Sofia Region

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This article is about the region in Madagascar. For the Bulgarian oblast, see Sofia Province.
Sofia Region
Region
Location in Madagascar
Location in Madagascar
Country  Madagascar
Capital Antsohihy
Area
 • Total 50,100 km2 (19,300 sq mi)
Population (2014)
 • Total 1,280,847
 • Density 26/km2 (66/sq mi)
Time zone EAT (UTC3)

Sofia is a region in northern Madagascar. It is named for the Sofia River. The region covers 50,100 km² and had a population of 1,247,037 in 2013.[1] The administrative capital is Antsohihy.

Administrative divisions[edit]

Sofia region is divided into seven districts, which are sub-divided into 108 communes.

National Parks and Wildlife Reserves[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Institut National de la Statistique, Madagascar.

Coordinates: 14°52′47″S 47°59′15″E / 14.87961°S 47.987518°E / -14.87961; 47.987518