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Madagascar FlagMajor cities : Antananarivo (Capital), Toamasina, Fihaonana, Morondava and Antsiranana.
Available Information : Head of state, Religion, Population, Area, Gross domestic product, Inflation, Map, Hotel, Weather and Climate.

Madagascar Subdivision

List of administrative levels in that compounds Madagascar.


Madagascar Information

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ISO 3166-1MG - MDG - 450
NATO country codeMA - MDG
FIPS 10-4 codeMA
ContinentAfrica / East Africa
Madagascar CapitalAntananarivo
Official languageFrench
Name of the inhabitantsMadagascan
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 National anthemRy Tanindrazanay malala ô

Madagascar Head of state

President of the RepublicAndry Rajoelina (2019)
Prime ministerChristian Louis Ntsay (2018)

Madagascar Religion

List of the main religions practiced in Madagascar.

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

Madagascar Data

Different data, numbers and statistics of Madagascar (Inhabitants, population, economy).

Area587,040 km² (226,657 sq mi)
Population26,326,000 inhabitants (2018) Chart
Population Density 44.8 /km² (116.1 /sq mi)
Length of coastline4,828 km
Life expectancy65.5 Year (2015), ♀ : 67.0 Year, ♂ : 63.9 Year
Average years of schooling 6.1 Year (2015)
Human Development Index 0.519 (2018)
Gross domestic product12 Billions US$ (2018) Chart
Annual change: 5.2 %
459 US$ per capita
Inflation7.3 % (2018) Chart
Credit rating
  • Dagong: CCC (Stable, 0 May 2012)

Madagascar Chart

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Population, Gross domestic product, Inflation

Madagascar Covid-19

Incident rate93.81
Case fatality ratio1.75332 %
Last updated : 2 April 2021

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

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Madagascar Climate

  1. Tropical savanna climate 21 %
  2. Monsoon 20 %
  3. Oceanic climate 15 %
  4. Tropical rainforest climate 15 %
  5. Humid subtropical climate 13 %
  6. Oceanic climate 8.2 %
  7. Humid subtropical climate 3.8 %
  8. Semi-arid climate 3.3 %

Madagascar Weather (Antananarivo)

Today's weather and weather forecasts of Madagascar for the next days to come (The measurements and forecasts are those of Antananarivo).

Madagascar Electricity

Electrical standard in Madagascar (voltage, power outlet ...)

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

Madagascar Airport

Below, find a list of the main Airport of Madagascar classified by annual passenger transit.

Ivato International Airport

Madagascar Hotel

Here is a list of hotel in Madagascar selected by our teams for their qualities. Click the hotel of your choice to find out the availability of rooms by your travel dates.

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

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

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

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
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

List of participations in the Summer and Winter Olympics of Madagascar and the number of medals won.

SummerParticipation : 12Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
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WinterParticipation : 2Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
TotalParticipation : 14Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
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