Malishka

Coordinates: 39°44′13″N 45°23′15″E / 39.73694°N 45.38750°E / 39.73694; 45.38750

Malishka (Armenian: Մալիշկա) is a village and rural municipal community of the Vayots Dzor Province in southern Armenia. Malishka is one of the largest villages in Armenia in terms of population and area.

Malishka

Մալիշկա
A view of Malishka
A view of Malishka
Malishka is located in Armenia
Malishka
Malishka
Coordinates: 39°44′13″N 45°23′15″E / 39.73694°N 45.38750°E / 39.73694; 45.38750
Country Armenia
ProvinceVayots Dzor
MunicipalityMalishka
Area
 • Total86 km2 (33 sq mi)
Population
 • Total4,460
Time zoneUTC+4 (AMT)
Malishka at GEOnet Names Server

EconomyEdit

Almost all of the population lives by subsistence farming. The only other places of employment in the village are the two village schools, the two kindergartens, or one of the many "khanuts" (shops).

EducationEdit

Peace Corps volunteers have been active in Malishka,[2] having taught English and holding after-school English clubs at Malishka Secondary School no. 1.

GalleryEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Statistical Committee of Armenia. "The results of the 2011 Population Census of the Republic of Armenia" (PDF).
  2. ^ Syunik Development NGO - Newsletter Winter 2012

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