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Burkina Faso

CountryBurkina Faso
Official NameBurkina Faso
Country Meaning(Land of Honest Men)
MottoUnity, Progress, Justice (Official)
AnthemUne Seule Nuit (One Single Night)
Capital/CityOuagadougou
Population21,510,181 (0.27% of the world)
LanguagesFrench (official), native African languages belonging to Sudanic family spoken by 90% of the population
Alpha Code »BF / BFA
Internet Domain ccTLD.bf
Currency Symbol West African CFA franc (Fr XOF)
Central Bank »Central Bank of West African States
Calling Codes+226
Area Total Area: 274,222 km2 (105,878 sq mi)
Land: 273,602 km2 (105,638 sq mi)
Water: 620 km2 (240 sq mi)
ContinentAfrica
RegionWestern Africa Sub-Saharan Africa
Lat/Long12.2383330, -1.5615930
Timezone1 timezone(s)