Centre Region (Burkina Faso)

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Centre
Region
Aerial view of Ouagadougou
Aerial view of Ouagadougou
Location in Burkina Faso
Location in Burkina Faso
Coordinates: 12°20′N 1°30′W / 12.333°N 1.500°W / 12.333; -1.500Coordinates: 12°20′N 1°30′W / 12.333°N 1.500°W / 12.333; -1.500
Country Burkina Faso
CapitalOuagadougou
Area
 • Total1,083 sq mi (2,805 km2)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total2,136,581 (est.)
Time zoneUTC+0 (GMT 0)

Centre is a region in Burkina Faso. The capital city is Ouagadougou, which also serves as the national capital. Centre region has only one province, Kadiogo.