Filingue Department

Filingue is a department of the Tillabéri Region in Niger. Its capital lies at the city of Filingue, and includes the towns of Kourfey, Bonkoukou, Tabala, and Tondikandia. As of 2011, the department had a total population of 553,127 people.[1]

Département de Filingué
Filingue Department location in the region
Filingue Department location in the region
CountryFlag of Niger.svg Niger
RegionTillabéri Region
 • Total26,217 km2 (10,122 sq mi)
 • Total553,127
Time zoneUTC+1 (GMT 1)


  1. ^ "Annuaires_Statistiques" (PDF). Institut National de la Statistique. Retrieved 2 May 2013.
  • Portions of this article were translated from the French language Wikipedia article fr:Tillabéri (région), 2008-06-19.

Coordinates: 14°21′07″N 3°19′00″E / 14.35194°N 3.31667°E / 14.35194; 3.31667