Ankaranana is a rural village and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Soavinandriana, which is a part of Itasy Region. The population of the village is 2,100 while the whole commune was estimated to be approximately 8,000 in 2001 commune census. Primary and secondary schooling is available. The majority 99% of the population of the commune are farmers. Reach small-scale farming on volcanic soil.