Doany

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Doany
Doany is located in Madagascar
Doany
Doany
Location in Madagascar
Coordinates: 14°22′S 49°31′E / 14.367°S 49.517°E / -14.367; 49.517
Country  Madagascar
Region Sava
District Andapa
Elevation[1] 402 m (1,319 ft)
Population (2001)[2]
 • Total 19,928
Time zone EAT (UTC3)

Doany is a commune (Malagasy: kaominina) in northern Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Andapa, which is a part of Sava Region. According to 2001 census the population of Doany was 19,928.[2]

Doany is served by a local airport. Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 99% of the population are farmers. The most important crops are coffee and vanilla, while other important agricultural products are peanut 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 2008-02-15. 

Coordinates: 14°22′S 49°31′E / 14.367°S 49.517°E / -14.367; 49.517