About Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso is located in West Africa and borders Mali to the north, Niger to the east, Benin to the south-east, Togo and Ghana to the south, and Ivory Coast to the south west. The country occupies an area of 274.200 sq. km, with a population of 18,364,140 people. The country’s economy is dependent on agriculture with its most important products being peanuts, cotton, corn, millet, sorghum, cows, goats and sheep. Triggered by draught, the country has suffered from frequent food crises in recent years while livelihoods of nearly 90% of the population are based on agriculture and livestock. Burkina Faso ranks 181 on Human Development Index (2014).
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