Jangada, Mato Grosso

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Jangada
Municipality
The Municipality of Jangada
Location of Jangada in Maranhão state
Location of Jangada in Maranhão state
Coordinates: 15°14′09″S 56°29′20″W / 15.23583°S 56.48889°W / -15.23583; -56.48889Coordinates: 15°14′09″S 56°29′20″W / 15.23583°S 56.48889°W / -15.23583; -56.48889
Country  Brazil
Region Central-West
State Bandeira de Mato Grosso.svg Mato Grosso
Founded December 2, 1945
Government
 • Mayor Gauchino (PSD)
Area
 • Total 1,021.939 km2 (394.573 sq mi)
Elevation 200 m (700 ft)
Population (2012)
 • Total 7,781
 • Density 0.3/km2 (0.8/sq mi)
  [1]
Time zone UTC-4 (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-3 (UTC-3)
HDI (2000) 0.680 – medium[2]

Jangada is a municipality in the Brazilian state of Mato Grosso.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2012 Populational Estimate". Censo Populacional 2012. Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE). July 2012. Retrieved September 8, 2012. 
  2. ^ [1] - UNDP