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Officially the Republic of Madagascar is an island country in the Indian Ocean, off the south eastern coast of Africa. Ecotourism and agriculture, paired with greater investments in education, health and private enterprise, are key elements of Madagascar's development strategy.
Madagascar has evolved into one of the world's most phenomenal destinations for natural history travel. The world's fourth-largest island contains an immense diversity flora and fauna Of 12,000 plant species identified here, 10,000 are endemic to the island including seven of the world's nine species of the iconic Baobab tree, some Renowned national parks and World Heritage Site.
Over 24.9 million inhabitants in Madagascar
Over $9.74 billion GDP in 2015
Divided into 22 regions Analamanga is the most densely populated region in Madagascar