Ambohidranandriana

Ambohidranandriana is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Antsirabe II, which is a part of Vakinankaratra Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 11,000 in 2001 commune census.[2]

Ambohidranandriana
Ambohidranandriana is located in Madagascar
Ambohidranandriana
Ambohidranandriana
Location in Madagascar
Coordinates: 19°53′S 47°9′E / 19.883°S 47.150°E / -19.883; 47.150
Country Madagascar
RegionVakinankaratra
DistrictAntsirabe II
Elevation1,584 m (5,197 ft)
Population
 (2001)[2]
 • Total11,000
 • Ethnicities
Merina
Time zoneUTC3 (EAT)
ClimateCwb

Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 90% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 10% receives their livelihood from raising livestock. The most important crops are rice and soya, while other important agricultural products are maize and potatoes.[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 2008-04-22.

Coordinates: 19°53′S 47°9′E / 19.883°S 47.150°E / -19.883; 47.150