Efatsy Anandroza

Efatsy Anandroza is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Farafangana, which is a part of Atsimo-Atsinanana Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 11,000 in 2001 commune census.[2]

Efatsy Anandroza
Efatsy Anandroza is located in Madagascar
Efatsy Anandroza
Efatsy Anandroza
Location in Madagascar
Coordinates: 23°7′S 47°36′E / 23.117°S 47.600°E / -23.117; 47.600
Country Madagascar
RegionAtsimo-Atsinanana
DistrictFarafangana
Elevation14 m (46 ft)
Population
 (2001)[2]
 • Total11,000
Time zoneUTC3 (EAT)

Only primary schooling is available. The majority 81% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 8% receives their livelihood from raising livestock. The most important crops are rice and coffee, while other important agricultural products are cassava and pepper. Services provide employment for 10% 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 2008-05-05.

Coordinates: 23°7′S 47°36′E / 23.117°S 47.600°E / -23.117; 47.600