Casinhas

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Casinhas
City
Casinhas na beira da BR.jpg
Etymology: Little houses
Country Brazil
State Pernambuco
Mesoregion Agreste of Pernambuco
Area
 • Total 125.28 km2 (48.37 sq mi)
Elevation 390 m (1,280 ft)
Population
 • Total 14,798
 • Density 120/km2 (310/sq mi)

Casinhas or little houses (population: 14,798) is a city in northeastern Brazil, in the State of Pernambuco. It lies in the mesoregion of Agreste of Pernambuco and has 125.28 sq/km of total area.

Geography[edit]

Economy[edit]

The main economic activities in Casinhas is agribusiness, especially farming of cattle, goats and sheep.

Economic Indicators[edit]

Population [1] GDP x(1000 R$).[2] GDP pc (R$) PE
14.798 37.265 2.642 0.06%

Economy by Sector 2006

Primary sector Secondary sector Service sector
11.30% 7.93% 80.77%

Health Indicators[edit]

[3]

HDI (2000) Hospitals (2007) Hospitals beds (2007) Children's Mortality every 1000 (2005)
0.588 3 33 10.5

References[edit]

Coordinates: 07°44′27″S 35°43′15″W / 7.74083°S 35.72083°W / -7.74083; -35.72083