Information about Madagascar

Region: Africa
Capital: Antananarivo
Population: 30,326,000
Area (sq km): 587,041
FIPS Country Code: MA
ISO Country Code: MG
GRN Office: GRN Offices in Africa

Map of Madagascar

Map of Madagascar

Languages and dialects spoken in Madagascar

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    Indigenous languages

Found 17 language names

Betsimisaraka Atsimo [Madagascar] - ISO Language [bzc]

Betsimisaraka Avaratra [Antananarivo] - ISO Language [bmm]

French: Africa [Congo, Democratic Republic of] [fra]

Makhuwa [Mozambique, Nampula] - ISO Language [vmw]

Malagasy [Madagascar] - Macrolanguage [mlg]

Malagasy, Antakarana [Madagascar] - ISO Language [xmv]

Malagasy Antemoro [Fianarantsoa] [txy]

Malagasy, Atesaka [Madagascar] - ISO Language [tkg]

Malagasy, Bara [Atsimo-Andrefana, Toliary] - ISO Language [bhr]

Malagasy: Betsileo [Madagascar] [plt]

Malagasy, Masikoro [Madagascar] - ISO Language [msh]

Malagasy, Merina [Madagascar] - ISO Language [plt]

Malagasy, Ntandroy [Madagascar] [tdx]

Malagasy, Sakalava [Madagascar] - ISO Language [skg]

Malagasy, Tanosy [Madagascar] - ISO Language [txy]

Malagasy, Tsimihety [Madagascar] - ISO Language [xmw]

Malagasy: Vezo [Madagascar] [skg]

People Groups in Madagascar

Anjatsy ▪ Antaifasy ▪ Antaimanambondro ▪ Antaimoro ▪ Antambahoaka ▪ Antandroy ▪ Antankarana ▪ Antanosy ▪ Antesaka ▪ Arab, Yemeni ▪ Bara ▪ Betsileo ▪ Betsimisaraka, North ▪ Betsimisaraka, South ▪ Bezanozano ▪ Chinese, general ▪ Comorian, Maore ▪ Comorian, Mwali ▪ Comorian, Ndzwani ▪ Comorian, Ngazidja ▪ Creoles, Mauritian ▪ Deaf ▪ French ▪ Gujarati ▪ Jew, French Speaking ▪ Karimbola ▪ Korean ▪ Mahafaly ▪ Malay ▪ Masikoro ▪ Merina-Vakinankaratra ▪ Reunionese Creole ▪ Sahafatra ▪ Sakalava, Northern ▪ Sihanaka ▪ Swahili ▪ Tanala ▪ Tsimihety ▪ Vezo ▪ Zafisoro

News about Madagascar

Joel and the Madagascar Project - Joel's journeys and prayer requests for recording in Madagascar

Recording in Madagascar - After the recent translation work, recording is now underway in some Madagascar languages

Dr Leoni Bouwer - Leoni steers and facilitates translations and recordings in 12 different languages.

Madagascar - Distribution of teaching materials to churches - Madagascar: 80% of people are animist, 45% of traditional Christians practice ancestral worship, only 7% of people are evangelical Christians. Be part of the great effort to distribute teaching materials by sponsoring a church.