Surubim

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Surubim
Municipality
Municipal location
Municipal location
Surubim is located in Brazil
Surubim
Surubim
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 7°50′S 35°45′W / 7.833°S 35.750°W / -7.833; -35.750Coordinates: 7°50′S 35°45′W / 7.833°S 35.750°W / -7.833; -35.750
Country  Brazil
Region Northeast
State Pernambuco
Established April 27, 1893
Area
 • Total 97.63 sq mi (252.85 km2)
Elevation 1,293 ft (394 m)
Population (2009)
 • Total 56,795
 • Density 581.8/sq mi (224.62/km2)
Time zone AST (UTC-4)

Surubim is a city in the state of Pernambuco, Brazil. It is the birthplace of Chacrinha, a famous Brazilian comedian and entertainer who died in 1988.

Geography[edit]

Economy[edit]

The main economic activities in Surubim are based in industry, commerce and agribusiness, especially the raising of cattle, pigs, goats, sheep and chickens.

Economic indicators[edit]

Population [1] GDP x(1000 R$).[2] GDP pc (R$) PE
56.795 205.142 3.804 0.342%

Economy by Sector 2006

Primary sector Secondary sector Service sector
2.82% 12.97% 84.21%

Health indicators[edit]

HDI (2000) Hospitals (2007) Hospitals beds (2007) Children's mortality every 1000 (2005)
0.641 1 249 22.3

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