Burkina Faso
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Burkina Faso

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Burkina Faso


The continent: Africa
  
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Basic information


Population

18 105 570 number of people[?] (2015)
(descending): 61 in the world of 233 (74,25%); 19 in Africa from 56 (67,86%)
13,66 % (2,73 % annual) ↘
min: 4 829 291; max: 18 105 570; max-min: 13 276 279 (73,33%); mid: 11 467 431;
6 638 140 (36,66%)

Surface area

274 220 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 74 in the world of 233 (68,67%); 29 in Africa from 56 (50%)

Population density

66,18 people per sq. km of land area[?] (2015)
(descending): 142 in the world of 230 (38,70%); 26 in Africa from 54 (53,70%)
13,66 % (2,73 % annual) ↘
min: 17,89; max: 66,18; max-min: 48,29 (72,97%); mid: 42,03;
24,14 (36,48%)

Population growth rate

2,89 annual %[?] (2015)
(descending): 21 in the world of 216 (90,74%); 15 in Africa from 54 (74,07%)
4,64 % (0,928 % annual) ↗
min: 1,33; max: 3,07; max-min: 1,74 (56,57%); mid: 2,20;
0,690 (23,86%)

Surface area

1,51 hectar per person[?] (2015)
(descending): 91 in the world of 233 (61,37%); 31 in Africa from 56 (46,43%)
15,82 % (3,16 % annual) ↗
min: 1,51; max: 5,68; max-min: 4,16 (73,33%); mid: 3,60;
-2,08 (-137,47%)