Sincina

Sincina is a small town and commune in the Cercle of Koutiala in the Sikasso Region of southern Mali. The commune covers an area of 210 square kilometers and includes 7 settlements.[3] In the 2009 census it had a population of 17,025.[2] The town of Sincina, the administrative centre (chef-lieu) of the commune, is only 5 km southeast of the center of Koutiala. As Koutiala expands the commune will become a suburb of the town.

Sincina
Commune and village
Sincina is located in Mali
Sincina
Sincina
Location in Mali
Coordinates: 12°21′6″N 5°26′30″W / 12.35167°N 5.44167°W / 12.35167; -5.44167Coordinates: 12°21′6″N 5°26′30″W / 12.35167°N 5.44167°W / 12.35167; -5.44167
Country Mali
RegionSikasso Region
CercleKoutiala Cercle
Area
 • Total210 km2 (80 sq mi)
Elevation
370 m (1,210 ft)
Population
 (2009)[2]
 • Total17,025
 • Density81/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+0 (GMT)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Common and Fundamental Operational Datasets Registry: Mali, United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs. commune_mali.zip (Originally from the Direction Nationale des Collectivités Territoriales, République du Mali)
  2. ^ a b Resultats RGPH 2009 (Région de Sikasso) (PDF) (in French), République de Mali: Institut National de la Statistique, archived (PDF) from the original on 19 September 2012.
  3. ^ Communes de la Région de Sikasso (PDF) (in French), Ministère de l’administration territoriale et des collectivités locales, République du Mali, archived (PDF) from the original on 19 September 2012.

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