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Madagascar

Capital: Antananarivo
World Bank Region: Sub-Saharan Africa
World Bank Income level: Low income
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Land area (km2): 581,540 (2007)
 
Population (people): 19,371,031 (2007)
 
Population density (people per km2 land area): 33.31 (2007)
 
Population growth (annual): 2.9% (2007)
 
Life expectancy at birth (years): 62 (2007)
 
Infant mortality rate (per 1000 live births): 48 (2007)
 
GDP per capita, PPP (current international $): $1,382.71 (2007)
 
GDP growth (annual): 6.2% (2007)

 
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Terrestrial Protected Areas over 100km2
Name WDPA ID (Link to DOPA) WDPA ID (Link to BIOPAMA) Area (km2) IUCN Management Category
Alaotra 352238 352238 469 Not Reported
Ambatovaky 5037 5037 249 IV
Ambia 555549455 555549455 207 Not Reported
Ambodivahibe 555548868 555548868 200 Not Reported
Ambohijanahary 5030 5030 243 IV
Analamerana 5022 5022 420 IV
Andohahela 2303 2303 727 II
Andringitra 2308 2308 310 II
Angavo 555549450 555549450 428 Not Reported
Anjanaharibe-Sud 5023 5023 183 IV
Anjozorobe 352242 352242 523 Not Reported
Ankarafantsika 1299 1299 1351 II
Ankarana 5024 5024 253 II
Ankarea 555548848 555548848 379 Not Reported
Ankivony 555548847 555548847 345 Not Reported
Ankodida 352243 352243 105 Not Reported
Baie de Baly 303698 303698 653 VI
Behara-Tranomaro 555549451 555549451 966 Not Reported
Bemarivo 5031 5031 120 IV
Beteny 555549448 555549448 104 Not Reported
Bongolava 352244 352244 606 Not Reported
Corridor entre Parcelles I et II d'Andohahela 555549453 555549453 182 Not Reported
Corridor Marojejy Tsaratanana 555549464 555549464 2294 Not Reported
Daraina 352245 352245 707 Not Reported
Ekintso 555549465 555549465 911 Not Reported
Extension ala maiky Ampamalora 555549463 555549463 121 Not Reported
Extension ala maiky Ankodida Tsimelahy 555549462 555549462 120 Not Reported
Fandrina Vondrozo 352246 352246 4957 Not Reported
Fimihara 555548844 555548844 337 Not Reported
Ifotaka 352247 352247 223 Not Reported
Isalo 2312 2312 866 II
Kalambatritra 5027 5027 312 IV
Kasijy 5033 5033 230 IV
Kirindy Mitea 303700 303700 812 VI
Lac Kinkony 555547960 555547960 151 Not Reported
Lac Tsimanampetsotsa 166881 166881 459 Not Reported
Littoral Sud Toliara 555549447 555549447 2865 Not Reported
Mahavavy Kinkony 352248 352248 2615 Not Reported
Makira 352249 352249 3649 Not Reported
Mananara-Nord 26071 26071 237 II
Mangerivola 5038 5038 107 IV
Manjaboaka 555548842 555548842 253 Not Reported
Manongarivo 5026 5026 416 IV
Mantadia 26070 26070 155 II
Marobasia 555549458 555549458 262 Not Reported
Marojejy 2305 2305 598 II
Marotandrano 5035 5035 407 IV
Masoala 303695 303695 2095 II
Menabe 352251 352251 1249 Not Reported
Midongy du sud 20272 20272 2059 VI
Mikea 354012 354012 3218 Not Reported
Montagne d'Ambre 2314 2314 227 II
Nosy Ve 555548851 555548851 200 Not Reported
Onilahy 352253 352253 1583 Not Reported
Rainforests of the Atsinanana 903062 903062 4785 Not Assigned
Ranobe PK 32 555549460 555549460 1686 Not Reported
Ranomafana 20287 20287 405 II
Sahamalaza 352254 352254 258 Not Reported
Soariake 555548845 555548845 443 Not Reported
Soariake 555549461 555549461 451 Not Reported
Sud-Ouest Ifotaky 555549452 555549452 571 Not Reported
Tahosoa 555548846 555548846 162 Not Reported
Tampoketsa Analamaitso 5036 5036 226 IV
Teariake 555548841 555548841 261 Not Reported
Tsaratanana 2306 2306 492 Ia
Tsimanampetsotsa 2307 2307 459 II
Tsingy de Bemaraha 303702 303702 732 Ia
Tsingy de Bemaraha 2302 2302 834 Ia
Tsingy de Bemaraha Strict Nature Reserve 26653 26653 1566 Not Assigned
Tsingy de Namoroka 2309 2309 221 VI
Velondriake 555512161 555512161 645 VI
Vohibasia 303701 303701 196 II
Zahamena 2304 2304 414 II
Zahamena 354013 354013 225 Not Reported
Zahamena Ankeniheny 352256 352256 4458 Not Reported
Zombitse-Vohibasia 20273 20273 173 II
Zone humide de Mandrozo 555547961 555547961 151 Not Reported
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Terrestrial Ecoregions
Name % of country covered % of ecoregion protected in country % of ecoregion protected worldwide % of ecoregion within country % country contribution to protection worldwide
Madagascar dry deciduous forests 8.46 3.52 3.52 100.0 100.0
Madagascar ericoid thickets 0.07 11.25 11.25 100.0 100.0
Madagascar lowland forests 6.24 9.41 9.41 100.0 100.0
Madagascar mangroves 0.29 4.37 4.37 100.0 100.0
Madagascar spiny thickets 2.42 2.12 2.12 100.0 100.0
Madagascar subhumid forests 11.11 5.21 5.21 100.0 100.0
Madagascar succulent woodlands 4.44 2.33 2.33 100.0 100.0
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