Mondoro

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Mondoro
Commune and village
Mondoro is located in Mali
Mondoro
Mondoro
Location in Mali
Coordinates: 14°40′34″N 1°57′4″W / 14.67611°N 1.95111°W / 14.67611; -1.95111Coordinates: 14°40′34″N 1°57′4″W / 14.67611°N 1.95111°W / 14.67611; -1.95111
Country Mali
RegionMopti Region
CercleDouentza Cercle
Area
 • Total5,598 km2 (2,161 sq mi)
Population
 (2009 census)[1]
 • Total42,631
 • Density7.6/km2 (20/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+0 (GMT)

Mondoro (Mɔ̀ndɔ́:rɔ́) is a village and rural commune in the Cercle of Douentza in the Mopti Region of Mali. The commune contains 22 villages and had a population of 42,631 in the 2009 census. The commune is the largest by area and population in the Douentza Cercle.

Mondoro village has tanners (Morba clan), dyers, and blacksmiths. Most villagers have the surnames Ongoiba and Morba. A few are also surnamed Goro and Sanga.Jamsay Dogon is spoken in the village. There is a weekly Monday market.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Resultats Provisoires RGPH 2009 (Région de Mopti) (PDF) (in French), République de Mali: Institut National de la Statistique.
  2. ^ Moran, Steven; Forkel, Robert; Heath, Jeffrey, eds. (2016). "Mondoro". dogonlanguages.org. Retrieved 2021-02-22.

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