flag of Madagascar
National Flag

Country name: Madagascar

Type of Government: Semi-Presidential Republic

Neighbouring countries: Rwanda Somalia Tanzania Kenya Djibouti Uganda Seychelles Ethiopia Eritrea Burundi Zimbabwe Zambia Comoros Malawi Mauritius Réunion Mayotte Mozambique South Sudan

Continent/Sub-continent: Africa Eastern Africa

Neighbourhood Continents: Oceania Americas Asia Europe

Adjacent Sub-continents: Western Africa Northern Africa Middle Africa Southern Africa

National Currency: MGA Malagasy Ariary

Country information for Madagascar with demographics details, continent, sub-continent, currency, flag, capital, and languages.

Specifications

Area 587,040 (587K) Sq.Kms.
364,770 (364K) Sq.Miles
Birth Rate 32.60/1,000 Population
Death Rate 6.8/1,000 Population
Life Expectancy 65.50 Years
Population 21,281,844 (21.2M)
Capital Antananarivo
CoastLine 4,828 (4.82K) Kms.
ISO Code MG
ISO (num) Code 450
ISO Code MDG
FIPS Code MA
Currency MGA Malagasy Ariary
Dialing Prefix +261
Goverment Form Semi-presidential republic
Admin Divions
1st: Provinces

Languages

1 Austronesian - Malagasy
2 Indo-European - French