Ambodiampana, Sambava

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Ambodiampana
Ambodiampana is located in Madagascar
Ambodiampana
Ambodiampana
Location in Madagascar
Coordinates: 14°32′S 49°52′E / 14.533°S 49.867°E / -14.533; 49.867
Country  Madagascar
Region Sava
District Sambava
Elevation[1] 134 m (440 ft)
Population (2001)[2]
 • Total 13,000
Time zone EAT (UTC3)

Ambodiampana is a town and commune (Malagasy: kaominina) in northern Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Sambava, which is a part of Sava Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 13,000 in 2001 commune census.[2]

Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 99.99% of the population in the commune are farmers. The most important crop is vanilla, while other important products are coffee and rice. Services provide employment for 0.01% of the population.[2]

References and notes[edit]

  1. ^ Estimated based on DEM data from Shuttle Radar Topography Mission
  2. ^ a b c "ILO census data". Cornell University. 2002. Retrieved 2008-02-23. 

Coordinates: 14°32′S 49°52′E / 14.533°S 49.867°E / -14.533; 49.867