Alakamisy Itenina

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Alakamisy Itenina
Alakamisy Itenina is located in Madagascar
Alakamisy Itenina
Alakamisy Itenina
Location in Madagascar
Coordinates: 21°38′S 47°9′E / 21.633°S 47.150°E / -21.633; 47.150
Country  Madagascar
Region Haute Matsiatra
District Fianarantsoa II
Elevation[1] 1,171 m (3,842 ft)
Population (2001)[2]
 • Total 27,000
Time zone EAT (UTC3)

Alakamisy Itenina is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Fianarantsoa II, which is a part of Haute Matsiatra Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 27,000 in 2001 commune census.[2]

Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 99.7% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are beans, cassava and sweet potatoes. Services provide employment for 0.3% 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 2008-05-01. 

Coordinates: 21°38′S 47°9′E / 21.633°S 47.150°E / -21.633; 47.150