Mahajanga Province

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Mahajanga
Province
Map of Madagascar with Mahajanga highlighted
Map of Madagascar with Mahajanga highlighted
Coordinates (Capital): 16°45′S 46°15′E / 16.750°S 46.250°E / -16.750; 46.250Coordinates: 16°45′S 46°15′E / 16.750°S 46.250°E / -16.750; 46.250
Country Madagascar
Capital Mahajanga
Area
 • Total 150,023 km2 (57,924 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 • Total 1,896,000
 • Density 13/km2 (33/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+3

Mahajanga is a former province of Madagascar with an area of 150,023 km². It had a population of 1,896,000 (2004). Its capital was Mahajanga.

Except for Fianarantsoa, Mahajanga Province bordered all of the country's other provinces:

Administrative divisions[edit]

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Mahajanga Province was divided into four regions - Betsiboka, Boeny, Melaky and Sofia. These four regions became the first-level administrative divisions when the provinces were abolished in 2009. They are subdivided into 20 districts: