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Map of Burundi

Map of Burundi

Demonym: Burundian
Motto: "Unity, Work, Progress"
Population: 10,216,190 (2011)
Government: presidential republic
Capital City: Bujumbura
Capital Coordinates: 3°30′S 30°00′E
Capital Time Zone: UTC+2
Currency: Burundi Franc
Currency Code: BIF
Currencies Issued: centime
GDP: $1.5 billion (2010)
Per Capita Income: $180 (2010)
Foreign Debt: $573.4 million (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: BI
Internet Country Code: .bi
Calling Code: 257
Electrical Generation Capacity: 52000 kW
Independence: 1962 from Belgium
Area: 27,830 square km (25,680 km land) (2,150 km water)
Lowest Point: Lake Tanganyika (772 m)
Highest Point: Heha (2,670 m)
Life Expectancy: 59.24 years
Fertility Rate: 6.08 (2012)
Infant Mortality Rate: 60.32 per 1000 (2012)
AIDS Prevalence: 2.00% (2007)
Human Development Index: 0.316 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 1.9 (2011)
Literacy: 59.30 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 12

Number of coins in catalogue: 2

Number of stamps in catalogue: 9

Location of Burundi in Africa

Regional Map for Burundi

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