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Sikasso Region
Region
Location within Mali
Location within Mali
Country  Mali
Area
 • Total 70,280 km2 (27,140 sq mi)
Population (2009 census)
 • Total 2,625,919
 • Density 37.3637/km2 (96.771/sq mi)
Time zone UTC (UTC±0)

The Sikasso Region is a region in Mali. Sikasso is the capital of the region. It is the second largest city in Mali. Because of people fleeing the violence in Côte d'Ivoire the city is growing quickly.

Other important towns are Bougouni and Koutiala.

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