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General Country Information
Capital: Bujumbura
Population: 9,863,117
Form of Government: Republic

Telephone and Internet Communications in real numbers
Telephone - main lines: 30,400 (2008)
Telephone - mobile: 480,600 (2008)
Internet hosts: 191 (2009)
Internet users: 65,000 (2008)

Country Ranking
DOI* 2005/2006: 0.09
World Rank 2005/2006: 173

*The Digital Opportunity Index (DOI) evaluates the opportunity, infrastructure and utilization of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) worldwide and was created by the Korea Agency for Digital Opportunity and Promotion (KADO) and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). The DOI is based on a scale of 0-1, where 1 is ideal, and the World Rank is taken into consideration out of 181 countries, based on the DOI.

Disability Organizations and Contact Information:

Association Nationale des Sourds du Burundi
Avenue de Buterere
Quartier Industriel
Commune ROHERO
Plot No R1224
Tel: +257-79-978190
Mobile (SMS): +257-79-972-643

Union des Personnes Handicapées du Burundi - DPI National Assembly
Mr. Pierre Claver Seberege
B.P. 536
Tel: +257-22-2-9610