Ankiliroroka

Ankiliroroka (also known as Ankiroroky or Ankororoky) is a town and commune (Malagasy: kaominina) in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Belo sur Tsiribihina, which is a part of Menabe Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 4,000 in 2001 commune census.[2]

Ankiliroroka
Ankiliroroka is located in Madagascar
Ankiliroroka
Ankiliroroka
Location in Madagascar
Coordinates: 19°50′S 45°9′E / 19.833°S 45.150°E / -19.833; 45.150
Country Madagascar
RegionMenabe
DistrictBelo sur Tsiribihina
Elevation133 m (436 ft)
Population
 (2001)[2]
 • Total4,000
Time zoneUTC3 (EAT)

Only primary schooling is available. The majority 50% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 45% receives their livelihood from raising livestock. The most important crop is beans, while other important products are lentils and rice. Services provide employment for 5% 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: 19°50′S 45°9′E / 19.833°S 45.150°E / -19.833; 45.150