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Madagascar

Country Information

Following data from World Bank Databank and Wikipedia. Latest update 25 September 2012, 05:21 PM
Country Area (sq. km): 587,041
Agriland (sq. km): 408,450
Forest (sq. km): 125,530
Population: 21,926,221
Population 0-14: 43.10%
Population 15-64: 53.76%
Population over 64: 3.14%
Population growth (annual %): 2.89%

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Earthquakes

Relevant earthquakes during the last years (in terms of magnitude, depth and estimated population affected within 60km).

No recent major earthquakes in this country or around this country.

Storms

Storms information are collected from NASA-TRMM, NHC, JTWC, CPHC, IBTrACS-WMO.

  • TWENTYONE
    Observation started the 28 Mar 2020 06:00 PM
    Latest Update: 01 Apr 2020 06:00 PM
  • IRINA
    Observation started the 29 Feb 2020 03:20 AM
    Latest Update: 10 Mar 2020 12:00 PM
  • GIOVANNA
    Observation started the 10 Feb 2020 12:00 AM
    Latest Update: 21 Feb 2020 12:00 PM
  • XXXX899273
    Observation started the 11 Dec 2020 06:00 AM
    Latest Update: 26 Dec 2020 06:00 AM
  • XXXX899270
    Observation started the 01 Feb 2020 06:00 AM
    Latest Update: 11 Feb 2020 06:00 AM
  • XXXX894251
    Observation started the 21 Apr 2020 06:00 AM
    Latest Update: 24 Apr 2020 06:00 AM
  • XXXX894246
    Observation started the 01 Feb 2020 06:00 AM
    Latest Update: 08 Feb 2020 06:00 AM
  • XXXX893242
    Observation started the 21 Jan 2021 06:00 AM
    Latest Update: 29 Jan 2020 06:00 AM
  • XXXX892239
    Observation started the 21 Feb 2020 06:00 AM
    Latest Update: 27 Feb 2020 06:00 AM
  • XXXX889226
    Observation started the 11 Dec 2020 06:00 AM
    Latest Update: 14 Dec 2020 06:00 AM
  • XXXX888221
    Observation started the 21 Feb 2020 06:00 AM
    Latest Update: 29 Feb 2020 06:00 AM
  • XXXX888218
    Observation started the 01 Jan 2021 06:00 AM
    Latest Update: 04 Jan 2021 06:00 AM
  • XXXX888219
    Observation started the 01 Jan 2021 06:00 AM
    Latest Update: 04 Jan 2021 06:00 AM
  • XXXX885207
    Observation started the 21 Feb 2020 06:00 AM
    Latest Update: 25 Feb 2020 06:00 AM
  • XXXX876160
    Observation started the 21 Feb 2020 06:00 AM
    Latest Update: 26 Feb 2020 06:00 AM
  • XXXX865084
    Observation started the 11 Jan 2021 06:00 AM
    Latest Update: 15 Jan 2021 06:00 AM
  • XXXX851006
    Observation started the 21 Mar 2020 06:00 AM
    Latest Update: 28 Mar 2020 06:00 AM
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Floods

Floods information have been extracted from the Dartmouth Flood Observatory.

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Volcanoes

Volcanoes information have been extracted from Smithsonian Institution - Global Volcanism Program.

MadagascarJANFEBMARAPRMAYJUNJULAUGSEPOCTNOVDEC
                                               
Rainy season                     
Flood                               
Tropical storm                   
Drought                           
Sowing / planting      sweet potatowheatrice (hosy)          potatorice, maize, sorghum
Harvesting      potatorice, maize, potato, sorghumricesweet potato        wheatrice (hosy)
Lean season                               
Locust                           

The following maps have been collected from UNOSAT, WFP, ITHACA and ReliefWeb.

published the 30 Mar 2020

Madagascar Cyclone Giovanna et Tempête Irina Qui Fait Quoi Où par Districts (situation du 20 mars 2012)

Madagascar Cyclone Giovanna et Tempête Irina Qui Fait Quoi Où par Districts (situation du 20 mars 2012)
source: ReliefWeb
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published the 21 Mar 2020

Madagascar: Cyclone Tropical Giovanna - Dégâts Sur L?Agriculture (situation du 8 Mars 2012)

Madagascar: Cyclone Tropical Giovanna - Dégâts Sur L?Agriculture (situation du 8 Mars 2012)
source: ReliefWeb
file type: n.a., file size: n.a.
published the 21 Mar 2020

Madagascar: Cyclone Tropical Giovanna - Sécurité Alimentaire Dégâts, Réponses, Besoins (situation du 8 Mars 2012)

Madagascar: Cyclone Tropical Giovanna - Sécurité Alimentaire Dégâts, Réponses, Besoins (situation du 8 Mars 2012)
source: ReliefWeb
file type: n.a., file size: n.a.
published the 21 Mar 2020

Madagascar: Cyclone Giovanna - Sante Dégâts (situation du 8 Mars 2012)

Madagascar: Cyclone Giovanna - Sante Dégâts (situation du 8 Mars 2012)
source: ReliefWeb
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published the 21 Mar 2020

Madagascar: Cyclone Tropical Giovanna - Maisons Affecté (situation du 8 Mars 2012)

Madagascar: Cyclone Tropical Giovanna - Maisons Affecté (situation du 8 Mars 2012)
source: ReliefWeb
file type: n.a., file size: n.a.
published the 21 Mar 2020

Madagascar: Cyclone Giovanna - Éducation: Dégâts, Réponses et Besoins (situation du 8 Mars 2012)

Madagascar: Cyclone Giovanna - Éducation: Dégâts, Réponses et Besoins (situation du 8 Mars 2012)
source: ReliefWeb
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Hazards statistics are based on EM-DATABASE.

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