Ambodiampana, Sambava

Ambodiampana is a town and commune (Malagasy: kaominina) in northern Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Sambava, which is a part of Sava Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 13,000 in 2001 commune census.[2]

Ambodiampana
Ambodiampana Lokoho
Ambodiampana Lokoho
Ambodiampana is located in Madagascar
Ambodiampana
Ambodiampana
Location in Madagascar
Coordinates: 14°32′S 49°52′E / 14.533°S 49.867°E / -14.533; 49.867
Country Madagascar
RegionSava
DistrictSambava
Elevation134 m (440 ft)
Population
 (2001)[2]
 • Total13,000
Time zoneUTC3 (EAT)

Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 99.99% of the population in the commune are farmers. The most important crop is vanilla, while other important products are coffee and rice. Services provide employment for 0.01% 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 2008-02-23.

Coordinates: 14°32′S 49°52′E / 14.533°S 49.867°E / -14.533; 49.867