Kourouba

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Kourouba
Commune and village
Kourouba is located in Mali
Kourouba
Kourouba
Location in Mali
Coordinates: 12°0′31″N 8°17′29″W / 12.00861°N 8.29139°W / 12.00861; -8.29139Coordinates: 12°0′31″N 8°17′29″W / 12.00861°N 8.29139°W / 12.00861; -8.29139
Country  Mali
Region Koulikoro Region
Cercle Kati Cercle
Area
 • Total 245 km2 (95 sq mi)
Elevation 360 m (1,180 ft)
Population (2009 census)[1]
 • Total 8,248
 • Density 34/km2 (87/sq mi)
Time zone GMT (UTC+0)

Kourouba is a village and rural commune in the Cercle of Kati in the Koulikoro Region of south-western Mali. The commune covers an area of 245 km2 and includes 5 villages.[2] In the 2009 census the commune had a population of 8,248.[1] The village of Kourouba is on the right bank of the Sankarani River just upstream of where it joins the Niger River.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Resultats Provisoires RGPH 2009 (Région de Koulikoro) (in French), République de Mali: Institut National de la Statistique .
  2. ^ Communes de la Région de Koulikoro (in French), Ministère de l’administration territoriale et des collectivités locales, République du Mali .

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