Filingue Department

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Département de Filingué
Filingue Department location in the region
Filingue Department location in the region
Country Flag of Niger.svg Niger
Region Tillabéri Region
Departmental Filingué
 • Total 26,217 km2 (10,122 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 553,127
Time zone GMT 1 (UTC+1)

Filingue is a department of the Tillabéri Region in Niger. Its capital lies at the city of Filingue, and includes the towns of Kourfey, Bonkoukou, Tabala, and Tondikandia. As of 2011, the department had a total population of 553,127 people.[1]


  • Portions of this article were translated from the French language Wikipedia article fr:Tillabéri (région), 2008-06-19.

Coordinates: 14°21′07″N 3°19′00″E / 14.35194°N 3.31667°E / 14.35194; 3.31667