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Boeny Region
Location in Madagascar
Location in Madagascar
Country  Madagascar
Capital Mahajanga
 • Total 31,046 km2 (11,987 sq mi)
Population (2004)[1]
 • Total 543,200
 • Density 17.5/km2 (45/sq mi)
Time zone EAT (UTC3)

Boeny is a region in northwestern Madagascar. It borders Sofia Region in northeast, Betsiboka in south and Melaky in west. The capital of the region is Mahajanga, and the population was estimated to be 543,200 in 2004. The area of Boeny is 31,046 km2 (11,987 sq mi).[1]

Administrative divisions[edit]

Boeny region is divided into six districts, which are sub-divided into 43 communes.

Protected areas[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c Ralison, Eliane; Goossens, Frans. "Madagascar: Profil des marchés pour les évaluations d’urgence de la sécurité alimentaire" (PDF) (in French). Programme Alimentaire Mondial, Service de l’Evaluation des besoins d’urgence (ODAN). Retrieved 2008-03-01. 

Coordinates: 15°43′12″S 46°19′12″E / 15.72000°S 46.32000°E / -15.72000; 46.32000