Ihorombe

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Ihorombe is a region in Madagascar. It borders Haute Matsiatra region in north, Atsimo-Atsinanana in east, Anosy in south and Atsimo-Andrefana in west. The capital is Ihosy and the population was 418,520 in 2018.[2] The area of Ihorombe is 26,391 km2 (10,190 sq mi) and it has one of the lowest population densities of the Malagasy regions.[1]

Ihorombe Region
Region
Location in Madagascar
Location in Madagascar
Country Madagascar
CapitalIhosy
Government
 • TypeGovernor
 • GovernorSareine Tafita Nomenjanahary
Area
 • Total26,391 km2 (10,190 sq mi)
Population
 (2018)[2]
 • Total418,520
 • Density16/km2 (41/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC3 (EAT)
HDI (2018)0.446[3]
low · 18th of 22

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Administrative divisionsEdit

Ihorombe Region is divided into three districts, which are sub-divided into 31 communes.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Ralison, Eliane; Goossens, Frans. "Madagascar: Profil des marchés pour les évaluations d'urgence de la sécurité alimentaire" (PDF) (in French). Programme Alimentaire Mondial, Service de l’Evaluation des besoins d’urgence (ODAN). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2007-09-26. Retrieved 2008-03-01.
  2. ^ a b "Troisieme Recensement General de la Population et de L'Habitation (RGPH-3) Resultats Provisoires" (PDF). Institut National de la Statistique Madagascar. Retrieved May 23, 2020.
  3. ^ "Sub-national HDI - Area Database - Global Data Lab". hdi.globaldatalab.org. Retrieved 2018-09-13.

Coordinates: 22°24′00″S 46°07′48″E / 22.40000°S 46.13000°E / -22.40000; 46.13000