Sourou Province

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Sourou
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 Tougan
Area
 • Total 2,226 sq mi (5,765 km2)
Population (2006)
 • Total 219,826
Time zone GMT 0 (UTC+0)

Sourou is one of the 45 provinces of Burkina Faso, located in its Boucle du Mouhoun.

Its capital is Tougan.

Education[edit]

In 2011 the province had 162 primary schools and 17 secondary schools.[1]

Healthcare[edit]

In 2011 the province had 27 health and social promotion centers (Centres de santé et de promotion sociale), 5 doctors and 89 nurses.[2]

Departments[edit]

Sourou is divided into 8 departments:

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. 

Coordinates: 13°04′N 3°04′W / 13.067°N 3.067°W / 13.067; -3.067