Songoua

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Songoua
Commune
Songoua is located in Mali
Songoua
Songoua
Location in Mali
Coordinates: 12°30′50″N 5°28′40″W / 12.51389°N 5.47778°W / 12.51389; -5.47778Coordinates: 12°30′50″N 5°28′40″W / 12.51389°N 5.47778°W / 12.51389; -5.47778
Country  Mali
Region Sikasso Region
Cercle Koutiala Cercle
Area[1]
 • Total 107 km2 (41 sq mi)
Population (2009)[2]
 • Total 6,918
 • Density 65/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone GMT (UTC+0)

Songoua is a commune in the Cercle of Koutiala in the Sikasso Region of southern Mali. The commune covers an area of 107 square kilometers and includes the villages of Sirakélé and Kilé.[3] In the 2009 census it had a population of 6,918.[2] The village of Sirakélé, the administrative centre (chef-lieu) of the commune, is 15 km north of Koutiala.

References[edit]

  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 RGPH 2009 (Région de Sikasso) (PDF) (in French), République de Mali: Institut National de la Statistique, archived from the original on 19 September 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 on 19 September 2012 .

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