Cortês

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Cortês is a city in the state of Pernambuco, Brazil. It is 149 km away from the state capital Recife, and has an estimated (Ibge 2009) population of 11.712 inhabitants.

Geography[edit]

Economy[edit]

The main economic activities in Cortês are largely dominated by the food & beverage industry and agribusiness, especially sugarcane, bananas and cattle.

Economic indicators[edit]

Population[1] GDP x(1000 R$).[2] GDP pc (R$) PE
11.712 63.717 5.485 0.10%

Economy by Sector 2006

Primary sector Secondary sector Service sector
13.16% 27.30% 59.54%

Health indicators[edit]

[3]

HDI (2000) Hospitals (2007) Hospitals beds (2007) Children's Mortality every 1000 (2005)
0.582 1 23 26.5

References[edit]

Coordinates: 8°28′S 35°33′W / 8.467°S 35.550°W / -8.467; -35.550