Poura Department

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Poura Department location in the province
Poura Department location in the province
Country  Burkina Faso
Province Balé
Population (1996)
 • Total 9,761
Time zone GMT 0 (UTC+0)

Poura is a small department or commune of Balé Province in south-eastern Burkina Faso. Its capital lies at the town of Poura. According to the 1996 census the department has a total population of 9,761.

Towns and villages[edit]

Largest towns and villages and populations in the department are as follows: [1]


Coordinates: 11°37′N 2°45′W / 11.617°N 2.750°W / 11.617; -2.750