Centre-Sud Region

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Centre-Sud
Region
Location in Burkina Faso
Location in Burkina Faso
Coordinates: 11°30′N 1°10′W / 11.500°N 1.167°W / 11.500; -1.167Coordinates: 11°30′N 1°10′W / 11.500°N 1.167°W / 11.500; -1.167
Country  Burkina Faso
Capital Manga
Area
 • Total 4,371 sq mi (11,321 km2)
Population (2006)
 • Total 638,379
Time zone GMT 0 (UTC+0)
For the province of Equatorial Guinea, see Centro Sur Province.

Centre-Sud is one of Burkina Faso's 13 administrative regions. The population of Centre-Sud was 638,379 in 2006.[1] The region's capital is Manga. Three provinces - Bazèga, Nahouri, and Zoundwéogo, make up the region.

The Provinces of Centre-Sud
Province Capital Population
(Census 2006)[1]
Bazèga Province Kombissiri 238,202
Nahouri Province 155,463
Zoundwéogo Province Manga 244,714
A mountain, Pic de Nahouri, in the region

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National 2006 census preliminary results [1]