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Burkina Faso Provinces
Provinces of Burkina Faso

The regions of Burkina Faso are divided into 45 administrative provinces.

List of Burkinabé provinces (capitals in parenthesis):

  1. Balé (Boromo)
  2. Bam (Kongoussi)
  3. Banwa (Solenzo)
  4. Bazèga (Kombissiri)
  5. Bougouriba (Diébougou)
  6. Boulgou (Tenkodogo)
  7. Boulkiemdé (Koudougou)
  8. Comoé (Banfora)
  9. Ganzourgou (Zorgho)
  10. Gnagna (Bogandé)
  11. Gourma (Fada N'gourma)
  12. Houet (Bobo-Dioulasso)
  13. Ioba (Dano)
  14. Kadiogo (Ouagadougou)
  15. Kénédougou (Orodara)
  1. Komondjari (Gayéri)
  2. Kompienga (Pama)
  3. Kossi (Nouna)
  4. Koulpélogo (Ouargaye)
  5. Kouritenga (Koupéla)
  6. Kourwéogo (Boussé)
  7. Léraba (Sindou)
  8. Loroum (Titao)
  9. Mouhoun (Dédougou)
  10. Nahouri (Pô)
  11. Namentenga (Boulsa)
  12. Nayala (Toma)
  13. Noumbiel (Batié)
  14. Oubritenga (Ziniaré)
  15. Oudalan (Gorom-Gorom)
  1. Passoré (Yako)
  2. Poni (Gaoua)
  3. Sanguié (Réo)
  4. Sanmatenga (Kaya)
  5. Séno (Dori)
  6. Sissili (Léo)
  7. Soum (Djibo)
  8. Sourou (Tougan)
  9. Tapoa (Diapaga)
  10. Tuy (Houndé)
  11. Yagha (Sebba)
  12. Yatenga (Ouahigouya)
  13. Ziro (Sapouy)
  14. Zondoma (Gourcy)
  15. Zoundwéogo (Manga)


These provinces are divided into 301 communes.

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