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Madagascar's Quick Facts

Land Area 581,540 km2
Water Area 5,501 km2
Total Area 587,041 km2
Population 24,430,325
Population Density 41.62 / km2
Government Type Semi-Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $37.48 Billion
GDP Per Capita $1,500
Currency Ariary (MGA)
Largest Cities
  • Antananarivo (3,368,585)
  • Toamasina (434,398)
  • Antsirabe (355,832)
Madagascar Flag:
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The Madagascar flag was officially adopted on October 14, 1958.

Red, white and green are the original colors of the ancient Kingdom of Madagascar, and green is reflective of the country's former peasant class (the Hova).

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Madagascar Coat of Arms:
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The national seal of Madagascar contains a map of the island set in a white circle with the head of a Zebu below and green and red rays emanating above (representative of the sun).

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