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Burundi

Flag: Burundi
Geography
 
Location:East of Democratic Republic of the Congo in Central Africa
Area:Total: 27,830 sq km Land: 25,650 sq km Water: 2,180 sq km
Land boundaries:Total: 974 km It has borders with Democratic Republic of the Congo 233 km, Rwanda 290 km and Tanzania 451 km
Map: Burundi
Climate:Equatorial. High plateau with considerable altitude variation (772 m to 2,670 m above sea level). Average annual temperature varies with altitude from 23 to 17 degrees centigrade but is generally moderate as the average altitude is about 1,700 m. Average annual rainfall is about 150 cm with two wet seasons (February to May and September to November) and two dry seasons (June to August and December to January)
People
 
Population:8,390,505 (July 2007 est.)
Age structure:0-14 years: 46.3% (male 1,951,879/female 1,930,371) 15-64 years: 51.2% (male 2,131,759/female 2,162,093) 65 years and over: 2.6% (male 85,522/female 128,881) (2007 est.)
Ethnic groups:Hutu (Bantu) 85%, Tutsi (Hamitic) 14%, Twa (Pygmy) 1%, Europeans 3,000, South Asians 2,000
Religions:Christian 67% (Roman Catholic 62%, Protestant 5%), indigenous beliefs 23%, Muslim 10%
Languages:Kirundi (official), French (official), Swahili (along Lake Tanganyika and in the Bujumbura area)
Government
 
Government type:Republic
Capital:Bujumbura
Independence:1 July 1962 (from UN trusteeship under Belgian administration)
Legal system:Based on German and Belgian civil codes and customary law
Economy
 
GDP (purchasing power parity):$5.854 billion (2006 est.)
GDP - per capita (PPP):$700 (2006 est.)
GDP - composition by sector:Agriculture: 44.9% industry: 20.9% services: 34.1% (2006 est.)
Industries:Light consumer goods such as blankets, shoes, soap; assembly of imported components; public works construction; food processing
Currency (code):Burundi franc (BIF)




This article was compiled with the aid of the CIA World Fact book.



 
 
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