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Commune and town
Danderesso is located in Mali
Location in Mali
Coordinates: 11°29′12″N 5°28′55″W / 11.48667°N 5.48194°W / 11.48667; -5.48194Coordinates: 11°29′12″N 5°28′55″W / 11.48667°N 5.48194°W / 11.48667; -5.48194
Country  Mali
Region Sikasso Region
Cercle Sikasso Cercle
 • Total 1,645 km2 (635 sq mi)
Population (2009 census)[2]
 • Total 41,723
 • Density 25/km2 (66/sq mi)
Time zone GMT (UTC+0)

Danderesso is a small town and rural commune in the Cercle of Sikasso in the Sikasso Region of southern Mali. The commune covers an area of 1,645 square kilometers and includes the town and 30 villages.[3] In the 2009 census it had a population of 41,723.[2] The town of Danderesso, the chef-lieu of the commune, is 28 km northeast of Sikasso.


  1. ^ "Common and Fundamental Operational Datasets Registry: Mali", United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs http://cod.humanitarianresponse.info/country-region/mali  Missing or empty |title= (help). commune_mali.zip (Originally from the Direction Nationale des Collectivités Territoriales, République du Mali)
  2. ^ a b Resultats Provisoires RGPH 2009 (Région de Sikasso) (PDF) (in French), République de Mali: Institut National de la Statistique .
  3. ^ Communes de la Région de Sikasso (PDF) (in French), Ministère de l’administration territoriale et des collectivités locales, République du Mali .

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