Anosiala, Manakara

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Country  Madagascar
Region Vatovavy-Fitovinany
District Manakara
Population (2001)[1]
 • Total 9,000
Time zone EAT (UTC3)

Anosiala is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Manakara, which is a part of Vatovavy-Fitovinany Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 9,000 in 2001 commune census.[1]

Only primary schooling is available. The majority 93% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crops are coffee and rice, while other important agricultural products are bananas and lychee. Services provide employment for 2% of the population. Additionally fishing employs 5% of the population.[1]

References and notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "ILO census data". Cornell University. 2002. Retrieved 2008-05-03. 

Coordinates: 22°02′22″S 48°01′46″E / 22.0394°S 48.0294°E / -22.0394; 48.0294