Amboriala

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Amboriala
Amboriala is located in Madagascar
Amboriala
Amboriala
Location in Madagascar
Coordinates: 13°47′S 49°28′E / 13.783°S 49.467°E / -13.783; 49.467
Country  Madagascar
Region Sava
District Vohemar
Elevation[1] 696 m (2,283 ft)
Population (2001)[2]
 • Total 7,000
Time zone EAT (UTC3)

Amboriala is a town and commune (Malagasy: kaominina) in northern Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Vohemar, which is a part of Sava Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 7,000 in 2001 commune census.[2]

Only primary schooling is available in town. The majority 99% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crops are rice and vanilla, while other important agricultural products are coffee and beans. Services provide employment for 1% 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 2008-02-25. 

Coordinates: 13°47′S 49°28′E / 13.783°S 49.467°E / -13.783; 49.467