Facts and stats about Madagascar

22.6 million

Population. Ranked 52nd in 2013.


GDP per capita. Ranked 172nd in 2012.

Largest city Antananarivo - 1,000,000
Capital city Antananarivo - 1,000,000
Major language Malagasy (official), French
Major religion Indigenous beliefs, Christianity
Monetary unit ariary
Alternative names Republic of Madagascar, Republique de Madagascar, Madagascar
Groups Former French colonies, Hot countries, Sub-Saharan Africa, World

Madagascar Map

581,540 sq km

Sq. km. Ranked 42nd in 2008.

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