Boulgou Province

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For the village in Ganzourgou Province, see Boulgou, Ganzourgou.
Location in Burkina Faso
Location in Burkina Faso
Provincial map of its departments
Provincial map of its departments
Coordinates: 11°30′N 0°30′W / 11.500°N 0.500°W / 11.500; -0.500Coordinates: 11°30′N 0°30′W / 11.500°N 0.500°W / 11.500; -0.500
Country  Burkina Faso
Region Centre-Est Region
Capital Tenkodogo
 • Total 2,584 sq mi (6,692 km2)
Population (2006)
 • Total 542,286
Time zone GMT 0 (UTC+0)

Boulgou is one of the 45 provinces of Burkina Faso and is in Centre-Est Region. The capital of Boulgou is Tenkodogo. The population of Boulgou in 2006 was 542,286.[1]

The province of Boulgou is divided into 13 communes.

The 13 communes of the province of Boulgou
Communes Communes Population
(Census 2006)[1]
Bagré Bagré Town 29,328
Bané Bané 24,541
Béguédo Béguédo 19,665
Bissiga Bissiga 21,228
Bittou Bittou 70,760
Boussouma Boussouma 26,473
Garango Garango 71,408
Komtoèga Komtoèga 20,126
Niaogho Niaogho 19,091
Tenkodogo Tenkodogo 124,053
Zabré Zabré 84,728
Zoaga Zoaga 10,892
Zonsé Zonsé 19,993

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  1. ^ a b National 2006 census preliminary results