Ambatomainty, Ikalamavony

Ambatomainty is a rural municipality in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Ikalamavony District, which is a part of Haute Matsiatra Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 12,421 in 2018.

Ambatomainty
Ambatomainty is located in Madagascar
Ambatomainty
Ambatomainty
Location in Madagascar
Coordinates: 20°54′S 46°27′E / 20.900°S 46.450°E / -20.900; 46.450
Country Madagascar
RegionHaute Matsiatra
DistrictIkalamavony
Elevation749 m (2,457 ft)
Population
 (2018)
 • Total12,421
Time zoneUTC3 (EAT)
ClimateCwa

Only primary schooling is available. The majority 95% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 5% receives their livelihood from raising livestock. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are peanuts, beans and cassava.[2]


RoadsEdit

The partly unpaved National road 42 links the town to Isorana and Fianarantsoa.

See alsoEdit

  • Ranotsara - a fonkontany (village) of this municipality.

References and notesEdit

  1. ^ Estimated based on DEM data from Shuttle Radar Topography Mission
  2. ^ "ILO census data". Cornell University. 2002. Retrieved 2008-05-01.

Coordinates: 20°54′S 46°27′E / 20.900°S 46.450°E / -20.900; 46.450