Tapoa Province

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Location in Burkina Faso
Location in Burkina Faso
Provincial map of its departments
Provincial map of its departments
Country  Burkina Faso
Region Est Region
Capital Diapaga
Population (2006)
 • Total 341, 782[1]
Time zone GMT 0 (UTC+0)

Tapoa is one of the 45 provinces of Burkina Faso, located in its Est Region. Its capital is Diapaga.


Tapoa is divided into 8 departments:

The Departments of Tapoa
Departments Capitals Population
(Census 2006)[1]
Botou Department Botou 46,898
Diapaga Department Diapaga 32,260
Kantchari Department Kantchari 59,150
Logobou Department Logobou 61,422
Namounou Department Namounou 15,077
Partiaga Department Partiaga 50,303
Tambaga Department Tambaga 41,137
Tansarga Department Tansarga 35,535

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b National 2006 census preliminary results [1]

Coordinates: 12°05′N 1°48′E / 12.083°N 1.800°E / 12.083; 1.800