Manambato

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Manambato
Manambato is located in Madagascar
Manambato
Manambato
Location in Madagascar
Coordinates: 13°42′S 49°7′E / 13.700°S 49.117°E / -13.700; 49.117
Country Flag of Madagascar.svg Madagascar
Region Diana
District Ambilobe
Elevation[1] 268 m (879 ft)
Population (2001)[2]
 • Total 7,000
Time zone UTC3 (EAT)

Manambato is a municipality (French: commune, Malagasy: kaominina) in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Ambilobe, which is a part of Diana Region. It is situated at the Mahavavy River.

According to 2001 census the population of Manambato was 7000.[2]

Only primary schooling is available in town. The majority (99%) of the population are farmers. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are maize, seeds of catechu and vanilla. 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 2008-02-13.

Coordinates: 13°42′S 49°7′E / 13.700°S 49.117°E / -13.700; 49.117