São Bento do Una

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São Bento do Una
Location in Pernambuco  state
Location in Pernambuco state
São Bento do Una is located in Brazil
São Bento do Una
São Bento do Una
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 8°31′22″S 36°26′38″W / 8.52278°S 36.44389°W / -8.52278; -36.44389Coordinates: 8°31′22″S 36°26′38″W / 8.52278°S 36.44389°W / -8.52278; -36.44389
Country  Brazil
Region Northeast Region
State Pernambuco
 • Total 727 km2 (281 sq mi)
Elevation 614 m (2,014 ft)
Population (2009)
 • Total 49,372
 • Density 68/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone BRT (UTC-3)

São Bento do Una is a city from the Northeastern Region of Brazil at the Pernambuco state. According with IBGE, has an estimated population of 49,372 inhabitants (2009). It is located at latitude 08°31'22" South and longitude 36°26'40" West, and at approximately 614 meters of the sea level.

Fun Facts[edit]

  • The city has a popular street party which the main attraction is a race of chickens.



The main economic activities in São Bento do Una are based in commerce and agribusiness, especially plantations of beans, corn and manioc and creations of livestock such as: chickens, quails and their eggs, cattle, milk, pigs, sheeps, goats and donkeys .

Economic Indicators[edit]

Population [1] GDP x(1000 R$).[2] GDP pc (R$) PE
49.372 208.020 4.404 0.33%

Economy by Sector 2006

Primary sector Secondary sector Service sector
29.21% 8.63% 62.16%

Health Indicators[edit]


HDI (2000) Hospitals (2007) Hospitals beds (2007) Children's Mortality every 1000 (2005)
0.623 1 29 21.4


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