provinces and communes (also called departments) of Burkina Faso according to the census results.

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NameStatusPopulation
Census
2006-12-09
Population
Census
2019-11-16
BaléProvince213,423297,367
BagassiCommune33,30942,402
BanaCommune13,00019,772
BoromoCommune29,84940,228
FaraCommune37,16760,972
OuryCommune26,80535,946
Commune19,75526,994
PompoïCommune11,03214,060
PouraCommune12,02619,046
SibyCommune14,04718,545
YahoCommune16,43319,402
BamProvince275,191473,955
BourzangaCommune47,751103,266
GuibaréCommune23,45437,419
KongoussiCommune70,840121,585
NasséréCommune10,39313,154
RolloCommune27,24242,163
RoukoCommune13,62421,012
SabcéCommune23,09835,735
TikaréCommune35,69150,234
Zimtenga (Zimtanga)Commune23,09849,387
BanwaProvince269,375345,749
BalavéCommune16,20024,093
KoukaCommune59,11873,717
SamiCommune8,62913,590
SanabaCommune33,00938,021
SolenzoCommune121,819157,596
TansilaCommune30,60038,732
BazègaProvince238,425280,793
DoulougouCommune26,17830,144
GaongoCommune25,49535,759
IpelcéCommune12,97213,849
KayaoCommune33,91940,676
KombissiriCommune67,96477,738
SaponéCommune38,63744,121
ToécéCommune33,26038,506
BougouribaProvince101,479153,606
BondiguiCommune17,37429,516
DiébougouCommune42,06763,280
DoloCommune8,43110,793
IolonioroCommune20,68835,338
TiankouraCommune12,91914,679
BoulgouProvince543,570736,559
BagréCommune29,16437,849
BanéCommune23,70634,503
BéguédoCommune19,15328,088
BissigaCommune20,99726,180
Bittou (Bitou)Commune72,053102,400
BoussoumaCommune26,75435,890
GarangoCommune73,67991,158
KomtoègaCommune20,67427,146
Niaogho (Niaogo)Commune18,97525,535
TenkodogoCommune124,985157,947
ZabréCommune82,767119,320
ZoagaCommune10,81213,226
ZonséCommune19,85137,317
BoulkiemdéProvince505,206689,184
BingoCommune15,85717,149
Imasgo (Imasgho)Commune22,49827,748
KindiCommune32,69041,854
Kokologo (Kokologho)Commune39,00351,385
KoudougouCommune138,209216,774
NandialaCommune23,17731,295
NanoroCommune32,96547,908
PellaCommune19,27424,600
PoaCommune30,27932,077
RamongoCommune22,95129,511
SabouCommune45,43261,793
SigléCommune29,07335,273
SoawCommune15,99422,033
SourgouCommune13,70917,536
ThyouCommune24,09532,248
ComoéProvince407,528632,695
BanforaCommune109,824160,282
BérégadougouCommune11,88315,162
MangodaraCommune51,79967,425
MoussodougouCommune10,44017,276
NiangolokoCommune54,13876,840
OuoCommune23,50845,152
SidéradougouCommune75,397137,675
SoubakaniédougouCommune28,07337,496
TiéforaCommune42,46675,387
GanzourgouProvince319,380481,794
BoudryCommune80,027123,070
KoghoCommune15,85822,601
MéguetCommune34,78050,241
MogtédoCommune49,43773,214
SalogoCommune21,08330,689
ZamCommune40,16762,518
ZorghoCommune48,09676,423
ZoungouCommune29,93243,038
GnagnaProvince408,669675,897
BilangaCommune92,265139,837
BogandéCommune84,838128,512
CoallaCommune42,65286,921
LiptougouCommune41,82375,570
Manni (Mani)Commune68,448124,370
PiélaCommune55,61879,474
ThionCommune23,02541,213
GourmaProvince305,936437,242
DiaboCommune43,02157,445
DiapangouCommune26,51034,074
Fada N'GourmaCommune124,577187,692
MatiacoaliCommune54,51674,662
TibgaCommune30,18845,444
YambaCommune27,12437,925
HouetProvince955,4511,509,377
BamaCommune69,73885,798
Bobo-DioulassoCommune554,042983,552
DandéCommune21,30122,055
FaramanaCommune16,63917,984
Commune20,50122,463
Karangasso-Sambla (Karankasso-Sambla)Commune25,30629,887
Karangasso-Vigué (Karankasso-Vigué)Commune75,481118,339
KoundougouCommune17,17521,224
LénaCommune18,23825,387
PadémaCommune50,07961,836
PéniCommune34,05751,187
SatiriCommune35,94948,091
ToussianaCommune16,94521,574
IobaProvince192,321265,876
DanoCommune46,46964,232
DissinCommune37,77645,564
GuéguéréCommune32,69746,970
KoperCommune16,30528,637
NiegoCommune9,28512,346
OronkuaCommune21,26230,682
OuessaCommune10,24217,218
ZamboCommune18,28520,227
KadiogoProvince1,727,3903,032,668
Komki-IpalaCommune20,56222,556
KomsilgaCommune53,108101,193
KoubriCommune43,92860,802
OuagadougouCommune1,475,2232,453,496
PabréCommune27,89640,713
SaabaCommune50,885285,081
Tanghin-DassouriCommune55,17268,827
KénédougouProvince285,695399,836
BanzonCommune14,88520,045
DjigouéraCommune17,01222,765
KangalaCommune23,03733,047
KayanCommune20,25829,417
KolokoCommune19,85428,617
Kourinion (Kourignon)Commune14,54017,880
KouroumaCommune35,12251,231
MorolabaCommune20,17330,042
N'dorolaCommune30,13840,118
OrodaraCommune31,63244,679
Samoghohiri (Samogohiri)Commune6,70710,192
SamorogouanCommune35,01545,410
SindoCommune17,32226,393
Komondjari (Komandjoari)Province79,507105,584
BartiébougouCommune16,06716,929
FoutouriCommune14,68312,454
GayériCommune48,75776,201
KompiengaProvince75,867117,672
KompiengaCommune29,28645,970
MadjoariCommune9,2859,980
PamaCommune37,29661,722
KossiProvince278,546355,655
BaraniCommune47,99154,748
BomborokuyCommune14,46519,897
BourassoCommune11,74620,115
DjibassoCommune52,15763,251
DokuyCommune27,76040,576
DoumbalaCommune27,35333,323
KomboriCommune10,15513,767
MadoubaCommune6,59610,149
NounaCommune73,00689,714
SonoCommune7,31710,115
KoulpélogoProvince258,667361,586
Comin-YangaCommune40,83248,260
DourtengaCommune9,51713,770
LalgayeCommune15,10119,430
OuargayeCommune32,65842,613
Sangha (Sanga)Commune46,21954,623
SoudouguiCommune47,21392,179
YargatengaCommune40,98756,739
YondéCommune26,14033,972
KouritengaProvince329,779479,930
AndemtengaCommune49,20769,410
BaskouréCommune11,72315,884
DialgayeCommune36,89354,037
GounghinCommune35,25746,371
Kando (Cando)Commune28,28238,872
KoupélaCommune58,41191,008
PouytengaCommune75,250118,511
TensobentengaCommune20,02725,874
YargoCommune14,72919,963
KourwéogoProvince138,217181,202
BousséCommune43,35258,641
LayeCommune12,32316,624
NiouCommune26,99835,159
SourgoubilaCommune39,04448,640
ToéghinCommune16,50022,138
LérabaProvince124,280179,367
DakoroCommune13,22717,997
DounaCommune9,04614,198
KankalabaCommune9,66812,585
LoumanaCommune24,45433,778
NiankorodougouCommune34,14351,576
OuéléniCommune11,66217,979
SindouCommune18,28025,753
WolonkotoCommune3,8005,501
LoroumProvince142,853198,178
BanhCommune30,33238,521
OuindiguiCommune28,27832,855
SolléCommune17,52621,839
TitaoCommune66,717104,963
MouhounProvince297,350391,325
BondokuyCommune50,52762,179
DédougouCommune86,965123,934
DouroulaCommune12,80418,409
KonaCommune19,60627,156
OuarkoyeCommune38,83044,596
SafanéCommune48,91162,019
TchéribaCommune39,70753,032
NahouriProvince157,071195,608
GuiaroCommune19,35229,223
Commune51,55264,426
TiébéléCommune54,98560,842
ZeccoCommune9,20413,441
ZiouCommune21,97827,676
NamentengaProvince328,820512,529
BoalaCommune24,98238,204
BoulsaCommune81,967113,392
BouroumCommune46,23278,110
DargoCommune29,26642,888
NagbingouCommune16,00432,191
TougouriCommune76,824115,068
YalgoCommune31,64155,309
ZéguédéguinCommune21,90437,367
NayalaProvince163,433223,090
GassanCommune32,39744,132
GossinaCommune18,44226,237
KougnyCommune15,94922,317
TomaCommune29,45139,109
YabaCommune31,62741,369
Commune35,56749,926
NoumbielProvince70,03698,883
BatiéCommune31,96344,525
BoussoukoulaCommune7,21112,619
KpuéréCommune6,5667,373
LegmoinCommune13,38719,030
MidebdoCommune10,90915,336
OubritengaProvince238,775314,514
AbsouyaCommune26,33835,221
DapélogoCommune35,98944,933
LoumbilaCommune27,93236,455
NagréongoCommune23,31835,435
Ourgou-ManégaCommune20,48724,028
ZiniaréCommune62,97288,299
ZitengaCommune41,73950,143
OudalanProvince195,964158,146
DéouCommune25,32131,431
Gorom-GoromCommune106,34672,407
MarkoyeCommune27,47828,476
OursiCommune15,80616,999
Tin-AkoffCommune21,0138,833
PassoréProvince323,222457,781
Arbollé (Arbolé)Commune45,84860,250
BagaréCommune23,31133,323
BokinCommune54,54481,160
GomponsomCommune18,26827,064
KirsiCommune19,01929,799
Lâ-TodinCommune28,19239,109
PilimpikouCommune17,27723,445
SambaCommune35,83746,228
YakoCommune80,926117,403
PoniProvince256,931355,665
Bouroum-BouroumCommune10,23113,929
BousséraCommune17,83418,132
DjigouéCommune20,31939,224
GaouaCommune52,73377,973
Gbomblora (Gomblora)Commune18,79325,161
KamptiCommune43,85064,883
LoropéniCommune45,19161,919
MalbaCommune11,39912,677
NakoCommune27,91631,843
Périgban (Pérignan)Commune8,6659,924
SanguiéProvince297,036391,520
DassaCommune14,69920,409
DidyrCommune40,95553,343
GodyrCommune19,36423,819
KordiéCommune18,28126,219
KyonCommune20,39024,469
PouniCommune39,23657,066
RéoCommune61,96075,864
TénadoCommune45,50660,165
ZamoCommune15,54822,856
ZawaraCommune21,09727,310
SanmatengaProvince598,014885,642
BarsaloghoCommune78,91998,553
BoussoumaCommune82,615106,204
DabloCommune20,70728,416
KayaCommune117,122208,682
KorsimoroCommune44,54564,321
ManéCommune46,48472,871
NamissiguimaCommune9,75216,559
PensaCommune36,15852,480
PibaoréCommune28,65342,530
PissilaCommune98,460146,671
ZigaCommune34,59948,355
SénoProvince264,991404,104
BaniCommune59,27888,890
DoriCommune106,808180,512
FalagountouCommune18,18033,366
GorgadjiCommune29,91334,011
SampelgaCommune19,22720,935
SeytengaCommune31,58546,390
SissiliProvince208,409336,972
BiéhaCommune30,11252,715
BouraCommune24,54740,427
LéoCommune51,03785,560
NébiélianayouCommune7,67913,134
NiabouriCommune18,95830,352
SillyCommune28,46550,784
Commune47,61164,000
SoumProvince347,335363,633
Arbinda (Aribinda)Commune91,02098,447
BarabouléCommune29,88326,465
DiguelCommune8,9897,368
DjiboCommune60,04283,193
KelboCommune24,15733,360
KoutougouCommune18,65526,713
NassoumbouCommune20,16518,013
Pobé-MengaoCommune24,05218,306
TongomayelCommune70,37251,768
SourouProvince220,622284,947
DiCommune23,86338,076
GomboroCommune13,77012,664
KassoumCommune20,97325,683
KiembaraCommune29,26739,264
LanfièraCommune18,81725,488
LankouéCommune16,14121,910
ToéniCommune30,20232,708
TouganCommune67,58989,154
TapoaProvince342,305605,110
BotouCommune46,95981,128
DiapagaCommune32,62058,930
KantchariCommune59,193109,487
LogobouCommune61,41897,016
NamounouCommune15,05829,298
PartiagaCommune50,075101,439
TambagaCommune40,91764,825
TansargaCommune36,06562,987
TuyProvince228,458329,162
BekuyCommune16,65419,209
BérébaCommune25,21931,258
Boni (Bony)Commune16,37724,427
FounzanCommune32,42443,713
HoundéCommune76,998133,381
KotiCommune24,53431,169
KoumbiaCommune36,25246,005
YaghaProvince160,152169,024
BoundoréCommune22,77315,918
MansilaCommune42,80525,065
SebbaCommune32,37434,763
Solhan (Solan)Commune25,10835,966
TankougounadiéCommune16,45319,462
TitabéCommune20,63937,850
YatengaProvince553,164824,994
BargaCommune30,31951,223
KaïnCommune11,29011,775
KalsakaCommune51,40878,153
KossoukaCommune17,19726,912
KoumbriCommune44,53561,793
NamissiguimaCommune34,90458,799
OuahigouyaCommune125,030199,387
OulaCommune44,69262,811
RamboCommune34,01946,938
SéguénégaCommune60,47898,583
TangayeCommune32,61238,560
ThiouCommune48,29666,589
ZogoréCommune18,38423,471
ZiroProvince175,915241,663
BakataCommune28,07732,467
BougnounouCommune21,20228,921
CassouCommune40,03854,261
DaloCommune10,74612,836
GaoCommune19,88426,449
SapouyCommune55,96886,729
ZondomaProvince166,557239,955
BassiCommune21,55734,409
BoussouCommune23,45532,988
GourcyCommune81,226117,740
LébaCommune9,78113,554
TougoCommune30,53841,264
ZoundwéogoProvince245,947311,940
BéréCommune28,73833,474
BindéCommune36,51242,769
GogoCommune38,20849,608
GomboussougouCommune46,42070,681
GuibaCommune30,15731,859
MangaCommune33,04244,068
NobéréCommune32,87039,481
Burkina FasoRepublic14,017,26220,487,979

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. Area figures of communes are computed by using geospatial data.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2019)
Males9,894,028
Females10,593,951
Age Groups (C 2006)
0-14 years6,499,211
15-64 years6,969,953
65+ years473,611
Urbanization (C 2019)
Rural15,089,674
Urban5,398,305