Andriambilany

Andriambilany is a rural municipality in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Ambatolampy, which is a part of Vakinankaratra region. It is situated at 13 km north of Ambatolampy and 57 km from Antananarivo, the capital.[3] The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 6,000 in 2001 commune census.[2]

Andriambilany
Andriambilany is located in Madagascar
Andriambilany
Andriambilany
Location in Madagascar
Coordinates: 19°19′S 47°28′E / 19.317°S 47.467°E / -19.317; 47.467
Country Madagascar
RegionVakinankaratra
DistrictAmbatolampy
Elevation1,468 m (4,816 ft)
Population
 (2001)[2]
 • Total6,000
Time zoneUTC3 (EAT)
Postal code
104

Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 90% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 6% receives their livelihood from raising livestock. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are fruits, beans, maize and cassava. Industry and services provide employment for 3% and 1% of the population, respectively.[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.
  3. ^ Andriambilany

Coordinates: 19°19′S 47°28′E / 19.317°S 47.467°E / -19.317; 47.467