Ambodimanga II

Ambodimanga II is a town and commune (Malagasy: kaominina) in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Fenerive Est, which is a part of Analanjirofo Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 33,000 in 2001 commune census.[2]

Ambodimanga II
Ambodimanga II is located in Madagascar
Ambodimanga II
Ambodimanga II
Location in Madagascar
Coordinates: 17°16′S 49°10′E / 17.267°S 49.167°E / -17.267; 49.167
Country Madagascar
RegionAnalanjirofo
DistrictFenerive Est
Elevation277 m (909 ft)
Population
 (2001)[2]
 • Total33,000
Time zoneUTC3 (EAT)

Only primary schooling is available. The majority 90% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crop is cloves, while other important products are lychee and rice. Services provide employment for 10% 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: 17°16′S 49°10′E / 17.267°S 49.167°E / -17.267; 49.167