Menamaty Iloto

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Menamaty Iloto
Menamaty Iloto is located in Madagascar
Menamaty Iloto
Menamaty Iloto
Location in Madagascar
Coordinates: 21°57′S 45°24′E / 21.950°S 45.400°E / -21.950; 45.400
Country  Madagascar
Region Ihorombe
District Ihosy
Elevation[1] 376 m (1,234 ft)
Population (2001)[2]
 • Total 5,000
Time zone EAT (UTC3)

Menamaty Iloto is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Ihosy, which is a part of Ihorombe Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 5,000 in 2001 commune census.[2]

Only primary schooling is available. Farming and raising livestock provides employment for 15% and 85% of the working population. The most important crops are rice and cassava; also peanuts is an important agricultural product.[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 2008-04-24. 

Coordinates: 21°57′S 45°24′E / 21.950°S 45.400°E / -21.950; 45.400