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State o Goiás
Banner o State o Goiás
Coat o airms o State o Goiás
Coat of arms
Location o State o Goiás in Brazil
Location o State o Goiás in Brazil
Coordinates: 15°56′S 50°8′W / 15.933°S 50.133°W / -15.933; -50.133
Kintra  Brazil
Caipital an Lairgest Ceety Goiânia
 • Govrenor Marconi Perillo
 • Vice Governor José Eliton
 • Tot 340,086 km2 (131,308 sq mi)
Aurie rank 7t
Population (2010 census)[1]
 • Tot 6,004,045
 • Rank 12t
 • Density 18/km2 (46/sq mi)
 • Density rank 17t
Demonym(s) Goiano
 • Year 2006 estimate
 • Total R$ 57,091,000,000 (9t)
 • Per caipita R$ 9,962 (12t)
 • Year 2005
 • Category 0.800 – high (9t)
Time zone BRT (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST) BRST (UTC-2)
Postal Code 73700-000 to 76790-000
ISO 3166 code BR-GO
Wabsteid goias.gov.br

Goiás (Portuguese pronunciation: [ɡoˈjas]) is a state o Brazil, locatit in the central pairt o the kintra. The name Goiás (umwhile, Goyaz) comes frae the name o an indigenous commonty. The oreeginal wird seems tae hae been guaiá, a compound of gua e iá, meanin "the same person" or "fowk o the same oreegin." Neebourin states are (frae north clockwise) Tocantins, Bahia, Minas Gerais, the Federal Destrict, Mato Grosso do Sul an Mato Grosso.

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