Nayala Province

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Nayala
Province
Location in Burkina Faso
Location in Burkina Faso
Provincial map of its departments
Provincial map of its departments
Country  Burkina Faso
Region Boucle du Mouhoun
Capital Toma
Area
 • Total 1,513 sq mi (3,919 km2)
Population (2006)
 • Total 162,869
Time zone GMT 0 (UTC+0)

Nayala is one of the 45 provinces of Burkina Faso and is in Boucle du Mouhoun Region.

Its capital is Toma.

Education[edit]

In 2011 the province had 133 primary schools and 20 secondary schools.[1]

Healthcare[edit]

In 2011 the province had 20 health and social promotion centers (Centres de santé et de promotion sociale), 3 doctors and 72 nurses.[2]

Departments[edit]

Nayala is divided into 6 departments:

The Departments of Nayala
Departments Capitals Population
(Census 2006)[3]
Gassan Department Gassan 32,253
Gossina Department Gossina 18,499
Kougny Department Kougny 15,818
Toma Department Toma 29,003
Yaba Department Yaba 31,579
Yé Department 35,718

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "La région du Boucle du Mouhoun en chiffres". Institut National de la Statistique et de la Démographie (INSD). 2011. p. 6. 
  2. ^ "La région du Boucle du Mouhoun en chiffres". Institut National de la Statistique et de la Démographie (INSD). 2011. p. 6. 
  3. ^ National 2006 census preliminary results

Coordinates: 12°38′N 4°25′W / 12.633°N 4.417°W / 12.633; -4.417