Ambodiampana, Mananara Nord

Ambodiampana is a town and commune (Malagasy: kaominina) in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Mananara Nord, which is a part of Analanjirofo Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 8,000 in 2001 commune census.[2]

Ambodiampana
Ambodiampana is located in Madagascar
Ambodiampana
Ambodiampana
Location in Madagascar
Coordinates: 16°6′S 49°37′E / 16.100°S 49.617°E / -16.100; 49.617
Country Madagascar
RegionAnalanjirofo
DistrictMananara Nord
Elevation68 m (223 ft)
Population
 (2001)[2]
 • Total8,000
Time zoneUTC3 (EAT)

Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 95% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crop is cloves, while other important products are coffee and vanilla. Services provide employment for 5% of the population.[2]

References and notesEdit

  1. ^ Estimated based on DEM data from Shuttle Radar Topography Mission
  2. ^ a b c "ILO census data". Cornell University. 2002. Retrieved 2008-03-07.

Coordinates: 16°6′S 49°37′E / 16.100°S 49.617°E / -16.100; 49.617