Outline of Madagascar

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The location of Madagascar
An enlargeable map of the Republic of Madagascar

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Madagascar:

Madagascarsovereign island nation located in the Indian Ocean off the southeastern coast of Africa.[1] The Island of Madagascar is the fourth-largest island in the world, and is home to 5% of the world's plant and animal species, of which more than 80% are endemic to Madagascar.[citation needed] They include the lemur infraorder of primates, the carnivorous fossa, three bird families and six baobab species.

General reference[edit]

Geography of Madagascar[edit]

An enlargeable topographic map of Madagascar

Environment of Madagascar[edit]

An enlargeable satellite image of Madagascar

Natural geographic features of Madagascar[edit]

Regions of Madagascar[edit]

Ecoregions of Madagascar[edit]

Administrative divisions of Madagascar[edit]

Provinces of Madagascar[edit]
Regions of Madagascar[edit]
Main article: Regions of Madagascar
Districts of Madagascar[edit]
Municipalities of Madagascar[edit]

Demography of Madagascar[edit]

Government and politics of Madagascar[edit]

Main article: Government of Madagascar and Politics of Madagascar

Branches of the government of Madagascar[edit]

Executive branch of the government of Madagascar[edit]

Legislative branch of the government of Madagascar[edit]

Judicial branch of the government of Madagascar[edit]

Foreign relations of Madagascar[edit]

International organization membership[edit]

The Republic of Madagascar is a member of:[1]

Law and order in Madagascar[edit]

Main article: Law of Madagascar

Military of Madagascar[edit]

Local government in Madagascar[edit]

History of Madagascar[edit]

Main articles: Timeline of the history of Madagascar, History of Madagascar, Current events of Madagascar

Culture of Madagascar[edit]

Main article: Culture of Madagascar

Art in Madagascar[edit]

Sports in Madagascar[edit]

Main article: Sports in Madagascar

Economy and infrastructure of Madagascar[edit]

Main article: Economy of Madagascar

Education in Madagascar[edit]

See also[edit]

Main article: Madagascar


  1. ^ a b "Madagascar". The World Factbook. United States Central Intelligence Agency. July 3, 2009. Retrieved July 23, 2009. 
  2. ^ The only glaciers in Africa are on Mt Kenya (in Kenya), on Kilimanjaro (in Tanzania), and in the Ruwenzori Mountains (which are located in Uganda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo). See Proceedings of the Riederalp Workshop, September 1978; Actes de l'Atelier de Riederalp, septembre 1978): IAHS-AISH Publ. no. 126, 1980.

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of Madagascar