Maevatanana (district)

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Maevatanana is a district of Betsiboka in Madagascar.[2][3]

Maevatanana
Maevatanana is located in Madagascar
Maevatanana
Maevatanana
Location in Madagascar
Coordinates: 16°57′S 46°50′E / 16.950°S 46.833°E / -16.950; 46.833
Country Madagascar
RegionBetsiboka
DistrictMaevatanana
Area
 • Total33.1 km2 (12.8 sq mi)
Elevation70 m (230 ft)
Population
 (2018 census)
 • Total25,928
 • Density780/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC3 (EAT)
Postal code
412
ClimateAw

CommunesEdit

The district is further divided into 20 communes:

MiningEdit

The are important gold mining operations in the district of Maevatanana where 20 kg of gold are extracted weekly.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Estimated based on DEM data from Shuttle Radar Topography Mission
  2. ^ REPOBLIKAN’I MADAGASIKARA:Tanindrazana – Fahafahana – Fandrosoana (PDF). MINISTERE DE L’AGRICULTURE, DE L’ELEVAGE ET DE LA PECHE. October 2007. pp. 42–44. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2018-06-12. Retrieved 2018-06-09.
  3. ^ "Madagascar: Administrative Division". citypopulation. Retrieved 10 June 2018.
  4. ^ L’or, le mal malgache !