Burkina Faso

Capital: Ouagadougou
Population:
17 million
Major languages: French, indigenous languages
Major religions: Indigenous beliefs, Islam, Christianity
Form of government: Multiparty republic
Monetary unit: 1 CFA (Communaute Financiere Africaine) franc = 100 centimes
Main exports: Cotton, animal products, gold
Internet domain: .bf
Time zone: GMT
International dialling code: 226