São Lourenço da Mata

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São Lourenço da Mata
São Lourenço da Mata is located in Brazil
São Lourenço da Mata
São Lourenço da Mata
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 8°0′7″S 35°1′4″W / 8.00194°S 35.01778°W / -8.00194; -35.01778
Country Brazil
State Pernambuco
Time zoneUTC-3 (UTC-3)

São Lourenço da Mata is a city located in the greater Recife metropolitan area in the state of Pernambuco, with a population of 102,945 inhabitants (2010 estimate by IBGE). The city was one of the hosts of the 2014 FIFA World Cup together with Recife. The new Arena Cidade da Copa is set to boost the local economy with the construction of a new stadium, flats, car parks, hospital, technical school, shopping center, integrated metro-bus station, and road improvements.



The main economic activities in São Lourenço da Mata are based in general industry, especially the electrical and transportation sectors.

Economic Indicators[edit]

Population [1] GDP x (1000 R$).[2] GDP pc (R$) PE RMR
99,945 310.748 3.261 0.51% 0.77%

Economy by Sector 2006

Primary sector Secondary sector Service sector
3.39% 18.73% 77.88%

Health Indicators[edit]


HDI (2000) Hospitals (2007) Hospitals beds (2007) Children's Mortality every 1000 (2005)
0.707 1 98 13.4