Andrainjato

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Andrainjato
Andrainjato is located in Madagascar
Andrainjato
Andrainjato
Location in Madagascar
Coordinates: 21°56′S 46°59′E / 21.933°S 46.983°E / -21.933; 46.983
Country  Madagascar
Region Haute Matsiatra
District Ambalavao
Elevation[1] 986 m (3,235 ft)
Population (2001)[2]
 • Total 6,000
Time zone EAT (UTC3)

Andrainjato is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Ambalavao, which is a part of Haute Matsiatra Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 6,000 in the 2001 commune census.[2]

Only primary schooling is available. Farmers make up 98% of the commune's population, while an additional 1% receives their livelihood from raising livestock. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are onions and tobacco. 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 2008-05-01. 

Coordinates: 21°56′S 46°59′E / 21.933°S 46.983°E / -21.933; 46.983