Carpina

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Carpina
Municipality
Location in Pernambuco  state
Location in Pernambuco state
Carpina is located in Brazil
Carpina
Carpina
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 7°51′03″S 35°15′17″W / 7.85083°S 35.25472°W / -7.85083; -35.25472Coordinates: 7°51′03″S 35°15′17″W / 7.85083°S 35.25472°W / -7.85083; -35.25472
Country  Brazil
Region Northeast Region
State Pernambuco
Area
 • Total 146.1 km2 (56.4 sq mi)
Elevation 184 m (604 ft)
Population (2015)
 • Total 81,054
 • Density 550/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zone BRT (UTC-3)

Carpina is a city in Pernambuco, Brazil. Its economy is based on commerce and footwear industry. Its current mayor is Manoel Botafogo.

Geography[edit]

Economy[edit]

The main economic activities in Carpina are based in the footwear industry, commerce and agriculture especially sugarcane.

Economic indicators[edit]

Population[1] GDP x(1000 R$).[2] GDP pc (R$) PE
68,070 351.448 5.375 0.57%

Economy by Sector 2006

Primary sector Secondary sector Service sector
4.43% 21.07% 74.50%

Health indicators[edit]

[3]

HDI (2000) Hospitals (2007) Hospitals beds (2007) Children's Mortality every 1000 (2005)
0.724 2 99 15.2

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