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Commune and village
Kourouma is located in Mali
Location in Mali
Coordinates: 11°52′50″N 5°50′15″W / 11.88056°N 5.83750°W / 11.88056; -5.83750Coordinates: 11°52′50″N 5°50′15″W / 11.88056°N 5.83750°W / 11.88056; -5.83750
Country  Mali
Region Sikasso Region
Cercle Sikasso Cercle
 • Total 293 km2 (113 sq mi)
Population (2009 census)[2]
 • Total 11,234
 • Density 38/km2 (99/sq mi)
Time zone GMT (UTC+0)

Kourouma is a village and rural commune in the Cercle of Sikasso in the Sikasso Region of southern Mali. The commune covers an area of 293 square kilometers and includes 10 villages.[3] In the 2009 census it had a population of 11,234.[2] The village of Kourouma, the chef-lieu of the commune, is 81 km northwest of Sikasso.


  1. ^ "Common and Fundamental Operational Datasets Registry: Mali", United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs https://web.archive.org/web/20120106202217/http://cod.humanitarianresponse.info/country-region/mali, archived from the original on January 6, 2012  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, archived from the original (PDF) on September 19, 2012 .
  3. ^ Communes de la Région de Sikasso (PDF) (in French), Ministère de l’administration territoriale et des collectivités locales, République du Mali, archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-09-19 .

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