Bealanana District

Bealanana is a district in northern Madagascar. It is a part of Sofia Region and borders the districts of Ambanja in north, Ambilobe in northeast, Andapa in east, Befandriana-Nord in south, Antsohihy in southwest and Analalava in west. The area is 6,543 km2 (2,526 sq mi) and the population was estimated to be 100,750 in 2001.[1]

Bealanana District
District
Location in Madagascar
Location in Madagascar
Coordinates: 14°29′S 48°52′E / 14.483°S 48.867°E / -14.483; 48.867
Country Madagascar
RegionSofia
Area
 • Total6,543 km2 (2,526 sq mi)
Population
 (2001)
 • Total100,750
 • Density15.4/km2 (40/sq mi)
 • Ethnicities
Tsimihety
Time zoneUTC3 (EAT)

CommunesEdit

The district is further divided into 13 communes:

RoadsEdit

Bealanana is connected with the rest of the country by the RN 31 that leads from Bealanana to the junction with the RN 6 near Andrafia.

References and notesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Madagascar Administrative units". GeoHive. Retrieved 2008-02-29.

Coordinates: 14°29′S 48°52′E / 14.483°S 48.867°E / -14.483; 48.867