Burundi

Census Results


1979-08-16 4,028,420
1990-08-16 5,292,793
2008-08-16 8,053,574

General Information


Official name Republic of Burundi, the
Official name [native] la République du Burundi «French»
Republika y'Uburundi «Kirundi»
Capital Bujumbura
Capital [native] Bujumbura «French»
Region Eastern Africa
ISO code BI
Statistical agency Institut de Statistiques et d’Etudes Economiques du Burundi (ISTEEBU)

Name in Chinese 布隆迪共和国
Name in Arabic جمهورية بوروندي
Name in Spanish la República de Burundi
Name in Russian Республика Бурунди
Name in French la République du Burundi

Administrative units

provincecapitalarea (sq.km.)population
1990-08-16
census
population
2008-08-16
census
population
2010
estimate
BubanzaBubanza1,089.04223,000338,023354,443
Bujumbura RuralBujumbura1,319.12608,900555,933582,938
BururiBururi2,465.12385,500574,013601,896
CankuzoCankuzo1,964.54142,700228,873239,991
CibitokeCibitoke1,635.52279,800460,435482,801
GitegaGitega1,978.96565,200725,223760,451
KaruziKaruzi1,457.40287,900436,443457,644
KayanzaKayanza1,233.24443,100585,412613,849
KirundoKirundo1,703.34401,100628,256658,774
MakambaMakamba1,959.60223,800430,899451,831
MuramvyaMuramvya695.52441,700292,589306,802
MuyingaMuyinga1,836.26373,400632,409663,129
MwaroMwaro839.60..273,143286,411
NgoziNgozi1,473.86482,200660,717692,812
RutanaRutana1,959.45195,800333,510349,710
RuyigiRuyigi2,338.88238,600400,530419,986
Mairie de BujumburaBujumbura86.52..497,166521,316
total 27,816.005,292,7938,053,5748,444,784
source: population and area - ISTEEBU, Bujumbura, Burundi.
note: total land is 25,949 sq.km., total inland water is 1,867 sq.km., giving 27,816 sq.km. total area.

Expanded administrative units

province
commune
capitalarea (sq.km.)population
1990-08-16
census
population
2008-08-16
census
population
2010
estimate
BubanzaBubanza1,089.04223,000338,023354,443
Bubanza 224.82 83,67887,743
Gihanga 287.32 55,34458,032
Mpanda 125.50 58,91361,775
Musigati 293.82 82,20786,200
Rugazi 157.58 57,88160,693
Bujumbura RuralBujumbura1,319.12608,900555,933582,938
Bugarama   30,48231,963
Isale 111.65 78,74082,565
Kabezi 90.06 49,07951,463
Kanyosha 111.62 78,82382,652
Mubimbi 71.44 41,68943,714
Mugongomanga 135.84 27,98529,344
Muhuta 273.46 60,63363,578
Mukike 154.94 24,66025,858
Mutambu 102.44 43,76345,889
Mutimbuzi 181.15 69,52572,902
Nyabiraba   50,55453,010
BururiBururi2,465.12385,500574,013601,896
Burambi 280.84 57,16759,944
Bururi 391.55 83,61487,676
Buyengero 214.72 58,67061,520
Matana 207.40 42,77744,855
Mugamba 300.82 59,08461,954
Rumonge 324.88 145,074152,121
Rutovu 286.32 46,11148,351
Songa 232.05 51,83154,349
Vyanda 226.54 29,68531,127
CankuzoCankuzo1,964.54142,700228,873239,991
Cankuzo 488.62 47,97250,302
Cendajuru 183.63 32,45834,035
Gisagara 347.40 57,32260,106
Kigamba 563.69 40,77342,754
Mishiha 381.20 50,34852,794
CibitokeCibitoke1,635.52279,800460,435482,801
Buganda 186.28 69,04572,399
Bukinanyana 331.94 75,75079,430
Mabayi 347.54 66,36769,591
Mugina 297.38 88,45192,748
Murwi 256.68 82,23586,230
Rugombo 215.70 78,58782,404
GitegaGitega1,978.96565,200725,223760,451
Bugendana 283.00 108,387113,652
Bukirasazi 87.78 32,71434,303
Buraza 158.78 47,48549,792
Giheta 155.56 73,01776,564
Gishubi 261.80 55,92758,644
Gitega 315.44 155,005162,535
Itaba 222.00 51,13953,623
Makebuko 170.00 59,45662,344
Mutaho 151.40 65,35453,623
Nyarusange   40,90442,856
Ryansoro 173.20 35,83542,891
KaruziKaruzi1,457.40287,900436,443457,644
Bugenyuzi 234.60 81,93885,918
Buhiga 275.42 71,47474,946
Gihogazi 192.40 67,62770,912
Gitaramuka 211.30 78,12081,915
Mutumba 178.15 41,47643,491
Nyabikere 195.11 48,99351,373
Shombo 170.42 46,81549,089
KayanzaKayanza1,233.24443,100585,412613,849
Butaganzwa 103.38 51,60154,108
Gahombo 80.64 39,63341,558
Gatara 103.96 64,11267,226
Kabarore 200.12 62,30365,329
Kayanza 122.36 97,252101,976
Matongo 167.80 70,27573,689
Muhanga 128.90 64,48067,612
Muruta 147.08 57,88860,700
Rango 179.00 77,86881,651
KirundoKirundo1,703.34401,100628,256658,774
Bugabira 235.32 89,25993,595
Busoni 420.89 145,424152,488
Bwambarangwe 193.00 66,81670,062
Gitobe 180.20 57,32660,111
Kirundo 207.29 93,11097,633
Ntega 260.82 98,665103,458
Vumbi 205.82 77,65681,428
MakambaMakamba1,959.60223,800430,899451,831
Kayogoro 442.16 88,55292,854
Kibago 281.58 44,97847,163
Mabanda 294.94 45,83648,063
Makamba 325.08 93,55898,103
Nyanza-Lac 384.98 112,752118,229
Vugizo 230.86 45,22347,420
MuramvyaMuramvya695.52441,700292,589306,802
Bukeye 184.00 66,09069,300
Kiganda 111.58 48,73051,097
Mbuye 123.40 55,34258,030
Muramvya 193.00 81,25785,204
Rutegama 83.54 41,17043,170
MuyingaMuyinga1,836.26373,400632,409663,129
Buhinyuza 262.92 54,48257,129
Butihinda 293.60 96,890101,597
Gashoho 155.26 66,10769,318
Gasorwe 187.20 81,99885,981
Giteranyi 397.82 151,230158,576
Muyinga 379.94 138,227144,942
Mwakiro 159.52 43,47545,587
MwaroMwaro839.60..273,143286,411
Bisoro 127.22 34,17535,835
Gisozi 118.70 27,95429,312
Kayokwe 118.68 49,12751,513
Ndava 173.66 57,28460,067
Nyabihanga 143.44 60,31163,241
Rusaka 157.90 44,29246,444
NgoziNgozi1,473.86482,200660,717692,812
Busiga 121.32 65,14368,307
Gashikanwa 142.78 57,08659,859
Kiremba 243.43 93,33697,870
Marangara 182.29 67,83271,127
Mwumba 128.70 61,58464,576
Ngozi 184.46 120,557126,413
Nyamurenza 96.98 57,20259,981
Ruhororo 154.10 62,33765,365
Tangara 219.80 75,64079,314
RutanaRutana1,959.45195,800333,510349,710
Bukemba 251.30 35,47137,194
Giharo 585.86 93,36597,900
Gitanga 290.70 43,72745,851
Mpinga-Kayove 302.12 52,82155,387
Musongati 274.16 52,94955,521
Rutana 255.31 55,17757,857
RuyigiRuyigi2,338.88238,600400,530419,986
Butaganzwa 341.28 63,18666,255
Butezi 334.06 39,17841,081
Bweru 343.22 37,50239,324
Gisuru 535.20 99,461104,292
Kinyinya 267.30 53,03855,614
Nyabitsinda 228.74 51,53454,037
Ruyigi 289.08 56,63159,382
Mairie de BujumburaBujumbura86.52..497,166521,316
Buterere   28,37129,749
Buyenzi 1.40 47,36349,664
Bwiza 1.50 37,68839,519
Cibitoke 11.00 50,89953,371
Gihosha   39,50341,422
Kamenge 10.86 50,07052,502
Kanyosha   59,18162,056
Kinama 3.52 49,77652,194
Kinindo   21,92022,985
Musaga 16.00 43,73545,859
Ngagara 4.50 30,29631,768
Nyakabiga 1.20 20,88321,897
Rohero 36.54 17,48118,330
total 27,816.005,292,7938,053,5748,444,784
source: population and area - ISTEEBU, Bujumbura, Burundi.
note: total land is 25,949 sq.km., total inland water is 1,867 sq.km., giving 27,816 sq.km. total area.