Vohemar District

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Not to be confused with Vohemar, the Malagasy commune with same name.
Vohemar District
District
Location in Madagascar
Location in Madagascar
Coordinates: 13°19′S 49°43′E / 13.317°S 49.717°E / -13.317; 49.717
Country  Madagascar
Region Sava
Area
 • Total 8,268.55 km2 (3,192.51 sq mi)
Population (2013)
 • Total 255,080
 • Density 31/km2 (80/sq mi)
 • Ethnicities Antankarana
Time zone EAT (UTC3)

Vohemar District (also Vohimarina District) is a district in northern Madagascar. It is a part of Sava Region and borders the districts of Sambava to the south, Ambilobe to the west and Antsiranana II to the north. The area is 8,268.55 km2 (3,193 sq mi) and the population was estimated to be 255,080 in 2013.[1]

The district is further divided into 19 communes.

References and notes[edit]

  1. ^ Institutr Nationalde la Statistique, Antananarivo.

Coordinates: 13°19′S 49°43′E / 13.317°S 49.717°E / -13.317; 49.717