Madagascar

Madagascar

Madagascar

Madagascar [madagaskʰaɐ̯] (officially the Republic of Madagascar, Malagasy Repoblikan'i Madagasikara, French République de Madagascar) has about 23.6 million inhabitants (2014) and covers an area of ​​587,295 square kilometers to Indonesia in terms of area second largest island state in the world. The semi-presidential republic with a coastline of 4,828 kilometers, is located off the east coast of Mozambique in the Indian Ocean. The former French colony has the typical characteristics of a developing country economy.