Madagascar

Major cities : Antananarivo (Capital).
Available Information : Head of state, Religion, Number of inhabitants, Area, Gross domestic product, Inflation, Map, Hotel, Weather and Climate.

Madagascar Information

ISO 3166-1MG - MDG - 450
NATO country codeMA - MDG
FIPS 10-4 codeMA
IOC CodeMAD
Continent /
Madagascar CapitalAntananarivo
Name of the inhabitantsMadagascan
Madagascar National anthemRy Tanindrazanay malala ô
Madagascar National Day26 June
Madagascar Currency Malagasy ariary (MGA)
Madagascar 20 %
Madagascar Calling code+261
Madagascar Country domain code .mg
Madagascar Vehicle registration plateRM
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC +3:00
International organizationUnited Nations
Organisation internationale de la Francophonie
African Union
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
Indian Ocean Commission
Group of 77

Madagascar Head of state

President during the transitionAndry Rajoelina (2009)
Prime ministerAlbert-Camille Vital (2009)

Madagascar Religion

  1. Other 52 %
  2. Islam 41 %
  3. Christianity 7 %

Madagascar Data

City1
Area587,040 km² (226,657 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants19,398,000 inhabitants (2008) Chart
Population Density 33.0 /km² (85.6 /sq mi)
Length of coastline4,828 km
Life expectancy61.2 Year (2010)
Average years of schooling 5.2 Year (2010)
Human Development Index 0.435 (2010)
Gross domestic product7 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
Annual change: 5.6 %
339 US$ per capita
Gross domestic product (PPP)21 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
1,087 US$ per capita
Inflation6.9 % (2008) Chart
Credit rating
  • Dagong: CCC (Stable, 16 march 2011)

Madagascar Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Coal
  2. Chromite
  3. Salt
  4. Bauxite
  5. Fish
  6. Graphite
  7. Rare earth elements
  8. Mica
  9. Quartz
  10. Tar sands
  11. Semiprecious stones
  12. Hydroelectricity

Madagascar Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Bananas
  2. Sugarcane
  3. Coffee
  4. Peanuts
  5. Rice
  6. Beans
  7. Cocoa
  8. Vanilla
  9. Cloves
  10. Cassava (tapioca)
  11. Livestock products

Madagascar Map

Madagascar Climate (Capital)

  1. Oceanic climate 100 %

Madagascar Weather (Antananarivo)

Madagascar Electricity

Voltage127 V, 220 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : C Power plug : D Power plug : E Power plug : J Power plug : K
Power socketPower socket : C Power socket : D Power socket : E Power socket : J Power socket : K

Airport Madagascar

Ivato International Airport  

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Madagascar Hotel

Hotel Lakana HotelLakana Hotel

Ile aux Nattes
Located on the beachfront, Lakana Hotel offers typical Madagascar accommodation on Nosy Boraha. With a garden and a terrace, the property is 5 km from Sainte Marie Airport... view more
Hotel Carlton MadagascarCarlton Madagascar

Antananarivo
This luxury hotel is located on the banks of Anosy lake, a 10-minute walk from the historical centre of Antananarivo. It offers a casino, an outdoor swimming pool, a fitness and wellness centre with a tennis court... view more
Hotel Hotel De FranceHotel De France

Antananarivo
Conveniently located in the city centre of Antananarivo, Hotel De France offers en-suite rooms and a 24-hour front desk. The hotel is a 4-minutes’ walk from Analakely Market... view more
Hotel Radama HotelRadama Hotel

Antananarivo
Set in the city centre of Antananarivo, this 3-star hotel offers a bar with entertainment in the evening and provides an airport shuttle. It is 3 km from Tsimbazaza Zoo. Guest rooms are decorated in a typical Malagasy style... view more
Hotel Hôtel TambohoHôtel Tamboho
Antananarivo
Set a 5-minute drive from the centre of Antananarivo, this hotel is 50 metres from Tana Waterfront Commercial Zone and Masay Lake. It offers an outdoor swimming pool, a currency exchange service and free Wi-Fi... view more
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Madagascar Olympic Games

SummerParticipation : 10Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
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WinterParticipation : 1Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
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TotalParticipation : 11Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
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