Outline of Burundi

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The location of Burundi
An enlargeable map of the Republic of Burundi

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Burundi:

The Republic of Burundi is a small sovereign country located in the Great Lakes region of Africa.[1] Geographically isolated, facing population pressures and having sparse resources, Burundi has the lowest GDP per capita in the world, arguably making it the poorest country on the planet. One scientific study of 178 nations rated Burundi's population as having the lowest satisfaction with life of all.[2]

General reference[edit]

An enlargeable basic map of Burundi

Geography of Burundi[edit]

An enlargeable topographic map of Burundi
Main article: Geography of Burundi
 Tanzania 451 km
 Rwanda 290 km
 Democratic Republic of the Congo 233 km
  • Coastline: none

Environment of Burundi[edit]

An enlargeable satellite image of Burundi

Natural geographic features of Burundi[edit]

Regions of Burundi[edit]

Main article: Regions of Burundi

Ecoregions of Burundi[edit]

Main article: Ecoregions in Burundi

Administrative divisions of Burundi[edit]

Main article: Administrative divisions of Burundi
Provinces of Burundi[edit]
Main article: Provinces of Burundi
  1. Bubanza
  2. Bujumbura Mairie
  3. Bujumbura Rural
  4. Bururi
  5. Cankuzo
  6. Cibitoke
  7. Gitega
  8. Karuzi
  1. Kayanza
  2. Kirundo
  3. Makamba
  4. Muramvya
  5. Muyinga
  6. Mwaro
  7. Ngozi
  8. Rutana
  9. Ruyigi
Communes of Burundi[edit]
Main article: Communes of Burundi

The provinces of Burundi are divided into 117 communes, which are further divided into 2,637 collines.

Municipalities of Burundi[edit]

Demography of Burundi[edit]

Main article: Demographics of Burundi

Government and politics of Burundi[edit]

Main article: Government of Burundi and Politics of Burundi

Branches of government[edit]

Main article: Government of Burundi

Executive branch of the government of Burundi[edit]

Ministries of the Burundian Government[edit]

Legislative branch of the government of Burundi[edit]

Judicial branch of the government of Burundi[edit]

Foreign relations of Burundi[edit]

International organization membership[edit]

The Republic of Burundi is a member of:[1]

Law and order in Burundi[edit]

Main article: Law of Burundi

Military of Burundi[edit]

Main article: Military of Burundi

Local government in Burundi[edit]

History of Burundi[edit]

Main article: History of Burundi, Timeline of the history of Burundi, and Current events of Burundi

By period[edit]

By subject[edit]

Culture of Burundi[edit]

Main article: Culture of Burundi

Art in Burundi[edit]

People of Burundi[edit]

Ethnic groups in Burundi[edit]

African Pygmies[edit]
Pygmy mythology[edit]

Religion in Burundi[edit]

Sports in Burundi[edit]

Main article: Sports in Burundi

Burundian athletes[edit]

Olympic competitors for Burundi[edit]

Economy and infrastructure of Burundi[edit]

Main article: Economy of Burundi

Education in Burundi[edit]

Main article: Education in Burundi

Health in Burundi[edit]

See also[edit]

Main article: Burundi

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Burundi". The World Factbook. United States Central Intelligence Agency. July 3, 2009. Retrieved July 23, 2009. 
  2. ^ A Global Projection of Subjective Well-being: A Challenge to Positive Psychology?
  3. ^ The only glaciers in Africa are on Mt Kenya (in Kenya), on Kilimanjaro (in Tanzania), and in the Ruwenzori Mountains (which are located in Uganda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo). See Proceedings of the Riederalp Workshop, September 1978; Actes de l'Atelier de Riederalp, septembre 1978): IAHS-AISH Publ. no. 126, 1980.
  4. ^ Eggers, E., Historical Dictionary of Burundi, p. xlix.

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of Burundi