Analavoka is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Ihosy, which is a part of Ihorombe Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 5,000 in 2001 commune census.[2]

Analavoka
Analavoka is located in Madagascar
Analavoka
Analavoka
Location in Madagascar
Coordinates: 22°32′S 46°30′E / 22.533°S 46.500°E / -22.533; 46.500
Country Madagascar
RegionIhorombe
DistrictIhosy
Elevation632 m (2,073 ft)
Population
 (2001)[2]
 • Total5,000
Time zoneUTC3 (EAT)

Only primary schooling is available. Farming and raising livestock provides employment for 49.5% and 49.5%, respectively, of the working population. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are peanuts and cassava. Services provide employment for 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 2008-04-24.

Coordinates: 22°32′S 46°30′E / 22.533°S 46.500°E / -22.533; 46.500