Palmares, Pernambuco

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Palmares Cultural Hoose

Palmares is a ceety in northeastren Brazil, in the State o Pernambuco, wi 58.819 indwallers, accordin wi IBge 2009. Its main activity is the combined field o agricultur an livestock (Portuguese: agropecuária). It receivit its name frae the Portuguese fowk who namit it that due tae the nummer o palm trees in the aurie whaur run-awa slaves haed creatit approximately 16 quilombos, led bi Zumbi.

Geografie[eedit | eedit soorce]

Una river in Palmares

Economy[eedit | eedit soorce]

The main economic activities in Palmares are based in industry, commerce an agribusiness especially, succarcane, bananaes; an creations o cattle, horse an mules.

Economic Indicators[eedit | eedit soorce]

Population [1] GDP x(1000 R$).[2] GDP pc (R$) PE
58.819 305.367 5.391 0.50%

Economy bi Sector 2006

Primar sector Seicontar sector Service sector
5.88% 9.65% 84.47%

Halth Indicators[eedit | eedit soorce]


HDI (2000) Hospitals (2007) Hospitals beds (2007) Childer's Mortality ivery 1000 (2005)
0.653 3 324 27.7

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Coordinates: 8°40′58″S 35°35′31″W / 8.68278°S 35.59194°W / -8.68278; -35.59194