Amaral Ferrador

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Amaral Ferrador
Location in Rio Grande do Sul state
Location in Rio Grande do Sul state
Amaral Ferrador is located in Brazil
Amaral Ferrador
Amaral Ferrador
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 30°52′30″S 52°15′10″W / 30.87500°S 52.25278°W / -30.87500; -52.25278Coordinates: 30°52′30″S 52°15′10″W / 30.87500°S 52.25278°W / -30.87500; -52.25278
CountryBrazil
RegionSouth
StateRio Grande do Sul
MesoregionSudeste Rio-Grandense
MicroregionSerras de Sudeste
Area
 • Total506.46 km2 (195.55 sq mi)
Elevation
140 m (460 ft)
Population
 (2015)[2]
 • Total6,778
 • Density13/km2 (35/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-03:00 (BRT)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-02:00 (BRST)
Postal code
96635-xxx
Websitewww.itacurubi.rs.gov.br

Amaral Ferrador is a municipality in the state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. The population is 6,778 (2015 est.) in an area of 506.46 km².[2] It is situated on the Camaquã River.

Economy[edit]

The main economical activities are trade, agriculture (maize, tobacco and beans) and livestock (cattle, sheep and pork).

Demography[edit]

Its population consists of 60% Portuguese ancestry, 25% Polish ancestry and 15% Afro-Brazilians.

Bounding municipalities[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dados Gerais - Amaral Ferrador/RS" (in Portuguese). FAMURS. Archived from the original on 2012-11-29. Retrieved 2008-03-23.
  2. ^ a b c Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística

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