Burundi – A Place

Summary

Continent: Africa

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Burundi is officially the Republic of Burundi. It is a country in East Africa.

History

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Modern Times

Burundi is a diverse country, hosting a population of 11 million people.

The official language of Burundi is Kirundi. It is spoken by 29.7% of the population as their first language. Other languages include French (0.3%) and Swahili (0.2%).

There is a wide spread in ethnic groups as well. The majority of Burundi’s population are Hutu (85%), Tutsi (14%), and Twa (1%).

In the case of religious preference, the majority of people support Roman Catholic (62.1%), Protestant (23.9%), unspecified (7.9%), Muslim (2.5%), and the rest of them are classified as other.

Genetics

This section is under development.

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Sources and Resources

Background

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Journal Articles

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