Land Summary in Burundi

Land Summary in Burundi

Burundi’s land area of 25,680 sq km is distributed as follows:
Forests cover land area of 1,720 sq km
Lakes cover an area of 2,600 sq km

Rivers, Floodplains and Swamps cover an area of 80 sq km

Irrigated land covers an area of 140 sq km

Agriculture land covers an area of 21,500 sq km


Arable land 44%

Permanent crops 9%

Permanent pastures 36%

Forests and wood land 3%

Other 8%