Madagascar

Summary

Currency Used
Official Language
Form of Government
Caretaker government
Republic
Semi-presidential system
Capital
Contained by
Area
587,041 km² (226658 mi²)
Population
GDP (nominal)
2,653,082,107 (1991, US$)
8,720,543,554 (2010, US$)
3,994,890,763 (1996, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
1100.0 (2008, US$)
 

Country

Internet TLD
mg
Languages spoken
National anthem
Ry Tanindraza nay malala ô
Currency Formerly Used
ISO Short Name
MADAGASCAR
Calling Code
261
FIPS Code
MA
Administrative Divisions
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Countries

Continent
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Cyclone-affected area

Affected by cyclones
 

Organization member

Member of
 

TV Location

TV episodes filmed here
 

Breed origin

Breeds orginating here
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Malagasy
 

Travel destination

Tourist attractions
Tour operators
Cortez Expeditions
Madagascar Airtours
Voyages Bourdon
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Madagascar (1958-10-14)
 

Olympic participating country

Athletes
IOC Code
MAD
Olympics participated in
 

Location

Nearby airports
Adjoins
Time zone(s)
People born here
Geolocation
47.5424248971 × -18.371
Adjectival form
Malagasy
Contains
Events
 

Statistical region

Life expectancy
39.881 (1960)
40.28 (1961)
40.679 (1962)
Places imported from
Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
1.347 (1988)
1.211 (1989)
1.231 (1990)
Fertility rate
1960 (7.3)
1961 (7.3)
1962 (7.3)
Major exports
GDP growth rate
-9.699 (1981)
0.902 (1983)
-1.81 (1982)
Major imports
Places exported to
Internet users as percentage of population
0.063 (1998)
0.169 (1999)
0 (1990)
Religions
Islam (7)
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Government bodies
Governing officials
President of the High Transitional Authority (Andry Rajoelina, 2009-03-17, President)
Government positions
 

Filming location

Featured In Films
 

Dated location

Date founded
1960-06-26
 

Beer country / region

Beers from here
 

Administrative Area

Administrative parent
Administrative children
Short name
mg
Adjectival form
of
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