Anjoma Ramartina

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Anjoma Ramartina
Anjoma Ramartina is located in Madagascar
Anjoma Ramartina
Anjoma Ramartina
Location in Madagascar
Coordinates: 19°38′S 45°58′E / 19.633°S 45.967°E / -19.633; 45.967
Country  Madagascar
Region Vakinankaratra
District Betafo
Elevation[1] 774 m (2,539 ft)
Population (2001)[2]
 • Total 15,000
 • Ethnicities Merina
Time zone EAT (UTC3)

Anjoma Ramartina is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Betafo, which is a part of Vakinankaratra Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 15,000 in 2001 commune census.[2]

Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 60% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 39.5% receives their livelihood from raising livestock. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are maize and bambara groundnut. Industry provides employment for 0.5% 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°38′S 45°58′E / 19.633°S 45.967°E / -19.633; 45.967