Ampitatafika, Antanifotsy

Ampitatafika is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Antanifotsy, which is a part of Vakinankaratra Region. The population of the commune was 32,955 in 2018.

Ampitatafika
Ampitatafika is located in Madagascar
Ampitatafika
Ampitatafika
Location in Madagascar
Coordinates: 19°34′S 47°21′E / 19.567°S 47.350°E / -19.567; 47.350
Country Madagascar
RegionVakinankaratra
DistrictAntanifotsy
Elevation1,576 m (5,171 ft)
Population
 (2018)[2]
 • Total32.955
 • Ethnicities
Merina
Time zoneUTC3 (EAT)
Postal code
113

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 rice, while other important products are beans, maize and potatoes. Services provide employment for 5% of the population.[3]

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References and notesEdit

  1. ^ Estimated based on DEM data from Shuttle Radar Topography Mission
  2. ^ TROISIEME RECENSEMENT GENERAL DE LA POPULATION ET DE L’HABITATION
  3. ^ "ILO census data". Cornell University. 2002. Retrieved 2008-04-22.

Coordinates: 19°34′S 47°21′E / 19.567°S 47.350°E / -19.567; 47.350