Edealina is a municipality in central-south Goiás state, Brazil.

Edealina
Location in Goiás state
Location in Goiás state
Edealina is located in Brazil
Edealina
Edealina
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 17°25′34″S 49°39′30″W / 17.42611°S 49.65833°W / -17.42611; -49.65833Coordinates: 17°25′34″S 49°39′30″W / 17.42611°S 49.65833°W / -17.42611; -49.65833
CountryBrazil
RegionCentral-West
StateGoiás
MicroregionVale do Rio dos Bois
Area
 • Total606.6 km2 (234.2 sq mi)
Elevation
578 m (1,896 ft)
Population
 (2020 [1])
 • Total3,688
 • Density6.1/km2 (16/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC−3 (BRT)
Postal code
75945-000

LocationEdit

Edealina has municipal boundaries with Edéia, Pontalina, Indiara, and Cezarina The important Rio dos Bois forms part of the municipal boundary.

Highway communications with Goiânia are made by BR-060 / Guapó / Cezarina / Indiara / GO-320 / Edéia / GO-215. Sepin

Political DataEdit

  • Eligible voters: 3,162 (12/2007)
  • Mayor (prefeito): Vantuir Alves de Oliveira (2005)
  • Vice-mayor (vice-prefeito): Nixon Claer de Urzêda
  • Councilmembers (vereadores): 09

Demographic DataEdit

  • Population density: 6.16 inhabitants/km2 (2007)
  • Population growth rate 2000/2007: -0.32.%
  • Population in 1991: 4,039
  • Urban population: 2,557 (2007)
  • Rural population: 1,161 (2007)

EconomyEdit

The economy is based on soybeans, corn, rice, beans, tomatoes and on cattle raising. In some areas pivot sprinklers are being used. In the industrial sector there is a dairy, and several brickworks.

Economic DataEdit

  • Industrial units: 05 ( 06/2007)
  • Retail units: 35 (08/2007)
  • Banking institutions: none (2007)
  • Dairies: Coop. M. dos Prod. de Leite de Morrinhos Ltda. (22/05/2006)
  • Cattle: 56,350 (2006)
  • Modest production of cotton—rice (700 hectares)
  • Corn: 3,900 hectares (2006)
  • Soybeans: 13,500 hectares planted
  • Motor vehicles: 374 automobiles in 2007

Agricultural Data for 2006

  • Number of farms: 410
  • Total area: 56,584
  • Planted area: 11,600
  • Area of natural pasture: 33,025
  • Workers in agriculture: 1,300

Education and HealthEdit

  • Literacy rate: 83.5% (2000)
  • Infant mortality rate: 12.88 in 1,000 live births (2000)
  • Schools: 03 with 1,055 students in 2006
  • Hospitals: 0
  • Public health clinics (SUS): 04

Ranking on the Municipal Human Development Index

  • MHDI: 0.768
  • State ranking: 43 (out of 242 municipalities in 2000)
  • National ranking: 1,393 (out of 5,507 municipalities in 2000)

For the complete list see Frigoletto.com

History Edealina was first created as a district in 1976 in the municipality of Edéia. In 1988 it was dismembered from Edéia and made a municipality. The origin of the name is unknown.

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