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Ambohitompoina is located in Madagascar
Location in Madagascar
Coordinates: 19°45′S 47°34′E / 19.750°S 47.567°E / -19.750; 47.567
Country  Madagascar
Region Vakinankaratra
District Antanifotsyu
Elevation[1] 1,606 m (5,269 ft)
Population (2001)[2]
 • Total 41,000
Time zone EAT (UTC3)

Ambohitompoina is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Antanifotsyu, which is a part of Vakinankaratra Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 41,000 in 2001 commune census.[2]

Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 99% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are beans, maize and cassava. 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 2008-04-22. 

Coordinates: 19°45′S 47°34′E / 19.750°S 47.567°E / -19.750; 47.567