Campo Formoso

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Campo Formoso
Municipality and town
Campo Formoso 2.jpg
Official seal of Campo Formoso
Country  Brazil
Region Nordeste
State Bahia
Time zone UTC -3

Campo Formoso is a town in the state of Bahia in the North-East region of Brazil About 248Miles from the Bahia's capital Salvador. It is famous for the trading of gems and rare stones and caves that are abundant in the county and for host one of the biggest factory of cement and constution materials the Cimpor. The city is surrounded by green mountains on the edge of one of them there are 4 tansmition towers who leave the population of that city to be conected on internet, TV, Cable TV, Wireless and Homephone and much others services. Campo Formoso has a hot weather, is hot there almost all of the years, the temperature is about 25 °C to 25 °C (graus).[1][2][3][4] In 2012 it had an estimated population of 66,859 habitants.

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  1. ^ "Divisão Territorial do Brasil" (in Portuguese). Divisão Territorial do Brasil e Limites Territoriais, Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE). July 1, 2008. Retrieved December 17, 2009. 
  2. ^ "Estimativas da população para 1º de julho de 2009" (PDF) (in Portuguese). Estimativas de População, Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE). August 14, 2009. Retrieved December 17, 2009. 
  3. ^ "Ranking decrescente do IDH-M dos municípios do Brasil" (in Portuguese). Atlas do Desenvolvimento Humano, Programa das Nações Unidas para o Desenvolvimento (PNUD). 2000. Retrieved December 17, 2009. 
  4. ^ "Produto Interno Bruto dos Municípios 2002-2005" (in Portuguese). Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE). December 19, 2007. Retrieved December 17, 2009. 

Coordinates: 10°30′32″S 40°19′15″W / 10.5089°S 40.3208°W / -10.5089; -40.3208