Ihosy

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Ihosy [iˈusʲ] is a city (commune urbaine) with 16990 inhabitants (2004)[1] in Ihorombe Region in central south Madagascar.

Ihosy is the capital of Ihorombe Region.

Geography[edit]

Ihosy is an important crosspoint for the southern part of Madagascar. It is crossed by the Route nationale 7 from the capital Antananarivo-Fianarantsoa to Tulear and startpoint of the Route nationale 13 to Tolagnaro and Route nationale 27 to Farafangana. It is located on the Ihosy River and has a regional airport: Ihosy Airport.

Religion[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Wolframalpha.com - Census

Coordinates: 22°24′13″S 46°07′33″E / 22.40361°S 46.12583°E / -22.40361; 46.12583