Rwanda (GPS: 2 00 S, 30 00 E) is located in Central Africa, east of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, north of Burundi. The country’s area measurements are total: 26,338 sq km; land: 24,668 sq km, water: 1,670 sq km. This sovereign state is slightly smaller than Maryland. The total irrigated land is 96 sq km (2012).
One of the essential features of Rwanda: Landlocked (enclosed or nearly enclosed by land). Most of the country is savanna grassland, with the population predominantly rural.