Analamitsivala

Analamitsivala is a town and commune (Malagasy: kaominina) in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Mahabo, which is a part of Menabe Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 11,000 in 2001 commune census.[2]

Analamitsivala
Analamitsivala is located in Madagascar
Analamitsivala
Analamitsivala
Location in Madagascar
Coordinates: 20°19′S 44°41′E / 20.317°S 44.683°E / -20.317; 44.683
Country Madagascar
RegionMenabe
DistrictMahabo
Elevation65 m (213 ft)
Population
 (2001)[2]
 • Total11,000
Time zoneUTC3 (EAT)

Only primary schooling is available. The majority 96.5% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 2% receives their livelihood from raising livestock. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are peanuts, maize and cassava. Services provide employment for 0.5% of the population. Additionally fishing employs 1% 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 2008-03-10.

Coordinates: 20°19′S 44°41′E / 20.317°S 44.683°E / -20.317; 44.683