Analamanga

Analamanga is a region in central Madagascar, containing the capital Antananarivo and its surrounding metropolitan area. The region has an area of 16,911 square kilometres (6,529 square miles), and had a population of 3,618,128 in 2018.[2]

Analamanga Region
Region
Location in Madagascar
Location in Madagascar
Country Madagascar
CapitalAntananarivo
Government
 • Type[1]
 • GouvernorHery Rasoamaromaka
Area
 • Total16,911 km2 (6,529 sq mi)
Population
 (2018)[2]
 • Total3,618,128
 • Density210/km2 (550/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC3 (EAT)
HDI (2018)0.633[3]
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GeographyEdit

The region extends mainly towards the north of the capital. It is bordered by Betsiboka to the north, Bongolava and Itasy to the west, Alaotra Mangoro to the east, and Vakinankaratra to the south.

Administrative divisionsEdit

Analamanga region is divided into eight districts, which are sub-divided into 134 communes.

TransportEdit

AirportEdit

Protected AreasEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ EBDM
  2. ^ a b "Troisieme Recensement General de la Population et de L'Habitation (RGPH-3) Resultats Provisoires" (PDF). Institut National de la Statistique Madagascar. Retrieved May 23, 2020.
  3. ^ "Sub-national HDI - Area Database - Global Data Lab". hdi.globaldatalab.org. Retrieved 2018-09-13.

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 18°56′24″S 47°31′12″E / 18.94000°S 47.52000°E / -18.94000; 47.52000