Madagascar

January 25, 2014

INVESTITURE DE SEM HERY RAJAONARIMAMPIANINA, PRESIDENT DE LA REPUBLIQUE DE MADAGASCAR

INAUGURATION OF HE HERY RAJAONARIMAMPIANINA, PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF MADAGASCAR

www.presidence.gov.mg

 

April 10, 2016

DÉCRET N° 2016-250 PORTANT NOMINATION DU NOUVEAU PREMIER MINISTRE, CHEF DU GOUVERNEMENT MONSIEUR MAHAFALY SOLONANDRASANA OLIVIER

DECREE N° 2016-250 NEWLY APPOINTED PRIME MINISTER, MR MAHAFALY SOLONANDRASANA OLIVIER

Prime Minister Curriculum Vitae / Resume

April 15, 2016

DÉCRET N° 2016-265 PORTANT NOMINATION DES MEMBRES DU GOUVERNEMENT

DECREE N° 2016-265 APPOINTING MEMBERS OF THE GOVERNMENT

 

Madagascar on the world map

Madagascar
2013 data

1. Madagascar on the world map

Madagascar, the forth biggest island in the world, is located at the western end of the Indian Ocean, 400 km off the south-eastern coast of Africa.

2. Madagascar

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587,000 km²

UTC +3

Antananarivo

Malagasy

Malagasy, French

Ariary (Ar)

June 26, 1960

3. 2013 data - Updated 10 April 2015

(Source: www.instat.mg  and www.banque-centrale.mg )

Population 22 million
Population Growth 2.6%
Life expectancy 64 years (World Bank 2012)
Rural population 73% of total population
GDP 10.6 billion USD
GDP per capita 486 USD
Growth rate 2.4%
Inflation rate 5.8%
Unemployment 3.8% of total labor force (INSTAT 2010)
Exchange rate (2012) 1 Yen : 22.64 Ar
1 USD : 2,207 Ar
1 Euro : 2,921 Ar