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Map of Madagascar

Map of Madagascar

Demonym: Malagasy
Motto: "Love, Fatherland, Progress"
Population: 23,201,926 (2014)
Population Growth Rate: 2.62% (2014)
Government: semi-presidential republic
Capital City: Antananarivo
Capital Coordinates: 18°55′S 47°31′E
Capital Time Zone: UTC+3
Currency: Malagasy Ariary
Currency Code: MGA
Currencies Issued: ariary
GDP: $8.6 billion (2010)
Per Capita Income: $320 (2010)
GDP Growth Rate: 2.60% (2013)
Inflation Rate: 8.80% (2013)
Foreign Debt: $2.3 billion (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: MG
Internet Country Code: .mg
Number of Internet Users: 319900 (2009)
Calling Code: 261
Electrical Generation Capacity: 430000 kW (2010)
Independence: 1960 from France
Area: 587,041 square km (581,540 km land) (5,501 km water)
Coastline: 4,828 km
Lowest Point: Indian Ocean (0 m)
Highest Point: Maromokotro (2,876 m)
Life Expectancy: 65.20 years (2014)
Fertility Rate: 4.28 (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate: 44.88 per 1000 (2014)
HIV Prevalence: 0.50% (2012)
Adult Obesity Prevalence: 1.60% (2008)
Human Development Index: 0.480 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 3.0 (2011)
Literacy: 68.90 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 5

Number of coins in catalogue: 0

Number of stamps in catalogue: 3

Location of Madagascar in Africa

Regional Map for Madagascar

Major Cities

Amparafaravola (Population 47000)
Antananarivo [Capital] (Population 903450)
Antsirabe (Population 186253)
Fianarantsoa (Population 144225)
Mahajanga (Population 135660)
Toamasina (Population 179045)
Toliara (Population 101661)

Languages

Malagasy

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